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Orient Express Eatery

U 1 2 Fletcher St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 8808
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
U 1 2 Fletcher St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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71 - 80 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

The portions were too big for my 2 teenage sons.Food ok but a bit bland.Friendly staff but service a bit slow in peak times( our booking was for 7pm).

Thank Romanydog
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Go easy on the dishes, because these guys give huge serves. In fact, we ordered two entrees and two mains and were warned we had over ordered. They were right. We are hearty eaters and still came home with lunch for the next day. From...More

1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Normally love the food but the last two times we have been we have been so disappointed! The last time we had the duck noodles and the pieces of duck had rib bones so it was obviously just the off cuts. This time could possibly...More

Thank LC0101
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Each time we go to Byron we eat here as it has always been one of our favourite restaurants. However, our meal on Monday night was horrendous - the local fresh produce was wonderful but every dish - entrees and mains - was drowned in...More

Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Had a great experience at the oriental express food was great but the standout were the staff....especially the blonde Swedish girl. Best waitress I've encounted yet.

1  Thank Dylan C
Reviewed 7 December 2015

A group of us shared a few dishes the other week and it was just to die for! The service was excellent too!

1  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 5 December 2015

If on arrival we stood around like a goose for 4 or more minutes waiting to see if one of the several empty tables was available. Staff walked passed several times, neither acknowledged us. Eventually a table was pointed at with the gesture, "go there"...More

Thank DancerA99
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Arrived without a booking and were shown to a table by very helpful staff member who was knowledgable about the menu and dietary requirements were no problem. She implied the portions were big and when they arrived she was right. The pork belly was awesome...More

1  Thank MrRabbit P
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Have been here in the past for exceptionally good Yum Cha, but last night called in for dinner and a catch up with my mate - was so impressed I had to leave a comment. Service was of high standard, friendly and genuine - meal...More

1  Thank Dagman71
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

We have just left this restaurant after our first meal here and we really enjoyed it. The service was excellent, extremely efficient and plenty of wait staff that couldn't do enough for you. We had the crispy veg and tofu spring rolls as an entree...More

Thank LillyPilly888
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 2 Fletcher St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6680 8808
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Modern Asian cuisine at its finest. Dinner every night and Yum Cha for lunch on weekends. Great selection of teas and wines, hand picked to complement the food. A necessary experience in Byron Bay.
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