We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elaia

240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 3307
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“chicken salad” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (243)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend & I booked here for lunch after receiving a voucher for 1 free main when another is purchased of equal or lesser value. We both had not been here for many years due to previous bad experiences. We both ordered salads for lunch...More

Thank Tamara-Lee B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in to Elaia for brunch/ early lunch with my family. The Eggs Benedict were cooked well with a tasty Hollandaise Sauce. The Chorizo / Haloumi poached eggs were also very good. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank DaveFromDevonport
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for a relaxing afternoon catch up with a friend. We sat outside although struggled to find a couple of clean chairs and table. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful and was able to describe the various options well. We were disappointed when...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

On a recommendation from a friend, we gave Elaia a go for breakfast recently. A lovely sunny morning and the place was pretty full. Service was ok, considering how busy it was but we thought the prices were relatively high for Launceston. No complaints about...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Waitress very friendly but disappointed in the meal. Ordered the Prawn salad and at just under $30 we got 3 prawns with some lettuce and a few other bits. Way too over priced. Prawns did not taste fresh either. Very poor value.

Thank cateyvee
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We enjoyed our lunch as the food was beautiful. But....., when is your staff going to learn, that you cannot remove plates if one person at the table is still eating? How embarrassing for me as my guest made some "Tasmanian jokes" about it.

Thank chardoro
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We walked past in the afternoon and my daughter saw someone having a late afternoon lunch of pork belly. We made a reservation for that night. It was as good as it looked.

Thank lisa31w
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Decided on having a pizza for lunch, I found this to be a little burnt but still tasty with plenty for leftover- which they packed up for me. When I asked for still water I would've been happy with water out of a tap -...More

Thank Alice R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We often travel to Launceston and this cafe has been a regular. However the last two trips have been a tad disappointing. On the first trip the potato and Leek soup was a little lacking in flavour. On the second trip I was disappointed when...More

Thank MMEStrahan
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Four of us dined the steak was grissly, steak sandwich was good, seafood pasta the pasta and sauce was nice but the 9 pieces of seafood way overdone and tough. The pizza was nice. Drinks were a good range and the staff were excellent enjoyed...More

1  Thank TasmaniaLovesydney
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cinnamon Cafe and Indian Restaurant
149 reviews
.13 km away
Geronimo Aperitivo Bar and Restaurant
218 reviews
.28 km away
Cafe Mondello
168 reviews
.02 km away
Buddha Cafe & Restaurant
178 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Tamar Valley
565 reviews
.77 km away
Red Brick Road Ciderhouse
16 reviews
.78 km away
Swirlz Milkshake and Lolly Shop
10 reviews
.78 km away
Art Gallery at Royal Park
6 reviews
.88 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Elaia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 130
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 3307
  • E-mail
Description
Xoxoxox
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing