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Little Snail

50 Murray St | 50 Murray St, 2009, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9212 7512
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“escargot” (96 reviews)
“seafood plate” (31 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Murray St | 50 Murray St, 2009, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We needed a restaurant near the ICC, so after last visiting the Little Snail in 1992, we chose it again as it is up the road from Harbourside parking and within walking distance to the ICC. The set menu was delicious, the service prompt and...More

Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Recently visited this restaurant with friends celebrating combined wedding anniversaries, flying from Brisbane. Lovely contemporary feel to this restaurant with enticing decor and mood lighting. Matthew greeted us warmly remembering us from previous visits. Staff are great, Ratcha thoughtfully organised cocktail taste test prior to...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

This place must have the best Escargot in the Sydney CBD, juicy and full of flavour. I had the Kangaroo, and it was absolutely superb, one could say perfect. The staff were very attentive, as nothing was too hard. Highly recommended with a big tick.

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

We had a surprise lunch for my husband's 60th birthday today, and it was a great success. The food is excellent, good variety of choices, reasonable price. The staff made it very memorable, regularly ensuring that everything was going well. They did a special birthday...More

Thank Leevic
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Brought mum for her 60 birthday and we absolutely love every dish! The beef fillet and salmon are normal just by name but unique by taste! Cream Caramel we just can't have enough. Service is great and thanks for the bday surprise! Definitely will come...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We had 3 courses each, accompanied by a bottle of French wine, looked after by Matt. He & the lunch was awesome. The Little Snail made us feel special, especially with a customised dessert plate message to fit the occasion. Value & quality of the...More

Thank TerryPaula
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Been established 50 years (been in 3 locations) and no wonder, it's stood the test of time to become an iconic Sydney restaurant. Food is consistently good and the snails are delicious and they're not small. Three courses for $60 a la carte is good...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We (6 friends) had lunch here with a voucher (11th July). Wonderful service & food! From the entrees to mains & desserts, we all enjoyed our lunch immensely. Our waitress was lovely & nothing was too much trouble. We weren't rushed at all, so ordered...More

Thank buffie46
Reviewed July 11, 2017

From the moment we arrived and were greeted by staff we knew this was going to be a fantastic dining experience. The waitress whom attended us made us feel very welcome, her knowledge and explanation of the menu was outstanding and when asked for suggestions...More

Thank HelenPH70
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have eaten here many times and cannot fault the food and the service. The menu has not changed for some time but there is enough variety to satisfy everyone's tastes. My husbands especially loves the snails. My only negative is that this restaurant used...More

Thank Jill J
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for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining
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views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends
for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to DJ's.
Families can visit the Chinese Garden of Friendship or
the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world.
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Questions & Answers
March 5, 2018|
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Response from Matt-Snail | Property representative |
Hi Dazzafromoz, Unfortunately The Little Snail is not B.Y.O Sorry for the inconvenience. Regards Matt
Vicky F
February 9, 2018|
Response from Karen F | Reviewed this property |
There are some good bars at Darling Harbour right next to the Little Snail. They also have a pretty good wine list .
January 4, 2018|
Response from Sigi22 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I am not able to answer this question. I suggest you contact the Restaurant and ask them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Murray St | 50 Murray St, 2009, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9212 7512
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The little snail restaurant is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner, offering a la carte options or a set menu at $38 for lunch and $60 for dinner. Best place to park: Wilson Parking, 100 Murray Street ( We do not validate parking's ticket )
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