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Shelter, Lennox Head, AU-NSW

Shelter

4.7
4.7
672 Reviews
$41 to $100
Australian
  • Great for scenic views
  • Good for special occasions
  • Neighbourhood gem
Set in the idyllic beachside town of Lennox Head in Northern New South Wales, Shelter is your home away from home, whether you are just passing through or you’re part of the local community. With the community in mind, we endeavor to use ethically sustainable, seasonal products sourced from local producers and suppliers. We are also keen on cultivating and creating awareness of the importance of supporting local growers while educating people about the food they consume as well as where it’s from and how it’s produced. At Shelter Restaurant Lennox Head, you come first, and it’s our promise to provide high caliber food, sourced from the best quality products, ensuring your satisfaction.

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2 people

8:30 pm


Booked 14 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Australian, Seafood, Vegetarian
  • Hours of Operation
    Breakfast Daily 7:00 am–11:30 am Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Happy Hour Thu–Sat 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Dinner Thu–Sat 5:00 pm–8:30 pm
  • Phone number
    (02) 6687 7757
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Catering
    Our chefs work closely with local suppliers and farmers to ensure we have a fresh and seasonal menu year round. We support local and only use the best ingredients with sustainable and organic farming principals in mind. Shelter is your cozy beachside venue for weddings and other celebrations which blends the outdoors with the indoors in beautiful style. Enjoy Shelter for its atmosphere, stunning views, friendly and accommodating staff and most of all our mouthwatering dishes.
  • Private party facilities
    EVENTS AND WEDDINGS Shelter is your cozy beachside venue for weddings and other celebrations which blends the outdoors with the indoors in beautiful style. Enjoy Shelter for its atmosphere, stunning views, friendly and accommodating staff and most of all our mouthwatering dishes. We offer a full service venue from a picturesque beachside ceremony location (across the road), cocktail outdoor area and indoor restaurant with windows folding right back to bring the outdoors in. Our in-house co-ordinator will make preparation for and the running of your day a breeze as we include liaising with the chefs and suppliers, run sheet and coordination on the day. ACCOMMODATION - CUPOLA Recently and tastefully renovated, highlighting the sun from the moment it rises until the stars come out at night, this little nest above our restaurant is the perfect place to stay after your celebrations. Find us on Air BnB
  • Area
    Lennox Head
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    500 metres
  • Additional
    Banquet, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeaway, View, Wine

Experiences

  • 'Devon on Earth' SHELTER X LUNA WINE STORE

    $85.00 per person

    9 Aug 2024 only
    Shelter Lennox is teaming up with Luna Wine Store to give you 'Devon on Earth' - an evening of wine tasting and unlimited mortadella. If you enjoy drinking wine and eating cold meats then this evening is for you. Welcomed by a glass of primo Italian fizz on arrival, you will be taken through a tasting of 6 different wines whilst eating as much mortadella as you like. Bring your mates along on Friday the 9th August, 5.30-7.30pm - bookings are essential as there is limited seating for this exclusive event. Nibbles and wine provided but please feel free to stay on for more drinks or dinner. $85pp payable at the end of the event - Opentable will ask for card details to hold your booking. See you there!
    'Devon on Earth' SHELTER X LUNA WINE STORE photo
  • SHELTER X PROJECT

    $140.00 per person

    12 July 2024 only
    Shelter Lennox is thrilled to present a collaboration with @Projectgbg . ‘Project’ has recently retained a Michelin-star for the 4th year running. To celebrate, we thought we would bring the award-winning menu to the coastal setting of Lennox Head. This exclusive event will be hosted by none other than owner of @projectgbg and our own Head Chef, Cameron Irving. Guests will indulge in six-course degustation menu featuring dishes from Project's acclaimed menu. This extraordinary dining experience is priced at $140 per person, with an optional wine pairing available for an additional $70. On Friday, July 12th, we will not be offering our regular à la carte menu. Dietary restrictions will be limited to Gluten free and pescatarian only.
    SHELTER X PROJECT photo

What 672 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.8Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.4Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • New South Wales

    Best Food

  • New South Wales

    Great for brunch

  • New South Wales

    Australian

  • Byron Bay and surrounds

    Most Booked

672 Reviews
  1. Alanakate

    Melbourne

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The new menu is outstanding. We absolutely loved everything we ordered. Cara, as always provides a high standard of customer service and knows the menu and wine list so well. We had the oyster, baby octopus, raw fish, pork neck and grilled fish.

