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All 4 Salina Restaurants

Charlie's Inn

Naxxar Road, Salina, Island of Malta, Malta
21 573 455
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Ranked #2 of 4 Restaurants in Salina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, Mediterranean
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Being almost full on the inside, we opted to sit on the quiet outside. We ordered cannelloni nero di sepia with lobster - just yum! As seconds we had pork belly and chicken in mushroom sauce. Presentation was nicely elaborate and the taste matched. This was my second visit. During my first i tasted for the first time nero di... More 

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Zurrieq, Malta
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I have been going to this place for rabbit for quite a long time, however this is the first time I am writing a review. I went there again last Friday with my work colleagues, we were started off with dips, aioli and bigilla (a locally made bean paste) served with water biscuits and crusty fresh bread. We were also... More 

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Swieqi, Malta
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is one of the first place I've been to since I came to Malta a decade or so.. for Fenkata. Last night, we were in the area and end up in this place. We went for the usual .. started with snails and dips. Spaghetti with rabbit sauce then the FENKATA. The portion is too much for 2 people...... More 

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Claygate, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Every course was a delight, excellent quality, perfectly prepared and cooked, no one in out party of 9 was disappointed - this will be my first point of call every time I return to Malta

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This was in walking distance of the hotel we went there a couple of times over the holiday,the hospitality was great.we only went there for a drink but the hostess brought us out some bread and dips and snails to have with our drinks which was all delicious.the staff were all very friendly and liked to have a chat

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

After visiting friends in Malta they implored me to try the rabbit dishes on offer at Charlie's inn. It was a good experience with service acceptable; the food was delicious with my dish seasoned to perfection. Would recommend.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We were a group of three couples. We all have travelled a lot and experienced a good amount of restaurants, but this meal was excellent. We started with the usual snails, bigilla and aglioli, and then we got the fresh oysters. We were then presented with a mousse of fresh tuna beautifully laid on a fine piece of toasted bread.... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Having Maltese parents, I admit I was a bit skeptical of any restaurant preparing a rabbit dinner that could compare to my Mamma's home cooking, but I was very pleasantly surprised and pleased with my dinner. The rabbit was tender and fall-off-the-bone cooked to perfection! When ordering I requested gluten-free pasta which they were pleased to oblige, and they took... More 

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malta
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

also had high expectations after reading reviews and reviews stating that it's the best rabbit house and others even comparing it to fine dining....... come on don't make me laugh it's just another average 'rabbit house'. prices are reasonable however portions are small, very small. the rabbit that some described as divine and the best they've ever had, is oven... More 

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Birkirkara, Malta
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We had high expectations from this restaurant as it was recommended multiple times. We all ordered something traditional for starters, and a fillet for seconds. Starters were OK, but seconds where all over-cooked. I ordered my fillet medium-rare, and it was delivered well-done!! The fillet was also sliced (for some odd reason). Very disappointed to say the least!

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Address: Naxxar Road, Salina, Island of Malta, Malta
Phone Number: 21 573 455
Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Salina
Cuisine: European, Mediterranean

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