The Elephant Restaurant

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 two storey Michelin star restaurant, with a more informal brasserie on the ground floor and the Michelin-starred The Room on the first, overlooking beautiful Torquay harbour, where you can also enjoy a drink from the bar. 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

2018 Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    747
  • Very Good
    204
  • Average
    76
  • Poor
    40
  • Terrible
    18

Recent Reviews:

  • laura l
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lunchtime treat
    5 of 5 stars
    15th July 2018
    A last minute decision to go here for lunch, and definitely the right decision to make. Amazing food, and the lunchtime menu was brilliant value (and the side order of dauphinois was the best I've... Read full review
  • penguinmum
    Tiverton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lunch visit
    5 of 5 stars
    15th July 2018
    We had the set lunch menu which is amazing value and was of a very good standard, you have several choices for each course and it was served promptly and presented well. Wine choices are good and... Read full review
  • Ian F
    West Malling, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    I don't know enough superlatives!
    5 of 5 stars
    15th July 2018
    What a stunning place! 5 of us visited last night, one of the best meals I have eaten, anywhere. I had crab crumpets, followed by duck, both of which were to die for. Presentation was wonderful... 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

Get in Touch

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