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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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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (113 reviews)
“spring rolls” (17 reviews)
“rice” (36 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I love the Blue Elephant. But was disappointed with the dessert in the set menu (second one on menu, 32.50 a head). Dessert was ice cream and fresh fruit. For all I know, it was authentic Thai, but it was tasteless and boring: It was...More

Thank Zillah B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here whilst looking for Thai food. Situated in a exclusive area and part of Hilton dining restaurants. The restaurant seemed huge. Food is more on the expensive side but the quality, taste and service makes up for it! I was given a bell for...More

1  Thank Karishma S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing anniversary dinner at Blue Elephant . Sandro the Head bar tender gave us 5star service and also guided us with the food selection . Thank you for making our anniversary dinner so special ! xx

2  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food portions where quite large. 2 dishes hit the spot. Massiman beef curry and the duck. We had the €38 set menu. TBH just order individually as the dessert was I blob of ice cream (Not gelato) a few chunks of fruit and a side...More

Thank Manoj P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant - the decor is amazing and we were happy to be sat next to the indoor water feature with all the coi carp inside. Food was amazing, staff were lovely. Definitely book in advance as even in off peak this is not easy...More

3  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was fresh and tasty. However, spiciness was toned down to comply with European palate. Service was top notch and the environment was cozy with waterfall and small fountains.

3  Thank Ričardas V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very great food and service.Well surely recommend you to try 👍👍👍.Craving of spicy foods was really satisfied.

3  Thank Ja C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant provided a very good Thai environment in Malta. The menu was varied and typically Thai. The food was excellent. Well worth a visit. Booking is recommended.

Thank pjandd300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly outstanding food set in a Thai bamboo scene in the Hilton. One of the bets Thai restaurants I've ever eaten in - the whole fish course was outstanding. Great Thai curry and satays etc. Not cheap but the food was great. Evening was let...More

Thank NRH_LON
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was so looking forward to a lovely meal as had been recommended to us. Our food (all 3 dishes and rice ) came out cold. In fairness to staff were very apologetic and brought food back in. We did receive free cocktail each. Food was...More

2  Thank Marie C
MaltaHilton, Manager at Blue Elephant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Marie C, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback about your experience. Whilst it’s never pleasant to read comments from dissatisfied guests it is essential information for us to act upon. Your comments regarding the food temperature have been...More

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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$59 - US$177
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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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Description
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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