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Ta Pawla

320 Triq It-Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 1025, Malta
+356 9949 2049
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (74 reviews)
“belly pork” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (43 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
320 Triq It-Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 1025, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bugibba was the last stop on the Malta City Sightseeing bus and we decided to stay in the town for dinner. I had read the positive reviews of Ta Pawla and decided to try booking dinner here. We were a large family group of 10...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic meal. Good service. Although I wasn't a great fan of the resort I was a big fan of this restaurant. The food was tasty and the portions were ample. All staff were friendly and offered a good service. All in all I would recommend...More

Thank Southern E
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a lovely meal at this restaurant. Staff were very attentive and friendly. Will definitely visit again when next in Malta.

Thank Pauline E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A chance visit so not sure what to expect. 4 of us all ordered different meals from burger, lamb shank, sea bass and scampi. Every meal freshly cooked and looked and tasted delicious and complimented with a glass of Maltese wine. Good service which is...More

Thank Soo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant specializes in Maltese cuisine. Dishes are of huge proportions and well prepared. it is very popular with maltese and tourists alike.

Thank MonkeymanMalta
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We read some good reviews and decided to try out some Maltese food. More than impressed with the restaurant - warm, attentive service, delicious and very generous meals in a traditional setting. Highly recommended

Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try some traditional Maltese food, and the owner of our nearby vacation rental directed us here. We both chose items off of the set menu as it featured traditional items (Rabbit, Bragioli) we wanted to try, while providing starters and dessert at...More

Thank Cannuckk
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Walked past this restaurant on January first seeing it full of families, which is usually a very good sign for italian restaurants. Went for dinner the same day. From the moment I entered it was perfect. Relaxed. Friendly and professional. Having a gluten problem I...More

Thank Tureide
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We ate here three times whilst in Malta, the only place in this area we really liked the look of. The staff were super friendly, really lovely. The food was mostly very good and great value for money. The pizza is really top notch!!! Some...More

Thank louj242
Reviewed 26 December 2017

A quaint rustic style restaurant with easy access, being on one plan at ground floor level. Very welcoming atmosphere and perfectly cooked food. Their soup makes you beg for more and the turkey was very tasty. For cake lovers, the portions are generous . Being...More

Thank Annamaria A
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Questions & Answers
25 May 2015|
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Response from Tomas M | Property representative |
We are restaurant, not a hotel or guesthouse. Thank you
Ian E
14 March 2015|
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Response from Corinne M | Reviewed this property |
I'm visiting next week. I also had dinner there in October 2014. Happy to let you know of any changes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Triq It-Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 1025, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 9949 2049
  • E-mail
Are you looking for a nice place to spend a nice evening eating good food and drinking good wine? We have just the best place for you - Ta' Pawla Restaurant situated in Tourists Street in Saint Paul's Bay. The menu is varied and at a reasonable price. Ta' Pawla Restaurant serves Fish, Meat, Pasta, Pizza and Local Maltese Cuisine. The service is friendly and efficient and the food is excellent.
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