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Ristorante Il Pirata

41, Paceville Avenue, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2137 5827
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tagliata” (58 reviews)
“focaccia” (30 reviews)
“pasta” (57 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
41, Paceville Avenue, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

We went here twice during our 1 week stay. It was our favourite restaurant and was actually right next door to our hotel. We were lucky both nights and managed to get a table without booking. Portions are very big. We had a starter of...More

Thank mgroamer
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were told to go there by friends. Had a focaccia saltimbocca to share which was delicious and then came the tagliata which was exquisite and such a feast!!! I loved every crumb of this meal. We were given complimentary focaccia with our drinks and...More

Thank j0j0da
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

At first we Got a Little wrong impression about the place. My fiance liked how the place Looks so we decided to Come in even tho i didnt have high expectations. Only con is That some wines That we chose where missing (3) but aside...More

Thank mikanek
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

After browsing through trip advisor wasn't sure about coming here but was pleasantly surprised. Staff very professional and quick dishes homemade and fresh. We're given free bread at start and a little dessert at end , lemon sorbet shot and even offered a free shot...More

Thank Jl1991
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing service and food served by Il Pirata Italian restaurant! Went yesterday for the first time during the evening with my colleagues and definitely won't be my last time.I highly recommend to try the 'Tagliata'...So yummy 😊😍 10/10 👌

Thank Patrizia D
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were greeting by friendly staff, who put us at our ease. We started with focaccia coated with melted cheese and they gave us another one free. Two of us ordered lampuki which was served with a delicious salad and baked pototes that melted in...More

Thank Pace M
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We booked a 3pm lunch on Sunday, we were out to have a good time ie between 5 of us we drank 2 beers and 5 bottles of wine. The floor staff were great but it seems the guy who mans the pizza oven finishes...More

Thank 55Steelman55
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant with a vibrant atmosphere. Staff are extremely nice and service is efficient. We had focaccia as starter and was very crisp and beef tagliata as main which was perfectly cooked and tasty. Restaurant has a good wine list. Cannoli and sorbet on the...More

Thank Smooth T
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Il Pirata is a fantastic choice if you are looking for something more than the standard Paceville fare at a decent price. They did not have their pizza oven fired up while we were there on a Sunday afternoon, but that is alright because we...More

Thank Jimmy B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We've had many lunches and dinners in this restaurant during our stay. The service is good the food is delicious with high quality. Main courses are really big.

Thank nguyenledoantrang
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Response from Claramile | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know sorry. When I visited the restaurant I arrived on foot.
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Response from Andrius G | Reviewed this property |
As far as we saw, no, but it might be worth to double check with them, they have a facebook page as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41, Paceville Avenue, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2137 5827
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