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Elaia

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240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
(03) 6331 3307
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Today
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Xoxoxox

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Visitor rating
  • 32
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent

Great service, lovely coffee, warm, modern and cosy atmosphere, delicious desserts just needing a vegan option to cater for a wider variety of clientele.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Caradi M
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126 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
277 reviews 277 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

I had a bad experience here a while ago but I thought I give it another try, and I'm glad I did The service was delightful, fast and friendly the breakfast I ordered were pancakes, highly recommended. Coffee was perfect

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Amazing breakfast!! Friendly staff and reasonably priced meals. Great atmosphere even when totally filled inside and out front.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Great service, lovely coffee, warm, modern and cosy atmosphere, delicious desserts just needing a vegan option to cater for a wider variety of clientele.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Well the meal was filling and delicious. The menu was a eye opener lot of choices including the specials board. However the staff was hanging around talking when customers needed to be served us included. The dessert WELL no thank you as it states better than what the Italians can do it I have to say it was disgusting Italians... More 

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Tasmania, Australia
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

UPDATED REVIEW: I have been here a number of times since my last review and Elaia certainly earned its excellent rating. I really do love Elaia's location, the fact parking nearby is so easy and the range of indoor and outdoor seating (and take-away). The food has been fantastic, with such a short wait time and decent portion sizes. Some... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Regardless of where ever you are staying in Launceston, take a walk or take a drive to this café. The coffee is great. Breakfast was yummo … between the two of us we tried eggs benedict, classic breakfast, smashed avocado, omelette, scrambled eggs and mixed berry pancakes. Breakfast menu goes through to the early afternoon which is very convenient. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Although named cafe Elaia (don't ask me how to pronounce it), this is also a licensed restaurant of an evening serving good fare not to be overlooked. Not able to secure a booking at Mud, our local friends took us here instead. We were not disappointed. Two of us had Trevally (market fish dish), which was cooked to perfection -... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Really enjoyed the food here. Full of flavour and nice large serving. Staff were attentive and friendly and it had a really good atmosphere. The only thing I could say that wasn't up to scratch was that the food was Luke warm, which was quite disappointing

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Perth, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

Just had a wonderful meal here, the food was sublime and service fantastic. Great value and lovely people

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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

My partner and I often dine here due to the amazing food, staff and atmosphere. If you are looking for somewhere to dine for breakfast, lunch or dinner this is the place to go!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: (03) 6331 3307

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 130
  • Cuisine: Anhui

Description

Xoxoxox
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?