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The Undercroft Cafe

Old Theatre Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1427, Malta
+356 9906 5616
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“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“caesar salad” (3 reviews)
“brownie” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Soups, European, British, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Old Theatre Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1427, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and friendly service in a beautiful cool and elegant environment. Highly recommend this little tucked away gem!

Thank AlisM
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great find just under st Pauls. Cool air and great look. Very friendly service and good food well priced, everything immaculate.

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I found this cafe by accident and we were so glad we did We were looking for something light and it was perfect My wife had the best salad ever, a beetroot goats cheese and pecan nut salad and I had the...More

Thank RayMaidenhead
Reviewed 4 days ago

good food - value for money a very comfortable fresh friendly atmosphere by far the cleanest toilets in Malta - Staff very friendly & informative

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this hidden gem by chance and we came here twice for lunch. Both times I had the coronation chicken sandwich with the Maltese bread. It was heavenly. The service is professional and courteous, the cafe is charming, and the food absolutely delicious. If...More

Thank Vincent W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful cafe underneath the Anglican cathedral. Very cool and food excellent, all home made cakes! They make a very good cup of tea!

Thank mandarina55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for teas coffees and scones well worth it..very nice people who run it (well he is a fellow Scotsman)..the sultana scones with cream and jam are delicious so if you are nearby do yourself a favour and drop in you won’t be disappointed.

Thank andydonAyr
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We stumbled upon this looking for somewhere for a lighter lunch after doing the Co-Cathedral and the Grand Master's Palace in the morning. Under St Paul's Anglican Co-Cathedral, it is superb value, cool, and with a good range of food and drink. Very strongly recommended.

Thank matthew892
Reviewed 25 May 2018

What a surprise find hidden away under St Paul's Cathedral. Which had it's own history. Refreshing cool stop, quiet location with great service with a wonderful warm smile. Plenty of time to linger and recharge. Recommend the coffee and cherry pie!!!

Thank GWalker23
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

In the heat of a Maltese day we found this unassuming place. It is recently created, clean and very cool. It is a calm retreat from the busy street too. And of course you want to know about the food. Well it is custom made...More

Thank Wendy P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Theatre Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1427, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 9906 5616
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A Unique Experience and a truly unique venue located in the heart of Malta’s Capital – Valletta. The Undercroft Café offers a range of home-made cakes & pastries, lunch, traditional afternoon tea, specialty coffees, and drinks. The delightful setting in the Undercroft of St.Paul’s Pro-Cathedral a historical Grade 1 building in the heart of Valletta which was built in 1839 funded by the Dowager Queen Adelaide.
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