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The Elephant

Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
+44 1257 451155
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (16 reviews)
“rices” (3 reviews)
“shish kebab” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited for a large family birthday meal this weekend. Service throughout the meal was brusque at best, no smiles at all and we all felt a little rushed. Worst moment was when a fresh glass of wine arrived and the waiter poured the last...More

Thank SpinningJen
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Always a great welcome,quick service tasty food and at a good price.early bird special during the week is worth taking advantage off

1  Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Group of family and friends celebrated birthday because of the number of people we had the set banquet, food as always excellent service good.

Thank David A
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My family went here for my dad's 7th birthday meal and it was amazing. From the minute you walk into the place you are treated very well. The food wow we had a set meal and had a bit of everything and it tasted delicious....More

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Went for a Sunday evening meal and found the service to be friendly and relaxed. The food wasn't as hot as you might expect but was more a range of superbly spiced and very tasty courses. We had the set meal for two and thoroughly...More

Thank MikeChorley
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

An early evening meal with 11 of us nearly all choosing our food from the 2 Course Early Bird Special Menu. I was amazed at how many different choices were available. I can't emphasise enough how good and friendly the service was. We all had...More

Thank OldBear
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Indian restaurant - a cut above the rest; Its a large building - we think it used to be a pub. Parking was good. We came here twice. Initial impression v good. We like eating out at these sort of restaurants and its always a...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here for a few years, so fancied a good curry. We ordered the Elephant platter for starters, such a good mix of bhajis, delicious pakora, prawn puri (my favourite) and hoppers. For main we shared the murgi balti, with mushroom pilau- it...More

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

For some reason I have never reviewed the Elephant before. We've been going here right back from the days when it was the blue elephant. The food is always excellent. The popadoms arrive with the best selection of chutneys from anywhere. There is a wide...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Recomended by the hotel staff we called and booked a table we were so glad we did as this is an extremely popular restaurant. We were given a warm welcome by the staff and shown to our table where our order for drinks and food...More

Thank Don A A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dawbers Lane, Chorley PR7 6EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Chorley
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 451155
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