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Ode to the Elephants

Carr 413 km 3.3, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #13 of 76 Restaurants in Rincon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $21
Hours:
Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Ode to the Elephants offers authentic Thai flavors prepared by Chef Kevin Ngowusan. The restaurant overlooks Sandy Beach in Barrio Puntas, Rincon. A definite MUST dining experience in Puerto Rico.
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Great spot for Thai food in Rincon - we didn't have high expectations for Thai food in Puerto Rico, but were pleasantly surprised! Excellent food and tasty drinks! The service is great and everyone is super friendly. If you're in Rincon area, definitely check this place out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I absolutely love this place. The food is delicious, the service is great and the place is beautiful. Thursdays are Martini Nights, and really fun with friends. If you're in the Rincon area you should stop in Ode and you'll have a great time!

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Anasco, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Good food and great Martini's but a little overpriced for locals like most places all over the Island.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We decided to come here for dinner on a Saturday night around 8. Place was full since it was raining, so they sat us at the bar, which we did not have a problem since we were looking foward to coming here for a while. The martinis were absolutely delicious!!! The prices were very good. Had chicken satay, pad thai,... More

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Aurora, Ohio
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68 reviews 68 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The first time I was here in mid May and it was wonderful. I couldn't wait to come back this trip. We ordered the same dishes as last time and they were barely editable. The chicken in both our dishes was like shoe leather and had to ask for knives just to cut it up. Drinks are overpriced for what... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Loved it so much we went back again a couple days later! Great authentic thai food. Nothing else like it in the area.

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Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We drove all the way from San Juan, got there around 3:30,it was close until 5:00 but we went around the little town, took pics, some shopping, the Ocean it's something else.. No wonder why so many surfers come here from all over the world.. Went back at 5 and I had the most savory Watermelon Martini..Deliciosođź‘Śplus the service,and the... More

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Lazio, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Me and my friends drove close to an Hour to come to this restaurant. We called up Sharlenne, the receptionist, and she told us to show up even though they were about to close. We were really exited to get to this spot that so many people we talking about in Rincon. When we finally get there, they closed-down the... More

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The netherlands
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Left on the 413 and then all the way down and a bit up and...... What a Beautifull terace , nice waiter ( blond Guy with small ponytail). Had excellent meal and there is just nothing better than Thai. For me they could lose a bit of the salt!

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

It was nice to get a little dressed up and head out for dinner after spending the majority of my time in Rincon on the beach drinking out of coconuts and grilling. Ode to the Elephants has the most spectacular view and the food is delicious! I started with the Chai martini as we watched the sun set and it... More

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