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20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7942 1169
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“antipasti” (37 reviews)
“pork” (18 reviews)
“broad beans” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We celebrated father's day at Tal-Petut and it was great. Food is very original, genuine and good. Donald is a great host. Would recommend this place for a special dining experience.

2  Thank Miraine R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant. Amazing dinner. friendly host. The food was very tasty and we enjoy the evening there. We will come again.

3  Thank tamaralandolt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is the 2nd time i visited tal-petut. It's like being at someone's dining room. The waiters are really sweet explaining what the dishes are. And I always love the experience, as you do not know what is fresh in their kitchen and what you...More

2  Thank LouGal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinning here is quite an experience. You are overwhelmed with various plates of genuine, home grown food :) the place is quite cosy and intimate, situated in the heart of the captivating city of Vittoriosa. Also the staff is very friendly and helpful.

2  Thank JosephDM89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and divine food. Food taste is perfect with lots of genuine home-made products. Definitely recommend it to anyone who is into genuine food cooked with a genuine passion.

2  Thank Cressida A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was on a long weekend in Kalkara and this meal was possibly the best we had. fabulous courses, and informative friendly staff. I would return in a heart beat. Just fabulous

2  Thank emma_kate6969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tal-Petut is a gastronomic experience not just a fabulous meal. Plus servers are friendly, helpful and fun. Treat yourself, it is wonderful.

2  Thank nem8
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Been informed by our kids to dine at this place. We were told that it is wonderful place to dine in. So what was left is to phone and make reservations. Asked for a table of four but at the last minute we had to...More

2  Thank Dennis A
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Fantastic place. There is no menu here, you just get whatever they're cooking, which is essentially a delightful mezze mash-up including a bunch of dips and dishes that I couldn't name, but that were unfailing delicious! The service is excellent! This is a family-run place,...More

2  Thank cafehopping
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We ate here last week while staying in the area and would highly recommend it. The only decisions to make are for the main course and your wine. The first course consisted of about a dozen items - roasted vegetables, amazing spreads, olives, Maltese sausage...More

1  Thank Alki2010
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Is it the restaurant kids friendly?
3 October 2016|
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Response from Joanna D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. A couple of families in when we were.
Are you open for breakfast?
13 May 2015|
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Response from nerea54 | Reviewed this property |
As Glen J says i don't believe Tal-Petut is open for breakfast. They arrange private gatherings but if you don't contact them, i would say they only do dinners ( at least when i was there, beginning May). We wanted to have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Birgu (Vittoriosa)
  • Phone Number: +356 7942 1169
  • E-mail
500 year old house built by the Knights of Malta With various dinning rooms all facilitated with AC Simple honest traditional kitchen with no fryers or microvaves all fresh local produce and preserves are made in house and home grown sundried tomatoes , cured tuna syrups ,jams marmalades bottarga and much more and also home made fresh local lemonade digestive always serving seasonal produce
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