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Busy Bee

30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
+356 2133 1738
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“cannoli” (52 reviews)
“cakes” (68 reviews)
“ice cream” (36 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Busy Bee a number of times on the recommendation of some locals we know. Have eaten lunch and had a selection of their delicious desserts. Lunch wise, the club sandwich and the pasta dishes are very good and dessert wise I just can't...More

Thank YoungMarc
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Busy Bee in Msida is a lovely cafe near the Marina. The interior is very cosy and the staff is quite friendly and speak good English. The service does take a bit of time however when the cafe is full (most of the time). Most...More

Thank cwjzyl
Reviewed May 11, 2017

This establishment is situated in front of the Msida Marina and is very well known and loved by the Maltese and also the tourists. You can have a delicious Maltese ftira or a salad/ pie etc followed by a scrumptious cake( of which there is...More

Thank Sonia C
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Went for coffee break with one of my colleagues. We could not find a place to sit as the shop was full. So we had to wait a few minutes until a table was available. The smell and display of different pastries being offers kept...More

1  Thank Mario C
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We went in hoping for a drink and a light meal. When we asked what herbal teas they had, the waiter argued that green tea and English breakfast tea were herbal. My wife ordered a decaf americano coffee instead, and the waiter walked away and...More

Thank GMR_9
Reviewed April 25, 2017

This is one of our best pastry shops. The food is freshly cooked. It is all so fresh. Heavenly. I always enjoy a visit to this place. Highly recommended.

Thank seychellmarthese
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Busy Bee Coffee Shop(BBCS) is one of Malta’s top place for desserts and meals posing as snacks. The BBCS confectionery section is particularly renowned for its desserts made with almonds. Situated at Ta’ Xbiex Waterfront, Msida,BBCS is not found in the most well-known tourist locations....More

1  Thank Cathy632016
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Busy Bee is one of our favorite places on Malta. Cakes are great and they make there own pasta and you can taste there love for food here. Here they have a share on the menu and that's great as you then have room for...More

1  Thank Rielou H
Reviewed March 29, 2017

the place is great for a coffee break and have some sweets. one have to find a parking in a busy road, but its not that bad

Thank falzonalbert
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Imagine all the flavors and colors that you would like to have in an ice-cream.. you will find them all in Busy Bee! When you receive your delicious ice-cream, ask for a waffle covered in chocolate!

Thank Margarida C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30, Ta' Xbiex Seafront, Msida, Island of Malta 1513, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Msida
  • Phone Number: +356 2133 1738
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