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Elia Greek Cuisine

73, Merchant Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1175, Malta
+356 2168 9527
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pita bread” (12 reviews)
“moussaka” (12 reviews)
“baklava” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
73, Merchant Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1175, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sat outside in the street. The food is genuine Greek cuisine and served correctly. Good choice of salads and wines. Very friendly staff and very accommodating

Thank BBA2012
Reviewed 3 days ago

Typical Greek food which we thoroughly enjoy but hard to come by in Malta. We enjoyed a Sunday lunch and not only were we greeted with a smile but the service was great all throughout. The food was fresh and the portions just right. Will...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Looking for a lunch stop, I tried Elia. From the moment of my arrival to the moment I left, I was made to feel like an inconvenience. No thank-yous, please, smiles, or any form of welcome. And they did all the twitching of a person...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food atElia was quite good, and the staff were also very friendly. The seating area outside is not the most romantic, but that was okay. What i did not enjoy was the fact that some of the food was heating inside a microwave... I...More

Thank MKMus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this lovely Greek spot today for lunch. Very good value lunch menu for under €10 roughly pp. The food was typical greek, fresh and tasty. We had a nice bottle of Greek white wine, having never tried Greek wine before we took the waiter's...More

Thank reeblou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner yesterday here. Typical Greek appetizers and grilled squid as a main dish. Greek yogurt with honey and nuts as dessert and a couple of beer. Long time serving, no pita enough, freezed squid and a lot of lemon juice in the plate...More

Thank Framma81
EliaRistoranteGreco, Ιδιοκτήτης at Elia Greek Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Not fresh greek yogurt and too much lemon to cover the taste?? It`s not your fault, i don`t blame you, it`s Trip advisor`s who lets every ignorant think that his a food critic and gives him the right to write whatever comes to his mind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at a number of places in Valletta over a week and this was the worst. It was busy so assumed it was popular. The most unforgivable was the dreadful service which was slow and surly. The wine was dreadful. The food was very...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our Greek dinner at this restaurant in Valletta. Outside seating in a nice street in Valletta. Started off with a nice selection of dips served with pitta bread and vegetables. Had to order an extra portion of pitta because the pitta offered wasn't enough....More

Thank _Stefy_Malta
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Was in Valletta for the day and stumbled across this place with my wife, we both ordered the gyros and they were fantastic not the usual presentation I'm used to with everything wrapped up but enjoyed it the same. The only downside if this is...More

Thank Rickjames123
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing Greek food. We started with the pita and array of dips which were delicious. Due to the veggie option i wanted not been available I had another starter, feta and tomatoes with garlic bread and my partner had kebab. They were both very tasty....More

Thank stacker17
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13 October 2016|
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Response from Darren A | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you phone the restaurant directly on 0035627685925 and ask them to be sure. It is really hard to know if eggs form part of a a recipe or not. Just for your info there is another restaurant next to Elias called... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73, Merchant Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1175, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2168 9527
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In the heart of Valletta, Elia opens it`s doors everyday and invites you to enjoy the delicious Greek cuisine.
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