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Oceana Restaurant

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Hilton Malta | Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta PTM01, Malta
+356 2138 3383
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Island of Malta, Malta
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Went to eat at the Oceana restaurant with my family a couple of weeks ago. The choice of food is breathtaking! The selection of desserts were to die for! The service was excellent and the staff were very attentive. Good value for money, I will defenitly go back again.

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sliema
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This was not our first visit to this excellent buffet, but the first time after Hiltons refurbishment and first time for lunch. We were welcomed warmly and seated immediately (our only 'complaint' for the review was 3 of us being seated on a sofa, you can always ask for a table with chairs only or better still near the huge... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We’d eaten very well throughout our trip to Malta, sometimes fine dining and sometimes honest hearty country fayre. On our last night on the island we decided to eat a la carte in the Oceana Restaurant having spent six days in the Hilton Hotel of which it is part. A starter of foie gras, confit chicken and duck terrine was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Top notch food. Top notch service. Peacefully ambience. Five star, what else. Food is excellent, the choice is varied, the food fresh and we'll prepared. I recommend it so much so I'm coming back.

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Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Culinary Delight - the variety was so impressive from starters to desserts - overwelming ! the service was absolutely excellent!

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Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Went for Sunday buffet lunch. The restaurant was crowded with big tables. The ambience was very noisy and chaotic. The food is abundant and most items are good. However, a number of food items were not labeled and the labels had no reference to which items contained gluten and nuts. Not all items that finished were replaced. As one would... More 

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Thank Smooth T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Oceana Restaurant which forms part of Hilton Malta Hotel is an exquisite restaurant that specialises in lavish buffet lunches and dinners. The way that food is displayed is a feast for the eyes. The variety of food and dishes on offer is vast. There is something for everyone. Desserts will drive you crazy...sooooo good. My last visit was for... More 

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Thank Aldrin C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The food was good, and the bread options were plentiful. The coffee was average, as were the waffles. I did appreciate the omelette station cook nodding along with a woman who was trying to instruct him how to do his job better without getting outwardly frustrated. But the price is a bit high. €22 for an average breakfast buffet is... More 

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Thank Joy S
Qormi, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Two old friends of ours wished to dine at the Oceana restaurant, Hilton Malta. Although we already dined there a couple of weeks before, we settled for the place and booked, and managed to get a nice table on the restaurant terrace. We were welcomed by a very friendly supervisor, Sarah, who showed us to our table and introduced Evelina... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I do not usually give bad reviews to restaurants, but this was probably the worst Buffet Dinner that i have been to this year. Given that this is a 5 Star Hotel and the Buffet was 35 Euros p/p excluding drinks one would expect a variety of food stalls to choose from. The choice of food was a disgrace both... More 

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Thank Stephanie C
MaltaHilton, Manager at Oceana Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie C, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of our Oceana buffet. Although negative feedback is never pleasing I do believe guest feedback is essential to enable us to adapt and amend our product where necessary. I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to discuss your experience in person, to this end I would kindly ask... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$46 - US$66
Cuisine
European, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Malta | Portomaso, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta PTM01, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 3383
Description
Enjoy authentic, rustic Mediterranean cuisine at the Hilton Malta hotel's Oceana Restaurant. Equally popular among locals and Guests of the Hilton Malta hotel, Oceana has a menu that is continuously evolving to incorporate freshly caught local seafood and seasonal produce, offering diners the chance to experience the wondrous diversity of Mediterranean cuisine.
Throughout the year, Oceana Guests are provided with a variety of specialty buffets, ranging from Italian, Maltese, Mediterranean Fusion and the popular, seasonal Sunday Buffet Lunch

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