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Bacchus Restaurant

1 Inguanez Alley, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
+356 2145 4981
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Inguanez Alley, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, historic surrounds, formal setting with white table cloths. We had a brief and enjoyable lunch with pleasant service.

Thank 4AussiesTravel
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely staff, great view. Nice food. Very welcoming. We were there last year too and were delighted to visit again. Really nice place.

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant,very authentic,very good quality food,a bit pricey,but it worth worth the t,delicious house wine,good service ,I had a really good time,highly recommend!!!

Thank Olga A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to eat in the secret garden but it was closed due to the weather,and so reserved in the dining room / cave of the restaurant. Except for one dim waiter an excellent service from the others, but the highlight was the main...More

Thank RickKessel_Lo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had a short lunch after visiting this lovely old city, formerly the capital of Malta. The restaurant is very picturesque and situated inside the city walls. Outside on top of the city walls they have a large lovely terrace with plenty of greenery...More

Thank rene818
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to stop when visiting the walled city of Mdina. Great food, wine and just lovely altigether.

Thank Jeannius24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were drawn on a sunny day to the signage secret garden and non- diners welcome. Despite only patrons at 2 of approx 20 tables in the shade with umbrellas we had to sit in the sun if not having food. Despite asking for hot...More

Thank Mackdubh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bacchus during our visit to Malta. The quality of dishes was ok, but definitely not exceptional. The tempura from the entree was not a tempura but battered. I had fish for main course which was well cooked but without flavour. The main point...More

Thank FMP85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for our last lunch on the island before flying back to London. The building itself is very beautiful, definitely worth a visit for a quick photo. Nothing else. I have personally never visited a restaurant where the staff were so...More

Thank Federica F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My other half and I were at the end of a wonderful short break in Malta and Gozo. We had found everywhere and everyone to be beautiful and pleasant. We stopped off in Mdina on the way to the airport to have what we hoped...More

Thank Alex J
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Jo S
6 August 2017|
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Response from VeegeeMdina | Property representative |
Sunset may be viewed from the belveder facing west. Regards
27 July 2016|
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Response from VeegeeMdina | Property representative |
Hi all, It is a few wide and shallow steps at the entrance and 1 flight of steps to go to the Secret Garden. I hope that this is useful. Staff will help out with wheelchairs if necessary and if customer would like our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Inguanez Alley, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 4981
  • E-mail
Medieval Mdina is a city of wonders. Along the narrow lamp-lit streets, the Cathedral, convents, palazzos, quaint little houses and museums which characterise the Silent City you will find Bacchus Restaurant on the first turning to the left as you enter Mdina. Bacchus’s Chefs and Serving Staff make no bones about the fact that they consider the input of customers as the strongest motivation for them to give their customers the kind of experience they would enjoy. Let us know - directly. And we'll make sure your experience here is what you want.
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