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Thai Elephants

133 E 4th St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1211
+1 607-210-4168
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 E 4th St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1211
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch today and we shared the Shrimp in Blanket appetizer, which came with a delicious dipping sauce, I had a cup of Tom Yum soup, with shrimp, which was also delicious. My husband enjoyed the Won Ton Soup. We also enjoyed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CarolT162
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered takeout during Thanksgiving weekend because it was the most convenient Thai restaurant. The menu variety is impressive so I had high hopes we ordered several curries, Pad Thai and two other entrees. Portions were small, but the taste was good, but not spectacular....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Linda T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the drunken noodle. My wife order pad Thai. Dinners were amazing. Full of favor and perfect spice. Portion were satisfying. So glad we decided to eat here.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 306lennyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bland at best. Staff is inattentive serving food in an assembly line type fashion. Not recommended by me. ( a big time Thai fan even went to Thailand) Food is more of Chinese than Thai...

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Asia and I am 99% of the time disappointed in Asian Restaurants in rural settings in the US. My wife insisted that we try this Thai Restaurant and I was dragged here ( it’s her birthday !). What a surprise! Incredibly authentic...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 24 October 2018

My wife and I stopped here for lunch after visiting Watkins Glen Park. We both had lunch specials so it ran about $10PP. The food was excellent. I had a red curry with chicken and she had a Pad Thai. Service was pleasant as is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MityC
Reviewed 24 October 2018

My companion and I tried out Thai Elephants based largely on the reviews and we did have a delightful meal. I only saw street parking. We did park a block away. That was not a big deal. It is not a huge restaurant but it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank B_in_Penfield
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I met a friend here for lunch. Large windows with ample sunlight stream into the space. I was able to add chicken to a veggie meal that was low on the spice scale, and it was wonderful. Great service. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lydia V
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Let's admit, central NY State is not known for their Asian Cuisine. So when we saw this restaurant we did not have high expectations. Wow were we wrong! The menu was great and we were able to get the chef to make it to our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We were greeted and seated immediately upon arriving. We started off with the dumpling app which was 4 dumplings served with soy sauce. They were delicious. Tom Kha soup was perfect on a cool evening. The flavors are delicious! The Basil Steak was tasty and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from efdburg | Reviewed this property |
BYOB, they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 E 4th St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1211
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Watkins Glen
  • Phone Number: +1 607-210-4168
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serving authentic Thai food in finger lake area. Herbal ingredient, elegant atmosphere, enjoy wine with Thai food open everyday and offer catering and delivery . tourist group welcome . reservation accept
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