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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, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good for family

Great atmosphere, friendly staff made family with young children at home. A variety of choice available. The semi-circular corner sofa was a bit awkward to come in and out. Good food and service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2015
Kathy M
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Newark, California
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Mika was our server and her service was outstanding. She continued to check back and our meals were delivered as ordered. We had an enjoyable visit and will return again in the future.

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Thank kiwiman13
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

My son, wife and I tried this again last December after long interval. We used to dine here frequently in the early 2000's and it had great food and atmosphere. Over the years it declined. We had a coupon and decided to give it another try. Bitter disappointment. Menu got shortened. Food quality got worse. Quantity of food shrunk by... More 

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Thank Bob M
Hamilton, New Zealand
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Great atmosphere, friendly staff made family with young children at home. A variety of choice available. The semi-circular corner sofa was a bit awkward to come in and out. Good food and service.

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Thank Kathy M
Newark, California
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107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 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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Thank declectic
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86 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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Thank Valary M
Harbor City
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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Thank Richard C
california
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97 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 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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Thank snookiet
Scotts Valley, California
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180 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
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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Thank virgorising
Rolling Hills Estates, California
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248 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
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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Thank bonniemreeves
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 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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Thank Sandra M

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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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?