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Vinum Wine Bar

European, Wine Bar
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1, Bastion Street Mdina Malta, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
21453089
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Drinks, Reservations
Description: Adjacent to the Fontanella Tea Rooms and forming part of the complex

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  • 17
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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I went there a couple of weeks ago with my boyfriend. At first I was somewhat disappointed since I had booked a table inside but unfortunately there was a misunderstanding and they booked the table outside. As it was very cold outside I thought it was a bit odd that they would have understood me... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Dingli, null, Malta
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Just back from a week in Malta which we tried this rest ,very busy rest had to wait for table .Menu was great loads to choose from .Both had starters & mains & wine very good price & great friendly staff.I would definitely go back again & def recommend if staying near by the views were stunning aswell ,5 out... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We sort of ended up eating here by mistake. Vinum shares its premises with Fontanella Tea gardens, and apparently after a certain point in the evening, the latter only serves cake. We were asked on the door whether we were there for dinner or for cake, we answered that we were there for dinner and were therefore given the Vinum... More 

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Dingli, null, Malta
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I went there a couple of weeks ago with my boyfriend. At first I was somewhat disappointed since I had booked a table inside but unfortunately there was a misunderstanding and they booked the table outside. As it was very cold outside I thought it was a bit odd that they would have understood me wrongly. Anyway, the staff however... More 

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Saint Julian's, Malta
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

It had been a while since our last visit especially since the flu hit us hard this winter. Vinum generally used to be one of our haunts for a good platter and our favourite Lebanese wine. This time round, however, we were somewhat disappointed. In all fairness, we booked late 18.00 for 21.30. I would have preferred being told that... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

the owner who was waiting our table was very rude, my order of a mixed platter never came and my boyfriend's pizza was literally brought out after 2 minutes on a very busy Saturday, which suggests it being prepared beforehand. it tasted very bad, the dough tasted bland and tasteless. i strongly do not recommend

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Europe
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This is my second visit to Vinum, and overall I have seen a great improvement, which led me to reviewing the place. Firstly, the wine list seems to have been improved and the prices have remained reasonable, at around €18 for a good quality red wine. The food platters also seem to have become more abundant, the quality of the... More 

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Penrith, Cumbria
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Read reviews and went in search, we were not disappointed, lovely atmosphere, lovely staff, just what we needed on a cold and windy February night. Menu was small but the food was of an excellent quality there was also a very good selection of wines that were well looked after. If your in mdina go in search and enjoy.

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Siggiewi, Malta
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Went here on a Wednesday with a friend. The place is nice and cosy. The menu is just two pages, but there's a lot of variations including starters, platters, salads, pasta, pizza and meat. The prices are good especially when taking into consideration the location and atmosphere. Waiters are overall attentive and the service is quite fast. I ordered pasta... More 

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Malta
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Been there twice in December 14 and January 15. Both evenings were terribly cold but the atmosphere at Vinum was very warm and cozy. First time we had the Vinum special platter which was more than enough for two people. Second time we had dips platter. And a pizza. The dips were very good, but I've had better pizzas. The... More 

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Santa Venera, Malta
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Been there many times and the food, atmosphere and service are always of the highest quality! the view upstairs is simply breathtaking! Recomend this place to everyone as in my opinion it's the best winebar on the island!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1, Bastion Street Mdina Malta, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: 21453089

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Wine Bar

Description

Adjacent to the Fontanella Tea Rooms and forming part of the complex

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