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The Golden Elephant Thai Restaurant

190 Saintfield Road | Commons Brae, Belfast BT8 6NN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9079 6699
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“thai food” (22 reviews)
“green curry” (4 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
190 Saintfield Road | Commons Brae, Belfast BT8 6NN, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit here....the service & staff was very good....we ordered the Seabass ...they politely informed us it would take 20 mins...nice touch I thought..certainly wasn’t disappointed with the food ...extremely tasty,well presented & cooked perfectly...Quite reasonable in price too...for a small restaurant they...More

1  Thank HubsBubs
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Probably the worst takeaway I have ever had. We ordered Chicken Pad Thai and Thai Spicy Fried Chicken. The Thai Spicy Fried Chicken were wafer thin pieces of deep fried chicken with no flavours, spices, vegetables etc, served with plain boiled rice. It would be...More

Thank TripTraveller1989
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We ordered takeaway from The Golden Elephant on Friday 20th July. The staff were very friendly. The food was delicious. The mixed starter contained gorgeous prawn toast, spring roll, wanton and golden top. The plum sauce that come with it was very tasty. The panang...More

1  Thank shelly158
Reviewed 19 June 2018

You know when you see Thai folk eating at a Thai restaurant that the food is superb. For those who have never eaten Thai food this should be the restaurant to visit. Immaculately clean, prompt friendly courteous service. I have eaten here many times at...More

3  Thank gwendolyn2017
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The food in this ‘Tai’ restaurant is both fresh and delicious. Unlike many ‘ Chinese’ Restaurants where you come away thinking...Why did I eat that !!?!! The Golden Elephant, is not large, but they will do their best to accommodate you and the staff are...More

Thank BlossomAmbrose
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Been visiting golden elephant as or monthly takeaway. I've friends who love the restaurant but I've never had the tone to try it. Takeaway however is sublime.. fresh flavours and my favourite is the green curry, ditch the takeaway Chinese / Indian scene and do...More

1  Thank ricky f
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A lovely meal with good service. I was dining with friends. We all found the food very tasty with the Tai flavours not overpowering. They will make the curry to your taste- as spicy as you want.

Thank carolbelfast2016
Reviewed 26 March 2018

My girlfriends dad told me about this place sayin it was great, worst thing is that anywhere he says to go is usually horrible but still gave it a chance as there’s not much options for Thai food! Ordered a lot of stuff, spring rolls,...More

1  Thank kaiserk18
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Not really the nicest thai restaurant I have ever been to. We had the squid starter which was chewy and tasteless. That was followed by the prawn in oyster sauce and the chicken in hot sweet and sour sauce. Both had the same base sauce...More

Thank CathJohnston
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I am a regular to this restaurant, both sit-in and take-away. I always knew the take-away was pricey at £9.80 for ONE portion of chicken cashew with noodles. I arrived last night for the same take-away and it had shot up to £11.40!!! No way...More

Thank 5starUk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 190 Saintfield Road | Commons Brae, Belfast BT8 6NN, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9079 6699
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