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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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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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as a friend got Groupon voucher. The snail entree was ok, i have had better. It was a bit too rich. The steak main was closer to a pub meal than anything else. I had the duck main, which was average. The desert...More

Thank Viet Ha T
MattJavouret, Manager at Little Snail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Viet Ha, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. I’m really sorry to hear about your experience at the Little Snail was not as pleasant as you would have hoped for. It isn’t the level customer service we strive to give each...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Look, I will try anywhere that serves snails. I love snails. And the snails here were superb. Come here to eat snails. The rest is the food was a little average. Duck Nice, but not amazing. Service my night was below average. Overall would visit...More

Thank Wonder2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was amazing! Had the 3 course menu with another couple, and we will definitely come back to try other everything on the menu😍

Thank Freeloving
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Second time came for lunch. Atmosphere is nice, food is amazing. One of the best steaks I ever had. Desserts are delicious. Will come again.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The food was very good, escargots for entree were nice done, good sauce with good bread to deep it in. For mains the duck and the kangaroo fillet were two outstanding dishes. I think this was the best kangaroo fillet I have had, moist and...More

1  Thank pacyf
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed this surprising little restaurant for a number of years now and it never disappoints. Wonderful authentic French staff and excellent food. The menu for 3 courses is excellent

1  Thank mjk2601 .
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We went to the little snail prior to seeing book of Mormons. My daughter has always wanted to go there and it didn't disappoint. Staff were attentive and ensured you were ready for your next course. Meals were great and cooked to perfection. My only...More

1  Thank jatss2017
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We was given a voucher and was a little unsure when looking at the menu online. But the food was outstanding. We was greeting by Joy S. who made us feel very welcome as we didn’t quite have all the paperwork, but she still showed...More

Thank Genalee
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing location, they had a really pleasant atmosphere; friendly; welcoming staff. Didn't wait long for our table. Good service! Their layout is smart but also nice. Food was alright some were great some were average. Would definitely recommend the snails for entree and their sticky...More

Thank Rebbie_Ng
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5 March 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
10 February 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 .
4 January 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
US$29 - US$45
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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
  • Neighbourhood: 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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