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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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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (18 reviews)
“rice” (17 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 today via mobile

Great food and very nice location. Not expensive. Real thai and generous portions. Friendly stafffffff

Thank Stefano F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by the concierge at the Sofitel. Seemed popular on entry. We waited a very long time for a single dish of Pad Thai. After asking twice where our order was it finally came. Completely disappointing us with its total lack...More

Thank AmyShane33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sought out Thai restaurant while in Brisbane and Phat Elephant did not disappoint. Spicy and delicious seafood Tom Yum soup was delicious. Portion a bit smaller than I expected but well worth the visit.

Thank Mudhouse53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pork belly ! Yum ! We didn’t book and it was very busy so we sat on stools at a tiny table ... was ok but not ideal. Great spot to people watch. Was quick service but food was a bit hit and miss with...More

Thank Jeryl M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Possibly the worst customer service I have ever experienced. Late meals, average food, at about 9pm all of the remaining customers were told they would have to leave by 9:30pm. I have worked in hospitality and dealt with lingering customers, but customers who are still...More

Thank Vanessa H
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Really good Thai food at reasonable prices, $15-25 main, very tasty. Press button service makes catching a busy waitress so much easier. Very courteous service and quite fast on a Friday night. Recommend #59 Beef ask for Coconut Rice. In comparison the Calamari main was...More

Thank Ric G
Reviewed 19 June 2018 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 30 May 2018

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 29 May 2018

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 26 May 2018

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
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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