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Blue Elephant

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
Holyhead Road | Ketley, Telford TF1 5AN, England
+44 1952 253024
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Holyhead Road | Ketley, Telford TF1 5AN, England
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely little Indian restaurant, beautiful food. A little pricey for some things though as portion size isn’t huge.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ljones791
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal with friends in Ketley, and found the Blue Elephant an enjoyable place to dine out. The food was very tasty and the portions decent. The selection is significant and the wine we chose was lovely. The service was fine and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank RAPCopperfields
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant half a dozen times now, with friends, family and just on our own... yes the outside is shabby but I’m not eating in the car park. The waiters are friendly and very polite, the food is the best we have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank No1topbird
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Not sure how anyone could give this place a bad review. Only Indian restaurant we use in Telford and wouldn’t go anywhere else. Absolutely superb food eating in and take away. We have NEVER had one bad meal from here the food is consistently fresh...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sophiei862
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Outside of resteraunt looked like an abandoned property weeds, tall grass and overgrowth everywhere, We initially thought it was closed down. However we saw a light on so went in, the welcome was poor and when we asked if a vegan option was available we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Colin D
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We were a bit hesitant on arrival as the appearance outside was quite scruffy however decided to go in where we were met by several rather unhappy looking waiters and large empty plain restaurant, on being given a menu I asked for vegan options and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank fi b
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for many years. The food is extremely tasty and there are a really good variety of dishes to try. Every Tuesday they have a special menu which is exceptionally good value so it gets busy - it would be wise...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank MrsShephard
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Very quiet for a friday evening..shame as a quiet atmosphere..food was good,catered for vegan options,mushroom rice and veg curry apne style(hot)

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank B6060XZrachels
Reviewed 20 July 2018

I went with a very unfussy, well travelled party of friends. There are plenty of positives (more of those in a moment) but a couple of disappointments, which might indicate poor management and a lack of investment, and which prevent me from giving a higher...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TreborShropshire_
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We had a team meal here before we went to the Xscape Room activity in Telford we did pre order our food. It arrive very fast, tasty and hot we will book again - Many thanks for a great night

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank AdrianBott
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Kathleen C
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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