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“Flawless”
Review of Blue Elephant

Blue Elephant
Ranked #19 of 332 Restaurants in Saint Julian's
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$59 - US$177
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: 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.
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 expensive for us. Thankfully it wasn't like that at all! Mains are around 15 euros with rice being around 5/6.

We all had mocktails that were delicious and very nicely presented. We were all very happy with the food which was very good quality, no room for dessert! The restaurant is in a lovely location with very nice views if you sit outside. I can't fault it at all.

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1  Thank miffythevampirebat
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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 Malta is a week or more. Quiet setting outside. Very nice for a relaxing meal. Menu not very kid friendly.

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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 food so asked to take out and food was very well packed and made a delicious lunch the next day. My current favourite place and it will be hard to beat.

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3  Thank pingwinu
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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 over the 2 trips we made. Each was full of flavour, not greasy and hot. It was a peaceful and relaxing environment in there.
On exit the ladies were presented with a flower which I thought was a lovely finishing touch.
If only this restaurant was nearer to us we would be regular customers.
Highly recommend

3  Thank Laura E
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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 the main resaurnt. Staff wre excellent. Food was perfect. Even for a couple of our party who were Thai nationals, there were no complaints!

2  Thank Lorna7575
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