What to eat in Portland today: The Big Elephant Kitchen

Jul 27 2020, 7:13 pm

If you’re truly looking for one of the most adventurously delicious meals in all of Portland, then you’ve got to head on down to The Big Elephant Kitchen.

There are a few different cuisines that are designed to help our bodies deal with the heat. Sure, it’s easy to go for something cold, but it’s the warming of your internal temperature that makes the weather truly bearable. With that, The Big Elephant Kitchen in Portland is an astounding option for some of the city’s best Indian and Fijian dishes.

Coming in hot from the large red truck trailer, there are so many things on their menu that one can gush over.


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Family-owned and operated, this establishment is currently operating with certain menu items highlighted particular days of the week, so make sure you’re tying up those laces on the right day if you’re on the hunt for something specific.

What to order

The Big Elephant Kitchen has top-tier samosas that put most of Portland’s pockets to shame, and we couldn’t blame you for wanting to travel there simply to order a handful of these superb treats.


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However, one of the best dishes in all of the state of Oregon is the Big Elephant’s Legendary Lamb Curry. It’s a special dish, something that is so well made and incredibly vibrant in flavors and heart.

The Big Elephant Kitchen

Address: 3530 SW Multnomah Boulevard, Portland
Phone: 503 567 1797


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