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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%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (150 reviews)
“green curry” (15 reviews)
“spring rolls” (21 reviews)
Open Now
18:30 - 22:30 Hours
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 8 April 2017

very good service first class in every respect - pricey but good value - great staff, different atmosphere all in all a wonderful experience.

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank 680davidc680
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit here as it does some good vegetarian options for the other half and we both like Thai food. After a warm welcome we were given our seats next to the waterfall I'm what we're probably the best seats in the restaurant....More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank RafaGarciaX
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great evening at the Blue Elephant. Wednesday is Thai Day in the blue E. We got lucky! They serve special offers on Wednesdays. Better be really hungry. Great Food. Finish with Grappa. Go and try. Lu & Tille from Vienna

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Luphni
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The location is very very nice and the restaurant itself looks awesome. The staff is super attentive. However, the food is really nothing special. And assuming that the prices are quite high, my rating for the food goes even further down. Additionally, it was hard...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Ellaqua
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The surroundings here were lovely and the attention from the staff was excellent. The Thai curries we had were delicious - the flavours were amazing and the food tasted so fresh and authentic. I would definitely eat here again as it was such a good...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank misterandmissusmac
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Wow ... Amazing flavors. My Rekommendation; Order many different dishes and share with each other. Very nice waitresses with their own recommendations. This is where I long to return !!

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank ulrika940
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I have been in Blue Elephant 15 times, always great food! Perfect for sharing.. so you get a taste of everything. Great ambiance!

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank Petter S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We ate here for the buffet and was not disappointed, in fact there was so much food came out we couldn't manage to eat it all. All tasted great and cocktail good too.

Date of visit: March 2017
3  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Ate three times at the Blue Elephant in a 7 night stay, that's how much we enjoyed it. The first evening we had the banquet, which while it was enjoyable, it was very much on par with every other Thai restaurant's banquet, but we tried...More

Date of visit: March 2017
4  Thank LillyBage
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Dining at the blue Elephant was an experience of itsself, as the restaurant is decorated inside like an Asian garden landscape with little bridges over streams with Kois swimming in them. The restaurant is big and was very busy with friendly, competent, fast staff. The...More

Date of visit: September 2016
3  Thank Nina S
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Leanne C
23 April 2018|
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Response from TriD9 | Reviewed this property |
However going round in Malta streets you can wear whatever you want. No one will bat an eyelid if you are wearing a cropped top and very short skirt! :)
17 April 2018|
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Response from MaltaHilton | Property representative |
Good afternoon Crystal, we do have several halal meat options available such as chicken, lamb, beef and duck dishes. To meet your expectation, please approach one team member of staff upon arrival. Best regards, Blue... More
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$57 - US$227
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 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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