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The Elephant

) #27 of 169 Restaurants in Chorley €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian,
Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
+44 1257 451155
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (15 reviews)
“rices” (3 reviews)
“shish kebab” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Indian restaurant - a cut above the rest; Its a large building - we think it used to be a pub. Parking was good. We came here twice. Initial impression v good. We like eating out at these sort of restaurants and its always a...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been here for a few years, so fancied a good curry. We ordered the Elephant platter for starters, such a good mix of bhajis, delicious pakora, prawn puri (my favourite) and hoppers. For main we shared the murgi balti, with mushroom pilau- it...More

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For some reason I have never reviewed the Elephant before. We've been going here right back from the days when it was the blue elephant. The food is always excellent. The popadoms arrive with the best selection of chutneys from anywhere. There is a wide...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Recomended by the hotel staff we called and booked a table we were so glad we did as this is an extremely popular restaurant. We were given a warm welcome by the staff and shown to our table where our order for drinks and food...More

Thank Don A A
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We were very much looking forward to visiting here after recommendations from friends and the reviews here. While we found the place was nice and the staff friendly, we felt the quality of the curries was very poor. I like quite strongly-flavoured and hot curries...More

Thank miroslav25
Reviewed 2 June 2017

My girlfriend and I visited here on a Friday evening. Its easy to find and has lots of free parking. The resturant is nice and clean inside (i particularly like the art style etc). We had chicken chat for starters which was tasy, and then...More

Thank Felix W
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We eat here regularly its tasty good food with lots of flavour never had a bad meal yet! TRY THERE KASMIR SPECIAL its filled with fruit and tastes just great. Every time we go we get good service

Thank rvm3
Reviewed 11 May 2017

the service is amazing really friendly service amazing food, very tasty. will recommend to go and try out.

Thank rubakhtar
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Went to Elephant with a few friends for first time. The service was friendly and efficient and the food came very quickly. Good selection of chutneys and we were very impressed with the food! The 8 year old we were loved the Elephant BBQ. Will...More

Thank Northwest99
Reviewed 6 April 2017

i had always wanted to try the elephant, went out of my way to pick up a take out and was really looking forward to it expecting it to be good, chicken chaat and chicken madras. this is the only chicken chaat i have disliked,...More

1  Thank iwantedtolikeit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 451155
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