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Thai Golden Elephant - CLOSED

712A Higgins Rd, Between N.Cumberland and Canfield, Park Ridge, IL 60068-5716
+1 847-698-1168
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
9 Dec 2016
“Good good.”
26 Nov 2016
“Nothing special here”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
712A Higgins Rd, Between N.Cumberland and Canfield, Park Ridge, IL 60068-5716
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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I celebrated my birthday here last year with close friends. I really like this place, the food is delicious!

Thank erivero63
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Visited the restaurant recently for dinner and it was a weak experience. The place was virtually empty and service as others have said was haphazard. Food selections are vast but portions and presentations are more on the small side. Food was fresh and flavors good...More

Thank BigMikeFoodie
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Fast and pleasant service for carry out orders. Food is good, nothing spectacular, average menu, pretty much what would be expected from a neighborhood Thai restaurant.

Thank David H
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Family run business, the food is quite good. It is more popular for take away. I will definitely visit again if I'm in the area.

Thank Lambo-Insecta
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I can't stand that any Thai restaurant will substitute lemon juice for lemongrass in the main contribution of Thai cuisine to the world, Tom Kha Gai. Insult was added to injury when they brought a stir fried dish heated in the microwave one side scalding...More

1  Thank Warrior2Warrior
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Golden Elephant has very good Thai food in a nice setting with good service. It was about a 5 minute walk from our hotel, Marriott Springhill Suites which is 4 miles from O'Hare Airport. If you are staying in this area, this would be a...More

Thank SeniorTraveler65575
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Located on Higgins Rd., just east of Cumberland Ave., this is a small restaurant that is apparently family-owned. We had the Thai spring rolls with peanut sauce, as well as the deep-fried spring rolls for appetizers. Then we had the Thai combo fried rice and...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Lunch special was served with soup which was soooo good! Rolls were excellent as was the Thai fried rice with chicken. Nothing fancy, just good food. Small establishment with few tables. Immediate, friendly service.

Thank chicagotoots
Reviewed 8 May 2015

sweet and sour chicken was 8.95, had MAYBE five pieces of chicken that were small strands,,,largest piece about 1/4" x 1/2". kung pao shrimp dish was 8.95 + 2.50 additional charge for shrimp.....total shrimp 4, size about 1" each, including tail. very disappointed, will not...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We stopped into the Golden Elephant on a whim and had a lovely meal. The food is flavoursome and enjoyable, which is perfect. It's a no-frills restaurant, but offers good, well prices food and a fun atmosphere thanks to the owner & her 70's/80's music...More

Thank 356speedster1975
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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  • Address: 712A Higgins Rd, Between N.Cumberland and Canfield, Park Ridge, IL 60068-5716
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Park Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 847-698-1168
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