Thursday, October 13, 2011
The Elephant Walk: Plagued by Inconsistency
When a restaurant has thrived in Boston as long as the Elephant Walk, winning accolades and opening two new locations since opening in 1991, it earns a certain notoriety. People talk about the Elephant Walk, and I’ve heard it all: the mix of French and Cambodian menus that reflect the owners’ international upbringings; the reputation for extensive vegetarian and gluten-free options; the amazing tastes of the food.
But what I found, over multiple visits, was an inconsistency in food and service, and a startling duality between reality and a longstanding reputation.
Read the rest of this review at the Brookline Patch...