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The White Elephant

144 Weld Street, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-586-6611
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“curry” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
144 Weld Street, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading the "good" reviews on this restaurant, we decided to give it a try, because we love Thai food. We were very disappointed!! We ordered the Coconut Prawns for an appie, and I'm sure they came out of a box - terrible! I had...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the white elephant tonight and was blown away. The food was so tasty. The staff were super friendly and easy to talk to. Food was quick to come

Thank Ruthann W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Food at this reasurant is fantastic, it is prepared fresh by the owner. We have tried a lot of the menu dishes and have not had one bad one. The staff are very frendly and are fun to get along with. Are friends and us...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Who knew you could get GREAT Thai food in Parksville !?!?! In town for a week of golfing, ran into some ladies who recommended we try the White Elephant on Weld Street in Parksville. So glad we did. Very busy, line up to get in,...More

Thank shsh996
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Over the last year I have been fortunate enough to dine at the White Elephant on several occasions. The restaurant offers a large selection of Thai favorite dishes. Portion sizes a excellent value for the prices charged. The restaurant is new, with modern décor, decorated...More

Thank Quinsam80
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious!! A small restaurant that makes a huge impact in our town. Service and food will exceed any expectations. So lucky to have this restaurant in our community!!

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A colleague and i wanted to try this restaurant for lunch as i have heard many great things about the place, but had never actually been there myself mainly because of my scepticism of terrible thai restaurants on the island .... Well i was extremely...More

Thank wubadubalublub
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious, freshly prepared Thai cuisine, with fun and courteous service! We went on a Thursday evening and it was a busy night, but our food arrived in a timely manner! Our group has many different dietary requirements but everyone was satisfied and enjoyed everything. The...More

Thank BeezNeez68
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We love this little place, just off the main drag in Parksville. It always seems quite busy so go early to get a good table! I really like their salad rolls, coconut prawns, and their yummy peanut sauce. Everything we've tried so far has been...More

Thank Tunetigress
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great value! Great food! Great staff!! I love the massaman curry, coconut prawns are hand done in house! Love.

Thank S S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Weld Street, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-586-6611
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