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St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 60
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great pizza

We ate in the pizza restaurant at the side of the main restaurant. The pizzas are freshly cooked in a wood fired oven so they get a really thin and crispy base. Plenty of delicious toppings too. The pizzas are really good value and it's a lovely place to spend a couple of hours for a casual dinner... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
helensuzanne
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We ate in the pizza restaurant at the side of the main restaurant. The pizzas are freshly cooked in a wood fired oven so they get a really thin and crispy base. Plenty of delicious toppings too. The pizzas are really good value and it's a lovely place to spend a couple of hours for a casual dinner. We'd highly... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

50 minutes from ordering to the meal arriving, on a quiet night, is really not acceptable but when it did arrive what a meal! one of the best pepper steaks ever! and excellent value - Highly recommended - I certainly will make a point of returning

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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Portabello is a good family restaurant with great Mediterranean food, popular with locals and visitors alike. The menu is varied with great fish and meat dishes as well as pasta & pizzas. On the subject of pizzas adjoining the restaurant is a pizza clay oven where the pizzas are made and they do take away menu too. Really good pizzas... More 

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Rabat, Malta
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This lovely restaurant, overlooking the port of St. Paul's Bay has become one of my favorite Italian restaurants in Malta. It has a a varied menu of Italian mixed with Mediterranean cuisine while still manages to be authentic. The beef fillet was divine and the pizzeria is one of the best in the Bugibba area. Try to get a table... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I love love love Portobello! Amazing vibe and view plus great food which also happens to be well priced along with a great staff. I would recommend this to lovers of great food who like a relaxing atmosphere

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Beautifully situated restaurant overlooking the bay. Great service, friendly staff and wonderful food. Thoroughly enjoyable evening. Well worth a visit.

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Malta
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We enjoyed a well prepared Pizza by Ciccio at Portobello. Value for money will recommend. The Mozzarella is fiore de latte and lovely and white even when cooked and taste good.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Me and my partner visited Malta in 2011 and were recommended Portobellos. The restaurant was lovely and quite and we were lucky enough to have a table next to the window which overlooked the harbour. Amazing views to have during dinner. The food was very well priced and absolutely delicious. The staff were lovely and very attentive. We have never... More 

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Bugibba, Malta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Thanks to Ciccio, the pizzamaker of Portobello Restaurant, who has a fantastic skill and passion for pizza making. We live in Malta and always advise our friends to go and eat Pizza there! It is great for me, who I am a bit intolerant to the yeast, to find a pizza I can digest easily.

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Nice setting, good food and reasonable prices. Service was very good with a full menu that would cater for most.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  St. Paul's Bay

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 37
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic

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