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U Bistrot

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Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
2311 2361
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
I tried something different

We were made very welcome by the owner and staff who were fun, efficient and knew their trade. Recommended by the owner was cuttlefish pasta with black ink. A new dish to me and I was apprehensive but decided to try it. It was beautiful! I would certainly order the dish again.My other half had a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Michael W
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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were made very welcome by the owner and staff who were fun, efficient and knew their trade. Recommended by the owner was cuttlefish pasta with black ink. A new dish to me and I was apprehensive but decided to try it. It was beautiful! I would certainly order the dish again.My other half had a burger which she lauded,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Excellent food, friendly and quick service. Not too formal. Free entertainment watching cars almost collide.

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Malta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I have been here twice since now , the first experience was great with the food being delicious and the service being great. The second time though the service was really weird as the waiter was kind of rude . He asked as if we wanted wine and as we said no he replied '' NO WINE ?'' in a... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My first experience here was awful but was handled well. I have returned 3 ro 4 times and the food has always been of good quality. Stones throw from Le Meridien which is very handy.

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

U Bistrot is an amazing place to eat. The food is quite unique, so fresh and tasty and beautifully presented. The restaurant is small so it is advisable to book. We loved the atmosphere and the staff were so efficient and friendly. Well worth a visit. We will definitely be back.

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Middleburg Heights, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Great place to go if you need a burger--they were delicious! The menu is not extensive, but has good choices. Nice place to sit outside and watch the harbor

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We went here with a group of 11. We made reservations and asked to be seated inside. However, this might not be a good idea as it was a bit difficult to call the waiter/waitress when we wanted to order. Some food were also not available but we understood that it was a busy weekend for them. However, the food... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Been here a few times now and this place is a great spot for any meal of the day. It is small and sometime very busy but the staff are great and the wifi is fast and free. Eggs Benidict and fresh juice are both highly recommended.

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Battle, United Kingdom
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35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

We ate here on our last day in Malta, we didn't have a reservation but the just managed to fit us in. The decor is smart & feels very welcoming. We had starters & mains, the cheese platter is big probably enough for 4 but delicious cheeses & the carpaccio is one to try. For our main the portions were... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We decided to have a glass of wine with my friend and we went to U Bistrot, they welcome us in a friendly way around 6.15 pm. We Asked the wine list and the menu, and at the end we decided to get same wine and I asked which one were they wine available by the glass.The waiter seemed to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: 2311 2361

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

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