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St. Elmo Dining Room and Bar

Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 7426
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (172 reviews)
“pork belly” (59 reviews)
“tomato bread” (23 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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121 - 130 of 731 reviews

Reviewed 30 December 2016

St Elmos was our favourite restaurant in Byron but we don't think we'll be back. We booked a table for 8th 29 Dec 16. We turned up spot on 8th. There was about 8 people waiting on the footpath outside the restaurant waiting to be...More

1  Thank longshaft
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

On my third visit to St. Elmo over a couple of years I really wanted to like it. The place looks cool and you can't really beat that indoor/outdoor vibe. However, once again I was left feeling blah. Staff are nice, but not efficient. Food...More

Thank youngprofessionalUK
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Nice ambience and very trendy. Food is nice but the tapas portions are quite small, hard to justify price. Service wasn't very smooth, hard to get someone to look after you and slow, but they were friendly.

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

All we wanted was a couple of cocktails at 9.30pm at night. Was told they were "closing" even though there must have been 60 people still in the restaurant? Elitist, pretentious and obviously not keen on customer service. Never going back.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Went here for drinks - they advertised that they still had two hours left of service but refused us service and asked us to leave. For drinks. Go to the Balcony instead.

Thank tljones29
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Just a wonderful experience, service and food were right on the money. It is Spanish, with a good variety of tapas. My favourites were the arroz negros and the bikinis (this is a bit of surprise ;)

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Would visit again! Food excellent and staff a lot of fun. Cocktails well made and plenty of food choices.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Up in Byron Bay for our wedding anniversary and we chose this restaurant for a nice dinner. Our choice was perfect. The food was great and the wine even better. We shared 5 different tapas type meals which was just the right amount of food....More

Thank Leigh F
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here with my husband. The waiters were very helpful in helping us chose the right amount to share. The portion sizes were just right, and it was all delicious. We particularly loved the black rice and the pork belly. Topped off...More

Thank Lara W
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Came here for dinner with a group of 7 people. We ordered the fig salad, sweet potato, mushroom, fennel salad, beef brisket, sirloin steak, pork belly and black rice with prawns. Everything was very tasty and we loved the salads in particular and the dishes...More

Thank Avidtravelfoodie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6680 7426
Description
Fabulous menu featuring traditional Spanish food; courteous, friendly, helpful and knowledgeable wait staff, great atmosphere, reasonable prices. A great venue for any occasion in one of the best spots in the whole of Australia - Byron Bay.
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