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Elephant Bar - CLOSED

5601 Bay St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2407
+1 510-601-1001
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
18 Jun 2017
“Poor service and mediocre food”
1 Dec 2015
“Will not return”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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5601 Bay St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2407
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Food was just ok. Very crowded with long waits. Wait staff seemed undertrained and overwhelmed. Waiter poored tray of drinks on me and we were offered no help.

Thank marinacityfamily
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

The Elephant Bar is Emeryville was disappointing, to say the least. Thankfully, our server was very good and attempted to be accommodating despite the quality of the food. The food selection was adequate, but the quality was very mediocre and definitely not worth even the...More

Thank dvhou
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I were in San Francisco for a vacation and stayed in Emeryville. We decided to try this place. We knew this was a chain so weren't expecting a 5 diamond place but we're very disappointed. Our server never introduced herself once she...More

Thank coreystags
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Not much to cheer about. It's not bad but it's not really good either. It's a safe no-thrills choice.

Thank FM6565
Reviewed 7 October 2015

A regional chain with a diverse menu. Always a safe bet if you're not sure where to go. Decent food, prices, and service.

Thank BBmyself
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Great, cool location with an excellent menu, conveniently located across the street from the Marriott Courtyard in Emeryville. Had friends and family meet there as everyone gathered for our Labor Day Weekend wedding in San Francisco.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The menu has changed and the food portions are very sparse. Our friend ordered the arugla salad with salmon for dinner and the salmon was a smaller piece than the lunch portion used to be. I bet it wasn't a two ounce portion.My wife ordered...More

Thank timdean3
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We ate at this place on last day of our holiday and were very disappointed. Seated fairly quickly and drinks order taken by very busy and harassed looking server. Food order taken then a wait of at least 45mins before any food arrived. When it...More

Thank stevenmac1
Reviewed 6 September 2015

The Elephant Bar has a unique decor and interesting menu. The starter and dessert were fine, reasonable price and size; however, the main courses were all small and expensive for what was served - although the food was nice. I'd still recommend the Bar, but...More

Thank CAE318
Reviewed 26 August 2015

When I'm in Emeryville, every few months, I usually eat at Elephant Bar at least once. It's a great place to grab a quick meal, and there is a decent bar with plenty of televisions. Great for football season! The food is average. It feels...More

Thank Brad R
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5601 Bay St, Emeryville, CA 94608-2407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Emeryville
  • Phone Number: +1 510-601-1001
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