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Elephant Cafe & Bistro

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112-113 Jalan Ang Cheng Ho, Kuching, Malaysia
16:00 - 00:00
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Kuching, Malaysia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Nice Restaurant , Price acceptable. Service Crew got proper training. Food taste delicious , portion no big but enough for us.

Thank Lina L
Kuching, Malaysia
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to this place for many times, it has never disappoint me. Tried the nasi lemak, fried chicken chop with black pepper sauce, sandwich with good selection of bread and also the nice blended mushroom soup. There are also good range of cakes. Nice place for lunch when the weather is hot out there! Do try to three sour... More 

Thank Kelly T
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Environment is nice and spacious(not crowded like other places). Thus, have more privacy and feel more comfortable. Lighting is just fine with beautiful decorations around. Love the elephants picture too. The mushroom soup is the taste of real mushroom, not artificial one. French fries need a lot of improvement(tasteless). Salmon and fish and chips are of average. Prices are reasonable... More 

Thank Tc L
Kuching, Malaysia
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76 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Varieties of western dishes and my favourite is the carbonara! the ambience is great, perfect for dinner and dates ;)

Thank dayang a
Kuching, Malaysia
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

There is wide range of choice. The establishment is bigger than most as it took up two shoplot floor so it's really great for gathering with friends and family. The menu has nothing extra ordinary to offer though.

Thank EdwinaEmme
Kuching, Malaysia
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Price for meal has increased slightly over the years. Food a little too salty in general. Good atmosphere, not to quiet nor noisy. Good place for a family meal of course! Staff were all very friendly. Service could have been improved by clearing empty plates more quickly.

Thank sp3ak_christ
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Foods are okay and I liked their mushroom soup most. Price is quite reasonable and the service is pretty okay. Worth a try.

Thank Tia A
Miri, Malaysia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I used to enjoy Elephant's and would come with friends regularly. Having always come away with a pleasant experience I decided to take my English fiancé here. Some issues. 1. A man and his wife and 2 noisy kids walked in. Prior to that it was only me and my fiance in the bistro. The said man was clearing his... More 

Thank Jeyyy
Kuching, Malaysia
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583 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Good western food, with good services. Was there for Mother's Day Dinner with the family, a big grp of 12, and all the food was correct. The pricing is quite reasonable for western food. Do make bookings, especially during occasions week.

Thank AChee74
Kuching, Malaysia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Large variety of food items, but they make their own focaccia bread so I always order a sandwich with focaccia bread. Their chocolate banana ice-blended is pretty awesome too. I think the environment has become noisier with more echoes ever since they renovated though, so maybe a bit of a negative there.

Thank andcsy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, International, Asian, Malaysian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112-113 Jalan Ang Cheng Ho, Kuching, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sarawak  >  Kuching
  • Phone Number: 6082410062

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?