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Babar Elephant

Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 2TY, England
+44 1524 388670
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (40 reviews)
“curries” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 2TY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Faultless. If you're looking for the best indian within Lancaster, look no further. This is the place to be where heaven meets the mouth.

Thank Misbah A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with friends from Bedford. Excellent food, attentive, well groomed, well, dressed, well mannered staff, beautiful food, enormous portions. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I said I eat a lot of curries. This place has been my favourite Indian restaurant in Lancaster for a number of years. So much so that for the past 5 years I have been for Christmas day dinner! Limitless popadoms and naans, main dish...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited last night for my birthday dinner with family. The staff were polite, attentive and efficient; the food was delicious and we all had a very enjoyable experience. Definitely a repeat!

Thank WendyWiberg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, well presented, staff will make to your requirements IE : mild sauces etc .. good customer care and polite. Would HIGHLY recommend for all requirements.

Thank missylancs2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Lancaster with my sisters and we chose to eat here based on its rating on this site. When we arrived the place was busy and staff seemed stressed. We were directed to wait at the bar and have a drink, before...More

1  Thank SMAH67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked but table not ready. Stood at bar as so busy. Order taken at bar. As soon as we sat down starter arrived, before we finished it was taken away. Asked for break before main but asked to specify how long. Waiters hovered not to...More

1  Thank Sara_C_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal with 2 friends the service was efficient and quick . The reason for the poor review is because when we got our bill it was far too much for What we had. My friend went to the bar to query the...More

1  Thank NettyWYorks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful time in Babar elephant. The staff were very friendly and accommodated to my requests. It's not too badly priced too

Thank jenkinsso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, good service, clean, great with kids too will adapt for kids. Right amount of time between courses and area to have a drink at bar before or after meal. Manager gave me a complimentary bottle of wine to take home as I had...More

Thank Janine W
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have an online takeaway menu please?
16 July 2016|
Response from jdpjamesp | Reviewed this property |
I can't provide a link, but on the website, under menus there's a link to the 15% off take away menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 388670
  • E-mail
Opened 21st July 2010