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The Sitting Elephant

355 Haridwar Road | EllBee Ganga View, Rishikesh 249201, India
+91 88826 61577
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Indian, International, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
355 Haridwar Road | EllBee Ganga View, Rishikesh 249201, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The sitting Elephant is an elegant dining place with a fabulous view of the Ganga and Rajaji National p[ark. The place has made the most of the view, with a lovely open dining area off the enclosed restaurant. The decor of this open area is...More

2  Thank Alpana-traveltern
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food and excellent service! We had breakfast,lunch and dinner. Ther staff was always wonderful, very helpful and very much interested in our well-beging. The view from the roof top is still nice, but different than the pictures on the website will show you.More

2  Thank milanfriedl89
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your excellent review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at Ellbee hotels Rishikesh was great and restaurant food was delicious including morning breakfast with verity of food and staff was very friendly.Excellent view of river Ganges from the restaurant. Overall great service.More

2  Thank Shashi T
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant at Elbee Ganga view for lunch. Ambience and food is good. The restaurant is on roof top with some great views.More

Thank Pankaj S
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your generous review. We are glad to know had an enjoyable and pleasant experience at our restaurant. We would also like to thank you for appreciating our ambiance and food. We eagerly look forward welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food & very friendly staff. Don't miss their EllBee special veg platter & their veg biryani. Lovely view of the Ganga too.More

1  Thank sunilk139
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Ellbee Hotel and had the best breakfast buffet of our whole trip in India. Amazing Indian food! We also had dinner there once and twice a little something in-between and the food was very nice. Good quality. The service was very...More

Thank Heidisola
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Savoury food platter served most courteously, with amazing views of himalayan peaks and clouds, and the mighty Ganges brimming with rainwater.More

1  Thank Prateek N
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your generous review. We are glad to know had an enjoyable and pleasant experience at our restaurant. We would also like to thank you for appreciating the view of River Ganga and Himalayan peaks and clouds. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

EllBee hotel completely exceeded expectations. The staff were very friendly, the food at the Sitting Elephant was always superb, and the room stay was very comfortable and felt like home. Thank you and I plan to visit again!More

Thank Emma R
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a month travelling all across India but this restaurant by far took the prize for the freshest, most delicious food. The setting is amazingly tranquil with the aqua Ganges flowing right next to you. The staff are also very hospitable, and insisted that...More

1  Thank Shree M
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at our restaurant. It has always been our utmost focus to provide guests with personalised service that meets the highest standards of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice ambience and the choice of food is excellent. Great view from the toof top restaurant half if which is AC and well appointed. Very good service and over all its a value for money eatery at Rishikesh in its modern form. Its a...More

1  Thank kalimpongboy
Sahib G, Director of Marketing at The Sitting Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your amazing review. Our endeavour with ‘The Sitting Elephant’ has always been to achieve a one of kind dining experience for our guests, and we are very glad to know that we managed to achieve that during...More

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balavidya
2 February 2018|
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Response from Sahib G | Property representative |
For reservations, you may contact at +91 888 266 1577. Regards
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balavidya
2 February 2018|
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Response from Priya R | Reviewed this property |
The Sitting Elephant is the restaurant and if you are asking about the room tariff of the Ellbee Hotel then we paid approximately 5000 plus taxes per day which depends again on the season and discounts available when you are... More
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IvanaJovanovic
26 November 2016|
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Response from Sahib G | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Yes, we do accept credit card at our restaurant. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Haridwar Road | EllBee Ganga View, Rishikesh 249201, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttarakhand  >  Dehradun District  >  Rishikesh
  • Phone Number: +91 88826 61577
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at EllBee Ganga View
Description
'The Sitting Elephant' is a one of a kind theme based restaurant,which overlooks the 5km stretch of River Ganga. Surrounded by hills on three sides with the holy Ganga flowing through it, the multi-cuisine rooftop restaurant offers a distinctive dining experience for the guests
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