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Elephant Bar Restaurant

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39233 Fremont Hub, Fremont, CA 94538
510-742-6221
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Food, Sometimes Good Service

My sweetie and I lunch out regularly and we live near the Elephant Bar Restaurant in Fremont. I, also, get emailed coupons from them. I sometimes use the coupons. The food is good and the service is spotty. Sometimes the service is good and sometimes it's not. I suppose it depends on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Newark, California
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Newark, California
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

My sweetie and I lunch out regularly and we live near the Elephant Bar Restaurant in Fremont. I, also, get emailed coupons from them. I sometimes use the coupons. The food is good and the service is spotty. Sometimes the service is good and sometimes it's not. I suppose it depends on the waitperson. I've eaten many items from the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

you are lucky. Been there many times, and this time had a great server. She was friendly and took extra care to make sure our meals would meet our expectations. Seems like the wait staff changes frequently. All and all good food.

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Harbor City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Mischelle provided suburb service. I had the Trout with Pecan Brown Butter, it was moist, cooked to perfection. My compliments to the chef. The Cheescake with Strawberry was so good, I ate the whole thing! The evening started at the Bar, where the bartender chose to ignore my presence (to order a beer) and chose to flirt with a patron... More 

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california
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I never turn down an opportunity to eat at the Elephant Bar, love the food, Dinner time even the early bird time can find this place very very busy. I would go in between meals if you do not want to be waiting a very long time.

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Scotts Valley, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Since there don't seem to be any individually owned restaurants in Fremont except Chinese, which we should've tried, we ended up going to the Elephant Bar. Haven't eaten there in at least 2 years but it used to be way better. I guess they've changed the menu and it was pretty awful. I had a "lightly seared" Ahi salad that... More 

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Rolling Hills Estates, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This is such a mediocre restaurant. I continue to marvel at its popularity. My most recent meal was an "Asian inspired" stir fry of some sort. Really insipid. This was the fourth or fifth meal here and they have all been uniform in their mediocrity, neither awful nor particularly good. The interior, however, is both clean and well appointed, the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Went here to celebrate a special birthday with all the family ages 10 to 70 and everyone was happy and had a great evening. The staff , the food and the atmosphere could not have been nicer.

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Fremont, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Went there with my family to celebrate my wife's birthday. Normally it is a restaurant we enjoyed going to. This time, the service turned us off, and we are not going back. We have a table of 8, and upon being seated, we were given water and menus. After 15 minutes, no one appeared to take our orders. While the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The lettuce wraps were yummy with just the right amount of spice, and the burger cooked to perfection. Love that you can pick out exactly the way you want it.

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Fremont, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The service is okay, food is served quickly, the menu varied, but limited in vegetarian options. Overall, nothing special, though if you like alcohol & meat, you will enjoy it more.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 39233 Fremont Hub, Fremont, CA 94538
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fremont
  • Phone Number: 510-742-6221

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
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

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