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Elephant & Castle - Beacon
- Surfaces sanitised between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
- Contactless payment available
- Limited number of seated diners
- Extra space between tables
Spicy Chicken Wings in a Basket
Great and friendly service
Hello, Thanks for the great review! Best, Shane
Fabor took great care of us, incredible wings, a lovely meal!
Great service and ambience. Gabor who looked after us was great!
Hi NaoiseM, Thanks a mill for the review, will pass your comments on to Gabor! Kind regards, Shane
Great ambience, delicious food, friendly and professional staff!
Hi DenisB Thanks for the great review, delighted you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Hope to see you again soon. Fiona
We went to Elephant & Castle to celebrate our daughters communion. From the excellent safety measures in place to the fuss that everyone made of my daughter the experience was fantastic. The absolute icing on the cake was when my daughter was presented with her own dessert specially decorated with Happy Communion written in syrup! We willbe back but will also alwsys remember how special her day was made by all at Elephant &Castle!
Hi AislingL Thanks so much for the really kind review. We're so delighted to hear that your daughter had a great day spending it with us. Anne spoke so highly of your family after you left and you were a pleasure to serve. We really do hope you guys had an amazing day and we would love to welcome you back anytime. A big Happy Communion Day again from us and hope to see you soon! Fiona
It was good, please don't put a character limit on your reviews :)
Hi Dragan Thank for the kind review.... Yeah we hate it too that it limits our words, we could write for hours and hours and then that's it, we look up and half of what we wanted to say isn't even there! It's frustrating 😂😂 Hope to welcome you back again soon! Fiona
Excellent food and brilliant service by all staff
Hi AlisonO Thanks so much for the fab review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Fiona
Chicken wings were very disappointing. They were not fully crisped.
Burgers were ok but chips were undercooked. Really don't understand why items can't be cooked properly!
Hi AidanM Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback from your recent visit. I'm sorry to hear our wings did not live up to our usual standard. I hope you made our manager aware on the day as they would have been happy to change both the wings and fries for you. We do hope this won't deter you from visiting us again. If you would like to make a booking you can contact me directly on email@example.com Thanks again Fiona
Great spot, service was good but trying to get someone’s attention to pay the bill took time
Very quiet but that’s through no fault of the restaurant, just Covid times!
Hi LeanneP, Thanks for taking the time to review us and giving us 4 stars. I hope we can turn those 4 stars into 5, next time you visit us. I will pass on your feedback onto our team. Kind regards, Elin
The staff where absolutely fabulous we felt very safe and the food was so good. Considering we had cocktails and food the bill was no where near as expensive as I expected. The staff where so lovely and kept the social distances in place perfectly. I will most definitely go back again!
Hi SueS, Thanks so much for the great review. Really glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Shane
Lovely meal last Monday. All Covid protocols were in place but it still felt relaxed. Food and service very good.
Good food and amazing service with all covid restrictions being followed.
Hello, Thanks so much for the good review and kind words. See you soon, Shane
Really enjoyed the food and service, Robin was great
Hi LauraM, Thank you for the good review, Robin will be thrilled she impressed. See you again soon, Shane
Good experience, good parking. Easy to book. Fast service
Would recommend and go back
Hi Caroline, Delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us, we look forward to having you back again soon. Kind regards, Shane
Very nice meal with the family . Nice atmosphere and good service . Food served at a good pace and drinks also . good night all round . Recommend THIS RESTAURANT .
Hi SharonD, Thanks so much for the good review, we will see you again soon! Best, Shane
Lovely food as always & excellent service. Absolutely no complaints and will certainly be back soon
Hi StephenC, Thanks so much for the good review, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best, Shane
Elephant and castle do the most amazing wings ever, they’re a must if you’re going! Lovely staff
Hi AmyG, Thanks a mill for the good rating, wings is what we do! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Shane
Had a lovely meal here on a Thursday night. Probably the best restaurant we’ve been to in terms of Covid-19 precautions. Really spacious and very well thought out procedures. Staff were v friendly.
Hi SoulGirl, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and giving us 5 stars! We hope to see you dine with us again! Kind regards, Elin
Staff was so helpful I never got her name but she lived upstairs. She’s brilliant at her job. Food was outstanding I love love love the blue cheese definitely best part
Hi NicoleS, That's Anne! She's the best and I will pass on your kind comments. Glad you enjoyed your visit. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Shane
In the bizarre times we find ourselves in, E&C have set up a safe environment to enjoy a meal out.
Hi YerWuan Thank you for leaving us the positive review based on your recent visit. We're glad you felt safe to enjoy your meal with us and hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Fiona
This place is a nice space but the food is very average & quite pricey for what it is 15/16 euro for a salad??? Also the lunch menu is quite heavy wud like to see lighter well priced dishes on it. It is local to me but to b honest I wudnt really travel out of my way there...
Enjoyable, food taste to good level and enjoyed by all
Hi JoeE, Thanks for the good review! See you soon, Shane
We had to ask to order after being given all these rules for dinner. They brought the mains at different times. Last main was ten min after the rest. Got the desserts wrong and regularly had to make exaggerated attempts to get their attention for drinks etc. Very overpriced and won’t return again anytime soon. Disappointing for press up
Hi Deewee Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm sorry to hear the service was slower than usual, due to the current climate we have had to reduce our staff numbers on the floor and this got the better of us on Sunday as we had an extremely busy week last week. I am sorry to hear you won't return as I'd love for you to experience our usual standard. If you would like to give us another try you can mail me directly to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will book you in. Fiona
Excellent food & service
Thanks for the great feedback, I'll be sure to pass along to our team. Hope to see you again soon. Fiona
Very happy with everything. Food,drinks and service was excellent!
