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L'Escargot Bar and Restaurant

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5 Triq Gorg Borg Olivier, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2152 3553
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Malta, Austria
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We decided with my wife to go to mellieha and we stopped in this restaurant and it was nice choice great service nice atmosphere excellent food, we srarted with 2 mushroom soup and after with 2 chicken one was with mushrooms,onions tomato and garlic and the other with melted fresh cheese and price was cheap

Thank juvemar
Ta' L-Ibrag, Malta
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

It is not the first time we went to our favorite restaurant in Mellieha, and we had a a very good Pizza and a great burger. the service was fantastic and the owner Norbert makes you feel at home. Thank you Norbert

Thank raycas06
Torquay, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to people watch, and traffic watch haha, lovely staff, very friendly, delicious coffee and wonderful breakfast .. Truly recommend

Thank lynaway
Greater London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Great service, great food and a warm welcome A+ If you visiting Malta this restaurant comes highly recommended.

Thank sisquire
Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

As a frequent visitor to l'escargot, I find it ridiculous that anyone can criticize the owners, staff or the quality of food. Such a friendly family run restaurant with a welcoming atmosphere and excellent food that is great value for money. Ignore the keyboard warriors who take pride in upsetting hardworking people and give it a go...you won't be disappointed

Thank kevin j
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We have just come back from Malta and I think it's safe to say that we ate about four times a week at this restaurant. We have held a few extended family get togethers of about 20 people and they have accomodated us with all our needs and Amanda and Norbert also surpised us with a massive birthday cake for... More 

Thank Marozz A
Manchester, England
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

As my mum lived in Mellieha my husband and I have visited for in excess of 20 years. L'escargot was always a favourite of ours until Norbert and his wife took over. We visited 2 weeks ago and dined here on our first night, hoping for some improvement. No such luck. The food was mediocre at best with frozen chips!... More 

3 Thank debmac181
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

So friendly, absolutely delicious and much better than the surrounding (more expensive) restaurants. The Lasagne tastes just like my Maltese Nana's. Definitely worth a visit if you're in Mellieha.

Thank FayeClaire
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Awful. Service ok. Food a disgrace! I sat next to tables in the adjacent restaurant desperately wishing I was in their restaurant. Food is shockingly bad. Disappointed! Left hungry.... but never hungry enough to eat that.

1 Thank Nickie M
Launceston, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Visited this restrurant last night. Recieved an excellent welcome and were very happy with the service. The meal itself was well priced and too much for my wife and I. Staff were friendly and made u feel welcome. Recommend.

Thank Bigboysteven

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Triq Gorg Borg Olivier, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mellieha
  • Phone Number: +356 2152 3553

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