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Nine Elephants

#342 of 3,179 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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67 Village St | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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11 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely Thai restaurant that's located on a quiet street, took me some time to track it down. But the friendly service and delicious food are worth it.

Thank jongster21
Canberra, Australia
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just happened to be walking past so I popped in for dinner. What a great decision. The food is delicious and service from staff was friendly and quick. A definite return spot for me.

Thank David R
Melbourne, Australia
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1,463 reviews
861 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

I have been dining at this restaurant for years and let me say it has amazing thai food with real spice. A few weeks ago I had the nine elephants fried rice which was amazing and contained delicious crispy pork belly. This is the first time it happened but at lunch time on Friday there were small flies everywhere. Our... More 

1 Thank tommomelbourne
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

A bit out of the way in Docklands but this place serves great Thai food and we've eaten enough to compare.Very busy at lunchtime so book or you'll miss out. Staff very friendly but can be a bit flaky when under pressure.

Thank aedelton
Brisbane, Australia
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56 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Even though this place is hidden away it is well located in Docklands on the CBD fringe. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. You can choose your level of spiciness the food is delicious.

Thank Fletcherdillo
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

it is pity its hidden away in 67 village st docklands. Its such great restaurant !! 5 of us were there for dinner, the menu was extensive, licensed bar , great service. Meals were in good sizes, very tasty and very well presented.. The price too was very inexpensive. ( fantastic value ) will certainly go back !! good Thai... More 

Thank antony A
Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A group of us were on a business trip and wanted to find somewhere to eat on a weekday evening, close to our hotel. We didn't book - but no problem at all. We were seated without delay and served drinks in no time at all. We chose the banquet for 3, as it gave us lots of choice -... More 

Thank PhilHSS
Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Seven of us on a tour of Australia staying in Melbourne, decided to try "Nine Elephants" for dinner. Not only was the food good, but they allowed separate checks for the two couples and individual checks for the three other people. They were very accommodating with everything and we were all appreciative of the positive attitude and the food.

Thank Anita W
Sydney Australia
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286 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great Thai here. Lovely curry and stir fry. Not too oily or sweet and generous servings. Great price too. We will be back. Booking recommended. People were turned away due to being full during our meal. You've been warned!

Thank AeroDDD
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Was heading to Etihad for Australia - Japan match & wanted something near stadium. Was pleasantly surprised by very fresh, tasty food in pleasant small restaurant - as opposed to the packed out mega joints nearby. Beef mussaman curry very tender and crispy pork belly with veg & basil nicely spicy. Well worth is it if you're in that part... More 

Thank gregjckg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Village St | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 0396709909

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