Mayflower Restaurant & Bar
Modern European
  • 45 King William St,
    Adelaide, SA
  • (08) 8210 8899,
    mayfairhotel.com.au/
  • Lunch Mon-Fri noon-3pm

    Dinner daily 6pm-9pm

Mayflower Restaurant & Bar
-34.923312,138.599197

It starts and ends with the choux pastry swan. You see it on a dessert trolley as you enter the Art Deco-influenced dining room, and chances are you'll have that dessert sitting on your plate by evening's end. This is Mayflower's charm - its nostalgia for the hotel-luxe of yesteryear, from the restaurant's plush-velvet seats to the grand piano serenade. At tables with crisp white linen, Chateaubriand is served from a sterling-silver domed carvery trolley. Coquilles Saint-Jacques provides the ultimate comfort, arriving with a bubbling layer of molten Gruyère over Hervey Bay scallops. Steak tartare is textbook, with the finest latticed potato crisps in town. The signature duck and tangerine pie is a handsome dome of flaky pastry, its sour-cherry relish topping an elegant foil to the rich duck braise within. To finish, the grand, bow-legged dessert trolley circles the room, heaving with sachertorte, mousse and blancmange, but you'll only have eyes for that choux swan. 


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At a glance

  • Wine:
  • Two glasses
  • Price:
  • E $12-$28

    M $32-$48

    D $11

  • Feature:
  • Licensed
    Bar
    Vegetarian
    Wheelchair Access
    Private room
    Impressive Wine List
  • Cards:
  • American Express
    Diners Club
    Eftpos
    MasterCard
    Visa
  • Bookings:
  • Bookings recommended
  • Chef:
  • Bethany Finn

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