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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” (139 reviews)
“spring rolls” (19 reviews)
“rice” (37 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 9 October 2016 via mobile

We came late and the staff were still more than happy to help. We had soup which was very nice and spicy and the mains were fantastic very happy 😊.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 9 October 2016

It's not the first time in Malta when I read the tripadvisor reviews and was really disappointed with the choice. Opted for a good Thai food for my birthday. I knew it's not a cheap eatery and the interior is quite cosy, moreover linked to...More

Thank essinia
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

As guests at the hilton we were expecting the same service we received in the hotel but this was lacking the food wasn't anything to right home about but the service was terrible our table was being cleared by some poor waitress when she was...More

Thank leehen
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Overall: This is not the best Thai restaurant I've been to but it's food is tasty and the service is very good. If you are staying in the Hilton it is extremely convenient, however being a restaurant in a hotel it is a little more...More

Thank Zipmans
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Service was slow and not attentive. Staff where clearing our table when pulled away to serve others. Obviously we were not valued customers! Food was on the cold side but tasted fair.

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The Blue Elephant is located on the 1st floor of the Hilton Malta. It is a very good Thai restaurant and the food and the service are very good. The view over the marina is great, although as it was the same view as we...More

Thank Colin_Guernsey
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious thai green curry. The salmon dish was amazing and tom yam slam cocktail definitely makes my top 5 cocktails i have ever had.

Thank jod87
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Its a lovely setting, the service is mostly good, they look after you, and are very thai in style. The food was good, spicy, but we chose that. Nice cocktails, not cheap though, nor is the water at €5.50 a bottle But the air conditioning,...More

Thank snowbabe8
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We ate here just once. A good menu. The food was absolutely delicious and the service was good. A tad pricey but worth a visit.

Thank tmthy_brrws
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Spent two weeks in Malta and this meal was the highlight of the two weeks. Beautiful food, lovely staff and service, they couldn't do enough for us. it is expensive but worth every cent. Will definitely be back to this restaurant at our next visit...More

Thank Samantha C
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Leanne C
23 April 2018|
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Response from Tri D | 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! :)
crystal m
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$58 - US$174
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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View
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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