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4, St. Joseph Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2135 2000
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After being given a lovely seat and view over the water things were looking good, folks on a ajoining table leaving there food became worrying however the restaurant was very busy so we took this as a good sign, food arrived my wife's chips were cold and sent back by the time her meal returned (with no apologises from our... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Good quality local dishes, bragioli was excellent, staff attentive and professional. All requests dealt with in timely manner

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Fantastic situation at the Spinola bay and on the sunny side. One can sit here and have a drink or a nice Bruschetta but that is all. Food very ordinary. And staff - well thats another story. Came here twice. First time it took a while to get served my drinks, but alright. Second time I was sitting there forever.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

My overwhelming experience was that the staff were off their feet and were unable to provide a good impression (they were all pleasant and nice) but were manic. I noticed lots of people like us asking different waiters for things already asked for. It could be that we just hit it as the super busy time and could be different... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first restaurant experience on Malta. I had pasta Vongole and my husband the mix fish plate. Both dishes were good and tasty, however portions are relatively small. Otherwise, restaurant offers a nice terrace just by the water.

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Thank DJJ3
Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a terrific lunch here , overlooking the bay. My partner had an amazing pizza, overloaded with seafood and I had a delicious pear salad that was served up with sesame seed crusted Camembert , a beautifully cut pear, lettuce, and topped with cranberry dressing. Absolutely perfect on a warm day by the sea.

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Thank daisydharma
Waldmohr, Germany
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Setting, atmosphere, food PLUS wine was the best! The fish was fresh and wine was local which was our reason for coming to the bay. There was something on the menu for everyone.

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Thank jump5mama
Sliema, Malta
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prompt service by a friendly waiter- good food and location was to die for - moderate amount of choice - Maltese garlic bread was a tasty starter!

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Thank loreleyeda
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is nice especially at night. The waiters are really kind and the food was good. Do not try the crispy carbonara!

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Thank Kelly P
Edinburgh
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate several times at this restaurant, walking from Sliema along the promenade. The salads were great and we tried several of them. The service was fine, it is a relaxed place so waiting 15 minutes to get served is not an issue.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4, St. Joseph Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2135 2000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?