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St. Elmo Dining Room and Bar

) #6 of 142 Restaurants in Byron Bay €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Spanish,
Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 7426
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (168 reviews)
“pork belly” (57 reviews)
“black rice” (21 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Cnr Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here on a last minute impromptu date night with my parter and as a local and repeat customer St Elmos didn't disappoint. We sat eating at the bar which we really enjoy the vibe. Fast efficient service, great negronis and awesome food. We shared...More

Thank AlexaPetherick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tapas is, as most Oz attempts, expensive compared to the real thing. Sad as it should not be. The waitress said most couples have 5 tapas - hell, maybe if they are starved and rich. My wife and I had three of which one...More

Thank Tasilee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy restaurant. 2 hour limit for dinner seating. All tapas was yummo except for "spicy school prawns". They were not spicy. Unpeeled including head with feelers. Tiny prawns. Have lived on north coast for a long time. Please remove this dish. Legal school prawns are...More

Thank Di G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious. Loved the food. Waiters wonderfull Must try Try the steak. A little dear but absolutely beautifully cooked dish

Thank Katrina N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, love the idea of the dishes to share, friendly staff a little over priced but that is what you expect from Byron Bay restaurants. Nice walk around the shops to see what other restaurants we would consider for next time. Shame about the...More

Thank Toycruiser1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cocktails are not served in the glasses in the photo! My margarita was served in a minute cocktail glass and after 3 sips it's gone! Food was ok. Overall compared to other restaurants in town I think it a little too expensive. I think...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great dining experience at St Elmo Dining Room and Bar. Our group of 8 dined here for dinner. The tapas menu is amazing. Food is exceptional, as is the service. Friendly atmosphere. I would recommend St Elmo to anyone wanting great tapas and wine menu...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So nice to get a few dishes and share. We savoured every bite. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and the place had a nice ambiance.

Thank Holly A
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Both food & service was awesome. We ordered the rabbit based on previous reviews & yes it was good, but not enough rabbit. We prefered the pork belly & chorizo....to die for! My only complaint was waitress constantly bumping my chair every time she walked...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It was a nice dinner for our last night in Byron Bay. He food was wonderful and had a wide variety of wines. Great service too!

Thank kkfaus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 12:00
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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