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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” (123 reviews)
“spring rolls” (19 reviews)
“rice” (36 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 13 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant itself is beautiful and makes you feel as though you are sitting in a Thai garden with a waterfall and small stream inside the restaurant. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. I couldn't fault the food it was near enough perfect. Will...More

1  Thank cliffordrio
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Hilton and ate here twice, both times were excellent and I would definitely recommend eating here. The lamb curry is particularly good. The staff are extremely polite and help to make the meal very enjoyable.

5  Thank JulesC1970
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Great Resturant to Relax in Food is out of this world and the Service is second to None The Resturant is vert well appointed Give it a try

5  Thank Mark_and_the_family
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Probably it's the restaurant I've been most to and each time has been a lovely experience. Restaurant was full yesterday yet Karl and Benz still made sure we had a lovely time. They explained the menu, told us which sauces go with which food and...More

4  Thank Jonaphin S
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We were served all night by a young Thai lady named Sutheekarn (I had to write down the spelling!) She is what made the experience so delightful and it was great to have a native Thai explain the different dishes and recommend. The food was...More

6  Thank connormcbeen716
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The restuarant itself is stunning, there is a small waterfall and river with fish swimming in right next to you however it took us more than three hours to get our food. There was also a lack of attention from waiters, we wanted to order...More

Thank Bexlek
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The food was good as it had a authentic taste. The restraunts layout was very aesthetically pleasing. However, some food came later then others. This disturbed the flow of the meal. The waitress was very sweet. When I placed my order I looked at the...More

2  Thank Toby M
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Ate here twice during recent stay and on both occasions the food was good (average Thai fare, presented in authentic looking restaurant). The service was however quite slow.. 2 people eating on 2 occasions took 2hrs so if with kids it would have been impossible....More

Thank p0lak
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Very nicely appointed restaurant with great inside and outside seating.Ate there thrice have very good food as we ate there thrice(vegetarian).Good to sit out for a bay view or inside next to the water pool with fishes.Have a lift going to Hilton inside the restaurant...More

Thank Ajay M
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The restaurant inside is stunningly decorated and a delight to behold. we opted for the royal Thai menu which came in four courses. Plenty of food for everyone with many different tastes. Service on the slow side, but we were in no hurry. Bit expensive...More

Thank Craigers1806
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28 October 2017|
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Response from MaltaHilton | Property representative |
Good afternoon Rene, We do indeed have a number of gluten free choices. Our management team will be more than happy to guide you through the options before you order Many Thanks Blue Elephant Team
13 January 2017|
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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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23 January 2016|
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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$62 - US$186
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
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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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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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