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186 The Strand, Il Gzira, Island of Malta, Malta
2731 3200
Today
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: New restaurant and the best indian on the island. with out a doubt

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice family run restaurant

This is really a great little place. I have eaten there many times, and it has never dissapointed. The food is very good and tasty, and the service is warm and friendly. They offer great value for money, so if you are looking for a excellent and cheap meal, this is the place to go. It might not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Jcvilladsen
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Sliema, Malta
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Sliema, Malta
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is really a great little place. I have eaten there many times, and it has never dissapointed. The food is very good and tasty, and the service is warm and friendly. They offer great value for money, so if you are looking for a excellent and cheap meal, this is the place to go. It might not look like... More 

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zabbar
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We waited outside for just over an hour at night,don't trust there web site about opening times,it opens at 1830 not all day,but after that the food and service were brill, papadoms and chutneys served before meal,free ,be very careful what you order,as portion control is missing,you end up with a takeaway,meat very tender,fat free no chewy bit,chicken tikka very... More 

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Sliema, Malta
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Wide variety of dishes from different regions of India, authentic homemade food, sweet or spicy flavors, friendly welcome... Definitely a good restaurant in Gzira!

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Naxxar, Malta
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I have been to the Maharaja many times, with my family or work colleagues. I keep returning here and recommending it to my friends because of the genuine tasty indian food, generous portions and courteous host. If you love Indian food, you must definitely come here and experience the quality and portion size. If you have never tried Indian food,... More 

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Sliema, Malta
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59 reviews 59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Felt like a night out but nothing too serious. Maharaja fit in well although for some it might be too shabby it fit the bill as the food was very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We recently stayed in the Strand hotel Sliema and found this curry house just a few yards from it. Over the week we stayed we ate there four times as the food was really great, service brilliant and the price very good. Used to live in malta and this is the best curry house there. Many thx to the staff... More 

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Valletta, Malta
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

OK I had the vindaloo but it did bring me out in a sweat. Too many curries in Malta are beyond bland! The lassi was excellent too!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Damn alive it was good - Marvellous place, really nicely done on the inside, Attentive staff and bucket fulls for food. Starters, Two Mains, Rice, Naan, Two Beers. 36 Euro!!

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Malta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is one of my favourite restaurants, my friend and I have lost count of the times we have visited over the years, not only when we feel like an Indian meal but even on special days. The service and food is great and they have a wide selection of meals to choose from. Apart from that, they have good... More 

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Huntington Station, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Here's a stellar little Indian restaurant: somewhat humble, true, though with a cuisine and an atmosphere that genuinely come from the heart. The chicken tikka starter was the most tasty I have actually had virtually anywhere! Have a go at the wonderful seafood dishes or the gorgeous prawn biryani for a main course. Moreover they offer two types of Indian... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 186 The Strand, Il Gzira, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Il Gzira
  • Phone Number: 2731 3200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

New restaurant and the best indian on the island. with out a doubt
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?