Delicious Places to Eat & Drink in Lennox Head
From Italian restaurants to beachside cafes, these are the places in Lennox Head to eat and drink.
In Lennox Head, beachside cafes are in abundance and restaurants shine a spotlight on local produce, as they put their own spin on classic Australian faves, while more and more global eats are becoming a staple.
To taste your way through the local area, here is our edit of the best places to eat and drink in Lennox Head.
This casual neighbourhood hangout with an oversized deck out front is the place to kick back with a cheeky beverage in hand, particularly on weekends with local musicians. As for the food, the menu leans towards the healthier side with the Seasonal Harvest Bowl and fish tacos being a standout.
50 Pacific Parade, Lennox Head
Light, fresh and spacious, Quattro is a beachfront restaurant that puts a spotlight on flavour-packed Italian dishes. From share plates to pasta, Quattro’s menu has a strong leaning towards seafood. Order a plate of oysters and share a woodfired pizza with toppings starring local produce.
Shop 1/90-92 Ballina Street, Lennox Head
Beef & Beach is a big deal around Lennox Head, thanks to its uninterrupted views of the beach and the seriously good seafood and steaks whipped up for lunch and dinner. Part of The Lennox Hotel, Beef + Beach’s fresh interior gives way to a stellar view, making it a popular venue for functions and weddings.
17-19 Pacific Parade, Lennox Head
With views of the beach, Shelter is a stylish eatery with a menu crafted with ingredients sourced from local producers and suppliers. The paddock-to-plate ethos flows from its breakfast offering through to dinner and if you want to really treat yourself, check-in to boutique accommodation Cupola upstairs.
41 Pacific Parade, Lennox Head
More than just a coffee house (although the folks behind Penny Lane do a darn good job at pouring coffee that’s worthy of any big city), Penny Lane is a cosy spot with a European-inspired menu overflowing with café favourites. And on select nights, the dinner menu is just as inspired by ingredients sourced from local producers and suppliers.
6/90-92 Ballina Street, Lennox Head
Sitting across from the beach, Lex Thai is a real crowd-pleaser when it comes to seriously good and authentic Thai food. A fresh coastal hangout, the white subway tiles and wooden panelling flow out onto a deck area with tables that have front-row seats to the views of the beach.
90-92 Ballina Street, Lennox Head
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