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Mr Elephant

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92-94 Ormskirk Road | Rainford, Rainford WA11 7TA, England
+44 1744 886066
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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427 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2016

The opening date came and went, this restaurant is not having any work done. It will not be opening anytime soon - if ever. The Facebook page is incorrect - honesty is always a good policy when informing people when a restaurant will open - or not.

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4 Thank Ralph R
Southport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

this was a good resturant enjoyed the atmosphere the staff we're great they SORRY TO SEE IT CLOSED x

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1 Thank Susan C
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The bar area is where you're initially seated, nicely decorated with great service. The restaurant has an equally warm feel, the Indian food is really good and presented and brought to you in a stylish manner. Recommended

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Thank Hayleyparker
Saint Helens, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Really nice food and good service. Plenty of veggie options. Our go to Indian restaurant. Get the Mushrooms Lollipop!

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Thank Jamie S
Skelmersdale
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111 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Group of four came for a meal, one of whom had never had Indian food before and was tempted to the English section of the menu thats available, thankfully they took the plunge a had a really enjoyable meal. The service was spot on, the Food arrived when we wanted it and was very well presented, and tasted fantastic. I... More 

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Thank davewelly
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We were a party of 4 and we're having a family meal. The food and service was excellent. The only slight disappointment was that the bill was quite high,but you get what you pay for I suppose. I would not hesitate to recommend.

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Thank Brian C
Warrington, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2016

Our first time at Mr Elephant, mid week (Thursday) treat as we had a night off from the kids.. We where met by friendly waiting staff and sat in the bar area whilst we chose our meal from the menu. As it was Thursday there is a great offer of any starter and any main from the menu for just... More 

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Thank IATIK
Rhyl, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2016

It was the first time that tripadvisor has let me down as to the location of an excellent establishment. The heath and beauty shop at 92-94 Ormskirk Road was clearly the wrong location, but a call to a very helpful Omar at restaurant redirected me to the roundabout on the bypass, a short way north of the village. Seven diners... More 

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Thank Hugh M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

Whether you order a takeaway or dine in the restaurant, the food is very tasty and good value for money. If you like a sweeter curry I can recommend the Murgher Tanger with mushroom pilau. We have been many many times and the staff are very friendly which makes us keep going back.

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Thank JDDM7500
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 22, 2016

As a family we decided we would try something different for xmas dinner.We had been told how good this restaurant was ,we were most impressed with the layout and the decor .We were a party of 5 two had English and 3 had Indian meals off the extensive menu.The food was superb in fact some of the best dishes we... More 

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Thank danacardy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92-94 Ormskirk Road | Rainford, Rainford WA11 7TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Rainford
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 886066

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?