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Elephant Hut Thai Cuisine - CLOSED

2500 30th Street, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301
+1 303-991-1899
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good60%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
27 Apr 2012
“A great Thai find”
29 Dec 2011
“Disappointing, on several levels”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2500 30th Street, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301
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Reviewed 27 April 2012 via mobile

In a small strip mall on 30th, not where you would be looking to find a great place to eat. Service and food was great! I've tried many different items from the menu, and I've never been disappointed. I like the red curry very much!

Thank GratefulMo
Reviewed 30 December 2011

We have tried Elephant several times, for lunch and dinner. We went here recently because other local restaurants were packed, on a weeknight. Elephant was empty. That should have been our first warning sign. Elephant Hut has a nice decor, and the menu looks good....More

Thank LorenzoLorenzo
Reviewed 11 September 2011

I go there often. They have good pad thai, but I really like the drunken noodles. Don't ask me why they are drunk, but it's a great dish and you should try their egg rolls as well. It's a small family owned restaurant and the...More

Thank MtnTravelJunkie
Reviewed 25 April 2009

A business partner took me to this new Thai place for dinner and I was very pleasantly surprised. Food is excellent. Plating is gorgeous - order the dinner curry. We both had Pad Thai and some appetizers, chive pancakes I believe. They have some very...More

Thank Asorapis
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Reviewed 11 February 2008

I love this place. The baristas are great (one got second place in the Barista Contest), the coffee is made right and the atmosphere is very inviting.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 30th Street, Suite 101, Boulder, CO 80301
    (Steelyards Place)
  • Public Transportation: RTD Local Route "BOUND" stops in front of the restaurant at 2500 30th Street between Pearl St. and Valmont Rd.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-991-1899
Description
Elephant Hut is named after a herd of elephants that King Mongkut of Thailand offered to President Lincoln during the Civil War. The restaurant presents a modern but authentic approach to royal Thai cuisine, served in an art gallery of paintings done by skilled Thai elephants. The menu is inspired by culinary wisdom found along Thailand’s Floating Markets, rivers and canals, where farmers and merchants sell produce and prepare foods from small wooden boats. The dishes are prepared with royal, street and boat recipes dating back to 18th century Bangkok. Picture an abundant farmer's market filled with home-made foods, vibrant flowers, and exotic fruits," said chef and owner Pi Kasemsant, who is a descendant of King Mongkut of the musical "The King and I" and the film "Anna and The King."
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