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White Elephant Thai Cuisine

50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
29 Oct 2016
“Intimate dining”
6 days ago
“Yum!”
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delicious! Love coming here! Pam is fantastic and her cooking is always just what I needed! Very authentic fresh and yummy food!

Thank Harleigh S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

As close as you can get to real Thai food without going to Bangkok. The night we visited the jack of all trades owner was the waitress, cook and dishwasher. Despite being shorthanded the owner single handedly made wonderful dishes to us all.

Thank weekendtravelor_10
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Ok. This is not the worst Thai food. Close. BUT. How hard is it to cook Pad Thai noodles? ? AND if you have issues MSG like me, STAY AWAY. They should be light and fluffy and flavorful whether you like coconut milk or peanut...More

Thank mike h
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Stopped here on the way to Big Sur and loved the food, decor, prices, and the friendly conversation with the owner. Right on the way to Big Sur of scenic drive on 1. Great presentation and flavor.

Thank FREQTRAV12
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Best Thai I've had in years! Wonderful personnel, great service and prices are reasonable. The hostess/waitress/cook was amazingly efficient. She added a little of her style of cooking to each dish making them unique.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The food was just OK. Service was friendly. I probably wouldn't go back though. There seemed to be quite a few people ordering take-out, so maybe I just had a bland dish.

Thank AtlKev
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I almost always order Pad Thai and this was excellent and spicy. What makes the experience unique is that we were served by the owner/chef. I enjoyed speaking with her, and she spoke with each table thruout our meal. My wife tho found her smothering....More

Thank Herb1953
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants on the west coast. Have to come here every time I am around. Pam is so down to earth and such a great owner. The food is awesome, especially the coconut custard dessert. I usually get a couple to bring...More

Thank Nazar D
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Being from the South East Asia region, I am very familiar with Thai food. In my travels I usually look for Thai restaurants. I stumbled upon this restaurant driving to Half Moon Bay. We were a party of 6, ranging from Thai food lovers to...More

Thank Sue Y
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Having had experiences amazing Thai food else where. It's upsetting to move to a small town with 3 Thai places and so far 2 out of the 3 have sucked. The Phai Thai here was gross. Tasted like water downed spaghetti noodles with some spices....More

Thank Jesscali89
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
Description
Brand new restaurant -- opened 12/17/2010. In the Safeway plaza in Half Moon Bay, CA. 650-726-6610
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