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The Overflow

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Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2713 4597
18:00 - 23:00
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Mon 19:00 - 23:00
Wed - Thu 19:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sun 18:00 - 23:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Just returned to our favourite restaurant in Malta, having found this restaurant on our visit in April to the island we knew we would return. service with a smile, quality of food is excellent, ambience is great inside and out. Girls look after your every need and we have already booked to return tomorrow, Thankyou xx

Thank Polly A
Svendborg, Denmark
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

Lovely little restaurant in a nice quiet area, staff very friendly. Food was delicious and very reasonably priced

Thank suecrasmussen
Southampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Very friendly and helpful staff. Lovely specials. Good value for money. Pleasant atmosphere. Shame about the views.

Thank Martin B
Watford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

I used to visit this restaurant some years ago on a regular basis but became disappointed with its standard. However it seems there are new owners so thought I would try it again, I was very impressed with the food, service and value. Its friendly staff and tasty food make it a good place to eat.

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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Went here as we couldn't get a table where we wanted to eat, however it turned out to be a lovely meal. Service was quick and friendly, food was fantastic, the steak was cooked perfectly and came with potatoes and veg not a chip in sight. The only comments our group made was no steak knives, which we probably would... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

The waitresses are very friendly and good service also excellent food not to much money to spend in this cosy restaurant

Thank cattan58
Province of Viterbo, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

I was on holiday for ten days in the second middle of August, I tried a couple of restaurants around Qawra, but fortunately on the third day I went to the Overflow restaurant to eat great italian and international food. A nice girl gave me the welcome, big smile by all the workers, and I really did not Know what... More 

Thank andrea a
Sliema, Malta
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

What a good restaurant! Claudio really is a great chef. He knows what to suggest and his way of cooking is brilliant! we had some mouth watering fish pies, just baked minutes before we ate them, a very tasty octopus salad, and very fresh tuna grilled with sesame seeds. And we even managed to taste his first class tiramisu. Well... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Went just me and hubby and had a beautiful steak cooked to perfection friendly staff excellent prices in a lovely setting accessible location and a warm atmosphere would definitely recommend to eat here will go back

Thank grace4413
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Lovely restaurant slightly off the main road but easily accessible . Food was excellent with a good wine list.Staff were very pleasant and helpful.

Thank John L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$43
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +356 2713 4597
The New Overflow Restaurant, under new management, is located at Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, just a street parallel to Triq it-Turisti. Bright and airy, the restaurant is ideal to grab a bite at lunch time or to order a one to three course in the evening. One will fall in love with the restaurant with its genuine Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by an excellent service.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?