How to Romance Elliot in Stardew Valley: Best Gifts and Schedule

Elliot likes his quiet time on the beach and prefers to live in solitude. Can you match his aura?

Elliot is a bit of a mystery. For anyone that knows who Fabio is, they've undoubtedly made the comparison in looks and personality. Wistful, exotic, and fashionable. It's no surprise you're here, trying to see the best gifts to give him. Let's see what they are!

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There will be a little bit of a competition for Fabi — err... Elliot. Leah and him are good friends, both loners, and they live near each other. However, if you use our guide, getting him to choose you will be easy.

  • Primary Location: On the beach, East of the entrance.
  • Birthday: Fall 5

Gifts

Elliot lives near the ocean, and his favorites tend to reflect that fact. Like all other characters, giving Elliot his favorite gifts (especially on his birthday!) is the fastest way to gain friendship hearts with him.

  • All Universal Loves
  • Crab Cakes
  • Duck Feather
  • Lobster
  • Pomegranate
  • Squid Ink
  • Tom Kha Soup

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Schedule

Stardew Valley map highlighting Ellito's Hut.

Elliot is usually found on the southern half of the map, regardless of what day or time it is. This makes him one of the easiest people to find, although he probably doesn't like that, given his hermit-like tendencies. The picture above shows the location of his hut, and the schedule below will tell you exactly where you can find him at any time.

All Seasons (Follow these first!)

  • Thursday and Friday (If Player has 6+ hearts with Leah)
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:30 am - Goes to Pierre's General Store.
    • 5:30 pm - Goes home for the night.
  • Friday and Sunday (If Player has less than 6 hearts with Leah)
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:00 am - Standing on the docks next to Willy's house.
    • 5:00 pm - Goes to the Stardrop Saloon.
    • 11:40 pm - Goes home and goes to bed.

Spring

  • Normal
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 12:00 pm -Standing on the beach south of his house.
    • 1:30 pm - In his home.
    • 3:00 pm - Standing on the bridge in town, near the south entrance.
    • 6:00 pm - In his home.
  • Tuesday
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 12:00 pm -Standing in front of his cabin.
    • 1:30 pm - In his home.
    • 3:00 pm - Standing on the bridge in town, near the south entrance.
    • 6:00 pm - In his home.
  • Raining
    • All day - Inside his house.

Summer

  • Regular
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:30 am - Goes to Cindersap forest, south of Leah's Cottage.
    • 6:00 pm - Returns home for the night.
  • The 9th Only
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 10:30 am - Goes to the Clinic and stands in the waiting room.
    • 1:30 pm - Goes to the examination room in the Clinic.
    • 4:00 pm - Leaves the Clinic and goes home.
  • Raining
    • All day - Inside his house.

Autumn

  • Regular
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:30 am - Goes to the Library.
    • 5:30 pm - Returns home for the night.
  • Raining
    • All day - Inside his house.

Winter

  • Regular
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:30 am - Goes to the Library.
    • 5:30 pm - Returns home for the night.
  • The 17th Only
    • 8:00 am - In his home.
    • 11:30 am - Goes to the Museum.
    • 4:50 pm - Goes to the Night Market.
    • 1:00 am - Goes home for the night.

Marriage

  • Monday
    • 8:30 am - Goes to the beach.
    • 5:00 pm - Goes home for the night.

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Friendship Events

The friendship events are good way to gain or lose some affection. Elliot has several conversation options that can improve or worsen your relationship with him, so follow the guide below to pick the right ones!

  • Two Hearts
    • When he asks what kind of novels you like
      • Mystery (+30 Friendship)
      • Romance (+30 Friendship)
      • Sci-Fi (+30 Friendship)
  • Four Hearts
    • In the Stardrop Saloon, between 3 pm and 10 pm, when Gus is there. Before he proposes a toast
      • To Pelican Town! (+25 Friendship)
      • To our friendship! (+50 Friendship)
      • To my good health! (-10 Friendship)
      • To your doom! (-50 Friendship)
  • Ten Hearts
    • If you accept going on his maiden voyage, after he kisses you
      • I'm happy (+50 Friendship)
      • You're making me very uncomfortable. Stop. (-50 Friendship)

That's it! With all this information, you're ready to gain Elliot's affections. This ship has sailed!

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