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Lucky Thai Elephant Restaurant

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807 SW Coast Hwy, Newport, OR 97365-5142
541-265-2959
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 33
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  • 29
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
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    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
Eat lunch here often

I usually order the Pad Thai and Thai ice tea, great taste. I like their red curry also, but the base level spicy is too spicy for me! Good priced lunch specials and all meals served with delicious coconut milk style soup.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
laurenkb73
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I usually order the Pad Thai and Thai ice tea, great taste. I like their red curry also, but the base level spicy is too spicy for me! Good priced lunch specials and all meals served with delicious coconut milk style soup.

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Hot Springs, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We have gone in there many times and love it. There are other Thai restaurants in town, but this is by far the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My husband and I can't say enough good things about this restaurant. Probably the best Thai food I have had. Great portion sizes. Very good staff. You can order take out. We always debate on getting an order of won ton soup to take back home. We have been close to driving the 80 miles just to get dinner!

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I had a delicious noodle and veggie meal with tofu and it was excellent. The meal was preceded by a wonderful dish of coconut milk soup with diced veggies, tofu and green onions. The flavor was just incredible. My husband had a large dish of a noodle and chicken soup that he loved. The restaurant is clean and simple and... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I usually eat seafood in Newport since therre are so many good choices for it here, but I was in the mood for Thai so tried this restaurant for the first time. I am glad that I did. I was greeted with a friendly smile and that friendliness continued throughout the meal from the whole waitstaff. The food was promptly... More 

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Grants Pass
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Came with my Thai wife as she was craving Thai. We live on Chiang Mai Thailand and consider ourselves experts in Thai cuisine . This little gem did not disappoint . Owner Ksun was gracious and welcoming . All items we had were delicious. We will definitely be back .

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Oregon Coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Fantastic curries and soups and noodle dishes...oh my! Any of the dishes can sub tofu for meat so it's a nice way to get eye popping flavor for herbivores. I order from here once a week.. Yum.

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Waldport, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

One of my favorite restaurants! I have never had a bad meal at this restaurant. Wonderful service, pleasant atmosphere, always clean, the best Thai food I have ever had. Was there yesterday with my daughter for an early Mother's Day celebration. ordered Tom Kai soup and masaman curry. The flavors were so wonderful I was making moaning noises and my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Had dinner with friends here on April 15. My wife and I each had the Pad Thai preceded by the hot-and-sour type soup. The place is clean and the service was very friendly and welcoming but the food is pretty mediocre. The soup had a couple of pieces of hardened stalk which really shouldn't be present. The noodles in the... More 

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I feel almost bad for giving This place a three because the staff were so sweet and enjoyable, but the food was a bit mediocre to me...not bad, just not the greatest.

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Additional Information about Lucky Thai Elephant Restaurant

Address: 807 SW Coast Hwy, Newport, OR 97365-5142
Phone Number: 541-265-2959
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 807 SW Coast Hwy, Newport, OR 97365-5142
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 541-265-2959

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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