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8 Dragonara Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
21384399
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 13
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  • 7
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  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Dont judge a book by its cover

This is quite a understated restaurant from the outside. Excellent food and cosy. A little overpriced but good enough to not worry about the few extra quid.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Pieta, Malta
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191 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

As seen in my previous reviews, I have been here a few times before. This remains one of the best indian restaurants on the island. I went there with my other half to celebrate our anniversary. The staff were friendly and the service was great. The food was delicious. It really is some of the most tasty Indian food you... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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107 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I visited this place again despite the poor review last time. I must say there is a huge improvement. Child friendly, excellent tasty food (authentic Indian food, the daal is a must as is the grilled lasuni sword fish and the lamb boona) , great service and air conditioned to the point that I felt super cool in this hot... More 

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North Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We were on holiday, I was persuaded to go to this restaurant, I didn't really fancy an Indian meal. WOW am I pleased we did! Best Indian meal I have ever had, the staff were great. They didn't hurry you up after each course there was no rush it was great. We went back the next night and it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This was our first time eating Indian food and we loved it, maybe one of the best ethnic dinners we've ever had. The place is also really nice and quiet.

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Hounslow, Middx
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Went here yesterday evening (25th July) with my wife and 2 kids. The owner/Manager needs to try to smile and learn how to meet and greet his customers. His locally employed staff could also do with knowing their job without keep saying that they need to ask the manager. Wine my wife wanted was not in stock; surely knowing that... More 

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Delicious food, top class service, clean and comfortable - in other words, the full package. If you're in Malta and feel like an Indian, look no further than Shivas for a perfect curry fix.

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Siggiewi, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have been to this restaurant a couple of times and it is one of my favorites. I adore Indian food. The place is nicely decorated and the food is to die for. Service was excellent. I would recommend you to go and to try the food. This is one of the best Indian restaurant the Malta has to offer... More 

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Surrey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This is quite a understated restaurant from the outside. Excellent food and cosy. A little overpriced but good enough to not worry about the few extra quid.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Very helpful staff. A bit more help when ordering, by the indian manager, especially for first timers, seems to be over vigilant not paying attentiont to your choice. Everything goes. Besides the hard working waiters, the food and service was good and fast. No airconditioning by the entrance door. Seems to be a non smoking area.

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malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

For indian lover's food go and taste what this cute restaurant offers a good selection of wines from all around the world and most of all tasteful and fresh food to enjoy. service was perfect :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 Dragonara Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: 21384399

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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