Funky Elephant

$$ • Thai

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

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Highly highly recommend this gem!! It’s as close to Real Thai food as you’re going to get in the States… please don’t ask them to omit fish sauce or spiciness.. that’s a big part of the appeal for this place..The Flavors were all perfect.. a highlight was the drunken mussels and black cod curry with vermicelli..It’s a great spot with friendly staff..

Pad Thai is nothing like what I’ve had before in other Thai restaurants; it was way better. The two shrimp the dish was served w were the tastiest shrimp I’ve had in a very long time; it’s as if I was transported back to when I was a young child. Not trying to be dramatic here. Just coming out that way.

I tried the beef curry and ordered a jasmine rice to go with it, with a strawberry matcha almond milk latte to drink (they didn’t have strawberry on the menu, but mango was in the menu and was out of season). It was pretty pricy for what it was, but tasty. There wasn’t a huge amount of steak but it was cooked nice and medium (on the end towards rare), in a cardboard box and eaten outside it was pretty cool pretty fast which wasn’t ideal. The curry sauce was delicious and...read full review

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Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM
Wednesday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM
Thursday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM
Friday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM
Saturday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM
Sunday 12 - 3PM
5 - 8:30PM