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The Petit Snail

5 Carlyle St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 8526
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5 Carlyle St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled across this little restaurant and we are so happy we did! Fantastic service, the food is exceptional and we genuinely can’t wait to visit again. Highly recommended.

Thank NatGiovan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last year....and back again now and Still as good as ever.. Meat so well cooked ...simply brilliantly delicious... and those French wines... Cream brulee... yum ... or the sorbets??? Either choice delicious

Thank MareeStC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi went to the petit snail on this Saturday and it was amazing from entrée to dessert. A good team. Best Restaurant in Byron

Thank Djé D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have been to the Petit Snail several times and have had the most authentic FRENCH food outside of France The owners are so passionate about food and the FRENCH experience for us It Was really amazing every time we will be...More

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I were very much looking forward to a great French cuisine but unfortunately it was incredibly disappointing. We ordered the French onion soup which was lukewarm and very sweet. It was ok. Then the main course...my partner ordered the beef and it...More

2  Thank Sophieholl1987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Dinner! My partner and I love French cuisine, and we have to admit that every single dish was delicious. We also picked a few wines by the glass and the quality exceeded our expectation. Congratulation to the team for the food but also for...More

1  Thank Séb L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to le petit snail was very relaxed with a warm welcome. We stopped only for a quick meal and enjoyed everything and will recommend to anyone. The steack tartare was superb just like in France.. Looking forward to our next visit.

1  Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the three course menu and it didn’t disappoint. Risotto with black truffle was cooked to perfection. The Steak Tartare was absolutely divine - prepared in front of me by the chef. The extras that came with the meal was a lovely surprise. Creme...More

1  Thank Bubble03
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Cute venue, friendly staff but food very disappointing and quite expensive. Snails were chewy, steak was tough. Accompanying vegetable were delicious. Worst of all however was the food poisoning after dining here making for s terrible experience destroying the night and following day. In all,...More

Thank k b
gb0906, General Manager at The Petit Snail, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Morning k b . This is Gael from the petit snail. Manager . You need to CALL ME ASAP at the restaurant 0266858526 or my personal number 0402859209. If something like that really happened you should call us first or food authorities ... but if...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our evening at Petit Snail. The service was excellent and the food, delicious. We enjoyed an entree, main and dessert and each meal was very flavoursome and authentically presented. Thank you to the staff of Petit Snail. We will be back!

1  Thank Kara B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $35
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Carlyle St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6685 8526
  • E-mail
Traditional French Cuisine. All-French staff. Affordable French and Australian wine list. Fully licensed.A la carte and set menus options . Gift vouchers available.Vegetarian and gluten-free friendly. We hereby certify that ALL testimonies are genuine. Extensive range of French wines and belgian beers. French Dinner experience 6 days a week. ( lunch available on request )
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