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Elephant and Wheelbarrow

) #264 of 3,376 Restaurants in Melbourne $$ - $$$ , British,
94-96 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9639 8444
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pie” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
94-96 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were just a little bit too late for food, but that's ok. We stayed for a drink and and a dance. Great atmosphere and lovely staff, really enjoyable night all round!

Thank hano20014500
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Met up with friends at the Elephant & Wheelbarrow for a few Friday night drinks. There was a good range of beers & plenty of spots to sit & chat. After a while we decided to check the menu & ended up having a very...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited prior to Aladdin show performance.All 3 of us happy will meals, nice atmosphere. Would recommend for a pre-show dinner or drink

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is your workers pub. It's average. The food servings are massive, the service is pubby and as you'd expect. It's a happy place but nothing to rave about.

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had lunch here today with 5 others. I order the roast lamb for $22. It was highly disappointing. The 2 thinly sliced pieces of lamb looked like they had been sitting under the heat lamps for days and drowning in gravy to hide it..the...More

Thank Courtney B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice place to go for a meal or just a drink. Great for families as has a nice atmosphere.Meals are average in price. Be warned if you get the soup you will need a drink with it as it's very spicey.

Thank outonadate
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Elephant & Wheelbarrow. Whether you are meeting friends before the footy or theatre, having a bite to eat after a big day of shopping in the city, The Elephant never disappoints. The food is tasty and reliable. Service from the kitchen is...More

Thank ejay74
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to try this traditional "English" pub for dinner on a Sunday night because a) the menu posted outside looked OK and b) it was close to our hotel. We were not disappointed. The pub was busy but we managed to snag a table....More

Thank johnwombat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family. Great British pub with sensational atmosphere and friendly service. Food was a cracker. Fantastic. Definitely recommend.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another one of the Australian pubs that pretend to be British. The decor maybe styled that way but the venue is 100% let down by its total lack of British Beers. Not one English ale and nearly all wishy washy tastless Aussie lagers. You may...More

Thank subiaco2
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-96 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9639 8444
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