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Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Indian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings
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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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About
'The Sitting Elephant' is a one of a kind theme based restaurant,which overlooks the 5km stretch of River Ganga. Surrounded by hills on three sides with the holy Ganga flowing through it, the multi-cuisine rooftop restaurant offers a distinctive dining experience for the guests
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Indian, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free off-street parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
Reviews (1,056)
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All reviews biryani singh rawat rooftop restaurant ganga view excellent food great restaurant special thanks nice view courteous staff great hospitality must visit place visit rishikesh indian food the river elephants stay ambience
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to Ms.Visaka for her excellent servuce. She was an allrounder and found in all the places in the hotel. Wish her all the best. Mr Prakash was very friendly and courteous in the restaurant. Wish him all the best. Mr.Vijay Kandwal took us for...the Ganga aarthi and ensured that we got the best seating A young smart man and wish all the best. Regards MahendraMore

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful Mr.Prakash and Ms.Vishakha . Rooms and food is very good. Location of the hotel is also very good.Tge view from the hotel is very beautiful.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good nice ambition and services very nicely served nice buffet highli oriented highly Ambitious nicely served overall i enjoyed it

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like the vibe, like the hospitality especially by mukesh singh rawat, over all nice experience ………….

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was good. Attended by Mukesh Singh Rawat. Dinner was great. Food was great. Ambience was amazing. So was the music.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Specially attend by Mukesh Singh Rawat he is very good server and his nature was very good great service by him

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and the ambience is excellent. The view from the restaurant is awesome. Mukesh Singh Rawat, Vishakha, Neha and Shikha are wonderful host. The took very good care and we’re always ready to assist us. Vijay Kandwal is an amazing person and a wonderful...advisor. He makes your itenary and guides you with lots of patience.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place! Serene, calm environment..full marks for service. Food was good. Special attraction: live music (sitaar). Calming music it was.. special service by Mukesh Singh Rawat. He attended to us very politely and patiently.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Special attended by mukesh singh rawat..service is so good and the staff is also very cooperative..we enjoyed alot

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Specially attended by Mukesh Singh Rawat the service is so good... location is awesome...and overall best

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Himanshi C
20 April 2022|
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Response from Alex07972 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can celebrate birthday here you can reservations your table by call directly to the restaurant there is no charge for booking the table
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rsbalakumar826
2 February 2018|
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Response from Sahib G | Property representative |
For reservations, you may contact at +91 888 266 1577. Regards
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Response from PriyaR444 | Reviewed this property |
The Sitting Elephant is the restaurant and if you are asking about the room tariff of the Ellbee Hotel then we paid approximately 5000 plus taxes per day which depends again on the season and discounts available when you are... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sitting Elephant

Yes, Sitting Elephant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Sitting Elephant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Sitting Elephant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5