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Il Galeone

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Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2131 6420
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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Mon 18:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this place. Just perfect service and food. Each item presented so nicely. The rabbit ravioli sauce was amazing. All the flavours were distinct. Would definitely go back again. The prawns as a main is what I would have next time.

Thank margaret r
Croydon, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We (4 of us) ate here twice in early May 2017. We had read good reviews on Trip Advisor and wisely prebooked a table as its quite a small restaurant, with a cosy relaxing ambience. The food in this restaurant is just amazingly good. The menu is simple yet there is a good choice. The portions are just right -... More 

Thank Peter L
New York City, New York
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99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's been a few years since I've visited Il Galeone. I was in a rush at lunchtime which the owner and staff kindly accommodated by quickly preparing a delicious pasta possibly not on the menu (I didn't have time to read). The prawns were large, plentiful and overall the pasta was great. I was able to sit near the open... More 

Thank lifesabeach1982
1 review
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Great food, a bit more formal than the bar/Italians spilling out onto the pavements further down the road, and the food, while a little bit more expensive, was much better. Angela, my wife, had the giant king prawns, and I had the Veg Soup followed by a lovely, perfectly cooked fillet steak. My daughter (16) had a chicken breast breaded... More 

Thank Rob C
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A group of friends and I visited here on our final night in Malta and we were certainly not left disappointed. The service we received was impeccable and it was a wonderful experience. I had the Filetto Paulignac for my main which was complimented beautifully with a bottle of 35 degree South Shiraz Reserve 2014 to share between us. A... More 

Thank mf086543
Bath, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Wonderful family run Italian Restaurant in Sliema. Traditional Cuisine in a quiet atmosphere - Excellent.

Thank alanandvalerie2017
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We passed this restaurant and looked at the menu,as you do!!! As it was lunchtime and even then it was full we decided to book for evening dinner Service was excellent My husband had the snails to start,perfect, I had blue cheese stuffed mushrooms then he had the rabbit ravioli main course while I had the scampi provencale with rice... More 

Thank eiffel022
Valletta, Malta
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Many restaurants have come and gone in this area yet Il Galeone seems to be resisting the test of time. The specialities it offers definitely help its longevity. The mushrooms stuffed with Gorgonzola cheese were mouth watering while the Galeone Fillet was superbly cooked. Will return to try the fish menu.

Thank mariocar2016
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83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We love this Italian restaurant. It is located in a quieter end of Sliema and has a very cosy environment. The food was excellent, it was so good that we came back a second time. Shame we don't live round the corner because this would become our regular restaurant. The pasta dishes are divine and I had the best salmon... More 

Thank Schnuckiputz
Paris, France
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

we had calf liver and veal food was very good but the portion was bit small The company vegetable plate were very good but a bit small portion as well we had profiterole for desert which was excellent. stuff was nice. atmosphere friendly The most important part of all that was the Price was very reasonable I will go again... More 

Thank Salim N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2131 6420

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