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Elephant Bar Restaurant

19780 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014-2456
408-865-0701
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Ranked #24 of 184 Restaurants in Cupertino
Price range: $5 - $17
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
San Francisco, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We have had some interesting experiences here. Food here is very very good and they are good at improvising upon your requests. However, we have had unusually long waits for a table. We have had salt mistaken for sugar in the creme brûlée. But they always try to make it right. So we keep coming back.

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Munich
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201 reviews 201 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Big, not fancy, decent eats at a fair price and good service. That’s the thumbnail summary. My first impression was that it’s a bit of a food factory, but they were much better than that. Our table shared appetizers of seared tuna, a tempura salmon roll and chicken lettuce wraps. To be honest it was better than I was expecting,... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

OK for a late dinner but much less creative than it used to be. Ambiance is dull and the atmosphere not so lively. JB's is a better choice for a late dinner.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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223 reviews 223 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
877 helpful votes 877 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Parking on a Saturday night in the shopping center across from Elephant Bar in Cupertino is like parking at Levi Stadium on 49er game day. Every spot is taken, with cars circling like vultures waiting for an opening. And when an opening occurs, they roar down the aisles like Gone in 60 seconds! Except here it is the parking spot,... More 

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Silicon Valley
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I was here for Lunch a few days ago with a friend. We both found something to our liking. The menu offers a good variety for lunch, from soup and sandwiches to a full meal. The portions are generous and the service is good. Since my friend and I hadn't seen each other for a long time, we spent about... More 

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Cupertino, California, United States
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49 reviews 49 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

There is something for anyone, they have great selection. I have been there several times and keep going back. I love the artichoke dip appetizer and the seared tuna salad.

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Oakland, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We came back again because of Oscar's great service and spicy house sauce. On this trip Oscar recognized us from a month ago and took care of the rest. However, this trip was even better because he remembered that we liked our food spicy and even had the sauce ready when our order arrived. His service and homemade sauce are... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I asked the waiter for a lunch recommendation and he said: “Tri-Tip is the best.” I asked him how he recommended it be cooked and he asked if I would like it exactly as in the menu photo with some red. I said: “Yes, please.” The tri-tip was served with no red at all. It was overcooked and not as... More 

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Oakland, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We decided to try this place again and it was pretty good considering. Given the demographics I expected the food to be spicy or at least for them to have a spicier option. Our server made a spicy mix for us at our table and he even brought us a few jalapeños and peppers per our request. This place would... More 

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Cupertino, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We eat their about once a month. Their food is good and varied. Portions generous. Service is good. Restaurant is a bit noisy. Wait can be 15-30 mins. around the dinner hour, except at the bar. Their north facing patio is pleasant on a hot day & they have heaters for cooler weather. They provided excellent hors d'oeuvres and service... More 

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Additional Information about Elephant Bar Restaurant

Address: 19780 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014-2456
Phone Number: 408-865-0701
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cupertino
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 17
Cuisine: Japanese

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