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the Green Elephant

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5911 King Road, Loomis, CA 95650-9074
+1 916-652-6325
17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered garlic shrimp, my husband picked up and took home to me and our 2 kids. 1st of all there was hardly any shrimp in the $11 dish. It was full of vegetables that were not listed on the menu, no garlic and hardly any shrimp. When I called to tell her that they must have given us the... More 

Thank loomissara
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261 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a small place hidden in the strip mall which you wont stop unless you really want to eat here. Looks like we made a good call to eat here for the dinner. The sign boards etc are not fancy but inside its pretty decent in the ambiance. we order lot of dishes including the famous tea leaf salad,... More 

1 Thank Traveller_4m_Krypton
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Food was decent, fresh and made per order. However, ambiance was lacking majorly. The owner/ operator was not really friendly or customer service oriented. I would not come here again or recommend it.

1 Thank Jennifer A
Loomis, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We used to live in Singapore and have traveled all over south east Asia and their food is awesome and very authentic. They have the best tea leaf salad I have ever had. They have many Thai dishes as well as some from Malaysia and the Philippines. My wife loves this place and the prices are very very reasonable.

1 Thank jeremyfgray
Loomis, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great Burmese food in a small restaurant. The tea leaves salad is one of the best salads I ever had. Rachel and her small team do a good job and it is always a pleasure to eat at the Green Elephant

1 Thank ronbl225
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

A great small place with excellent food at a reasonable cost had an outstanding tea tree salad excellent service

1 Thank lawnman41
Loomis, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at the Green Elephant many times. The food is very interesting with items you do not see at any other restaurants. The green tea salad is awesome, chicken chili jam has a very unique and addicting aspect to it. Love the "drunken noodles. The owner of the restaurant is a one woman crew for the place. She... More 

Thank dzorich
Loomis, California
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Have you ever tried Burmese Food? Well you should. The Green Elephant has some wonderful foods with some amazing spice (not always hot). I have been here a few time and enjoyed a every different plate with the exception of the pad thai. I am not saying its the worst thing ever. I am just saying I have had better... More 

Thank James B
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26 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

I came here based on other's good reviews. I live really close like 5 mins away. I've been here three times, with friend, with hubby, take out...I've tried all different things in the three visits but both my husband and I can't find anything good about it...the food..salty and heavily sauced. the meat, hard to chew and very dry like... More 

Thank Jane_hulu
Rocklin, California
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I only dined here for lunch, but I know the salad I had was very good. I'm not familiar with this type of food (Thai) so was limited in my choices.

Thank Kathy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai, Burmese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5911 King Road, Loomis, CA 95650-9074
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Loomis
  • Phone Number: +1 916-652-6325

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