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Blue Elephant

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Hilton Hotel, Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4012, Malta
+356 2138 3383
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7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Simply beautiful and amazing, loved the ambiance and beautiful meal. THE PLACE IS GORGEOUS!!!!!! Perfect for celebrating special occasion with your love ones.

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Thank Nadine K
Broadbeach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here know what customer service is, the chefs know how to cook great quality food. The bar staff know their mixology when it comes to cocktails.

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Thank Michael C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an exceptionally good Tai food. We indulged in their special New Years Eve banquet which was wonderful, if a little overpowering - so much food that, unusually we could not do it justice. But every dish was a delight - pretty expensive but well worth it,

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Thank Neil P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend took me to a surprise dinner at Blue Elephant for our 1st Anniversary and it was a very special evening I would never forget. The service is superb, very friendly and lovable staff. They treated us so well! My boyfriend booked a table for us in advance and mentioned its for our anniversary, they prepared a candle lit... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was OK, so certainly not bad, but it's not that we were overwelmed. So just OK, nothing more. We had the feeling we were rushed. We were still drinking our aperitives when they already came to taste the wine and poured wine. Also our starter came so fast. The pace for the dinner was just too fast. We... More 

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Thank Ann-Lie
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I came here for our anniversary. We picked it having stumbled across it by chance a couple of nights earlier and having been very taken by the ambience. Lovely water features and plants. The food was good enough although it certainly wasn't the best Thai meal we've ever had. However, the service was very good. They looked... More 

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Ankara, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance already hints at a quality place. It's a huge place with separate rooms and nice interior design. I don't like heavy menus, but this one was definitely appetizing. The service and the taste are above the standards. Get ready to be spoiled.

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Rhoose, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Elephant is contained withing the Hilton Malta hotel easily accessible by a lift from the hotel's reception. As soon as we arrived, we were made welcomed in a true Thai fashion. I will visit there again when in Malta.

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Thank AlanT041
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent especially for those who loves Thai food, and the staff where friendly and very polite. The only issue we found was that some drinks are overrated for example we had to pay €15 for 3 pint cokes. But beside that, everything was amazing 🐘

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Thank Andromeda A
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Thai food and this restaurant did not disappoint. The Tom Yam Koong and Chiang Mai soups were absolutely delicious. The main courses were all really good as well. We had a great red wine which complimented the meal really well. The service was great too, the ladies were very kind. I would recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$53 - $132
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
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
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
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
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?