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Busy Bee

30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
+356 2133 1738
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (77 reviews)
“cannoli” (20 reviews)
“ice cream” (37 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went at around 14:00 for coffee and sweet pastries after lunch. When we arrive my wife was given a free cappucinovas it was Mothers Day. At 14.12 circa we ordered two sweet pastries abd a cappucino. After 15 minutes we called again the same...More

Thank Christian F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Place and Friendly Staff. Good food and sweet, excellent location for a breakfast , lunch, dinner or snack.

Thank matteopablo2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well known cafe in Italian style, serving a wide variety of breakfasts, pastries and desserts. Ate there four times in a week and everything I sampled was good. As a general rule, the waitresses were more competent than the waiters.

Thank Daran71
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The cakes here were varied and delicious. Tried five types - all excellent. They also serve drinks and savory snacks. Service was good.

Thank angusmallorca
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

It's good place but could bee a little bit more service minded. Coffee was good and the pastries also.

Thank Ingela A
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We always look forward to our trip to the Busy Bee whenever we are in Malta and this time was no different. My son had two arancini, one bolognese which was yummy and one chicken & mushroom which wasn’t as nice, my daughter had a...More

Thank Colin12346
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Had a coffee break with a friend. The place was busy and the service was very confused.... No one really welcomed us, we had to fish a table ourselves, after some a bit a young waitress came to take the order but she didn't know...More

Thank Elena M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Extremely good food and super delicious sweets especially the Kannoli! Also, the staff was extremely gentle with us, especially Martina, who is a very nice waiter. Surely will return again to Busy Bee in the future!

Thank Mikael A
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We had the only empty table- just outside the toilets - never a good spot ☹️ There did not appear to be a ‘system ‘ for staff to know who had / had not been served Once we got a waiters attention- order taken promptly...More

Thank Netty1313
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We ordered four hot drinks and four cannoli. Hot drinks came after 10 minutes. We had to ask for the cannoli. We had to ask for the cutlery. No paper napkins. Usually it's better but ...

Thank Silvio M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Msida
  • Phone Number: +356 2133 1738
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