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Don Mesquita

5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2702 6640
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (52 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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1 - 10 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came across this place by accident and only realised we’d hit the jackpot when we saw how many people were coming and going. The Maltese platter is fabulous, and the portions are very generous. We had a platter for two with a side of...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After having wandered thourgh the picturesque narrow streets of Mdina enjoying the good weather and the ambience we where kind of hungry. Don Mesquita sits on a quiet and sunny square, has wine barrels outside and seemed generally a nice place. It was. The food...More

Thank Silvia V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had the Maltese Platter for two it was delicious and outstanding value. The proprietor and his staff were extremely friendly and genuinely keen to give their customers a great experience. The surroundings are beautiful and so refreshing that the lunch prices...More

Thank howardrsmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant is beautiful and hidden form main roads which can be good because it not as busy. We were lucky to get food, because a bit later after our order kitchen was closed, I'm not very sure why. Service is good and I would recommend...More

Thank Milica T
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Found Don Mesquita through trip advisor and having ventured down a few side streets found this little hidden gem of a place. Has outdoor seating, a quaint indoor seating and additional seating downstairs. Great and friendly customer service and the food was outstanding

Thank James D
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Loved the Maltese platter and, as childish as I looked, had to take a picture of it to remember the ingredients so I could reproduce it at home. (Don't forget the huge stuffed olives.) No better choice at twice the price.

Thank masuke
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to relax waiting for you show . Reasonable price. Nice crew . Food is delicious. They serve good local wines

Thank Wilson V
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Best and most authentic lunch I had in all of Malta. The Maltese platter for two was incredible, and more than affordable. Recommendeded if you want a real Maltese dining experience and not those tourist trap restaurants you see everywhere.

1  Thank pietrobomprezzi
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Two customers who arrived after me were served the same lunch before me. No apology from waiter, so I paid for drinks and left. Annoyed.

Thank devonshireantiques
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

When in M’dina today we were going to dine in a more upmarket restaurant near here, but the smell of air freshener was overwhelming so we came here. We were delighted we did. We shared an Italian platter, a Greek platter and dips all washed...More

1  Thank dickens668
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: +356 2702 6640
  • E-mail
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