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Melita Gardens

Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2147 0663
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a tradition that on special occasions together with family members to go out for lunch at different places. Here at Melita Gardens the place was full, but not over crowded with enough space between tables, food was good although the choice can be wider....More

Thank Oreste B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shares a wall with San Anton Gardens and benefits from the very old trees in the public garden next do. Located in a tiny pedestrianised road. Easy walking distance from the Corinthia. The place was nearly full on a Monday so it pays to go...More

Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1 - the place is beautiful! 2 - greenery, flowers, a small park, comfy chairs - it's a great rest spot 3 - great food: garlic cheesy bread, spaghetti Bolognese, ravioli porcini, and the Willy Wonka. Delicious!! 4 - great and perfect shade!!

Thank Joannalovespearl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend organised a get together, with finger foods and drinks. We were given a choice from menus, and we picked menu B. The finger food was disgusting - the meat in the mini burgers was chewy, cheap with hard things in it, and all...More

Thank Georrgee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always was satisfied with this place, although service needs some more professional staff, but on the whole a nice experience in this garden for a dip of something delicious this cafeteria has to offer. Its pet friendly and various items on the menu to choose...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place to stop for a quick break or coffee; this is a restaurant and coffee shop in a garden atmosphere; it is pet friendly . One thing I have to criticize , since the place is a garden style many take advantage of...More

Thank Angela Lillian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience. We love this restaurant. You can either choose to sit in a classy / fancy restaurant, or in a casual area or outside seating near their garden. There is a small play area for the kids to play and the parents can still...More

Thank Kris_Dina
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The atmosphere is loud and compact, music based is around pop not recommended for a quite place as well as the staff were friendly and at times the restaurant can be packed. Not a place to just walk in for more than 5 people you...More

Thank bosslike
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We returned here after several months away and were pleased we did. It is a large restaurant with an outdoor seating area as well as indoor and seems busy at all times of the day with local people as well as tourists. It opens at...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

First they did not bring out we order, eventhough she wrote on the paper, then we said one more time that we want the bear and the tea, and after one more half an hour they brought only the hot water, no tea bag. They...More

Thank iuliana21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Idmejda Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Balzan
  • Phone Number: +356 2147 0663
  • E-mail
Melita Gardens sits proudly next door to the President's residence at San Anton Palace. It is made up of a tea & coffee garden, pizzeria and bistro, a la carte restaurant as well as the Mezzanin Wine Lounge, all within it's vast gardens.