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Shop 2, 411 Bourke St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
(02) 9380 2622
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Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wed - Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lunch with Friends

A wonderful lunch with friends, all with a french connection,so we were all keen to try the french food . Despite my worries about being able to park anywhere near this restaurant, I managed to get a park right out the front and others, not far down the road..Good Start.. The young gentleman... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
karen m
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
192 reviews 192 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

A wonderful lunch with friends, all with a french connection,so we were all keen to try the french food . Despite my worries about being able to park anywhere near this restaurant, I managed to get a park right out the front and others, not far down the road..Good Start.. The young gentleman that looked after us was just lovely,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

After reading reviews on this restaurant, I decided to take a punt for Valentines day. The staff responded quickly to my reservation message and very open to questions. I was a bit worried about the rain as our table was outside under umbrellas but it cleared just before we ate. It may be worth keeping your options open or checking... More 

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Shanghai
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We can't imagine to eat a bouillabaisse in Sydney! It is done...it was good, and French taste. The beef and our other choices was great also. We received also good advice from the French waiter, for our stay in Sydney.

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
215 reviews 215 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

A friend and I dined here recently. Nice rear courtyard area, friendly service and good food made for a nice lunch. Recommended.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Perfect dinner at this absolutely charming bistro just off Taylor Square. Highlights were a stunning appetizer of gazpacho with prawns, avocado and mustard ice cream, followed by an authentic bouillabaisse with snapper, fennel and saffron potatoes. Would return in an instant.

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Cute little bistro in Surrey Hills. Small menu but excellent food. The duck confit was moist and delicious and the boullabaise everything you would wish for. Cute courtyard. Staff very professional and friendly. The soufflé to die for. Prices reasonable

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We have been to Le Pelican many times over the years and will keep coming back. This is one of those places that get all elements right. The food is always good, the staff great and the atmosphere makes you want to stay a bit longer. Make sure you try the pork & duck foie gras pate with a good... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We have been going to Le Pelican for a few years now and it has always been a pleasure. The team is very nice, and the chef has created very fine gastronomic dishes out of simple but high quality ingredients. The value is very high for the price. Book a table in the backyard, it's very nice.

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Sydney, Australia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

On an evening before Christmas, it was time to catch up with a friend and take a night out. We started over dinner and around Darlo in Sydney's Inner East, the self-proclaimed home of eating out, we decided to go casual, go French, go bistro style so Le Pelican got the Gallic nod. Without a booking we were lucky to... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The garden is the perfect setting for a Sunday lunch. The restaurant serves very sophisticated basque influenced food. The staff is exceptionally professional and friendly. Saying that, on a Sunday the restaurant has a lovely relaxed vibe. The food has never missed the mark on any of our visits. The wine list matches the breath of the food offerings and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shop 2, 411 Bourke St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (02) 9380 2622

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 26
  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?