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Malata Bar and Restaurant

St Georges Palace Square, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT1190, Malta
21233967
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Ranked #56 of 163 Restaurants in Valletta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Farmington, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

Exquisite dining experience had at this prime location on Palace Square. Make certain to book a reservation in ad advance--between the politicians by day and the large groups at night, tables in this intimate vaulted space are in demand. That being said, our meal start to finish was light and expertly prepared: a first course of linguini al dente with... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Very nice spot, very sympathetic people working there and very good food with normal prices! One of the best restaurant I found in Malta!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I saw this cuite. Restauranta and i wanted to have lunch. And it was excellent. The food was excellent especially the. Waiters served us with a smile it was excellent service and there was one particular weighted that. He explained for us the fish display very well. His name is admont. It was a great night out i will recommend... More 

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Saint Julian's, Malta
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

stunning setting whether indoors or outdoors. We were lucky enough to enjoy a warm sunny day in December, out on the palace square. Food is always great and service friendly. Small things lacked on this occasion like having to ask for napkins and salt and pepper but other than that the food was lovely and wine list too. My salmon... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We've been in Malta for a couple of days now, and made the mistake of not following our tripadvisor list and headed to this place. We weren't very hungry as we had brunch beforehand, so we asked if we could be accommodated for a light lunch --- just the soup of the day and coffee before closing time. They agreed.... More 

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Malta
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Food was terrible , starter portions ridiculous. Not worth the price you pay. We ordered mixes shellfish we had one prawn , two clams and 4 mussels between 3! You pay way too much for what is served my pasta was swminng in water, rabbit was dry. Not worth going

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Had the linguini with prawns as a starter which was perfectly al dente and so rich and creamy. As a main, both of us had the irish fillet which was probbly one of the most tender steaks ive ever had in my life. The potatoes were also incredible! We sat outside near the heater which was oh so cosy and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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234 reviews 234 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We had an excellent meal at this restaurant, I think it deserves a far better rating than it currently seems to have. The food was excellent. A good choice including a spectacular variety of fish brought to the table for us to choose from. Service was friendly and attentive. The atmosphere was good, we sat outside on the tables overlooking... More 

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Lindau, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Excellent food & wine, pleasant and attentive staff, wonderful location. We will return and would without hesitation recommend.

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Oxford
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

we were visiting Malta in a group and ended up going twice to this restaurant, once for lunch and the next day for dinner. The lunch was ok, I had the fish soup which was delicious followed by the vegetarian pasta salad, which lacked flavour - a lot of pasta (I don't think it was wholewheat as billed either!) but... More 

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Additional Information about Malata Bar and Restaurant

Address: St Georges Palace Square, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT1190, Malta
Phone Number: 21233967
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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