Hi GavinB Thank you for the fab review, delighted to hear we got it all right... Hope to welcome you back again soon! Fiona
Anne makes you feel very welcome and she looks after you. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the staff are all lovely. Chicken wings are amazing 👌
Hi Jill Thanks for the great review, Anne will be beaming 🌟🌟 Delighted to hear she looked after you so well and we will be sure to pass along your kind words and thanks. Hope to see you again soon. Fiona
Very COVID-19 adherent
Thank you for taking the time to leave us some great feedback, will be sure to pass along the lovely words to our team. Hope to see you again soon. Fiona
Service is painfully slow but the food was good and when we did get served the staff are friendly. 40-45 mins before we got food and we had to ask 3 times for the bill.....
Hi Gilda Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review from your recent visit. Sorry to hear the service was slow on the day, due to the current climate we have had to reduce our staff numbers on the floor and unfortunately this got the better of us on Saturday as we had an exceptionally busy day. This is not our usual standard and I do hope you'll come back and try us again so we can show you this. I'm happy to hear the food was good and staff were friendly. Hope to see you again. Fiona
Food is probably ok for chicken wings, burgers and steaks.
I had a caesar salad in which the lettuce was soggy & limp, a few croutons and a few anchovies obviously out of a tin - very disappointing
My advice stick to the 3 items above
Hi DermotO Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Sorry to read you didn't enjoy your salad, I do hope you brought it to the attention of the manager on duty who would have been more than happy to replace it for you at the time. We appreciate all feedback both good and bad and have passed yours along to our kitchen team. Delighted to read in your private note that the waiter was friendly. Hopefully we will get the opportunity to welcome you back again sometime soon. Fiona
Food absolutely delish the staff so friendly as always left happy and full
Hi RahaelF, Delighted to read this, ticked all the boxes! See you soon, Shane
Really enjoyed our meal. Our waitress Anne was exceptional and really made it a great night for us. It was my daughters 21st birthday and she could not have a party due to covid so itvwas just our family . Anne and the team sang happy birthday and made an extra effort. It was appreciated.
Hi Gillian, Great to hear you had a good night and Happy Birthday to the birthday girl again! Anne will be delighted she made the night memorable. See you soon, Shane
Food and service was great, music was a little too loud but that’s probably my age!
Hi JeanetteU, Thanks for your rating! We try to keep the music at a certain level for atmosphere but we are more than happy ot adjust this is a customer requests. See you soon, Shane
V good service and staff, food was good, I have had better steak but it was nice. Kitchen and packaging area I appreciate is for take out but if you are seated facing this you see a constant stream of motorcycle delivery drivers coming in and out and bags being packed, not ideal but an observation I wanted to mention - I would still return again
Hi RobK Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Delighted to read you enjoyed your time with us. We don't often use our overflow area at the back, usually when it's quite busy and we have tried to be discreet with our delivery service to ensure it doesn't affect our in-house service. If you would like to make a new booking you can request on your booking to be up closer to the front so that hopefully this will be out of view. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Fiona
Really friendly staff. Food was great
Felt really safe in the place
Hi RitaD Thanks so much for the great review, great reading :) Hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Fiona
Steak sandwich was the nicest thing I’ve had on the menu delicious and always love the venue !
Thanks very much for the nice review! We too love the steak sandwich. Looking forward to seeing you again! Kind regards, Elin
I had lunch there on Tuesday with a friend. Food was as it always is - you just can't beat those wings. Service was excellent and more than fully compliant. Waiter was masked, menu is on-line and there was an additional serving table beside our table where they dropped the food and collected the dishes afterwards. It could not have been safer. I also took some wings to go and they must be the largest portion available anywhere ! Great place, great service and safe as a house....
Hi Niall, Thanks so much for the positive review, glad to read the service and safety measures were all good. Kind regards, Shane
This was our second visit to The Elephant and Castle in Beacon, and again it was really, really good! You know sometimes when you go to a place a second time after the first visit and it sometimes disappoints, well not in this case!!! The wife had a salad and enjoyed it, I had the Elephant burger this time, with the curried sour cream topping----absolutely beautiful, a taste of what I would call heaven! The staff again were top notch, friendly, smiley and efficient. The music in the background was loud enough to be heard, but not intrusive---if you want to talk to your wife over lunch, you can (luckily I do), I think she wished it was louder! Anyway, we'll be back, worth every penny for staff and food alike. Thanks again, 5 stars.
Hi JasonH Absolutely loved reading your review and delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us. (Tell your wife she can put in a request to have you sat beside the speaker next time 😂😂) I'll be sure to pass along your kind words to our team. We do hope to welcome you back again very soon. Fiona
The staff is always very welcoming and polite. They are very respectful of the new covid measures.
Hi Marion Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review from your recent visit. We're delighted you enjoyed your time with us and I will be sure to pass along your kind words to our team. We hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Fiona
Burger with bacon over-cooked. COVID measures excessive. Staff were great.
Hello, Thank you for your review, very sad to hear you did not enjoy your burger, I do hope you brought it to the attention of the manager on duty as we would always like the chance to rectify any issues in house. We have put a set of COVID procedures in place to protect both staff and customers which has been very well received, I am you feel it is excessive. I do hope we will see you again so that you can see this was a once off. Kind regards, Shane
A great dining experience in the new COVID world we live in. I was very impressed by the staff’s awareness and measures they have put in place to minimise COVID risk. The service we received was first class and the food was brilliant, as always. We will be back again very soon!
Hi, Love to hear you enjoyed your visit and felt safe with us! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Regards, Shane
Elephant & Castle - Beacon offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (01) 254 5747.
Elephant & Castle - Beacon is rated 4 stars by 235 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.