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186 The Strand, Il Gzira, Island of Malta, Malta
2731 3200
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Ranked #14 of 34 Restaurants in Il Gzira
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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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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Valletta, Malta
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 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
1 review
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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Burnley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Enjoyed a meal here Nov 2013. Came back to Malta in Sep/Oct 2014 for 12 nights and ate out here 3 times. As has been mentioned, the place can be quite busy, but the staff are wonderfully polite and attentive, and the atmosphere is good, so the occasional extra bit of waiting was not an issue. Food excellent - we... More

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Malta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Had the chicken Karahi here last night, what great food. Place was really busy but staff were excellent and attentive. If you want authentic Indian food and great service this is the place to go.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

I dont know about u guys, but i won't be eating there anymore.. I found a freaking cockroach!! in my briyani rice, maybe im just unlucky but just to be safe just dont go there!! I hope im not gonna get stomachache or food poisoning tomorrow..

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Trapani, Sicilia, Italy
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Me and my partner visited this restaurant on our short break in Malta, the chicken tikka masala was very nice and on offer with rice, my boyfriend ordered a lamb dish which was very tender meat melt in the mouth, it didn't specify how hot it was and we should have asked as it came out very spicy, we like... More

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Athens, Greece
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The staff was friendly but so slow, we had to wait one hour after we order to eat!!!! Food was good.

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Licata, Italy
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We liked this restaurant well enough to visit repeatedly. We tried both take away and eat-in options, sampled several menu items, and enjoyed it all. Favorites included a tasty and refreshing raita, tandoori chicken, and various lamb and chicken curries. Our only "problem" was a lamb curry which we ordered with too much spice. My husband generally likes very spicy... More

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Additional Information about Maharaja

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

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