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La Maltija

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1, Church Street | Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2135 9602
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aljota, rabbit and octopus stew, a botlle La Torre Cabernet Sauvignon local vine, a glas of kinisi (local non-alcoholic drink) €60. Gorgeous dinner, generous price.

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Hilton Head
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

excellent Maltese cuisine at very good prices. Exceptional service, nice décor, small and friendly. Good wine list of excellent local wines. Highly recommend.........

Thank LPM418
Reading, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal here. Very rustic / quaint/ cozy restaurant inside. Good food, good service and nice atmosphere. Not the cheapest meal we had, but certainly one of the nicest! We heard from some people they were put off by the outside look and feel - Don't be! - Just look inside it's really nice!

1 Thank Yozza18
Northern Ireland
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151 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We have dinner here one evening, the service was excellent and the food fantastic. It has all the usual but is very good for Maltese food. The sea bream was superb.

1 Thank PJKNorthernIreland
Newark, Delaware
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner there last night. Both food and service were great! I had the tarragon chicken and my husband had the pork filet and dessert we shared was the date pastry - wonderful! We also enjoyed the broccoli and spinach! Fun evening!

2 Thank bluehenmom85
St Helens, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Cute little family- run restaurant behind the Golden Tulip Hotel. Vey nice Maltese cuisine with friendly service. The knight outside the restaurant's door adds to the ambiance of being in Malta. You won't be disappointed and can get a truly authentic meal here.

Thank Djaymorris
Toronto, Canada
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83 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were referred here by our hotel front desk. The food was amazing!!! It was a slow dinner so don't be in a rush. Very good

1 Thank ChesterNonsuch
Bristol, England
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

An odd place. We just dropped in here one evening whilst passing as it was close to the hotel and a lovely warm evening. We sat outside and immediately were charmed by the service. Would that it had continued. Once the order was taken that level of service ended. If the bread at a restaurant is not fresh I consider... More 

Thank Eddie O
Lagos, Nigeria
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My last night and I wanted to make sure I had an authentic Maltese meal. I hadnthe house special rabbit, was really nice. The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, sadly there wereny many people here so was rather quiet. Lovely either way.

Thank Moradeyo A
Worcester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We called in on spec, food was great and I agree with previous comments that once served you were left to your own devices. Staff had a good knowledge of the menu and the good served was excellent. We found the portions large but others may find them just right. A good restaurant to visit but getting the bill and... More 

Thank Tim R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1, Church Street | Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2135 9602

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