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White Elephant Thai Cuisine

50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
+1 650-726-6610
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
28 Oct 2017
“Authentic Tasty Thai”
26 Aug 2017
“Great Food - Great Find!”
Closed Now
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Was driving down to Santa Cruz and stopped in the shopping plaza at Half Moon Bay to eat. Chose this place and glad we did! YUMMY thai food! The owner was our waitress and very nice. Took awhile for her to make it to our...More

Thank Nicole A
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We were looking for something in Half Moon Bay, not your typical fast food, and stumbled upon this little place! It's in a mini-mall so don't let the exterior scare you away - go in and try it! ... We are so happy we found...More

Thank onecentpenny
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Love coming here! Pam is fantastic and her cooking is always just what I needed! Very authentic fresh and yummy food!

Thank Harleigh S
Reviewed 6 June 2017

As close as you can get to real Thai food without going to Bangkok. The night we visited the jack of all trades owner was the waitress, cook and dishwasher. Despite being shorthanded the owner single handedly made wonderful dishes to us all.

Thank weekendtravelor_10
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Ok. This is not the worst Thai food. Close. BUT. How hard is it to cook Pad Thai noodles? ? AND if you have issues MSG like me, STAY AWAY. They should be light and fluffy and flavorful whether you like coconut milk or peanut...More

Thank mike h
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Stopped here on the way to Big Sur and loved the food, decor, prices, and the friendly conversation with the owner. Right on the way to Big Sur of scenic drive on 1. Great presentation and flavor.

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Best Thai I've had in years! Wonderful personnel, great service and prices are reasonable. The hostess/waitress/cook was amazingly efficient. She added a little of her style of cooking to each dish making them unique.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The food was just OK. Service was friendly. I probably wouldn't go back though. There seemed to be quite a few people ordering take-out, so maybe I just had a bland dish.

Thank AtlKev
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I almost always order Pad Thai and this was excellent and spicy. What makes the experience unique is that we were served by the owner/chef. I enjoyed speaking with her, and she spoke with each table thruout our meal. My wife tho found her smothering....More

Thank Herb1953
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants on the west coast. Have to come here every time I am around. Pam is so down to earth and such a great owner. The food is awesome, especially the coconut custard dessert. I usually get a couple to bring...More

Thank Nazar D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-6610
Brand new restaurant -- opened 12/17/2010. In the Safeway plaza in Half Moon Bay, CA. 650-726-6610
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