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Melita Gardens

Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2147 0663
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (74 reviews)
“tuna salad” (5 reviews)
“wraps” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went in for lunch while visiting nearby gardens. Nice setting, especially if seated outside. Very relaxed atmosphere. Food was nice enough and pricing was about standard for the area.

Thank Susie0123456
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ok, it is not cordon bleu but there is a good, varied menu of tasty Italian foods, served on a nice terrace or indoors by friendly and efficient staff. It was near our hotel so a no brainer. Good range of cocktails too and all...More

Thank MrJonty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine of us went in for an evening meal. The place looks lovely both inside and out and the menu has plenty to choose from. Service was good and the food was just average; nothing special. I probably would go back if I was in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate three times at the Melita Gardens, two dinners and one lunch. Contrary to some previous reviews, we were served promptly each time, even though we had not reserved a table, and on one evening the restaurant was crowded. The service was friendly and...More

Thank Eric1a
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I popped in here for hot drinks after having visited the nearby San Anton Gardens. Just after entering the premises there was a sign saying to wait at that point to be seated. Fair enough, no problem with this, but to be...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here yesterday based on trip advisor reviews and were very disappointed. First we asked to sit outside and we were told we couldn’t as refurbishment work was going on which was fine but lots of others were eating and drinking outside and there...More

Thank MeganKi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a busy Saturday night had Tuna salad which was ok nice fresh Tuna but could have done with a bit more salad and a better dressing with it. Hubby had the Ceasar Salad which was good. The pizza's looked thick base which put...More

Thank Vict0ria_H187062
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Corinthia Hotel and found their food very over priced. We ate regularly at the Melita gardens and found the food tasty and freshly cooked. The staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant was very popular with locals which is also a...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant, good food, good service and value for money overlooking the presidential gardens and opposite the wonderful Corinthia Palace Hotel.

Thank sue b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a German night at Melita were German Food & Beer was served. Must I admit that Melita has exceeded my expectations. The Chef has really prepared an outstanding menu. Everything was very tasty and tender. Each dish was paired with a different beer...More

Thank rosmifsud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Balzan
  • Phone Number: +356 2147 0663
  • E-mail
Melita Gardens sits proudly next door to the President's residence at San Anton Palace. It is made up of a tea & coffee garden, pizzeria and bistro, a la carte restaurant as well as the Mezzanin Wine Lounge, all within it's vast gardens.
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