The Rocks @ Aquarius Cafe, Byron Bay, with it’s beach vibe and friendly service, provides the perfect location to enjoy a casual breakfast or a tasty lunch. Our varied, seasonally inspired menu is complemented by locally roasted coffee, a  killer wine list and a changing selection of original cocktails.

Whether its an early breakfast or a late lunch The Rocks serves delicious modern Australian cuisine from Chef Kathy Hobbs, driven by her affection for fresh produce, thoughtful technique and passion for cooking.


Byron Bay is such a great place to run a restaurant or cafe, with such an eclectic range of local produce, we don’t have to travel far to offer some of the best food in the country. Thanks to all our local suppliers that make our yummy dishes possible.



Our Chefs take great pride in using and preparing locally sourced produce, and getting a little creative. Within our menu you will find a great selection of some classic favourites and a few dishes you may have not yet tried, and don’t forget the specials board!


Breakfast is served from 7am – 11.45am

Sample dishes

Baked Eggs (v)
Spiced tomato, house-made braised beans, provolone 2 eggs, dukkha, salsa verde, toasted sourdough

Green Bowl (v) 
Mixed sprouts, avocado, spinach, poached egg, quinoa, radicchio, toasted seeds, lemon dressing


Lunch is served from 12 noon

Sample dishes

House-made Aussie Beef Burger
Bacon, egg, provolone,butter crunch lettuce, tomato, beetroot, grilled onions, hickory smoked bbq sauce, Served With Thick Cut Chips

Moussaka (v)
Béchamel, grilled vegetables, feta, crisp flatbread Add a glass of 821 South Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc


Drinks are served all day

Sample drinks

Canadian Caesar
Mott’s clamato juice, vodka, worcestershire sauce, tabasco, pickles, olives, celery salt

Green Machine 
spinach, kale, mint, banana, mango,coconut water 



The AQ Café is located in the heart of Byron Bay, known for its great music and entertainment, from time to time we like to put on some great music for you to enjoy while you dine. Watch this space for coming events and news.

Locals Dinner Special

Come in and enjoy the most sensational dinner at Aquarius Café and Dining tonight. Two mains and a bottle of Taylors Estate Wine for only $70* * Wagyu Fillet Steak incurs a $10 surcharge per steak.

Newly Refurbished AQ Cafe

So it’s finally here, the new AQ cafe, a new look and some new branding. We have spent some of our precious spare time spicing things up, the cafe now offers a tranquil relaxing, space to [...]

New Summer Menus

Summer is finally here, and with it we like to create something new and special to compliment those warm hazy summer days, with some great dishes created and mastered by our head chef, you will [...]

New Aquarius Cafe Website

Our great friends at Ellis Creative have developed and designed us a beautiful new website, we hope you like it as much as we do! You can now find all our Food, Drinks, Specials & Events all [...]


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