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Star of India

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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78 Telghet IX-Xemxija, Xemxija, Island of Malta SPB 9024, Malta
+356 2157 3682
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Qormi, Malta
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Went to this restaurant plenty of times with my family and friends and it really deserves a review. This restaurant does excellent Indian cuisine and has beautiful views of Xemxija bay both during day and night. Ideal for family meals and for couples. They have also children's menu which not many Asian/indian restaurants have. The prices are very reasonable too.

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Thank Spidey513
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Found the Star of India by chance this evening. Pleasantly surprised by the quality and taste of the food presented. A waterfront setting as delightful as the food offered.

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Lockerbie
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We ate here twice while in Malta in August 2016. We were trying to decide what to have and were not starving hungry, our waiter suggested we got one large chicken Biryani and share it, he also suggest the chef make us a wee special sauce to go with our nan bread..we took him up on the suggestion and had... More 

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Horsens, Denmark
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been there. Delicious food, very good service. Value for money I am allergic, the owner made a special meal for me. Thank you

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Thank Basma S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Six of us went here for an evening meal and everyone enjoyed everything we had which is a pretty big ask with us being the fussy eaters we are.

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Thank tony643
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Flavourful and authentic Indian food the type that doesn't give you heartburn afterwards :).. lovely seaviews of Xemxija bay whilst enjoying the food at the restaurant or take it take away to experience an authentic taste of India at home.. highly recommended and well priced

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Thank Nicola M
Haworth, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Had a great meal here didn't expect to as the place had no one on it. We had starters of veg pakora and samosas large portions then chicken madras which was in a very rich coconuty sauce which was gorgeous. The whole meal was lively and the guy serving was very helpful and pleasant. The view over the boats in... More 

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Thank Bev0508
Newbury, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Food here was very tasty. Friendly staff who will recommend better choices if they think it will go together better

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Thank lynn g
Lanark, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016

Authentic Indian food. Helpful, attentive staff offering advice and suggestions without being intrusive.Our waiter Vikas was exceptionally nice.

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Thank IMiller2014
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

Lovely location on the seafront at Xemxija with professional and friendly service. Good food and a very reasonable priced set menu avaiable. Takeaway available but be prepared to wait if this is your preference.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Telghet IX-Xemxija, Xemxija, Island of Malta SPB 9024, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Xemxija
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 3682
Description
The Star of India is an authentic Indian restaurant overlooking the panoramic views of Xemxija Bay, serving traditional Indian food from various regions of the Indian sub continent using only the finest and freshest ingredients. The chefs have many years of experience in top class restaurants abroad and therefor have the expertise to bring the true tastes of Indian cuisine to every dish. Each item on the menu can be prepared to suit any individual taste, so whether one's preference is daringly spicy, or soothingly mild, the chefs will strive to prepare a tailor made dish to suit any liking with the full menu available for take away.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?