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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” (117 reviews)
“spring rolls” (19 reviews)
“rice” (35 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 27 June 2016 via mobile

Never had a tai meal before and this was the perfect introduction to it. Amazing decor friendly staff & amazing food. Would recommend this 100%

2  Thank Curlytop45
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Blue elephant has great food at reasonable prices and I would recommend to anyone who likes the Thai cuisine to try it out. Myself and my friend went for the banquet and trust me there was enough food for both. I would definitely visit again

1  Thank milesandphilip
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Visited Blue Elephant for the first time for a special dinner. Had heard so many great comments and I was dying to visit. Booked online - very convenient indeed. parking is free at Portomaso - great! So booked dinner at 8pm to enjoy the sunset...More

Thank alexiafenech
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We came here after one of our party saw it mentioned in our guidebook. I have to admit being a bit terrified when we came here as it was so beautiful and the staff were so well presented that I thought it would be too...More

1  Thank miffythevampirebat
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Our meal was solid and the service and decor equally good. But the food wasn't great. If you are only in Malta for a limited time, I would skip. But it's a great change of pace from fish and local cuisine if your stay in...More

Thank Randal J
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Ate here twice in one week. Everything I ordered was extreemly delicious and the service was great. The restaurant itself is amazing and the outdoor area overlooks the fantastic portomoso marina. Cant wait to go again and order something else. Couldnt finish off all my...More

3  Thank pingwinu
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We came here twice on our recent stay at the Hilton. The staff were so friendly and attentive. From the minute we arrived to minute we left we had a lovely time. The decor makes the restaurant. The food was outstanding. We tried several dishes...More

3  Thank Laura E
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We shared our last night of wedding party with a meal for 20 of us in the Blue Elephant. The restaurant is stunningly located next to the marina. The interior is very beautiful and we had our own private diniing area - although still within...More

2  Thank Lorna7575
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Meet friends here before our business trip started. The service was excellent as were the staff very attentive. The food was outstanding. We ate family style so we all got to sample different dishes.

2  Thank Joan D
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Fantastic food and very helpful staff made this a very plesent experience.you could sit inside are out and it is very clean and popular, a little bit of fine dining you don't mind paying that little bit more but well worth a try if you...More

2  Thank GeOrgel147137
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Questions & Answers
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$59 - US$176
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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