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Cheeky Monkey's

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115 Jonson Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 5886
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Bondi Beach, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such good vibes! Good promotions on, fantastic staff, Micheal especially. Good music as well! Top night

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Thank AimeeNicole94
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

The party at this place was good. the food was ok but nothing special. if you stay in the hostel next door the food is half price ;-)

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Thank Tom G
auckland
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8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Drinks are very average, no cocktails, music was terrible definitely need a different DJ, security were quite rude!

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Thank smashood
1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Cheeky Monkey's are getting only 2 stars... 1 for the music that was played an 1 for the bouncer outside that seemed generally nice. My main issue is with the lady behind the bar. Waited at the bar for 20 minutes when it wasn't even busy for a drink just because she kept serving ALL the people she knew before... More 

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Thank Danni P
Gold Coast, Australia
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Positives: - The security guard was super polite, in fact I should have listen to him when he said "Don't waste your time" Negatives: - For a $10 entry fee, I should hope to get a drink out of it...nope...just a bull$h1T cover charge... - The serivce behind the bar...well it's non exsistant - The place smells like what could... More 

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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Such a funny place to go for a night out! Met lots of other people travelling and made some great friends there! Everyone gets up and dances in the tables and has a blast! Competitions and games galore. Is the place to go for a night out in Byron!

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Thank Hurley18
Sydney, Australia
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196 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

It had been a while since i was last here and i will not be returning. $10 cover charge at the door ??? What for ?? Bad music,EXPENSIVE drinks and highly intoxicated patrons. This venue is terrible i am surprised it is still trading because it has not changed in 10 years! Plenty of good venues with live music in... More 

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1 Thank benandmuffin247
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We got a ticket for a cheap meal and the guy promised us that they got chicken parmie! That's what we wanted cause they don't have that back home. Te big menu menu poster at the entrance said they had is as well. We had to wait 30 minutes in line to order and then they didn't serve the dish... More 

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2 Thank Trees B
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We lined up for 20 mins to then get to the front to be questioned as to how many drinks we have had. We had an 18 year old with a group of 28year old people and he stuttered. He wasn't let in because his answer was "the wrong answer". We all had one or two drinks with our dinner.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We were given the "free dinner" card by happy travel company. We queued for 45 minutes looking forward to our free meal to be told that only it was only a curry for free and they had run out and you had to buy a drink first before ordering. We spoke with a barman prior to joining the queue who... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Jonson Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6685 5886

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?