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Fresco's Cafe & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Healthy
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pasta fritto misto rabbit ribeye steak prawns bread fresh fish salmon balluta bay sea view food was lovely nice restaurant sea front booked a table visited this restaurant frescoes steve
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Found this restaurant while out wondering & enjoyed a lovely cosy lunch. It was blowing a gale outside but they had heaters on & it was toasty warm inside. Staff were very welcoming & extremely friendly. Menu is extensive & we chose a pizza &...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JA1612
Reviewed 6 days ago

We actually eat here every night of our 7 night trip to Malta and we were very satisfied with the meal, service and value for money every night. The staff are all very friendly and helpful and especially the co-manager Stephen what a great guy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jimmy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for dinner on our first evening in sliema. It’s right on the sea which is lovely - the view would be amazing in the day. It was very quiet in there. Only 2 other tables being used. Maybe if was too early at...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Thwaitsy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for a pint the evening before and was impressed. Went back the next evening for a meal. And wow! Starter of Calamari, was not really a starter, would have been good as a main. Maltese Rabbit for the main and did not touch...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Norman D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal with 9 of us turned up unannounced. A table was set for us the cheeky part if your gluten free pasta takes longer to cook so charge a surcharge of 1. 50! Shame as puts you off straight away also its 18...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lisa_lodge
Nomad-Malta, Owner at Fresco's Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lisa, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear that the majority of your group of 9 enjoyed their food and are sorry to hear that you did not like your Prime Irish Ribeye steak. If you had told your waiter he...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in to Frescos for dinner while out on an evening stroll around Sliema/St Julians and it was lovely. The food was fresh and well priced, the staff were very friendly and the view was great.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nikkixxzanna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in a snack,generous,nicely favored Chicken,Mushroom wrap and a bottle of Maltese Pinot Grigio Very Nice. Good service. Mind the steps to the toilet

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank B8636BYdavidr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered starters as only wanted a snack. The portions were plentiful and the food was delicious. Service was excellent by friendly waiter. Recommended.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank S H
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Beautiful view. Eating there every weekend, fresh fish amazing, deserts very tasty. Not good restaurant if you wanna loose weight. :)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Natalia2509
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

I got a pizza and my gf got some pasta.. I think the worst pizza I have ever eaten. I couldn’t eat anything else for the whole day. Not just the food was bad, if you look around you have the feeling the place is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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anamarianic
26 March 2018|
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Response from 123ginn | Reviewed this property |
Most likely it wasn't busy and they closed early, that happens a lot in Malta .
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AntoineP1253
1 July 2017|
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Response from Frances B | Reviewed this property |
We were not impressed with this cafe, my daughter ordered a pasta dish with a white sauce, there was no taste to it, she sent it back.
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