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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (210 reviews)
“black rice” (23 reviews)
“pork belly” (60 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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141 - 150 of 810 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017

The food was interesting, well presented, varied and delicious. But the restaurant was very noisy and the service was average. You need to book as very popular.

Thank Alex A
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Gee didn't even eat here... when I mentioned that 2 out of 3 of us were Vegan and based on their Vegan options is why we went there, the waiter turned his nose up at us and said sorry you can have potatoes or potatoes......More

Thank Darren H
stelmo_byronbay, Owner at St. Elmo Dining Room and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Hi Darren, Thank you for your review. As mentioned to you on the evening, what other diners write on Trip Advisor is solely their opinion - we do not get a say or approval in anything that is put on Trip Advisor; it is a...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Second time we have eaten here and will be back for more . Love eating tapas ..small dishes packed with flavours from pickled chilli and olives to black squid ink seafood rice to slow cooked lamb or dinosaur T Bone .. Slick service with a...More

Thank Piers B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I have been to this restaurant many times as I liked the food but the portion size has been reduced a lot so even for just the 3 people we were , we could not get enough food from each serving for all of us,...More

Thank Reallyupset2014
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We went for dinner over Easter and really enjoyed it - we just kept ordering one dish at a time until we were completely full and pretty much loved every single dish we chose. They were very, very tasty! I tried to go again while...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely place with fantastic atmosphere & great, friendly staff. Must have the pork belly if your into meat but all the dishes we had were delicious!

Thank dwwmorley
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We didn't book and had to wait 40 minutes for a table but really wanted to try this place. The food is definitely delicious but the portions are very small, we had 4 dishes and 2 cocktails for $130 and didn't feel like we had...More

Thank AmandatheNurse
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Terrific tapas & wine bar in the heart of Byron Bay. The food was superb with great service from a young Canadian girl who was extremely professional & knowlegable regarding the menu & its wine list. The atmosphere was lively and fun loving, a great...More

Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I dined here with my vegetarian partner. I am a meat lover and so we always look for places that cater for both our needs. Easy done here. Firstly, the cocktails are imaginative and high quality. We tried a few different ones and each one...More

Thank CocoCantrelle
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Popped into this place for some tapas and cocktails. Food was reasonable, and decent vibe and they knew their cocktails. Worth a run

Thank Paul J
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15 April 2018|
Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
They don’t have a specific menu for children. I’ve seen children there when I’ve been there. The service is pretty quick and I don’t know if they have high chairs, if you’re talking that age. Food is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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
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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