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Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
+ 356 21 383 383
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Ranked #20 of 211 Restaurants in Saint Julian's
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $53 - $132
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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.
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Island of Malta, Malta
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Well prices restaurant with great service from all staff members and food explanations. The wine is slightly higher in price than average. Inside beautiful decorated and outside you have a great view.

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76 reviews 76 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Great food. The set menus are value for money especially for those (who like us) never tried Thai food before. The food was ample, and in fact we could not eat all that was served, which was a pity. The restaurant is beautifully decorated, unfortunately we were seated in the least appealing part of the restaurant do we could not... More 

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Braunschweig, Germany
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Excellent food, though I can´t say how authentically Thai it is. Nice relaxed atmosphere, good service. Reservation recommended

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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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44 reviews 44 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

restaurant has wonderful setting and music, lovely staff especially rose and the food was astounding. we took the platter as a starter; it was delicious yet not too filling and as main eye. both meats were succulent and incredible in taste. will definitely go there again

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Marsascala, Malta
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Been there for our 1st anniversary.. An experience we will never forget. Food is lovely and the atmosphere is something out of this world. Service is great. Will definitely visit again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We went to this restaurant few weeks ago. we were immediately greeted by a friendly staff. we loved the food and would definitely come again. Keep it up :)))) Thanks to Nam (our waitress)

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Sliema, Malta
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great food and service is wonderful and very attentive. Perhaps a little overpriced for Malta, but it is really lovely, nicely decorated place. I will recommend it for birthday, anniversary or some special occasion.

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The layout of the place was fantastic. Like going through a tropical garden with tables well separated from each other. The food was wonderful along with the service. I really liked the cocktails and the whimsical glasses they served them in. It also has a gift shop and we did buy some blue elephant tea pots.

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South East England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This has to be one of the best Thai restaurants I have ever eaten in. The décor and layout were perfect. While being busy the tables were far enough apart that you felt comfortable holding a conversation. The food was excellent, a good variety of typically Thai food. The service was excellent with the waiters being efficient and courteous.

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northern ireland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

As I can only tick average or very good on tripadviser i put very good because it was above average,we enjoyed our meal but we felt that for the price the starters were average and the sauce was served in the smallest dishes ever,our main was nice and the staff were friendly however I was'nt full up when we finished.

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Additional Information about Blue Elephant

Address: Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
Phone Number: + 356 21 383 383
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 53 - 132
Cuisine: Thai

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