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La Vela

Marina Street, Pieta, Island of Malta SLM 06, Malta
+356 2123 0336
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Marina Street, Pieta, Island of Malta SLM 06, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were three persons. We went for a trio of antipasti - salmon carpaccio, fried squid (calamari fritti) and fishbait cakes. Follwed a a generous tuna steak as a main (all three of us), together with roasted potatoes and grilled seasonal veg. We were literally...More

Thank Sim0nCar
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had already lunched at La Vela, and had had an excellent experience in terms of both food and service. So when we were deciding on a venue for a dinner prior to friends leaving Malta we decided on La Vela. It...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best service, ambience, meat, fish, amazing starters and antipasti, value, wine list etc. Nothing tops La Vela. Professional and smiles all round, serving the freshest of the fresh.

Thank Fayzewayze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is now one of our favorite restaurants and everyone we have taken there or recommended it to has been equally impressed. Most of the staff and chefs are Sicilian. Sicily is renowned for having the best Italian food and La Vela is yet further...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed June 7, 2017

We go to La Vela every time we are in Malta and never had a bad or mediocre meal. The quality of the fish and the large choice are outstanding. Mrs Muscat does an unbelievable job and has a fantastic team surrounding her. Delicious pasta...More

Thank m0nsieurgustave
Reviewed May 30, 2017

The food at La Vela Restaurant was excellent. The ambience and restaurant décor is also excellent. Staff are very professional and the service is second to none. Had a great time. If you would like to give an excellent treat or celebrate a good business...More

Thank Paulfarrugia66
Reviewed May 18, 2017

6 of the 7 antipasti - were 11/10 the swordfish arancini were 5/10. the fish was 10/10 The wine was excellent too. The service was not up to the standard of the food. Wine and water often had to be refiled b the clients rather...More

Reviewed April 24, 2017

I've been suggested to go to La Vela because they told me I would have eaten one of the best fishes' plate in Malta: well that was simply true. We were greeted by the restaurant manager upon our arrival and been accommodated at our table...More

Thank Cristian R
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We were recommended this Fish restaurant by our business partner and experienced the best fish menu i have ever tasted. It was fresh, well cooked and served and was truly delicious. The waiter recommend we take the menu at €59 and we had seven different...More

Thank johnHCologneGermany
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We have become frequent clients of La Vela, homely place always with an interesting ever changing menu, the hostess and the staff are always welcoming and friendly, ready to engage with our random shots of humour ... Food is always to our expectations, good variety,...More

Thank Ivan G
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Godfrey G
July 24, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Street, Pieta, Island of Malta SLM 06, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Pieta
  • Phone Number: +356 2123 0336
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