The Elephant Restaurant by Simon Hulstone

Restaurant

3 & 4 Beacon Terrace, Harbourside, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2BH

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About Us

Fine dining at its very best! The multi award-winning Elephant is a Michelin star restaurant, overlooking beautiful Torquay harbour. Award winning chef Simon Hulstone runs the restaurant with his wife Katy and his talented team of chefs and friendly front of house staff. Simon has won multiple awards for his creative cuisine, and has represented Great Britain in prestigious competitions around the world. At the Elephant, they offer a changing menu based around local and sustainable ingredients, using the abundance of fantastic produce available in South Devon. They have a dedicated farm, based in Brixham which provides the team with delicious seasonal produce and free range chicken, lamb, pork and Kelly Bronze turkeys.

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2013

Opening Times

2019 Opening (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* We are open Tuesday through to Saturday, lunch and dinner

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    888
  • Very Good
    230
  • Average
    90
  • Poor
    43
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • 83judithr
    Exeter, United Kingdom
    On a par with better known and more expensive restaurants
    5 of 5 stars
    10th Nov 2019
    We had lunch on a sunny but very windy day and by good luck had a window table looking over the bay. The bantam egg on rosti was simple but full of flavour. The lamb main course was cooked to... Read full review
  • Isabel E
    Devon, United Kingdom
    Great flavours and good service
    4 of 5 stars
    10th Nov 2019
    This remains one of our favourite fine dining restaurants in South Devon. The food is always of a high quality. The only criticism I would have this time is that the portions were a little small... Read full review
  • Richard P
    Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
    Wonderful as always
    5 of 5 stars
    18th Nov 2019
    Visited on 7/11 with the wife in the evening for the first time. Finally booked a hotel so I could enjoy the drinks as well as the food. As always the whole experience was amazing, we always get a... Read full review

Directions

Road Directions

From Torquay Harbour turn right at the Clock tower proceed along the harbourside. As you just start to go up the hill the Elephant is on the left and the car park is on your right.

Public Transport Directions

Stagecoach no. 12 bus serves the area of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham. Alight at Torquay Cary Parade and the Elephant is a short walk away near to the harbour.

Facilities

Other

  • Waterfront

Catering

  • Locally sourced produce
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Establishment Features

  • Cater for special dietary requirements
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Locally-sourced produce
  • Open All Year

Event Facilities

  • Booking Advised

Key Features

  • In town/city centre

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Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
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