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    Exclusive

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a treat we had yesterday! Beautiful food with very different but delicious choices of small and larger plates. We shared everything! The sauces, garnishes and presentation were outstanding as was the warm service.

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Gold Coast

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a great venue to have lunch! Great food is complemented by excellent service.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderfully friendly staff and very comfortable surroundings . The food was interesting combinations of ingredients . King fish entree , side serve of greens and kipfler potatoes were delicious. Poached rhubarb with white chocolate and pink peppers finished the meal beautifully!

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  5. JanH

    Exclusive

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 June 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Innovative menu, tantalising well presented dishes. Shelter a wonderful surprise, worthy of future visits.

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 18 May 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Went to shelter for birthday lunch with my partner, we ordered the chefs set menu. 7 course lunch of seafood delights, an amazing selection and great value. Highly recommend.

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  7. Kate

    Exclusive

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 12 May 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Yet again another fantastic dining experience with nothing to fault. Our family had a great Mothers day lunch!

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  8. BrionyW

    Sydney

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 3 May 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Absolutely lovely evening. Great food, the olives, bread, steak was all so delicious. Staff and service were 20/10 Kara was amazing, the Shelter owner was lovely and The Jilly wine owners were great too. This wine tasting, dinner event was so much fun with lots of great conversations with beautiful people.

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  9. AnitaJ

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 28 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was so lovely to spend Sunday afternoon with friends who have not been there before and enjoyed it immensely.

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  10. JulieW

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 21 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We had a lovely lunch . The steak was cooked beautifully & the dessert was delicious. Great coffee also . The staff were all very friendly and attentive . We had a slight misunderstanding with one of the meals and the staff were very quick to rectify it for us , which was very much appreciated. We look forward to coming back again soon .

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FAQs

Shelter offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (02) 6687 7757.

Shelter is rated 4.7 stars by 672 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

8:30 pm


Booked 14 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Shelter

41 Pacific Pde, Lennox Head, AU-NSW 2478

Additional information

  • Area
    Lennox Head
  • Hours of Operation
    Breakfast Daily 7:00 am–11:30 am Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Happy Hour Thu–Sat 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Dinner Thu–Sat 5:00 pm–8:30 pm
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Australian, Seafood, Vegetarian
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    500 metres
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Banquet, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeaway, View, Wine
  • Phone number
    (02) 6687 7757
  • Catering
    Our chefs work closely with local suppliers and farmers to ensure we have a fresh and seasonal menu year round. We support local and only use the best ingredients with sustainable and organic farming principals in mind. Shelter is your cozy beachside venue for weddings and other celebrations which blends the outdoors with the indoors in beautiful style. Enjoy Shelter for its atmosphere, stunning views, friendly and accommodating staff and most of all our mouthwatering dishes.
  • Private party facilities
    EVENTS AND WEDDINGS Shelter is your cozy beachside venue for weddings and other celebrations which blends the outdoors with the indoors in beautiful style. Enjoy Shelter for its atmosphere, stunning views, friendly and accommodating staff and most of all our mouthwatering dishes. We offer a full service venue from a picturesque beachside ceremony location (across the road), cocktail outdoor area and indoor restaurant with windows folding right back to bring the outdoors in. Our in-house co-ordinator will make preparation for and the running of your day a breeze as we include liaising with the chefs and suppliers, run sheet and coordination on the day. ACCOMMODATION - CUPOLA Recently and tastefully renovated, highlighting the sun from the moment it rises until the stars come out at night, this little nest above our restaurant is the perfect place to stay after your celebrations. Find us on Air BnB
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