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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” (108 reviews)
“spring rolls” (17 reviews)
“curries” (18 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 weeks ago via mobile

Aside from the great atmosphere and fantastic decoration ! The food there is amazing even better than the blue elephant in Bahrain ! And as always fantastic staff ! Well done

2  Thank aladinno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the chosen place for anniversary dinner. The whole experience was Thai, right from the front desk; to the servers and chefs. Food tasted very fresh with high quality produce. Prices are high for Maltese standard pricing but you get what you pay for....More

2  Thank Dylan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked table for 4 people. Everything is just slightly unusual, beautifully presented by really happy efficient staff. We all ordered something different and all were great. Drinks & the wine were brought very quickly, and reasonably priced. Only one had room for desert, he ordered...More

3  Thank allans911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While staying at the Hilton myself and my husband decided to eat at the Blue elephant one night, it was really lovely, the service was spot on, the food was gorgeous and when leaving i was given an exotic orchid as a little thank you...More

1  Thank Thesc0users
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is full of greenery, and water pools with koi carp creating a wonderful atmosphere. The food and service is excellent. We had a table outside and everything we ordered was explained and served beautifully.

1  Thank 5starwoman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting this restaurant, it's as if you're entering a whole new different country. The environment and the atmosphere is amazing and perfect for couples. The staff also compliment this by being very polite and fully at your service. Other than that, the food is...More

1  Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the misfortune to visit the blue elephant on our stay at the Hilton. While surroundings were interesting the food was mediocre and the service indifferent. There are a lot more interesting restaurants to visit in portomaso marina than this one..

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty , delicious full of new savor. The staff was extremly polite . The wiev from the bay was just fantastic. The hole enterior looks really wonderfull. Every corner has something beautifull. It was my best evening in Malta, thankyou so much😊😊😊

1  Thank Katalin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you enter this restaurant the experience begins as the water features with fish and greenery make you feel relaxed. The service was excellent and couldn't fault Mr Debono or his lovely waitresses. The menu is extensive and we had a job narrowing...More

1  Thank Paul A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I lived in Thailand and worked there, I love Thai food. We decided to go back to this place because we had a friend visiting us at the Hilton Hotel and we love the decoration, the ambience, and the smiling service in this restaurant. The...More

Thank jmLondon845
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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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24 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
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Average prices
USD 53 - USD 132
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 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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