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Elephant and Castle

$$ - $$$, ,
179 West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8231 9023
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian
$$ - $$$
179 West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Great pub grub. Smashed a big bowl of onion rings with bacon relish for shared entree and a giant fillet mignon for mains. Couldnt fault. Cooked as ordered. Dined here two nights earlier and got the beef snitty kilpatrick and again massive meal great price....More

Thank Branny24
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Rather than an overpriced meal in our hotel we came across this delightful place a short walk away. It was pretty empty, but based on reviews it didn’t worry us. Ordered seafood plus lamb roast which arrived promptly. Staff were nice. I had a huge...More

Thank optionalextras
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Around 9pm we decided to go for something to drink. As Elephant and Castle was literally around the corner we headed over. It was empty when we came... we was told they close 9.30 pm. So keep this in mind when you visit Adelaide.

Thank LPMT
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Yum yum yum loved it Definitely will be going back Staff very friendly Great salad / veggie bar Nice decor

Thank charlie13131313
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Rydges hotel just around the corner and strolled the 300 m to the Elephant and Castle pub. Friendly staff, casual vibe and plenty of beers on tap including Coopers session ale! It was a Tuesday so the $15 fish menu...More

Thank ptk_from_dy
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Head Bar waiter was rude didn't want to give us a table, made a big fuss as we did not book, but the head waiter just got stuck in and sorted a table no issue. There was no replenishment of the salad bar so...More

Thank waynediane2017
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went for a late lunch on Saturday. Nice meal. Came to the table reasonably quick. Restaurant has nice decor, the front Bar could do with a freshen up.

Thank Leanne and Mick... B
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Came across this unpretentious suburban gem after finding that our accomodation provider (Rydges) had booked out their restaurant for a private function...leaving us little option for a proper meal except for a limited room service menu. Not being one to accept such nonsense we opted...More

Thank Vance C
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We had a lovely meal and thought the serves were generous and good value for money. Good selelection of meals that cater for all tastes. The staff were excellent and service was great. We will be back here for sure!

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Had dinner there twice in one week. The 'special' T-bone was one of the nicest bits of steak I've can remember eating. Cooked perfectly, full of flavour and very tender. Second night I went with the Rump, still great flavour and perfectly cooked. Only down-side...More

Thank bigt63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8231 9023
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