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Il Padrino Restaurant

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san remo beach mellieha Malta, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Place - friendly staff

A great place for good food in lovely surroundings. We live locally and have always enjoyed eating at the owner's restaurant below during the day, so we tried this restaurant one evening. We had a lovely evening, good food, great views from the restaurant, helpful waiting staff and also really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2011
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Visited 5 times during a month long family holiday, run by the lovely Nikki, and her friendly team, fantastic location with awesome view of Mellieha Bay. Food of a very high standard and wide choice of menu, pizza and daily specials. I must admit I should have tried more from the menu, but I have never had a better Ribeye... More 

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Saint Julian's, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Very relax, excellent service and good prices ..... we stayed out in the terrace.... will definitely go back ... highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Great service, great food, great prices and top it all off, an amazing view ! It was a perfect dining experience

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Skanderborg, Arhus, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

the restaurant has a splendid view over the bay. If you can sit on the terrasse, do so. Service is marvelous - friendly and genuinely interested in your experience. The food however is not so great. My pasta with seafood was bland and didn't really taste like much. I was offered a cognac when the waiter heard that I was... More 

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banbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

This restaurant not only has some of the best views of Mellieha but the food is some of the best I've ever had. As it was for my birthday treat we had our table decorated, had a seating area outside near the play area to enjoy Pre dinner drinks and then moved inside s the children could play while we... More 

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Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Situated in Mellieha Bay, part of San Remo Beach Club, Il Padrino offers various dishes. I can only speak of the pizza which was mouth-watering and delicious. Service was at its best, with young international waiters/waitresses which were charming,,including the hostess of course. Il Padrino can boast of a lovely terrace right on the sea front, on the beach. It... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

We were 4 adults and two kids. We went to Il Padrino Restaurant to try it out. I asked for rabbit and asked the waitress if it was cooked in oil. She said that it was not. To my disappointment it was fried and soaked in oil. I did not want to make a fuss cause the other 3 members... More 

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Fredensborg, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

A friendly family run place. Food is just above average, they make a decent risotto and a good pizza, the service is friendly allthough not professional, dishes should for instance be served so that we can enjoy them at the same time and not have to wait for each other. For families with small children there is a play area... More 

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Welshman In England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

This restuarant which is on the beach at Chandria Bay (Mallieha) has a large terrace which provides a great views of the whole of the bay. The tables are well spaced out so you do not feel crammed together and at evening the gentle lighting is not intrusive and so does not spoil the atomosphere. The menu offers locally sourced... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2011

A great place for good food in lovely surroundings. We live locally and have always enjoyed eating at the owner's restaurant below during the day, so we tried this restaurant one evening. We had a lovely evening, good food, great views from the restaurant, helpful waiting staff and also really friendly. No negatives at all - definitely one of our... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: san remo beach mellieha Malta, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mellieha

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  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

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