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The Cardomom Pod Vegetarian

Byron Bay at Shop 8 The Peir Arcade 7 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 8890
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“dahl” (11 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
“curries” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Byron Bay at Shop 8 The Peir Arcade 7 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Casual eatery tucked out of the way and popular with locals. Variety of hot food and salads with accompaniments such as samosas and pakhoras. Reasonable prices and food offerings change daily. Lasagne, samosas and vegetable mornay are my favourites

Thank eurocruise
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Sorry to say that, but the food is sometimes good sometimes really bad…..but the worth thing is the service. There is a young small guy with black long hairs. I can't understand why the owner don't fire him …he completely ruined the shop… He is...More

Thank XXyyXXX
Reviewed 31 May 2017

My favourite place in Byron.Amazing flavours, food made with love, and a great price: $11 for a small plate was more than enough for me. My boyfriend couldn't finish his $14 medium plate because it was stacked on. The lasagne is amazing as others have...More

Thank Nikki Michelle S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Very generous task food served by friendly staff. Best value in Byron Bay. Even if you have never tried vegetarian food before you will be very satisfied with the selection of hot dishes and salads. Leave room to try the chocolate slice!

Thank jmorton377
Reviewed 16 May 2017

AMAZING Vegetarian/Vegan food served with a smile! I loved the dahl, marinated tofu and raw treats <3 I'm Vegetarian, but I think most of what I had to eat was Vegan - most dishes were Vegan!! I ended up eating here two days in a...More

Thank Breanna H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Even if you're a carnivore you'll be satisfied. Just. Great dhal and easy quick nutritious meal.Fun and alid back and tasty.

Thank BarryBoofhead
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food, friendly man, great value. Very filling meal for less than $15. Had the mango lassi, Dahl, koftan balls, spinach & paneer samosa and all of it was fantastic.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

we came to the place and were welcomed friendly. the food is ordered at the counter and later you get a seat. the carrotcake we had for dessert was delicious

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I love the Hare Krishna values of fresh, clean and good tasting food served with love. This place is busy most evenings and a little unusual so be pleasant. The explanation of meals on offer are not like other Hare cafes, its a bit complicated....More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I'm a local of the area for 20+ years and used to love going here until my last visit was ruined by an extremely rude man behind the counter! I was incredibly shocked at his customer service and abuse toward myself for what I still...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Byron Bay at Shop 8 The Peir Arcade 7 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6680 8890
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