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Sharma Ethnic Cuisines

Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta MDN 1200, Malta
+356 2145 3817
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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Indian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta MDN 1200, Malta
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Brilliant
"We had dinner at the terrace and was very nice."
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2. Big lunch
"Offering Indian and Arabian food choices we had a most wonderful meal."
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3. Caring staff and good food
"The decor is very particular and welcoming!"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was served at room temperature then we ordered an extr naan breed and it was hot which was better. Thr korma tasted different from any other korma I have ever tasted. Pretended much better for the price we paid. There is also lack of...More

Thank Maria M
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Being of Indian origin I always crave my spicy food as you can see from my previous reviews. We found this restaurant as we were staying at the nearby Hilton and wanted to have some Indian food. Would highly recommend this restaurant for Indian food...More

Thank Digant V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although food was good we were rather disappointed by the service.We waited for an hour for the starters to arrive, only they weren't served together. Moreover, after another hour waiting for the main course, to our dismay some plates were missing. We asked for the...More

Thank Oriella C
Francesco C, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. We thought that the matter had been settled amicably and we apologised. Furthermore you also accepted our complimentary after dinner drink as a gesture from our side to make up for our shortcomings. We understand that some customers are more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We most recently came for dinner for the first time. The menu is massive so you'll definitely find something that you like. Overall price was fair for the quality of the food. Aside from all this the service was exceptional. We would definitely go back....More

Thank Helena S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really love spicy food and one of my problems in restaurants is, that they never manage to make it spicy. Even if i tell restaurants to do my dish very very spicy they will do it max moderate spicy. This was not the case...More

Thank Alain A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

excessively slow. we arrived at 9:45 and ate at 11:30 (4persons)! and whoever arrived after us ate before us!

Thank simona s
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I will start by saying that it is unfortunate that people are still allowed to smoke in restaurants. Otherwise the terrace would have been incredible. We were offered a table inside right by the window, very understanding management. Took the mixed starters, very filling, excellent...More

Thank TravellingWithKids22
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The setting overlooking st Paul's bay for your meal is stunning.the menu has your typical Indian fare cooked to your tast if you want it hotter you can. The staff are very attentive and there is a decent wine list and this a bit of...More

Thank 186337Mark
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Very good middle eastern food - mahshe was a new and delightful appetizer for us, along with the tabbouleh, and the ratshdat kuskas (lamb with garbanzo, onion, and couscous) reminded me of Marrakesh. Excellent service, great location on the port in Portomasso, and walking distance...More

Thank H2O_log
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We have been to Sharma restaurant in Portomazo last Friday 16 th February 2018 Food was delicious, service was very good,very helpful and friendly waiters The restaurant location is perfect We will go back and will recommend it to my friends Thanks to all the...More

Thank jamel z
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Questions & Answers
20 August 2016|
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Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Yes, all food is halal. Thanks.
mario C
1 March 2016|
Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We do only take away but we do not do any deliveries. thanks and kind regards. Sharma Ethnic Cuisines
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta MDN 1200, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 3817
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Sharma is a popular restaurant which was previously in Mdina and has now moved to Portomaso, St. Julian's offering an eclectic mix of traditional cuisines from India, North Africa and the Mediterranean.
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