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Elephant & Castle

1415 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-2313 (Downtown)
206-624-9977
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Ranked #602 of 3,431 restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, English
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Typical Uk menu available at the bar restaurant . Good beers brewed locally. Yorkshire Pudding filled with beef was excellent.

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

I stumbled upon Elephant & Castle while wandering around downtown looking for dinner. I was seated quickly, and noticed soon after by the waiter. I ordered shepards pie, by his suggestion, which was really good! I am picky about this dish because it can often times be too greasy, but I was quite pleased with theirs. Overall, the menu is... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We sat outside because it was so nice out. The food was average as was the price. The street people came round to use the bathroom in the restaurant and grab food from plates. While I was eating one of them kept asking are you done with that? He sat at the table next to us and watched me eat... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

In the basement of our hotel, OK bar food, like soup, salad, and burgers. Totally out of keeping with the contemporary Motif above.

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Connersville, Indiana, Usa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We went to lunch at this restaurant after landing in SeaTac and checking in to the Crowne Plaza downtown. It was about a 10 minute walk, which was nice to see sights and learn what was around you. At first I worried about the service, but the waiter then got help and everything was wonderful. We were a group of... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We were advised by Duck Boat employees to try this bar/restaurant for lunch. It is actually part of the Red Lion Hotel. The food, drinks & atmosphere was good, but nothing memorable. It was a couple blocks from the mall & across the street from City Centre. The waitstaff was friendly, but gave us some else's bill. There was a... More

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Evans, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Walked in here to have dinner on a whim. Nice pub like atmosphere and great outdoor seating. Had French Canadian poutine (french fries smothered in gravy with cheese curds on top) for the very first time here and it was surprisingly delicious. Followed with a French dip style roast beef sandwich. My brother ordered a craft beer and shared poutine... More

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Atlanta
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Calm and relaxed atmosphere. The staff was very friendly and courteous. The food was excellent. I had the Reuben - the best I have ever had! I love this place. The next time I'm in Seattle, this will be my first stop.

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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Right in downtown Seattle on Fifth Ave. Fabulous English décor. Very warm atmosphere, went back again the next night. Great meals - Steak & Mushroom pie with rich beef gravy, and pastry lid delicious- also the Fish and Chips very tasty. The staff were very a tentative and accommodating

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Omaha
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This has to be one of Seattle's hidden gems. This traditional British pub offers options for all eaters! We got the traditional poutine (first time I've tried this dish - it's french fries covered in gravy and cheese curds), along with the pretzel sticks and Brussels sprouts! Everything was fantastic, especially the pretzel sticks! Would come back in a heartbeat!

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