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Phat Elephant

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Post Office Square 280 Queen St | Shop 7 Post Office Square, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3236 4454
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“thai food” (19 reviews)
“papaya salad” (10 reviews)
“crispy fish” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Post Office Square 280 Queen St | Shop 7 Post Office Square, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Worth booking a table we got there at 11.30 and nearly every table was gone. Great bustling atmosphere reminded me of being back in Bangkok, we ordered a PadThai, Crab Paoaya Salad, and Roti with dipping sauce was not disappointed.Would reccomend this restaurant.

Thank SuzieQ17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an interesting restaurant where some dishes are OK but the easiest to cook is way below par - Service Staff: helpful & efficient - rating 4 - Tom Yum Soup: good - rating 4 - Som Tum Salad: OK but not there yet -...More

Thank Thanh P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (my Thai partner and I) ordered three food items through Uber Eats on 24 May 2018. Unfortunately, two of the three items were inedible and of very poor standard - no taste, poorly cooked, and in the instance of the Chicken Satay - outright...More

Thank SwissAlps22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I genuinely can't find a thing to complement. I came here for a work dinner. First ordering was just bizarre when the server got confused because two people ordered entrees AND a main. The two entrees came out, then over and hour later we asked...More

Thank smitha135
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having spent a lot of time in Thailand, I have an appreciation for the ineffably authentic flavours that are hard to find outside of the country. I can vouch for Phat Elephant. Yes, they assemble dishes more according to the western preference, but they don't...More

Thank Fe_Flyer
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Will never order from this restaurant or use Deliveroo again! I have ordered multiple times from Phat Elephant through Deliveroo and enjoyed my meal. Tonight there was so much chilli in my Satay Chicken skewers and soup that I wasn't able to eat it. Called...More

Thank hayjay2018
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We are Airline staff and come here often as it is convenient and usually good food .. This time .. It was the worst service imaginable.. There were 5 of us & we all ordered a dish each to share (5 dishes) plus rice I...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I was a regular here but not anymore. I am a traveller and very respective of other cultures, but I’m tired of having my order wrong all the time and having to repeat myself constantly at a restaurant in my own country where they can...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Eating at this restaurant 4 times previously we enjoyed the freshness and the great flavours of every meal. We had a great disappointment this time. We ordered from the grilled menu. The grilled pork was dry and tough possibly cooked many hours before. The sticky...More

Thank nikolaogny
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant restaurant with great food and fast service ! menu has photos of each dish ! You push a button when your ready to order and then the waiter or waitress arrives to take your order ! Dumplings were amazing and the Beef in oyster...More

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Questions & Answers
14 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from mawa24 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, but it is partially open air as well so there shouldn’t be a problem.
18 November 2016|
Response from Jason J | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have plenty of gluten free menu items to choose from.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Post Office Square 280 Queen St | Shop 7 Post Office Square, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3236 4454
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