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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” (141 reviews)
“green curry” (14 reviews)
“spring rolls” (20 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 2 January 2017 via mobile

I went with my family at Blue Elephant with some friends. The restaurant was stunning, kind waiters, the decor was amazing and the atmosphere was calm and relaxing. The food was delicious but after 20 minutes I left the restaurant I was hungry as a...More

4  Thank Ορέστης Ν
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I have visited Blue Elephant again in December. As usual there is no other choice if you want to have great Thai food in a typical Thai ambient. Staff is courteous and always up to the job to offer the best service possible and cannot...More

1  Thank Europcarmalta
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Spent New Year's Eve at this fantastic restaurant which is part of the Hilton Hotel in Malta. Lovely setting with spectacular views of the Portomaso Marina. Was a set menu for the evening and it was absolutely lush! Be aware though that portions are huge!...More

2  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Magnificent place, food of the gods, service floats, and some of the dishes you usually dream of. i can never get enough of this place T vistis a must

1  Thank Q9211YEtony
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Just had most fantastic Thai banquet for New Year's Eve. Thananum really looked after us. When I mentioned I did not eat meat he spoke to chef and every dish cooked individually for me. Fantastic really recommend

2  Thank medway_clan
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I went there with my family to have a good time and tasty Thai food and my expectations was really satisfied by far. The Environment was tasty and luxury with a river like water with Asian fishes swimming in the center. The service was exceptional...More

2  Thank Björn S
Reviewed 29 December 2016

1. ambience is like a dream 2. staff super friendly and polite 3. excellent service 4. food was out of this world It was an incredible experience, I would definitely recommend to others <3

2  Thank MichelaB1631
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I book that place for my boyfriend's B-day, since he's vegetarian and I'm vegan and I saw they have a separate vegetarian menu. When I did my booking online, I inform about our food requirements and about the about the birthday. They keep for us...More

3  Thank Luciamella
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Went for dinner on my birthday. Didn't got the nicest table, we were placed in the corner of the restaurant, what I found strange since we had booked a couple days in advance. If you are making a reservation I suggest to ask for a...More

2  Thank Dia1997
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Blue Elephant could easily be in Thailand. The staff working there are mainly Thais and the their outfits represent Thailand. The restaurant itself is super nicely decorated and with a small waterfall and river that gives guests the feeling you are in another country. The...More

2  Thank Vanessa M
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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! :)
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
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Average prices
US$58 - US$233
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, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Romantic, 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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