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US$12 - US$28
Asian, Thai, Street Food
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On recommendation from a friend we ate at the Little Elephant last night and we will return. Friendly, welcoming staff offering excellent service with excellent Thai food. We like our Thai food to have plenty of flavour and this is what was served, freshly cooked...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious authentic Thai food , lovely family run restaurant , great service . We had several dishes to share and they all arrived in a timely manner and were delicious .

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried this restaurant for the first time today and were extremely impressed with the quality of the food. All very fresh, very well cooked and very nicely presented. Lovely service too and we took advantage of their early bird offer which gave us 20%...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Authentic Thai flavours make the dishes here superior to the usual Thai fare. The khao soy, a coconut curry noodle soup, is a bit of a rare find in the UK and was so flavoursome and utterly delicious. The pad phrik khing was richly flavoured...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was delighted to find the Little Elephant Thai Restaurant as most to the meals I've had when eating out in Eastbourne were below average. I enjoyed a Thai dim sum starter and went on to appreciate a pork noodle stir-fried dish as my main....More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve just had a lovely meal here. My husband is a meat eater and I’m vegan. The vegan menu was fair, the chosen vegan meal delicious. As I’m not particularly into tofu the waiter kindly brought out a bowl of cashews so that I would...More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Eastbourne and had seen reviews and was not disappointed. Waitress was very friendly and professional and the separate vegan menu provided a good variety of options. All the food was fresh and tasty.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Eastbourne for a short getaway from home. Was recommended by our airbnb host to visit Little Elephant and we were not disappointed. Food was quick, fresh and tasty. Service was too notch. Anyone visiting this little town, should definitely visit Little Elephant for great...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 18 June 2021

We ordered a takeaway via Just Eat. The order arrived with one of the meals wrong and was missing a can of coke. I guess mistakes get made but it is strange considering it is submitted in writing to the restaurant. Anyway, we called the...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Mark T, Manager at Little Elephant Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2021

Hello, thank you for your review and we are very honoured to be your first! First thing first, I would like to apologise for the incorrect takeaway. As you said, mistakes happen, we are all human after all and I am really sorry about what...More

Reviewed 13 June 2021 via mobile

10/10 food, will be sure to come to Little Elephant when I come to Eastbourne again. Service from Mark was friendly and attentive :) must visit!

Date of visit: May 2021
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12 August 2018|
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Response from 920sametc |
Lol, its thai. They even eat worms
Jason C
24 January 2018|
Response from markiii3 | Property representative |
Hi Jason, Yes this is an appropriate place for having a romantic valentine date. We will be releasing our valentine menu soon, so please have a look on our facebook for the menu.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Little Elephant Thai Restaurant

Yes, Little Elephant Thai Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Little Elephant Thai Restaurant offers delivery services.

Little Elephant Thai Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5