Our 40 room resort style motel provides you with clean and stylish accommodation, award winning licensed restaurant, lagoon style salt water pool and modern function room all set on two acres of beautifully landscaped tropical gardens on the Ballina Byron Coast .

Lilly’s Garden Restaurant

Your dining experience in Lilly’s Garden restaurant will be the highlight of your stay.

Our award winning chefs use the freshest of ingredients sourced from local suppliers to delight you with their contemporary Australian cuisine in our fully licensed, 65 seat restaurant with adjoining bar and courtyard.

Or if you would prefer, room service is also available.

Lilly’s Garden Restaurant Menu

Open Monday to Saturday from 6pm



Dinner Rolls (2)       $3.50

Herb or Garlic Turkish Bread        $5.50

Herb or Garlic Turkish Bread with cheese    $6.50


Bruschetta     $8.50

Turkish Bread topped with Roasted Capsicum, Feta and Basil

Mushroom    $10.50

A Button Mushroom stuffed with Bacon marinated in BBQ sauce  


Tapas Plate      $13.50

Toasted Turkish bread fingers, haloumi cheese, assorted olives,

sundried tomatoes with olive oil and balsamic


Crumbed Calamari   $14.50

Crispy golden brown Calamari rings served with our homemade tartare sauce

Traditional Caesar Salad    $14.50

An old favourite of crisp Cos Lettuce, Bacon, Croutons, Parmesan & Anchovies

topped with a soft Poached egg

Add          Cajun Chicken tenderloins      $19.00      


Garlic Prawns     $15.50

King Prawns with a Garlic & Galliano cream sauce served with Jasmine rice


Oysters Kilpatrick,  Mornay or Natural                    

½ dozen            $18.00

Dozen               $30.00



Chicken Parmigana  $21.00

Tender pieces of crumbed Chicken are topped with homemade tomato sauce

and grated cheese, and then oven baked until the cheese is golden and melted.


Battered Flathead Fillets   $22.50

Flathead Fillets served golden brown with a wedge of lemon


Beef Burgundy Pie   $22.50

Tender pieces of Beef Steak in a slowly cooked rich red wine sauce


Chicken Breast  $23.50

Try our very healthy and very tasty char-grill option


Australian Caught Barramundi   $25.50

Macadamia crusted with an array of herbs & hollandaise sauce


Stuffed Chicken Breast  $26.00

Chicken Breast stuffed with sundried tomatoes, olives and fetta, and a capsicum jus


Tasmanian Atlantic Salmon   $27.50

Coated in lemon, thyme and ginger dukkah, served on house made ratatouille


Scotch Fillet  $28.00

char-grilled just the way you like it 

(You choose the sauce: Mushroom, Pepper, Dianne or Garlic)


Surf & Turf    $31.50

A tender piece of Scotch Fillet topped with King Prawns in a Garlic Cream Sauce


Grilled Fish of the Day  –  Market Price

Ask our waitstaff for today’s special

All main meals come with a choice of fresh seasonal vegetables

and mash or a fresh garden salad with chunky potato chips


Your choice of:  Spaghetti – traditional long thin pasta,

Fettuccine – flat long pasta, or

Penne - short tubed shape pasta,

with any sauce below

Puttanesca   $18.00

Capers, anchovy fillets and olives in a rich tomato chilli sauce


Carbonara   $18.00

Bacon, cheese & egg in a cream sauce


Chicken and Pesto   $19.00

Tender Chicken in a creamy pesto sauce topped with parmesan cheese


Marinara   $22.50

 A mixture of Seafood in a creamy garlic sauce



Mudcake   $9.00

A rich chocolate mudcake with strawberries and cream


Lemon Tart  $9.00

Mouth-watering tart served with coulis and cream


Sticky date Pudding  $9.00

Warm sticky date pudding with caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream


Spaghetti Bolognaise

Chicken Nuggets

with chips & salad or mash & veg

 Fish Fillets

with chips & salad or mash & veg

Chipolata Sausages

with chips & salad or mash & veg




Chocolate, Strawberry or Caramel topping



LIGHT BEERS    $4.50

Hahn Premium Light , Cascade Light




Carlton Dry, Tooheys Extra Dry, Tooheys New, Tooheys Old, Pure Blonde


Corona, Crown, Hahn Super Dry, James Boag Draught


Jack Daniels & Cola, Jim Beam & Cola, Bundaberg Rum & Cola, Pineapple Cruiser, Raspberry Cruiser, Midori Illusion,


A Selection of soft drinks including – Coca Cola, Coke Zero, Diet Coke, Lift, Sprite, Mineral Water, Tonic, Soda Water & Spring Water.


Jacobs Creek Chardonnay Pinot Noir 200ml bottle            $6.00


James Estate Chardonnay  $5.00

Marienberg Unwooded Chardonnay  $20.50

Fernhill Premium Chardonnay  $24.50

Brown Brother Moscato  $21.50

Anuka Bay Savingnon Blanc  Marlborough NZ  $21.50

Lake Te Wani Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough NZ  $22.50

Kaimara Savignon Blanc Marlborough NZ  $29.50


James Estate Cabernet Merlot  $19.50

Marienberg Cabernet Merlot  $21.50

Basedow Cabernet Sauvignon  $21.50

Marienberg The Clifton Cabernet Sauvignon  $34.50

Fernhill Merlot  $24.00

Fernhill Shiraz  $24.00

Basedow White Label Shiraz  $21.50

James Estate Reserve Shiraz  $30.50

                                       **Lilly’s Garden Restaurant will be closed 29, 30, 31 March and 1 April 2013. We are sorry for any inconvenience.**

 The Island Function Room

Planning a Function, Party, Wedding, Conference, Meeting or Event?


Click here for our Functions and Conference page.

Click here for our Weddings page.


Of course the lagoon style salt water pool is the place to unwind after a long drive.

Other facilities include

Free high speed Wi-Fi
All ground floor rooms
Quiet rooms set back from the road
Friendly staff
65 seat licensed restaurant and bar
Laundry facilities
Business services available including faxing and photocopying
FOXTEL free in all rooms With Fox Sports, Movies etc
Room Service available for breakfast and dinner
Secure large vehicle, boat, bus and trailer parking
Saltwater Pool and Spa
Wedding Venue and Function Centre
Microwaves available
Covered courtyard overlooking landscaped pool area
Packed lunches available
Luggage storage
Disabled access
Daily servicing of rooms
Cycling and walkway paths
Tour information
Cots available
1 block to bus stop
Walking distance to Dan Murphy’s, West Tower Tavern, Spar Supermarket, Ploy Thai Restaurant, Northern Rivers Seafood, Ballina West Medical Centre, Ballina Bakehouse, Quay West Newsagency, Bunning’s and the Big Prawn (under construction).

* Weekly Rates Available
* Dinner, Bed and Breakfast Packages are available for Coaches and Large Groups