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La Mere Restaurant

174, Merchant Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1000, Malta
+356 2122 3256
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Ranked #31 of 157 Restaurants in Valletta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $19 - $47
Cuisines: Indian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Moroccan
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: La Mere is a quiet & cosy restaurant in Valletta, Malta. This restaurant is a fascinating journey though Mediterranean, Maltese, Arabian & Indian Cuisine. Home-made genuine food. Open for Lunch and Dinner from Monday to Saturday. Sunday closed all day.Children 8+ are welcome.
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Mixing different styles in a restaurant isn’t easy to pull off well, but La Mere has it cracked. We were a family group of four and decided to have dinner there one evening because holidays don’t seem complete to us without trying at least one Indian style restaurant. We mixed and matched some of the different styles, albeit with a... More

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Marsaxlokk, Malta
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I always go for the Indian options on the menu, cooked well, can be done to your liking with regard to how hot you want it. Decent service and not too pricey.

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

It was my husbands birthday and the restaurant had been pre-booked. I hadn't thought to book outside but when we saw the quiet street we chose there instead and our female host/waitress did everything she could to ensure that we got a table quickly as it was very busy. They were so busy they had run out of Prosecco so... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Definitely the place to try something different from the usual fare. Has a variety of food to cater for different tastes. The beef kebabs were spicy and tasty. My wife said that the rabbit (Maltese style) tasted heavenly. Service was efficient with just the right waiting time - not too long but not rushed on the other hand. Ambience was... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We ate at this restaurant several times this trip, having previously eaten here on past visits. The food was as wonderful as it always has been: generous portions, very fresh, delicious flavours and with a good range of choices, especially for non- meat eaters. The food is Indian/Middle Eastern and Mediterranean. There is now the option to sit at a... More

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Maidenhead UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Thought we'd try something different to eat and saw this had good reviews. went there without booking and although they were fully booked, they managed to fit us in. We did arrive before 8pm and were told we had to be finished by 9.15pm as they would need the table then. This was not a problem for us but others... More

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Birkirkara, Malta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I decided to try out a new restaurant, so I decided to visit this restaurant with my family. I can honestly say that this is perhaps one of the best meals I've have ever had. The price is very reasonable, and the portions are just right. The menu also features a wide variety. The restaurant is very classy and one... More

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

You can bring your own wine! The food was outstanding. I had the Sagwala & my husband had the rabbit. It warps truly one of the best meals we've had. Got a table outside & loved City in the street watching people walk by. They had a Bolivan busker play beautiful guitar music as we dined. Truly a magical experience;... More

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Rabat, Malta
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This could even be a really good restaurant if we had the chance to taste it, since we have two children (4 months and 4 years of age...and they are not crocodiles...) and we were stopped at the entrance by a waiter who said: "Sorry, but we do not accept kids". We feel sorry for them, because we are not... More

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Rambouillet, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Excellent (Indian) food and service, a fair price. Our preferred choice while staying in Valetta. Diner with three adults & three children, from 7 to 11.

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