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“Delicious! We will return.”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Elephant Bar Restaurant - CLOSED

Elephant Bar Restaurant
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Good for: Bar Scene, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
DeLand, Florida
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Delicious! We will return.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014

We celebrated Valentine's Day here for an early lunch the next day. Big crowds are not on our list if things to do. We were able to get a seat in a window booth before it got crowded. Our server was fabulous. She carefully accommodated some food allergies. The food was delicious. I had a shrimp platter, with different kinds of shrimp. Each of them had a distinct flavor. Wonderful!,

  • Visited February 2014
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1 Thank Mttslulu
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  • English first
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English first
Florida and Oklahoma
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Lunch with the girls”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2014

Surprisingly difficult to find a close parking space. Connected to Altamonte Mall which has lots of business. We get there about 11:30 to beat the lunch crowd. Brisk business at noon. Grab a booth by the window into the mall. We thought it was quieter on our first visit but last visit we could hear conversations from somewhere. New lunch menu starts at $5.50 and we loved the PacificRim Tacos. Not only for the tacos (two tiny chucken tacos) but the salad and the chips. Best chips anywhere, freshly cooked. We also loved the parmesan green beans appetizer. The senior card is not valid at lunch (boo-hoo) and only one offer per table. They send out a lot of coupons so you have to choose which offer you want to accept. Excellent service. Music a little loud, that's why we choose the booth by the windows.

  • Visited February 2014
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1 Thank Okiegirls
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Montague, New Jersey
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Ok place to eat”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2014

The food was good and the waitress was very friendly. The resturaunt is connected to the mall. Did get a lot of people passing thru just to exit the mall.

Visited January 2014
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1 Thank Rockchef1
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Casselberry
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Don't expect anything right at Elephant Bar”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014

All I ask for was NO peppers of any sort or tomatoes on my lunch...I was served a lunch covered in red peppers.

Elephant Bar use to be Great and I ate here frequently.... now if boyfriend says lets go to Elephant Bar I nearly die and try to get him to go somewhere else in Orlando.

Kitchen has screwed up 4 out of the last 5 times I have eaten here. Yes they offer to replace the meal but that does not matter when you are on a time crunch.

If you want it right go to Bahama Breeze. You might have to wait but your meal will be right at Bahama Breeze.

Corporate needs to investigate the location and fire the kitchen who can't read a ticket and a food runner delivers the food instead of the wait person who might catch a mistake that could kill someone. They take off the peanut sauce that can make some people sick, it is not only peanuts people are allergic to they also are allergic to peppers and tomatoes but the kitchen continues to put these items on order no matter how many times you ask not to.

STAY away unless you do not care about your life.

  • Visited February 2014
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Thank mallylin
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Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Lunch 2/5/14”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

Very nice restaurant, and comfortable for a woman alone to sit in. Had the lunch salmon and a salad, all of which were very good. champagne was ver good too! Would come often if I didn't live in Oregon.

Visited February 2014
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1 Thank Susan D
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