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Ambrosia

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137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 5923
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London
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked their simple straightward lunch menu with not too menu options. I had the prawn and mushroom risotto. Firstly they brought out what I think was rabbit liver risotto and immediately my waiter came and retrieved it even before I had registrted it was not the right dish. That dish wasn't even on the menu. My waiter gave me... More 

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Ware
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time having a lunch at this restaurant. Sat outside to enjoy the sun... Party of 3, ordered 1 stuffed squid & 2 sea bass. I had the squid. Delicious!!! My colleagues had the same opinion of the sea bass. Desserts were good too.

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Thank Andy G
Hudson River Valley, New York
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our first dinners in Valetta on a brisk night. I had a wonderful pork belly with honey dish. And although my husband enjoyed his linguine with prawns, he convinced me to share with him, because he loved the pork belly, too. The soft comfy chairs were nice after a day of walking around the city.

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Thank 1VoiceInTheCrowd
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111 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

first time experience with dinner reservation. Food was good but not amazing as some of the other critics suggested. i had the filled quail which was well prepared. for wine we choose a local favorite which i felt was a bit overpriced for what you get with EUR 42.50. the restaurant itself did not give me a warm atmosphere even... More 

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Thank Oliver F
Zurich, Switzerland
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good and well prepared food, but uninspired. Service was very detached and somewhat uninterested. Contrary to the good lunch experience some months ago,

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Thank Raoul D
Guildford, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tucked away in a side street in Valletta is this little Italian restaurant. We were looking for somewhere for a snack lunch but on entering we were charmed by this little restaurant and decided to stop for a "proper" lunch instead! The menu was written in chalk on a blackboard wall, it was a fairly limited menu with no vegetarian... More 

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Thank Dawn C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across the Ambrosia restaurant by chance. It was fairly full but a table was found and service was good and friendly. The goat's cheese soufflé was a triumph and the accompanying, Maltese wine was delicious. I would recommend this to friends.

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Thank Beth M
London, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stopped in for a late lunch and they made us feel welcome . The food was excellent and He decor was fun. The chef kindly wrote out one of th recipes and chatted with us for a few minutes. We highly recommend this spot just off Republic street.

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Thank Sandy J
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My friend and I stumbled into Ambrosia last night - no booking, but we were drawn in by the delicious aroma emanating from within this charming restaurant. We both had the braised rabbit with dates - simple tradional fare superbly cooked, and paired with a lovely glass of local wine selected by our hosts. The staff were warm and interested,... More 

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Thank Ross_Sharron_Judith
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

First and last .. service and food was very poor.. saw good reviews on trip advisor about this restaurant but I have to admit people tend you settle for everything. . The service is terrible and the food not so great. Had a table booked for 9pm on valentines day and by 10.30 the restaurant was empty. .. so tell... More 

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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
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 5923

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