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triq-i-torri, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
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Dining options: Drinks, Late Night, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for: Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Description: previously TGI Fridays

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  • 68
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    Very good
  • 84
    Average
  • 34
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  • 42
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food

We went two times for breakfast there. My friend had the english breakfast. The bacon was actually like grilled slices of meat bacon, very good. I had the omlette which came with a side of chips and salad. And I also had a latte. The staff was friendly enough, but we were early in the morning.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
ghimbir
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went two times for breakfast there. My friend had the english breakfast. The bacon was actually like grilled slices of meat bacon, very good. I had the omlette which came with a side of chips and salad. And I also had a latte. The staff was friendly enough, but we were early in the morning.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely sea view and welcoming staff. Will hopefully go bàck and have lunch. Cappuccinos served in the Italian size cups: far from the half-buckets one regularly encounter in the UK. (Why change the original?)

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Thank Nils J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went 2 times to this restaurant, first time we were so impressed that we decided to go back on our last evening. We recommend to try the cocktails, pappardelle chef and the suprême chicken. For me the moijtos there were the best ones in Sliema with a lot of taste. Location is perfect and the atmosphere is brilliant (you... More 

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Thank 539cathyv
Malta
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where should I begin? Italian antipasto consisted of the lowest grades of ham, mortadella and 'grana' (it was supposed to have salamis). Fillets were tasteless and one was served blue instead of medium rare so I had to send it back. They were also very hard to swallow since they were very chewy with all the fat and tendons running... More 

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Thank silentcroft
hillingdon
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived late on xmas eve so we went here xmas night as we didn't have to book, my husband have pasta which tasted as if it had been sitting out for ages and was just warmed up, I had the chicken which was very rubbery, better meals to be had else where

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Thank neweyHillingdon
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

We wandered along the promenade from St Julian's to Silema and picked here largely because of the location: the restaurant is housed in and around an old fort. To be fair, nothing we had there was bad, the problem is that none of it was great either. With so many places to eat at, with the food good at so... More 

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Thank Paul T
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Have visited this place a few times now. It is located in a fantastic old building but what sets it aside from others in the area is the view from the patio at the back over the Med and across to St Julians. The service is fast and friendly, the beer is reasonably priced and served ice cold. The cocktails... More 

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Thank jello1501
Santa Barbara, California
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137 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

We ate an evening meal here and one of the two pasta dishes was below average. The service picked up as more staff arrived and the view was pleasant and the dining experience was very good despite one sub par dish. A preety good wine selection saved the evening.

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Thank Heligypsy
Saint Julian's, Malta
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Pleasant evening dinner shared with a group of 10 friends. Unfortunately all the serving staff were foreign not highly experienced and qualified in their job. Water and wine were placed and not served as it should be, same with menu hardly explained when questions asked. My calamari fritti were eat able although not freshly caught, my friends octopus and calamari... More 

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Thank Rosemarie G
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Went for an evening meal here as the previous night we saw it packed with peaople so thought it must be good. Took a table for two but had to move early on as the table next to us was full of american women drinking a being their usual loud selves. Ordered our meal including a starter and drinks. One... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: triq-i-torri, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine

Description

previously TGI Fridays

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