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“Great Food & Service.”
Review of Ta Pawla

Ta Pawla
Ranked #8 of 158 Restaurants in Bugibba
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: 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.
Qormi, Malta
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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“Great Food & Service.”
Reviewed 9 January 2014

I visited this restaurant situated opposite San Antonio Hotel it is a family run restaurant where one can go there and enjoy a good meal at a good value for money with family and friends. N.B Pizza here is very good worth a try for sure. I highly recommend this restaurant. Keep it up.

  • Visited December 2013
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Thank John V
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boston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Great value and taste”
Reviewed 7 January 2014

ate here as a solo diner, offered a nice seat.
Great menu choice and all dishes seemed fairly priced with some really good value.
I ate Calzone, it was delicious and huge, I asked to take my leftovers home and they were all to happy to box it up for me.
Nice little restaurant, nice inside and can imagine being nice to sit out in summer. would definitely visit again

  • Visited December 2013
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Thank rachwBoston
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Tomas M, Manager at Ta Pawla, responded to this review, 9 January 2014
It was a pleasure having you in our restaurant.
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Carlisle
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“Superb.”
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We were actually looking for a different restaurant when we came across this one whose name I recognised from browsing TA. The outside menu looked reasonably priced so in we went.

Very rustic looking, old fashioned charm.

It looked like a husband & wife team that were running the whole service by themselves, and what a good job they did too!

I ordered a pasta dish with aubergines, feta, olives and tomatoes - it also had onions so I asked for those to be left out, this seemed that it might have been an issue as some sauces are prepared earlier, but he went off to ask and all was fine :)

It was totally delicious, there was loads & I had to eat every scrap as it was so good.

Hubby had a burger which he said was really good.

House wine was only €2.50 a glass and was pretty decent too. And we got bread at the table

All in all a great meal in a lovely charming little restaurant that I would happily recommend to people.

  • Visited January 2014
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Tomas M, Manager at Ta Pawla, responded to this review, 9 January 2014
Thank you!
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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“What does Lonely Planet see in this place??”
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We went here on the strength of the Lonely Planet guide (ok, so perhaps it's our own fault then), but it was truly dreadful. The service was mediocre and surly, and the food was really poor. The shellfish pasta was made with shellfish that had clearly come out of a jar, and was just garnished with a couple of fresh mussels for effect. It was the most disappointing meal we had during our 10 day stay in Malta. Comparing this to every other meal we had on our trip, you couldn't even say it was value for money - you can get food that is 20 times better for the same price about a 2 minute walk away, and the shortcuts taken (using jar shellfish etc) is just totally unnecessary in a place that has so much amazing, fresh, and reasonably priced food just minutes away!

  • Visited December 2013
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“nice meal”
Reviewed 30 December 2013

nice meal good service very nice, owner very nice but helper a bit surly reasonable price
they do a great lamb shank

  • Visited December 2013
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Thank Pam B
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