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The Elbow Room Restaurant - CLOSED

Cnr Stump Hill & Main Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 8686
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
9 Aug 2016
“Sad last lunch”
29 May 2016
“Not a pleasant experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cnr Stump Hill & Main Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

We didn't know at the time of our June visit that it would be the last before this lovely restaurant closed. So our review is a fond farewell with a hope that they will be back at some time. Elbow room's chef has a great...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We came here for lunch the other weekend as a large group, and we had a decreased menu due to the size of the group. Where to start... the food was over priced (over $30 for maybe 6 pieces of tortellini) - which I understand...More

1  Thank Rachael L
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

I ate everything on your menu over several visits during tasting australia Bloody awesome. Thanks for your nom nom's. See you in Mclaren vale next time 😃

Thank FineFoodLover2014
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Located next to the Shingleback Wines tasting rooms, just before the Information Centre, this restaurant has both internal and external dining options with wide glass doors opening onto a verandah area. The view is of the surrounding vineyard but as the restaurant is on the...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We went to Elbow room for a birthday lunch on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. First you notice the beautiful setting overlooking the orchard. I had the steak, it was perfectly cooked. My husband had the Ribs with Kimchi...oh my it was delicious. Great place for...More

1  Thank Tasky64
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Staying in Adelaide we booked into The Elbow Room for lunch and were not disappointed with the food or the service. The only negative was the flies, but hey hot day, doors open can't really complain. Great wine list. Friendly staff.

Thank Annie C
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This was our lunch stop during a busy day wine tasting in McLaren Vale and was recommended by our guide and tour host Scott. The food was excellent and service was also very good-- our group of 4 had different mains the one that sticks...More

Thank liznsteven
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We had a wonderful visit with extended family including toddlers, for a Saturday lunch. Beautiful open area with space and toys outside for the little ones. The food was amazing, one guest had goat, his best meal in ages. Beef ribs were succulent and delicious...More

Thank 2582Anne
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We had some visitors from France who like good food and wine Having been before I decided on revisiting The Elbow Room. A very manageable distance from Adelaide with a view across the vineyards we could sit either indoors or out.We chose a table inside...More

Thank BelairTraveller
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We really enjoy coming to the Elbow Room. We've been coming on a Friday for lunch and find that we are receiving the kind of service and quality of food that we expect. The creativity of the chef in combining different flavours is wonderful and...More

Thank Theresa C
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Stump Hill & Main Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8323 8686
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