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The White Elephant


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews massaman curry pad khing tongue beef prawns flavorful food thai restaurant very nice atmosphere at lunchtime prices are very reasonable great meal fast service large portions dishes numb sod chock
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great time at this restaurant for dinner on a friday night. The restaurant is quaint, but the food is excellent and the service is friendly. we didn't have a reservation but we were willing to wait a few mins until a free...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank nicole154945
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Reasonable prices, nice atmosphere and good cuisine . Have eaten lunch here numerous times. Look forward to trying dinner

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dougiedbaseball
Reviewed January 27, 2019

The meals here are ok, around average at $12-+ a plate. However, I asked for a coffee while I waited and it was the average stuff I make at home with little creamers to deal with. My sister had a coffee too, and I had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Eleanor N
Reviewed January 19, 2019

I love this restaurant! The food is delish, the service is super friendly and welcoming. The prices are very reasonable and the only difficult thing is choosing what to order because it is all so good. My personal favorite is the seafood noodle soup..chock full...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jodi F
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We stumbled upon this lovely place when we were trying to decide whether to just head home or eat out. And there it WAS! Well, we were glad we had such good luck. The White Elephant is a lovely Thai Restaurant with food that attains...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rivularis
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I am appalled at the customer service, we ordered take out, they said come in 45 mins and 2 hours later we have our food. Per the staff every customer that comes in pushes your take out order behind. If this is the policy at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank karamccarthy
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had somehow overlooked this tiny spot on a Parksville side street and had often lamented the lack of a good Thai place for lunch. An appointment next door at lunch time presented the perfect opportunity and we weren't disappointed. Friendly service, good food and great...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 279Jamesw
Reviewed August 4, 2018

First time here. A friend took me and I was surprised as soon as I entered. Don't know what I was expecting but not the nice tables, cutlery, and overall cleanliness of the place. The service was excellent, and the server suggest the Lemongrass Chicken...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thomashardy777
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Very nice friendly service and very clean restaurant.Food was excellent and fast service.Not too easy to find.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank marijkeoudshoorn
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We wanted to have lunch here for a long time and finally the situation presented itself. We ordered three different dishes and shared. The food was good and the staff are friendly.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank mema98
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