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13, Xemxija Hill, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 21573970
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11:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 29
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  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best restaurant in Xemxija Bay

Good menu, decent food well prepared and nicely served. Shame about the road but nice outside seating area, pleasant staff.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2014
Andy B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Good menu, decent food well prepared and nicely served. Shame about the road but nice outside seating area, pleasant staff.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The restaurant is situated in St Paul's Bay overlooking the beach. The restaurant seemed clean and tidy and the staff were very friendly. I did find that the menu wasn't that amazing and only has one available option for vegetarians. You do have the option to make a starter into a main though which is what I done. The restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We visited this restaurant several times during a week spent in St Paul's Bay some ten years ago and thoroughly enjoyed the food, comfort and service. Wind on ten years and finding ourselves back in Malta, staying in Qawra this time, we remembered the location of the restaurant but not the name. Making some enquiries we soon discovered the name... More 

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Jonathan S, Public Relations Manager at Porto del Sol, responded to this review

Dear client, It is great to hear that you came back after such a long time and were satisfied! Thank you for taking the time to write the review, we look forward to having you back in the near future. Best regards from all at Porto Del Sol. More 

somerset
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed on Malta for a weeks holiday and this restaurant was just along the road from our apartment so decided to give ourselves a treat. the meal was superb we couldn't find fault with anything and it was lovely to have silver service which is rare nowadays. The staff were attentive without being pushy. Look forward to going back... More 

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Jonathan S, Public Relations Manager at Porto del Sol, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, we look forward to having you back. Best regards from all at Porto Del Sol. More 

Heckmondwike
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We were only here for a short break and ate in this Restaurant every night apart from the Sunday when it was closed. Lovely maltese food as well a lots of other dishes to choose from. The Maltese Lamb was the nicest I have ever tasted and my husband had the Local rabbit casserole. A good selection of local wines... More 

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Devon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Good varied menu great selection of vegetables to accompany main course very friendly helpful staff most enjoyable evening would definitely return. Well worth a visit.

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Coleford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Excellent food and service, but not cheap. Staff were very attentive and helpful. Also had stunning views over the sea.

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East Sussex, U.K.
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This friendly restaurant, popular with the Maltese is run by father and daughter. We ate dinner here on four occasions and each time we were more than satisfied with the food and wine. Every main dish comes with a selection of mixed vegetables, plus cauliflower cheese or ratatouille also potatoes and all in generous proportions. Although well known for it's... More 

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Good food served in a friendly and efficient manner with an Italian blend. Many choices and extensive wine list. At reasonable cost and in very good surroundings. Highly reccommended for singles, couples and families.

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East Sussex, U.K.
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

This friendly restaurant, popular with the Maltese is run by father and daughter. We ate dinner here on four occasions and each time we were more than satisfied with the food and wine. Every main dish comes with a selection of mixed vegetables, plus cauliflower cheese or ratatouille also potatoes and all in generous proportions. Although well known for it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13, Xemxija Hill, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  St. Paul's Bay
  • Phone Number: +356 21573970
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:30 am

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