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Phat Elephant

Post Office Square 280 Queen St | Shop 7 Post Office Square, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3236 4454
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (19 reviews)
“rice” (17 reviews)
“rissoles” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
11:30 - 15:00 Hours
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 2 days ago

After having been suggested by a friend we gave it a try over lunch. We ordered the Green Curry Chicken and Steamed Vegetables. I have never used this phrase before but the vegetable dish lacked imagination (spice or flavour). As the name suggests the vegetables...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here on a Sunday night. I had booked a table so we didn't have to wait. You press a button on the table when you're ready to order. We ordered phad Thai, Masuman lamb, vegetables and 2 drinks. The food arrived quickly....More

Thank Jocelyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Phat Elephant is a popular lunch place situated outside the green area of Post Office Square. The smell of Thai food is alluring. Well presented and flavoursome meals can be made to your spice levels. I love the duck curry and the pineapple fried rice....More

Thank MishellyC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watch out they have changed the menue. Thai chicken curry with rice is extremely dry. You must order “Main” then add the additional rice so you get two seperate dishes. We don’t recommend ‘Thai chicken curry with rice’ it comes delivered very very dry as...More

Thank RachealHayes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst I was staying nearby at Holiday Inn I had Pad Thai Chicken delivered by Uber from this restaurant. The good was serving size was generous with lots of chicken however the noodles were quite dry and needed more Pad Thai sauce. I also requested...More

Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Booked online, table reserved and was settled down very quickly. Food was great - pineapple rice, fish, curry and tom yum soup. Overall a great night out. Responsive service but not the most attentative to details. The quality of food outweighs the rest. Will visit...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t expecting a crowded restaurant on a Monday night. Was warned of a 20 min wait for food on ordering but this venue is so efficient that they bettered the time - not that I was in a hurry. Prawn and pork dumplings were terrific-...More

Thank 130vinb
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed Phat Elephant dining for dinner twice in a week when I recently visited Brisbane. Scrumptious food, fresh sweet coconut’s to drink and a massive bar selection if you are interested. It comes down to your selection of dishes to get the maximum impact...More

Thank CherylBrooking
Reviewed 11 September 2018

I'll make this as short as possible with how appalled I am, (I'm not usually one to complain) Phat elephant is under new management Came in for a work lunch (6 people) -Meals were brought out at all different times, One meal was forgotten all...More

Thank Julia R
Reviewed 31 August 2018

My friends and I went here for a catch-up before I went overseas. The restaurant was packed but we had booked a table. I seriously recommend that! The menu is vast with everything you could want. We had a 10 yro with us and he...More

Thank JanB373
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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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