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Railway Friendly Bar

££ - £££, ,
Byron Bay Railway Station Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 7662
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
££ - £££
Byron Bay Railway Station Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I wandered into this place after seeing the sights in the area. The particular night I was there, they were having a benefit and three bands performed. The music was outstanding and others I talked to said that is generally the case. Nice beer selection...More

Thank ttm85
Reviewed 1 week ago

this icon is a must to visit when visiting Byron - great music every night, friendly locals and a good choice of food. it is situated in an old railway station building right on the old train station - easy parking

Thank tallowbeach
Reviewed 1 week ago

Personally sorry that the old railway is no longer operational. However, in its place has emerged a great community asset. Very welcoming, with a large car park and a good view of bus arrivals for greyhound and local services from outside seating. Good music at...More

Thank RogerPaling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ample (free) parking was a big draw card...Byron is so busy these days. The food and beer was as you would expect from this tavern-like place. No risk-taking, just good honest pub-grub. Prices were typical of elsewhere. Staff were friendly, seating options plentiful. Might swing...More

Thank The_Chameleon_Critic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good set up. An old railway station turned into a bar. Great food, good beer, typically you can’t go wrong here. Stone & wood on tap, get the bangers n mash for a feed. A mix of clientele but hey, some live...More

Thank brettoH0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great music great food and a really good vibe. Enjoyed the evening here immensely and the live music was a treat. Very busy and full of fun.

Thank D P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

What a great place for a drink and to enjoy the music. We found it lived up to its name with warm efficient staff. It offers good food with no pretence. The trio of dips was delicious with enough bread to satisfy. Lovely to see...More

Thank maureenwillacy
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Fun night out with locals and tourists. Great location and quirky to be in the station for a bar. Well worth a visit

Thank daryledgar
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The head cook - wouldn't call home a chef can't run a kitchen the place was filthy. Food debris all over the benches and even a few roaches! Huge disappointment for byron bay. I asked him about the menu and he was so rude. Didn't...More

Thank Penny M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

great vibe to finish off the working week :-) live music and caters for ALL AGES!!! no one would feel or look like they don't fit in :-)

Thank Michellesholidays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Byron Bay Railway Station Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6685 7662
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