Paillet is a commune in the Gironde department in the region of Aquitaine. The municipality is located in the catchment area of the city of Bordeaux. While Paillet in 1962 still had 774 inhabitants, is one you currently 1203 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2011).

The municipality belongs to the canton in the Arrondissement Cadillac Langon.

Paillet is a wine community; the vineyards are among the appellations Premieres Cotes de Bordeaux and Cadillac.