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Babar Elephant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti
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Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 2TY, England
+44 1524 388670
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just amazed after asking the waiter to do me a doggie bag,his reply was I will ask but we don't do it on a weekend? ? Can I just say we pay for you to do as we ask,

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Thank Allan R
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Can not fault this Restaurant.....First Class Service......First Class Food......Would Definitely recommend +++++

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Thank Ian A
Morecambe, England
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are regulars at Baba Elephant. Why? The standard of food never changes, the staff don't change and the manager always makes us feel special. If you go at five thirty you can choose an 'early bird' special and it's well worth it. Not too expensive if you go later! Try it!

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Thank DavidStern
North of Aberdeen
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There were three male members of staff serving, and the standard of care and efficiency was very poor. There was a young lady who carried out her duties promptly and with a smile, but the male waiters looked as if they were doing the job as a punishment: grudgingly and dour. Although the food was OK the service was such... More 

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Thank WSettler
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us were here last week & we had the 'Specials Menu' The food was average. We were served quickly by a very solemn waiter. The prices are very reasonable. Not a place I would particularly recommend.

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Thank Janet N
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends Friday evening . Couldn't fault it. Excellent food and service. Loved it. We all did

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Thank MC220765
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, lovely staff. Regular for takeaway and sit down when we can! Always feel welcomed. Recommended.

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Thank PaulKazimirAbraitis
Higher Kinnerton, United Kingdom
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To start positively the choice and quality of the food was very good with a number of speciality dishes to keep the interest for return visits. However, it is a big restaurant, which didn't have the intimacy or atmosphere of most Indian restaurants. Loud music at times, noisy conversation and uncontrolled children running around adding to the whirlwind flow of... More 

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Thank philip949
Manchester, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

on a whim, after picking our grandaughter up from school,we decided to go out for a curry..we have been here before and it was the first place that came into mind.. we got there at 530 and was greeted by a friendly smile given a menu and drink,,show to the table and served quickly...the food was fantastic with a massive... More 

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Thank neilheysham
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visit at least once a month and we have never had a bad meal. The service is always good and the staff pleasant. Meals are not over spicy unless you go for a hot one. It has to be the best Indian in the area, you have to go to Broughton to beat it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morecambe Road, Lancaster LA1 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 388670
Description
Opened 21st July 2010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?