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Blue Elephant Phuket

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Wed, 6/26
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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About
Royal Thai Cuisine now available in Phuket Town in the century old, Sino-Portuguese Governor Mansion. Open daily for lunch & dinner. Function rooms available. Reservations recommended. Cooking classes for individuals and groups.
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $133
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Thai
FEATURES
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great sampling menu with superb presentation amidst nice setting and wonderful service. Just a bit too pricey....

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank klvdm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are living in Phuket and love to take our family and friends to the Blue Elephant to give them a taste of real Thai cuisine.

Review collected in partnership with www.chope.co
Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Navigator35428655908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed every detail, every piece of food, the mansion and and the whereabouts. Delicate service, great sets to offer, old trees and nice lawn made our evening,

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank 454alinap
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited restaurant for dinner. Staff were very gracious and friendly. We sat outside on terrace. Very comfortable with overhead fans. We enjoyed the traditional Thai dinner. Tom yam soup, with phad Thai. It was excellent and spicy!! The atmosphere and service was first class. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mvandover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They make us feel welcome and attended to. Even have a table that is suited for people in a wheelchair. The kitchen is also willing to make that vegetarian Pad Thai with glass noodles, made from beans, which is what my wife can eat when...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bojon2015
Reviewed May 20, 2019

Tom Yum Soup is so flavourful! Its not just of spicy and sour flavours…definitely the best tom yum we have had. Restaurant set in an old mansion is a pretty nice setting

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Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Adele_LKoh
Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

Many thanks to Blue Elephant , we have a joyful & happiness birthday celebration , and enjoyed the beautiful view . The foods are delicious & the service is great 👍🏼! The owner Mr Karel Steppe is a warm, humorous and friendly man, we are...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank ChinEsther
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Blue Elephant is set in a beautiful mansion with fire lit sticks as you enter the drive way. Staff is friendly and attentive and the restaurant setting offers an elegant setting and experience. Food was good yet on the pricy side for Phuket. If you...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank jorimesser
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Very historic and well done up place. The seating in the restaurant felt a bit crowded. Service and attendance was good. The food was very tasty. We had the lamb massaman the meat was very well cooked , fragrant and tasty tho a bit oily....More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank musafir369
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful Setting Friendly Staff Great Food What more can you ask for? Definitely recommend going here if you are in the area. Book in advance

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank ed0uard0r
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niennnn
August 20, 2017|
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Response from KeokiHangLoose | Reviewed this property |
The Classic Menu is family style Thai vs the Set Menus which are more Western style. I am not sure about high chairs.
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John R
January 18, 2017|
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Response from Meggie F | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately we didn't do cooking classes - we were there for an evening meal only. The setting is beautiful and Thai food amazing, you can't go wrong with classes.
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