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Blue Elephant

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££ - £££Indian, Asian,
Holyhead Road | Ketley, Telford TF1 5AN, England
+44 1952 253024
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“bhuna” (5 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
17:30 - 23:30 Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Holyhead Road | Ketley, Telford TF1 5AN, England
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Always love the takeaways from here. Favourite dish is the mushroom saag Balti. This used to be part of a combo meal and I would always ask to have double of this instead of the masala that came with it which I was always allowed....More

1  Thank Jurassicduo287
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Thought we’d take a few business friends out for dinner and check out this restaurant for future booking for a large number of people. Lovely place and decor, however the service is very poor and very slow. Had better meals elsewhere too at other nearby...More

Thank Paz C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Very attentive staff. On first impressions the establishment seemed posh but we were then seated in what seemed to be the extension & it was a little shabby. Coke was flat & glass had a chip in. But this was all forgotten when the food...More

Thank SHG81
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times, food has always been good with average service. Visited this week after over a year and found food to be even better but the service much poorer. Service and the food coming out is incredibly slow, waiters have a...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We love coming here. Staff are welcoming and the food is of an excellent standard. We come here regularly and would definitely recommend it. Mohamed, just one of the members of the restaurant staff, went out of his way to make our visit superb!

1  Thank MrsShephard
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Whether eating in or taking away this place always delivers excellence! Food is brilliant and super tasty, prices are very fair and the staff are always so friendly and polite. Certainly got me as a regular now! Can't recommend enough.

1  Thank Eve R
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely relaxed evening spent at The Blue Elephant. First time but will definitely be going back! Food was fresh, light and very tasty. Very helpful on allergies, etc. Nothing too much trouble. Thoroughly recommend a visit, but only if you save room for me 😁

1  Thank 409Marym
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service again last night. A group of 14 of us went for a meal after work. Tuesday is their offer night- for £9.95 per person you have a Popadom with Chutney etc, a Starter, a main course dish with either a Rice...More

2  Thank 26Aber26
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I have probably visited the Blue Elephant around five times over the past 2 years and the common theme each and every time is huge waiting times. I visited the BE this week in a group of 11 for the Tuesday 4 course special at...More

Thank Alasdair J
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Called to book a table and was told it was fine, although when I put the phone down I realised that they hadn't taken my name. Arrived at 6:25pm and we were seated shortly after. We ordered drinks which didn't arrive so we ordered again...More

1  Thank James774
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Kathleen C
11 August 2015|
Response from Funatitsbest . | Reviewed this property |
I cant remember how much it was, but i did see on their menu advertising a 'Tuesday 3 course meal'. We walked up stairs to their entrance, but the smoking area outside had no stair which also lead to the car park, so assume... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holyhead Road | Ketley, Telford TF1 5AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 253024
Blue Elephant is the prefect place for a meal out, with a friendly and comfortable atmosphere. Our restaurant serves a wide range of fresh, flavourful Indian and Bangladeshi dishes. Our staff are very friendly and welcoming and you will be able to enjoy your time with them. Blue Elephant is designed to be exclusive, friendly, relaxing and fun. Rest assured you will always be welcomed here
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