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El Elefante

Camino Massenes 19, 03739 Javea, Spain
+34 966 46 00 09
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, British, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Camino Massenes 19, 03739 Javea, Spain
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Great location with great food. We go every week and Nadia looks after us like family. The food is excellent and the menu varies weekly. Never had a bad meal here. Great value for money.

1  Thank Clive W
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Often when following recommendations one is left disappointed. However following our Sunday lunch at El Elefante we were not disappointed. Food, service, ambience were all excellent and great value for money. This was our first visit and won't be our last. Nadia was very welcoming...More

1  Thank SankeyAng
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Christmas lunch yesterday,absolutely superb! As always a friendly welcome, great service and food of the highest standard. We look forward to our next visit as soon as possible.

1  Thank moraira2
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Having visited nearly all restaurants in Javea, El Elefante has the most delicious food and BEST Sunday roasts. The chef is amazing and highly recommend, also it is in the most beautiful surroundings and the restaurant is full of soul. A must visit restaurant, you...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We recently had a meal here and cannot recommend this place enough. The food was delicious, very good value and the service was excellent, we were made to feel very welcome and were well looked after, we will definitely be returning very soon!

Thank BeckyPJavea
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had the Sunday roast,I had the mussels for the starter,well presented and delicious,roast pork for the main with roast potatoes,veg and Yorkshire pudding,the meringue for desert was delicious to finish what was an excellent meal.

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We have been to Nadia's lovely restaurant twice this holiday with friends who have never been before and they, like us were very impressed. The Menu del Dia is amazing value and includes a half bottle of wine. The menu is extensive and will appeal...More

1  Thank Marie B
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We go here often Just always brilliant Value for Money 5* Easy to park Easy to find This is the best value meal we ever find and we went x 3 in the summer over 4 weeks

Thank peterkingham
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

First visit and not sure what to expect. Having eaten out at several local Restaurants this week El Elefante was a revelation !! The food is tasty and beautifully presented. We have rebooked for two days time. Special mention to James the Chef.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 26 August 2016

As usual we had a fabulous meal. We have enjoyed meals there on so many occasions, we always want to ensure all our friends and family go there when they visit. Atmosphere is very congenial and the food is always excellent. Owner and chef, both...More

Thank Alison B
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Pauline J
Are you open every lunch time?
8 August 2016|
Response from JAST20 | Reviewed this property |
No, I think it is only open for Sunday lunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Massenes 19, 03739 Javea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Javea
  • Phone Number: +34 966 46 00 09
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El Elefante is a small family run restaurant that has been working in Javea since 1990. Maintaining it's authenticity as an antique castillian farmhouse and offers classic home cooked food with a modern twist.
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