Perhaps the most well-known name in Thai cuisine, Blue Elephant has branches all over the world. Part cooking school, part restaurant, the Phuket Town branch of Blue Elephant is located inside the beautiful Governor’s Mansion – a 105-year-old landmark made in a Sino-Portuguese style with architecture that followers Feng Shui and is meant to impress.
Blue Elephant Phuket are basically the gatekeepers of Royal Thai Cuisine, with traditional dishes gracing the menu though there are tons of modern options represent what their chefs believe Thai cuisine is going in the 21st century. Still, being that we’re in Phuket it stands to reason that fresh seafood is always being prepared at Blue Elephant. Headed by renowned chef Nooror Steppe Somany Steppe, the restaurant is just one part of this amazing establishment.
The other is the cooking school, where everyone from tourists to world-class chefs learn how to make traditional Thai cuisine from the masters. For those who want to learn how to cook Thai food the right way, we highly recommend taking their 5-day course where you get to make all kinds of delicious goodies from sun up to sun down. If you’re looking for an event venue, there is not better place than the Blue Elephant in Old Phuket Town. It’s classic feel stands out, and the big lawn area on the south side provides the perfect setting for an outdoor event. Inside, your guests will feel like royalty as delicious food is served to them on a silver platter.