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La Sfoglia

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67, 68, Merchants Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+35677834105
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: La Sfoglia Cafe Bistro' kitchen is lead by head chef Mr.Oswald Caruana...
La Sfoglia Cafe Bistro' kitchen is lead by head chef Mr.Oswald Caruana together with his crew.Our head chef renowned for his culinary skills creates tasty, natural dishes which daily as specialities.
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Visitor rating
  • 144
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A quality Valletta lunch

Visited this restaurant a couple of times for lunch. It may cost more than the average Valletta lunch, but you also get the extra value, both in terms of quality of food served and the attentive and patient service. Went back with guests and was not disappointed. Very impressed by both the fish and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
T_Brincat
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Island of Malta, Malta
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Island of Malta, Malta
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW

Visited this restaurant a couple of times for lunch. It may cost more than the average Valletta lunch, but you also get the extra value, both in terms of quality of food served and the attentive and patient service. Went back with guests and was not disappointed. Very impressed by both the fish and the pasta (have not tried the... More 

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Naxxar, Malta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My daughter and I were trying to find somewhere to have a quick meal as we were attending a concert and did not have a lot of time. We asked the waiter if it would be possible to have something quickly and he said there would be no problem. We were attended to very promptly, given a delicious complimentary appetizer... More 

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Sliema, null, Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Known this restaurant for some time but in recent weeks returned to check out the place and I must say that I found a great improvement in the quality of the food served. As starter we had mixed frutti di mare, all fresh and tasty. Shared a gurbell which was just superb. As wine we had Shiraz and Chenin/Sauvignon. Good... More 

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Zurrieq, Malta
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I had read some good reviews over here so I decided to give it a go and give it a try with a bite after work. My friend and I first shared a plate of Calamari Fritti, which were very fresh & tasty. After that, I ordered a starter-size Ravioli Porcini - the portion was generous and I actually made... More 

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Island of Gozo, Malta
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We had a wonderful experience ! Very good and personalized service... Not mentioning the great culinary experience for all the family... Highly recommended.. Great location and value for your monies.. Wish we had more like it on the islands!! .

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

Had a fabulous lunch at La Sfoglia today. Service was good and the food outstanding and reasonably priced. I would highly recommend you try it.

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Ta' Xbiex, Malta
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

It wants to be a top posh restaurant but the only thing it's got spot on about this is the prices! Food is not bad at all, but the portions are way too small and we had to get full with bread! I'm sorry but no matter how good your food is, you cannot charge the same prices as a... More 

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121 reviews 121 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Had a great lunch here with my wife. The outside dinning area is a transformed gazebo/marque which they have done masters with. It poured down with rain and we did not have a drop fall. Chairs are really comfy which I do take note of as I like to take my time at restaurants. We had mussels which were cooked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Valletta as a city ii itself is romantic; La Sfoglia restaurant adds to the romanticism and with Jerome at front of house it was the start to a great evening. Menu is presented on a massive black board and patiently explained in detail by Jerome. Our order consisted of a seafood platter for starters; tuna tartar, prawns, deep fried calamari... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by the front desk of the Phoenicia Hotel, the food here did not disappoint, absolutely delicious and generous portions. Good recommendations by the friendly staff too. Only quibble was with being seated in the tent extension to the main restaurant. Nothing really wrong with it but the extra mileage to the kitchen didn't help the low-season reduced staff get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 67, 68, Merchants Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +35677834105

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 37
  • Cuisine: French

Description

La Sfoglia Cafe Bistro' kitchen is lead by head chef Mr.Oswald Caruana together with his crew.Our head chef renowned for his culinary skills creates tasty, natural dishes which daily as specialities.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?