Funky Elephant

$$ • Thai

1313 Ninth St Ste120, Berkeley
(510) 356-4855


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Funky Elephant

I got the pad thai (spicy option) and the strawberry matcha latte. I wouldn't recommend the spicy option unless you're a spice fanatic and can tolerate authentic southeast spice levels. Don't expect the spice to add a slight kick like sriracha, it's way hotter than that. The strawberry matcha latte was thicker than I'd hope for, I'd recommend going else where. The waitress was kind enough to redo my order since the spice was quite overwhelming for me.

I wanted to like this place so much because: 1. I found it in the Michelin guide and the name is so cool. 2. I don't have a go-to Thai restaurant in the SFBA that I like (good Thai food is ubiquitous in Los Angeles but impossible to find in NorCal). I may have to make a trip to SoCal to find decent Thai food. 3. When I got done with being fully vaccinated (Covid), I thought that a curry with coconut milk and some heat in it would help me with flu-like symptoms (although I full review

After reading other reviews, we decided to give it a try. Service was ok as lady was cold getting orders from the inside not coming to the door. I would like to say due to COVID-19. We received our food and first time my kid does not finish his Thai food. What I ordered could had used a bit more flavor. I would like to think this was an exception to the service and food.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 12 - 8:30PM
Wednesday 12 - 8:30PM
Thursday 12 - 8:30PM
Friday 12 - 8:30PM
Saturday 12 - 8:30PM
Sunday 12 - 8:30PM

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