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The Blue Elephant Trail

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, Thai
7 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107-2447
+1 860-233-4405
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“curry puffs” (4 reviews)
“yellow curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
7 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107-2447
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Came here for dinner on a Friday. We were able to be seated almost immediately, but they staff was otherwise very busy. Everyone was very friendly, but they stayed moving. Our food took longer than normal and we didn’t have the time to stay and...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Saturday evening and the place was packed. Typical West Hartford. Thankfully we prefer bar dining and scored two seats immediately. Service largely solid. A new bartender has taken over in recent months and seems to have a better understanding of quality service. Spring Rolls and...More

Thank Kathryn O
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Two of us arrive with a reservation for dinner. Started with slow service...which I can generally forgive as I was not in a hurry, but slow and lacking timing together is where I get persnickety! One drink came out and it was not great. Took...More

Thank Noralduncan
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a fantastic restaurant with fantastic prices! I went out to treat myself one day that I was off from work and sat down to a delicious meal of Pad Si Ew and wine. I was reading a book and wanted to relax, and...More

1  Thank Becksstein11
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Third time to this place. The first two were decent, so I optimistically went in again. Ordered my Bento box, and followed the recommendation from the server since I was indecisive on two choices. That was my second bad call. My first bad call was...More

Thank mcnylen
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Cozy and elegant ambiance combined with cordial and welcoming service -- this is just the proverbial cherry on the cake. The food her is not just moth watering but also filling in heart and stomach. Do not miss this one!! This is the taste of...More

Thank Arun_Srinivasan1985
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service with really reasonable prices. Terrific wine list by the glass and cocktails. I had a stir fry with beef. I recommend having sticky rice with your entree. It is fantastic and is served in a covered minature basket to keep it...More

Thank happyinvt
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I frequently come here for happy hour and it's one of our favorite spots in West Hartford. Fair prices, delicious food, and excellent service. The sisters that work there look out for us and always make sure our glasses are full and...More

Thank oak334
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The BET has the best thai food around. The pad thai is delicious. The wallpaper is also so gorgeous - I love the decor. They also have outdoor dining and quick take out. Very authentic and reasonably priced.

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We went this restaurant for lunch. Food was very good and good deal for lunch special! We enjoyed our time before we head out to the movie theater in cross the street. Now, every time we go to blue back movie theater, we stop at...More

Thank OliaH1976
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3 December 2017|
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Response from Noralduncan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but the food was bland and the service was bad, so why bother?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107-2447
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-233-4405
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