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Cafe du Brazil

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1 victory square, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 9946 9208
06:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Wed 06:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
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985 reviews
490 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fun location on the corner of the main square in Birgu and we were tempted in by the €4 special on the board- Maltese imqaret -two large date slices served warm- with hazelnut Maltese ice cream (in a good sized prepackaged tub but don't let that put you off) which was absolutely delicious together. Service was friendly and welcoming.... More 

Thank moot
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Birgu is one of "The Three Cities" of Malta which has a fantastic 16th and 17th Century History. This cafe is in the central square and provides tasty food and snacks. Rabbit is a particular Maltese treat and they do it well in Cafe du Brazil. I also like their English Breakfast. The staff are welcoming and the seats are... More 

Thank jamespars0ns
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have a house in Isla (Senglea) but enjoy the walk across the bridge to Vittorioso (Birgu) and my favourite eatery is Cafe du Brazil - I'm aghast that dCentre is rated higher! Anyway back to Cafe du Brazil - it is a perfect venue to watch the world go by and enjoy a Cisk or two. The food is... More 

Thank Anthony P
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Oh my! We were hungry! My family and i have eaten in this square many times, however; we have always given this place a wide birth for whatever reason, sometimes you just know, and the name Du Brazil somehow says nothing, not to me anyhow, but what's in a name you may ask? Hunger gets the better of us we... More 

Thank 999Lorna
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We ate here early one evening during our stay in Birgu. I only wanted something light, so I ordered a feta cheese salad. This came with crusty local bread. It was very fresh and tasty and came in quite a large portion. My husband chose a burger with fries, which again was very fresh and cooked well. We washed this... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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108 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this lovely cafe and different times during our stay in Birgu. You can have nice snacks for breakfast or lunch and all day round. The menu has some typical Maltese dishes and by far the best Imqaret in town. Super delicious apple cake and chicken wraps as well. Seating is great outside and cosy inside. Friendly and very... More 

Thank KickyM
Aberaeron, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Wanted just a taste of the fresh hand made pasta - had a small plate for two made especially! Perfect! Spinach and ricotto. Just the right size portion. Staff were delightful, service was spot on, and the location in Vittoriosa is ideal before or after mooching around the delightful local lanes and alleyways. Thank you, lovely people, for sharing the... More 

Thank tyglynlodge
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Just a simple cafe open from early in the morning to around six in the evening , best for cafe food with some specials,such as rabbit stew . The staff are very helpful ,need to find out opening times for shops,or were to order a taxi just ask.

Thank 201chrispy
Neumunster, Germany
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172 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The staff are not only friendly but helpful even if it means suggesting somewhere else. That said we came back for coffee and then for lunch. Probably the nicest spot in the square so far that we have tried. The food was very good and the coffee is excellent. Most definitely worth a visit and I am confident you will... More 

Thank frankvassallo
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great service, relaxed and very popular. Had a burger with proper crispy hot chips and two reds for 10euro. Food good, service excellent, good value, nice sitting in the piazza.

Thank randfl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Italian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 victory square, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Birgu (Vittoriosa)
  • Phone Number: +356 9946 9208

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