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The Elephant Trail

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85 E Main St, Avon, CT 06001
(860) 677-0065
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Interesting! Fun; really good experience!

parking readily available; good ambiance, friendly service; good food!I like the idea that the food is apparently not cooked ahead of time. It tastes like it was just made; hot in temperature and as hot as you want it in spiciness!!! Yummy selections- actually, difficult to decide. I thoroughlt... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Avon, Connecticut
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Avon, Connecticut
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

parking readily available; good ambiance, friendly service; good food!I like the idea that the food is apparently not cooked ahead of time. It tastes like it was just made; hot in temperature and as hot as you want it in spiciness!!! Yummy selections- actually, difficult to decide. I thoroughlt enjoyed the food each time I have been there!

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Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The pineapple rice was excellent. We had it with chicken. The drunken noodles were also good. We also had that with chicken. The red curry was good with seafood. The only thing that was not great was the ginger pork. The service was very friendly and efficient. The space is big and airy. Parking is plentiful.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Very nice people work here but we were disappointed in the excessive amount of tomatoes used in the recipes to the point of tasting like ketchup was used. Very pricy for the portions served.

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 354 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The first thing, I am surprised that neither the restaurant nor TripAdvisor have corrected the address! They have been at 85 East Main Street for some time, according to our waitress. We stopped here for an early in the week, but fairly late lunch. For that reason, I was not too concerned that there were only a few other customers.... More 

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Simsbury, CT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

When my children come home from college this is the first place (besides my kitchen)where they want to go! The service is great and the food is even better. Very fresh tasting and fun to try new things. The traditional standbys of Thai food are done well and the Sticky Rice with Mango for dessert is awesome!

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Avon, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Elephant trail has always been consistently great. We always get a great a fabulous meal and love going back.

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Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

It may not be fair because I was only there once for a buffet lunch party. Pad Thai was not good, nothing was impressive but the private room was nice

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Avon, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Very disappointing. Nothing memorable. Not sure what keeps this going. Pad Thai very ordinary. The service was fine.

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East Coast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Very nice family run restaurant. Tasty food and good sized portions. There is something for everyone on the menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

I was very impressed with this place right away. Food was great, service was good and the overall experience was delightful. I really didn't know what to expect and I'm not too firmiliar with Thai food but I really enjoyed this place and I can't wait to eat there again. I also really liked that you can bring your own... More 

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Additional Information about The Elephant Trail

Address: 85 E Main St, Avon, CT 06001
Phone Number: (860) 677-0065
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 85 E Main St, Avon, CT 06001
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: (860) 677-0065

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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