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Piccolo Padre Pizzeria


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner

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For over 21 years the tastefully converted 18th century Maltese villa has played host to over 12000 celebrations and special evenings while enjoying enchanting views of Balluta and Spinola bay Piccolo Padre is renowned for its quality and consistency.
US$17 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would have been more than happy to offer a review but was not afforded the opportunity. Went on two separate evenings waited in the reception area at the bottom of the stairs . On both occasions the same guy, I’m assuming he was the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Richard A
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Richard, Thank you for your feedback. We were sorry to read your complaint and have looked into this internally. We have never received a complaint of the sort, nevertheless we will be making sure that there will not be another. Regards, Denise Cachia Director,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is Nice staff are friendly helpful and Pasta is to die for. Would defo go back and haven't got a bad word to say about the food. Would also try the pizza. Price is responsible and has a good location.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Duane H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old time fav... one of the places that remain as they are.. its nice to go back to a place that we've been going to for over 2 decades... The Pizza is a sure deal.. so we have Pizza and ribs to share paired with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BarbaraFarrugia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great dinner menu, food, restaurant sea view, and service. Overall happy for the dinner stay and with the food. Recommended for couple dinner.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Karim M
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Exceptionally good pizza and a nice view over the bay from the wooden gallery window seats. We liked it so much we went there twice on our holiday.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We loved it here ! Beautiful dining room , great staff and we ate during a storm which was super exciting watching the sky light up . It was amazing to have the waves crashing below We weren’t very hungry so went straight to mains...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DMYLiverpool
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

I wanted to visit here after seeing it on TripAdvisor and I was not disappointed. It was lovely. We were seated at a table of our choice looking out over the water. The food was a high standard and the waiter although very young took...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Susansno
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

We had a great lunch here with our friends and kids. The setting is just great with lovely view of the sea. The restaurant is very beautiful. The food was also very tasty and the staff very helpful. We would love to return.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1DIV
WGC_Group_Director, Owner at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and rating. We are glad to see that you enjoyed the food and the views. We hope to see you again soon. Thanks and Kind Regards Denise Cachia Director Piccolo Padre Trattoria

Reviewed 8 January 2019

Lovely food in a very spacious area (and they aren't cheap on the heating so even during the winter you will not be cold).

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Had a home delivery on New Year’s eve after work. The food came within 30 minutes (I live nearby), it was all nicely packaged and hot. I had the bruschetta, ravioli and the banoffee tart which were all mouthwatering, especially the pasta which I must...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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WGC_Group_Director, Owner at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and rating. So glad to see that you were happy with our delivery service and that you enjoyed your meal on New Year`s Eve, after a hard day at work. A Happy...More

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15 October 2018|
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Response from WGC_Group_Director | Property representative |
Good evening Sorry for my late response If you let me know at booking stage we Will provide it. At least four days prior:-) Thank you, Denise
25 August 2018|
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Response from WGC_Group_Director | Property representative |
Dear Greg The barracuda restaurant is on street level whilst the Piccolo Padre trattoria is the one below offering more of a casual setting, both enjoying beautiful sea views! Thank you.
Mary Rose D
2 May 2016|
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Response from vincenzop872 | Reviewed this property |
Is in Sliema and parking is difficult. If you are nearby is better to walk. Or else a busnor a taci. The bus stops 20 mt away from it.
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