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Ludwigstrasse 45, 63067 Offenbach, Hesse, Germany
069 / 82 36 05 89
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food, nice atmosphere, excellent acustics

The place is much larger than you would think from outside. In many other places in Offenbach we have suffered of noise, not here: the indian decoration improves both atmosphere and acustics. The menu is really long, around 100 options, but clearly grouped to "chicken" "lamb" etc. It was not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 16, 2014
Elena S
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Helsinki, Finland
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Calgary, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

White Elefant offers great tasting Indian food at very reasonable prices. The atmosphere is very relaxing and inviting decorated with embroidery of Indian folk lore love stories. The meal for two offers all you need for a fulfilling dinner - Lassi, Papad, three meat/veg dishes, rice and dessert. Don't miss it if you are visiting Offenbach.

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Boston MA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Honestly, this is some of the best Indian food I have had anywhere: fresh, hot, terrific service, large menu - it was all delicious without being overly expensive. Highly recommended!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The place is awesome, very traditional, food is super delicious The service is very good and the staff if so friendly

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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70 reviews 70 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

There are few Indian restaurants in Frankfurt to choose from whether you want to dine out or have a meal delivered you are well covered. The trick is to find the restaurants with talented chefs, the establishments with great atmospheres and service standards, the dishes that bring your taste buds to life and linger in your memory long after the... More 

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Paris, France
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12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

One of my favorite Indian restaurants in the entire Rhein-Main region. There is not even one dish I would not recommend. Nice service and decorated in a very Indian way with colorful paintings, chairs, benches. Main dishes cost between 10 and 17 EUR. Do not go without reservation on a Friday evening!

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Helsinki, Finland
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32 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The place is much larger than you would think from outside. In many other places in Offenbach we have suffered of noise, not here: the indian decoration improves both atmosphere and acustics. The menu is really long, around 100 options, but clearly grouped to "chicken" "lamb" etc. It was not overly spicy but quite salty.

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Leeds
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87 reviews 87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

No complaints. Food ok. Service good. If you want a hot curry this is not the place for you. I would certainly go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2008

Excellent Indian restaurant. Good selection of wine, widespread offer of meals, also offers ayurveda style meals. There is also a separate room one can reserve for private get togethers.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ludwigstrasse 45, 63067 Offenbach, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Offenbach
  • Phone Number: 069 / 82 36 05 89

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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