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Babar Elephant

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 5JB, England
+44 1524 388670
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (32 reviews)
“butter chicken” (11 reviews)
“curries” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 5JB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I feel £50 for a takeaway was too much, the chicken korma was nice however I was expecting quite a hit from the other curries ( we picked the award winning dishes) Nice poppadums & naan bread but we won’t be back.

Thank pixietrig15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spotted this restaurant while away for a weekend with family and didn't book a table however they accommodated all 7 of us as walk ins and were so very warm and welcoming we were promptly given menus and drinks order taken the food arrived...More

1  Thank Savvyshell
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Babar elephant is a restaurant we keep returning too! Food is lovely, staff are all very friendly, helpful and go above and beyond. Prices are affordable and we are never disappointed. We have just returned again from another meal at the babar, this time from...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

6 of us went for a meal this evening. Lovely building but were rushed from the minute we went in. They could not wait for us to order and we were constantly bombarded. Hadn’t finished our starter before dishes were being cleared away. Wrong meal...More

2  Thank verony
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for the 5:30 happy hour with the Mrs for tea, any starter and main course for about 13quid,however only selected mains are included in this offer,but you don’t know this until the bill lands on your table,cost us about 12quid on top.... also the...More

Thank Wicksy W
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Our first visit with friends based on a recommendation. Good ambience and welcome, however we ordered 4 drinks and two of them were incorrect. The menu is good with lots of choice, the food was 9/10 the chicken tikka was slightly dry but good flavour....More

Thank suzemacs
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Chose Naga Naga chicken as it didn't sound too hot, it did say it had chilli bit mild spices. But it was far too hot to eat other dishes like Jalfreisi say it is very hot thus didn't. When I mentioned it to the waiter...More

Thank NettyWYorks
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Took a he family, great service from the team on Saturday evening, fantastic food portions very generous, a real gem of a find in Morcambe.

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Recently enjoyed a meal as a party of 5 females. Food ok after they they replaced the stale tasting popadoms. Service not so good. There was a confusion about which desserts were available, after which we felt confronted by the staff. Surely 5 of us...More

1  Thank MC220765
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Went to baba elephant for a family birthday meal , my nephews favourite restaurant , he's 7 today and he picked this restaurant. This says it all . The food is amazing, lots of it and flavours are fantastic . The staff are also great...More

1  Thank Pingu3107
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Darren B
6 February 2018|
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Response from cascboss | Reviewed this property |
They do sell alcohol
15 July 2016|
Response from jdpjamesp | Reviewed this property |
I can't provide a link, but on the website, under menus there's a link to the 15% off take away menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 5JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 388670
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Opened 21st July 2010
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