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Claires kitchen at le Salon

35 Oxford St | Oxford, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 414 353 446
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese souffle” (17 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
35 Oxford St | Oxford, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I saw the comments and that French are doing this restaurant. What I found was a bad wine list, completely overpriced with no quality, only the worst. Food OK but nothing special. Service not interested in doing a good job. A wine which cost 25$...More

Thank luciens388
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed to relax midweek after a very hectic workday and lucky for us Claire’s Kitchen was 5 minutes walk from our Air B&B. With lots of other exotic sounding Asian options competing for our attention we decided rather to go for “classic” and try...More

Thank Anton R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were referred To Claire's Kitchen by a restaurateur friend and chef from Ft Lauderdale, Florida. He could not have been more on point - everything was perfect, from the ambiance, to the service, and of course, the food. Valentin was most gracious, yet managed...More

Thank Dale B
ClairedeLune2010, Owner at Claires kitchen at le Salon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Dale, for this lovely review, it was a pleasure looking after you at Claire's, Marc, valentin and the Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This French restaurant is soooo good. The attention to detail was excellent. The food was great and perfectly presented. The décor is great. The wine was superb. The waitress, maître de, bar staff were very attentive. Wednesday night is caberet night. We will return.

Thank JannienadKev
ClairedeLune2010, Owner at Claires kitchen at le Salon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely words, looking forward to welcoming you back, warm regards, Marc

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

So we dined on a Saturday night and even though we did not have a reservation, the waiter warmly welcomed us with his very nice French accent and sat us down. Our seating was comfortable and the restaurant vibe was relaxed. Staff were attentive and...More

Thank thedurianprincess
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We had our anniversary dinner here recently. The waiting staff were wonderful, friendly and with just that tiny bit of sass you might expect from the French! All three courses we ate were delicious and well presented! I had the most delicious beef I have...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful meal the cheese soufflé is to die for and the onion soup is very unexpectedly out of this world. Not like the soup served in the states with cheese dripping down the side. This has two very thin crouton like bread cross sections with...More

1  Thank fireman452
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This is a must do when in Sydney. It’s the best French restaurant in Australia. The food is exceptional quality. The service is outstanding. Drink menu extensive. Great for couples or larger groups. Great private booths or private function area upstairs. You will not be...More

Thank GB1965
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The evening started well, nice wine and scallops to start. There was a lengthy wait for the main to arrive, when it did the chateaubriand was disappointing and dry, the mash potatoes were also very dry. We did not complain, when clearing the manager asked...More

2  Thank DwellerofNYC
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We booked for a nice meal, waited 70 minutes to be served the main course which was so dry and awful. The meat was very poor and cheap. At the end we gave some feedback as we were asked was it ok and the manager...More

1  Thank David M
ClairedeLune2010, Owner at Claires kitchen at le Salon, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Dear sir, all I can say is we are sorry you did not enjoy your evening, but to be fair you did arrive in a bad mood and hardly spoke to your table companion, you were also very unpleasant to the waiter, so much so...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$65
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Oxford St | Oxford, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 414 353 446
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Claire's Kitchen is the new venture of French born Marc Kuzma AKA Claire de Lune. After 6 years running Slide (hint: just next door and sister business) Marc is bringing a little French style to the Paris end of Oxford street. Marc has created a traditional French Brasserie menu with a few modern twists. Claire has decorated the venue with fabulous imported wall papers, antiques and chic furniture. She has hand picked a team of charming professional french waiters and waitresses... Upstairs is le salon, a cosy cocktail party space you can reserve exclusively for 30 to 80 guests.
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