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

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  • 45
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  • 39
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 7
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  • 14
    Terrible
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  • 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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Hounslow, Middx
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

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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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 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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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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
2 reviews
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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
2 reviews
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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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Helsinki, Finland
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Food was very tasty there. I ate spicy chicken and palakpanir with nan for lunch. But serve was so slow. If you are hurry, you can't enjoy the taste.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Dined in Shivas this week, place was almost empty, was definitely not SERVICE with a smile. My colleague and I felt uncomfortable from start till end. Food was just OK , the only thing which was OK, was the wine, which we choose. I live in Malta and work in the media and like dining out, this place was dreadful.... More 

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55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We have been to this place many times and we have never been disappointed, lovely food ( slightly pricey) great service... A great indian restaurant that kept consistency throughout the years

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Mgarr, Malta
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I was happy with the quality of the food but very disappointed with 3 things. I entered on Sunday at 1 p.m. and the bathrooms were very dirty (It is very clear that they were not cleaned from the previous dinner). 1 hour passed from the starter to the main course. and I asked for the bill 4 times and... More 

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

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

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  • Cuisine: Indian

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