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Blue Elephant

Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
+356 2138 3383
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (109 reviews)
“spring rolls” (18 reviews)
“curries” (18 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was delicious, staff very attentive and the ambience was amazing. Definitely give it a try if you are thinking of somewhere which serves tasty and amazing food - FAB U LOUS!!!!!!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Super setting - terrace tastefully done giving feeling of privacy. Super friendly service - helpful staff all with a smile. Fantastic food - fish and rabbit were tender and delicious

1  Thank Ray C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurant is super! As well as service. Food was good but our mojitos to start with were watery and not enough ice in it. Apart from that, it's a fantastic restaurant at all time.

Thank tomoko220
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant serves Thai food. It is well presented and I found that the choice of the two set menus were reasonably priced, varied and good. Some on the table chose one of the choices the others the other one.The bar just on the entrance...More

Thank robert2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

Third time eating here with family and enjoyed it just as much as the first time. Staff warm and welcoming and busy as usual. Seated at a larger table than we needed but they took chairs and cutlery etc away. Service was quicker than usual...More

Thank Sheena S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited once on a Friday night and after reading the reviews about the wait times and staff I was skeptical however we had a really good experience! The staff were really friendly, attentive, food arrived in good time etc. The food itself was amazing!...More

Thank K-Edin88
Reviewed 4 days ago

well, when your sitting on the best table in the restaurant eating delicious thai food and being served by beautiful and attentive waitress { anna from cech republic} this place deserves top score , food excellent and good value for money . we started with...More

Thank mykibono
Reviewed 5 days ago

While this restaurant is very beautiful and the service excellent, I found several of the dishes from the tasting menu to be somewhat bland. Some, though, were good to very good. It is overpriced, but as expected from this location and in the Hilton. If...More

Thank EuroAmiCZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been here several times, the last time was in August. I asked for a romantic table and we were given one right by the waters edge with Roses on the table. The staff were fantastic and the food is always amazing, just like...More

1  Thank torsfx82
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located down in the marina the Blue Elephant is a fantastic Thai restaurant, inside is set out amongst plants, waterfalls and a fish pond. The food was superb and the service first class.

1  Thank Colin B
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Response from Björn S | Reviewed this property |
Not really! Er were dressed like smart casual during our visit.
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Response from Christel A | Reviewed this property |
Bonjour si vous avez déjà mangé en Thaïlande vous serez déçu si non le lieu est agréable pour un événement mais le service est lent. A voir si vous trouvez mieux car sur ces zones touristiques c'est des restaurants très... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$132
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 3383
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The Blue Elephant is a tranquil oasis of waterfalls, luscious greenery and tropical flowers. Smiling, friendly staff and the best Royal Thai Cuisine in Malta guarantees a memorable visit. Fresh fruits and herbs and also tons of orchids are flown in weekly direct from Thailand. Blue Elephant Malta offers you the possibility to reserve your own special space in this magnificent restaurant. Here you can surprise your guests in a unique atmosphere in our private huts. Blue Elephant can cater for a variety of occasions such as: Intimate Dining, Private Parties, Wedding Parties, Conference Dinners and many others….From the moment you step in the restaurant, you will be transported to the lands of the East. The waterfall, the landscaping and the seating will certainly carry you far, far away. Savour mouth-watering delicacies prepared from authentic Thai ingredients and forgotten centuries old recipes from the Royal Palace.
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