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Blue Elephant

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Imperial Wharf | Fulham, London SW6 2SU, England
+44 20 7751 3111
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Today
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 19:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The place is beautifully done, courteous staff, brilliant food, it's one of those have to try places.....

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Thank Ananya S
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Always guaranteed perfect food with excellent service the location and setting are superb A good train connection too Book in Advance as it is very popular

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Thank Richard B
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Well if you want to get amazed by great Thai food with excellent Jungle like theme... Just book a seat at Blue Elephant.. I have been there 3 or four times since 2008 and every time they dont disappoint me,,, Excellent food, excellent service and amazing environment... Really like the indoor plant and the size of the plants....really a different... More 

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Thank Aamir S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My 3rd visit here and it gets better each time. We also visited Blue Elephant in Bangkok a few years ago and equally amazing. Food is great and the service impeccable. We will be back again!

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Thank Travelexpo73
London, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Slightly overpriced thai food but special ambience. Location is a bit out of the way. Elephant tea pots add a nice touch.

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Thank niraj n
Portishead, United Kingdom
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411 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

When you first enter, it cleverly gives you little indication of the size of the place, due to the amount of jungle type plants, it leads back into many tables and privacy seating places, all surrounded by more plants, the atmosphere is very romantic with tastefull low lighting. There is virtually every type of Asian quisine ( mostly Thai )... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Attended a great graduation Dinner at the restaurant... to decor of this restaurant is amazing ...waterfalls everywhere... with huge fish.. Bridges to get to your table... excellent food and service.. absolutely amazing... a must visit

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Thank Andrew D
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, lovely location, spectacular food! 10/10 ... highly recommend! Authentic thai food, we had a table overlooking the Thames ... absolute delight!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I was disappointed to find the Blue Elephant had closed down when I went there recently without booking. However all was not lost as I ate in a Japanese/Korean restaurant a few doors away. Beni Shoga proved to be a great find and I have reviewed it separately on Tripadvisor.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Beautiful decor restaurant with very good thai foods. Very enjoyable, the service was excellent, the staffs are polite and friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$26 - US$77
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Imperial Wharf | Fulham, London SW6 2SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7751 3111
Description
A local landmark on The Boulevard, the Blue Elephant Thai restaurant brings an authentic Royal Thai dining experience to bustling West London. Considered one of the finest Thai restaurants in London, the Blue Elephant serves delicious traditional dishes prepared with ingredients flown in from Thailand on a weekly basis, served up amidst tropical foliage and lush water gardens. Your meal will be presented to you by the friendly, attentive staff in national Thai costume, who will also occasionally entertain diners with traditional Thai dancing displays. A popular spot for couples, who cosy up under the thatched pergolas, the Blue Elephant is renowned for its refined cuisine, which also includes a wide range of vegetarian dishes, an extensive wine list and a Sunday brunch with children's entertainment. Ideal for relaxing with a classic cocktail, the opulent Blue Bar is highlighted by a replica of the Suphannahong - the Royal Barge of Thailand.

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