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Elaia

240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
(03) 6331 3307
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Ranked #81 of 221 restaurants in Launceston
Price range: $7 - $130
Cuisines: Anhui
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Xoxoxox
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62% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

A cafe style meal with lots of variety. Nice choices of wine. The service is really good. I had ricotta gnocchi with chicken veg sauce followed by citrus pie. Interestingly there were several people, like me, eating alone. It might attract people travelling on business. Nice ambience and open fire.

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Launceston, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

From my experiences at Elaia I would say its way underrated!! Food is a little overpriced... although Coffee is great!! Although it doesn't open very early.. came in one day for breakfast before work (6:30am) and not open:( I had to go to Aromas whose coffee isn't as nice... and they were only open for tea & coffee... no breakfast...... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Great food, atmoshere and service. The meals are good quality and portion sizes. Friendly staff and easy parking in Charles Street. My favourite dining place when I'm in Launceston!

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We came here for dinner on Friday night, it was very busy. We were a couple with our 8 year old daughter and I asked the waiter for the kids menu and he looked so annoyed that he had to walk afew steps to get it!! He should have given it to us without us asking, he could see there... More

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Victoria
Top Contributor
323 reviews 323 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The start to lunch wasn't good. "You know we close at 3.30. You'll have to leave then." Why open for lunch and not stay open long enough for even the late comers to enjoy the experience? We decided to stay and the food was good enough. The service always came with a smile but not necessarily efficiency.

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Burnie, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We came all the way from Burnie to eat here. After seeing it driving past one day we thought yes that's the place for breakfast ! , seated by a lovely young girl :) , coffee from an extremely polite young boy . Breakfast from the chef was amazing :) Overall we loved the kindness and professionalism obtained from the... More

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Tasmania
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65 reviews 65 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We're breakfast/brunch people so are always looking for somewhere we can relax and read the paper on the weekend while enjoying breakfast and good coffee without it costing too much. Elaia met our needs nicely last weekend - prompt friendly service and good food - my French toast was perfect and came with thin slices of bread which I'd asked... More

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Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Great food for breakfast and dinner. Good service and generous portions. Walking distance from Hotel Charles where we stayed.

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Launceston, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Great food and best coffee I have ever had! Food was reasonable price and a nice outdoor area which you can eat in

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We had the pizza and it was large and value for money. The service was excellent, and i left a tip...which is rare. The atmosphere was very friendly and seating available inside and out

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