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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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50 Murray St | 50 Murray St, 2009, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I absolutely love escargot and this is the best I've found in Sydney! The place is really nice, somewhat older but still great and the service is really good. The kangaroo was very well cooked, not chewy, and the bread delicious.

Thank bthaynes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

groupon voucher for 2 people: 3 course dining with a wine or cocktail. Overall a wonderful 3 course meal 😀😀 Service was also great. I would definitely come back.

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$176 for 2 people is fine if it’s good food and/or good service. This place has neither. You’d be better off going to a shopping centre food court/cafeteria than eating this mass-produced flavourless “food”. I’ve had better service and food on a budget airline! I...More

Thank CameronDee
MattJavouret, Manager at Little Snail, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cameron, Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your recent dinner with us, we absolutely appreciate your opinion. We are truly sorry that you were disappointed by your latest experience. Regards Matt

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice restaurant down near Darling Harbour (opposite the Maritime Museum). It’s also near the Pyrmont Bay light rail stop if you wish to use public transport. It’s a French restaurant with French speaking wait staff (just to add to the authenticity). We had the...More

Thank Didge432
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fairly large group of us had lunch recently. The day was sunny so a great start. Service was a little slow but we were a big group. Thought the food was very good, in particular the kangaroo which was delicious. The dessert I had,...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 weeks ago

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
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The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been
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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.
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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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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