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La Sorpresa

Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2157 7301
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic bread” (27 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
“bean dip” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
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31 - 40 of 408 reviews

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We desided to eat in this restaurant because if the good reviews on TripAdvisor. We arrived at 9 pm, we ordered at 9:15pm just one pizza and one pasta meal. Before to eat, we had to wait more than one hour, for one pizza and...More

Thank toine7
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The best restaurant in food and cleanilness.... value for money....free WIFI. You have great choice ,from soup (especially sweet potato soup) to various dessert,everything taste good. The staff is very helpful and with a smile on their face.

Thank silvanaagius
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

All really good, better than our recent meal Il Gzejjera, which was most disappointing. Will certainty return next week.

Thank Andi H
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

On a short visit to Malta, we decided to try La Sorpresa because of the good trip advisor reviews. The staff were helpful and friendly and the food was excellent. The option to order wine by the half bottle is also a nice touch, and...More

Thank Mhairi S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Most of the times the place is fully booked. We had to wait a couple of mins to get a table outside, which is quite exceptional during the summer. The staff is VERY helpful and nice. Huge portions and delicious food, but not the best....More

Thank Istvansajti
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food! We came back there after two years and everything was the same delicious. Garganelli pasta and the one with truffle sauce are amazing!!! The starter portion enough for adult to make you feel full! Prices very reasonable for such a delicious food!

Thank PinaChm
Reviewed 28 May 2017

It was not very busy when we went but that meant less atmosphere but very attentive service and excellent food. Portion size was very large my starter was basically cheese on a pizza base but the pizza base when served was a family size which...More

1  Thank Brendan M
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We had some bruschetta and cheeae bread for starters and for main cours the catch of the day(tuna steak), pasta arrabiatta and the seafood pasta. All portions were really tasty and absolutely huge. I'm not a small man but I had to admit defeat 2/3rds...More

Thank Juuso P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Went here in January & enjoyed it so much we had to visit again. Warmly greeted by the excellent staff & given a table immediately. The food was again first class & plenty of it. We finished off with brandy coffees. Will definitely visit again...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We tried the fish soup & mushrooms for starters. Both were great! For maincourse we had cerna & rabbit. They both were very good. We had an 10 months old baby with us and it worked out fine. They have high chair for babies.

Thank Theréze U
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Questions & Answers
14 September 2016|
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Response from purple9amethyst | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, most restaurants are open at Christmas.
Carole M
29 March 2015|
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Response from batara776 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is excellent as you know I am sure i can recall that they do have a vegetarian option, i also remember that this is improving on the island as a whole perhaps you could e mail/tweet/facebook them? Have a great... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 7301
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