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Portobello

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St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice hospitality funny and friendly team. The food is lot better than average in Malta with two in one restaurant one half a top pizzeria the other part a good Italien restaurant, A little difficult to find from seaside some stairs to go

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Thank Frank L
Marsascala, Malta
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The pizza is good but disappointed that for 10 minutes late the table was taken,dont really find it right

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Thank krystlegalea
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was tipped off to go here from local resident. Turned out to be a great tip. Perched in the cliff top of St Pauls Bay, fabulous place very warm and friendly. very well looked after here, and the local catch you can see and whatever you want they will then cook to how you like it and is done superbly.... More 

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The Mediterranean
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I go out I do not simply go for the food, but also for the atmosphere and the Portobello pizzeria, am afraid has none. The pizza is served in a garage type room that has not seen any updating in recent years. The pictures on the wall are cheap, the chairs and tables are old and ugly and the... More 

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Thank Calypso857
Valletta, Malta
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best cooked fillet, tender as butter, perfect medium. We did not have pizza, but looking at others, they were enjoying it.. Will sure return...

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Thank PaulSimonZammit
Florence, Italy
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I go there almost every week, the best pizza in the north of the island, very nice place with amazing view. La pizza di Ciccio :)

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Thank Diletta23
Liverpool
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We continue working our way through the menu!. This time, excellent duck, roast potatoes and vegetables. Good views out of window to the bay below.

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Thank Medic_one
Innsbruck, Austria
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered from the restaurant menu: Both our main courses, chicken breast in mango sauce and steak alla Gorgonzola, have been delicious. The steak was tender and medium rare (I asked for rare, so that's ok for me) and my request "please tell the chef that I love Gorgonzola" obviously has been forwarded:)

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Thank Robert B
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Portobello is one of our locals not because it's round the corner from where we live but because it's a REAL restaurant with a homely feeling and genuine food and service. Maria and her chef patron will prepare a delicious meal, fresh and genuine. Can't really say what our favourite is because everything is Yummy !! Pasta with prawns, Fillet... More 

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Thank Ruth B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

A must for people who enjoy pizza. The variation is very good, an they have some unorthodox ones too.

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Thank David C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$37
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  St. Paul's Bay

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?