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The Exiles Restaurant

Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
00356 21344771
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Ranked #83 of 131 restaurants in Sliema
Price range: $13 - $33
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Exiles in Sliema offers some delicious Mediterranean cuisine with panoramic bay and sea views.
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Exiles in Sliema offers some delicious Mediterranean cuisine with panoramic bay and sea views.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Mosta, Malta
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Don't go there!!!! I've been there twice. The first time I was very pleased with the place, the service and food, but the second time it was a disaster. I ordered a fillet steak well done and instead of having a nice good fillet, my fillet was cut in thin slices (not butterflied as many do it), and I couldn't... More

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Island of Malta, Malta
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Ive been here on 2 separate occasions and was disappointed twice. The first was for a plate of spaghetti ai frutti di mare; seafood seemed to be straight out the freezer. The most recent occasion was with a group of about 8 people for a pizza. The food was passable but very ordinary. What really disappointed was the quality of... More

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Holland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Amazing location such a shame the food and service are terrible, first they forgot our drinks, food took ages to come and our wraps were cold. They really need to teach their waiters to go with customers, they were very rude and impolite. For sure will never go again.

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Overall, a precious day off wasted. The first member of staff you meet at the beach club struggles with English - which is not necessarily his fault, but it leads to many misunderstandings. Ordinary exchanges like "Hello, I'd like to book a table for lunch" are received with undisguised boredom. Some of the sun shades are not properly secured or... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My uncle planned a family dinner at Exiles and it was a great experience. The table was already loaded with all sorts of Maltese appetizers/finger foods: fava bean dip, fresh tomatoes, sundried tomatoes, sheep cheese, etc. The steak was ok, but the shared fish dinner was amazing - platters of seafood just kept coming! Shrimp, mussels, clams, and 2 kinds... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We liked it because it's right by the coast and served excellent food. They also do cocktails! Make sure you go down the steps to the open air section. Highly recommended.

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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Ok so my partner and enter the place. Nobody bothers to greet us. Table is still full of the rubbish previous patrons.. including cash on d table. We are not acknowledged for a good 15 mins. I finally get up and ask for some service. We are not asked for drinks 10 mins later. We get the menus. Whilst the... More

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england
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Had a lovely meal here with my daughter and cousin in Silema. it was recommended to us. The location was lovely overlooking the sea and. St. Julian's Bay. The service and food was really good but felt awful leaving some of it as we were all full .

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Malta
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We went to this restaurant to celebrate our 5th anniversary and we had a pleasant and relaxing evening there. The place is very nicely decorated with large windows overlooking the sea. For starters we decided to go for the baby squid and the aljotta (fish broth) The baby squid was extremely tender and flavourful. The batter it was fried in... More

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Sliema, Malta
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Located in a quiet sea front part of sliema this restaurant has a style and quality that compliments the quality food. The menu is fairly traditional with a very strong Italian influence, being mainly pasta and pizza, but with touches of Maltese cuisine. The food is of good quality, service attentive without being exceptional, but is good value. Overall well... More

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