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Red Elephant

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195 Khyber Pass Rd., Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-379 8704
17:30 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to this lovely restaurant a few times and always delivers. The round tables are great for groups to share food, drinks, laughter and discussion. Food is tasty (and mysterious) and it's quite exciting sampling the variety of dishes. The dessert was awesome! Service is of a very high standard.

Thank Therese F
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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85 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a restaurant that knows and practices service and hospitality in every way. Warm greeting from the host on arrival and the attention to every detail was given throughout the evening. Totally amazing selection of food. We had one vegan and one vegetarian in our group so for a restaurant to cater for everyone is great!!!!

Thank Marjorie R
Auckland, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Food was excellent! Service was superb. Clean and spacious. Not knocking against each other's seats. As a department at work we've been there twice and is classified now as one of our favorites!

Thank Viopapa96799
Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Some say it’s the best thai food & service while in Auckland. All we know is that we call it bloody brilliant. Excellent Thai food cooked and served fresh. The owners are super friendly and met us with genuine, welcoming warmth. Prices were a little on the high side, but that is what one pays for quality.

Thank anitakanji67
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place with fabulous food, great service and generous portions. I could not fault the service, they were fast and efficient and the food came out quickly, I had the mixed starter which was tasty and then the duck curry which I would definitely order again with bamboo shoots.

Thank pehiri
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

nice atmosphere and setting waitress got our drinks all wrong found the portions were very small food was bland and very watery best was the whole sizzling chicken lamb dish was suspect , meat looked black and those who had the dish had an upset tummy the next day

Thank suresh d
Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with our family and it was fabulous. 3 courses of delicious, tasty food. The service is exceptional and the restaurant is delightful and extremely clean and warm. The flaming chicken is amazing 😀👍

Thank Deb10000
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

There have best service and good food. I have been Red Elephant so many times. I recommend the chicken on the fire, beef & veg salad and all the curry dishes.

Thank Nana H
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Had a group of 15 reunion there for dinner on a Saturday night. The waiting persons were so attentive, we never need to ask for water because our glasses were topped up frequently. Took us a while to have every one food ordered but our food came so fast and tasty. All our dishes were generous in size and the... More 

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Seefeld in Tirol, Austria
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Good service,great atmosphere nice and quiet-the meals were very nicely presented.a good wine list .

Thank imakiwi3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Khyber Pass Rd., Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 8704

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