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The Medina Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Dine in truly romantic surroundings beneath the flowering Oleander tree in the vine-clustered courtyard during the summer, and by candle-light and an open log fireplace that keeps the restaurant warm during the winter months. The Medina presents a selected à la Carte menu based on Mediterranean and local cuisine, frequently changed to guarantee the pleasure of regular diners.
PRICE RANGE
$11 - $45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, International, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Super restaurant with great food.The service from friendly staff made for a memorable dining experience in a stunning location in Mdina. We had one of the best Gin and Tonics ever ( their local Infused Gin). The food was delicious and worth a trip out...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank madmagic1
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Good morning, We are delighted to hear that you loved The Medina Restaurant, especially the Gin and Tonics! We passed your comment to the staff and they really enjoyed reading your review. On behalf of my colleagues from Infinitely Xara, we thank you for your...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Another beautiful evening enjoying delicious food within a fantastic ambience. Service is impeccable, always there but unobtrusive. There is something magical about the place which makes you want to go time and time again. It is a mixture of things. At times we are attracted...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Christopher B
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on TripAdvisor We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time at The Medina Restaurant! Your kind words have been warmly received and we hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this restaurant online ahead of our visit having read positive reviews online. In a hidden side street in the lovely city of Mdina - this restaurant was a gem! The setting was stunning. On the more expensive side, but as we were only...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AmyLaba
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking your time to post a review on TripAdvisor We are delighted to hear that you loved the Cheese & Sausage Platter! Your kind words have been warmly received and we hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again very soon!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

being part of the old city is an amzing experience already. adding good food and excellent wine is another bonus to a super evening.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank patrickmifsud
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, We are glad you enjoyed your time at The Medina Restaurant, especially our food and wine. On behalf of my colleagues from Infinitely Xara, we thank you for your comment and we look forward to seeing you again! Kind Regards, Jean Pierre Cassar

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for lunch at 1pm on a Wednesday so the restaurant was very quiet (we were the only couple in for most of our visit) and therefore lacked a bit of atmosphere. Having said that the food was excellent and we really enjoyed...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank kenn649
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon, We are delighted to hear that you loved The Medina Restaurant, especially the Braised Pork Belly and the special vegetarian dish. Your kind words have been warmly received and we hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again very soon! Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A Lovely place to dine with your partner. It is very Romantic. The service is excellent. The food is very nice.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MalteseBeauty
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon, We are delighted to hear that you loved The Medina Restaurant for your dinner with your partner. We passed your comment to the staff and they really enjoyed reading your review. Your kind words have been warmly received and we hope to have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main problem is the service. Division of roles (seems each member of staff has a distinct role with only one person available to take orders) meant that the service was unacceptably slow. Due to this, we decided against having a dessert/coffee as we had...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Christine I
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Christine, Thank you for your comment. We are glad you enjoyed your time at The Medina Restaurant, especially The Chicken Breast Portuguese and Sweet Potato Tart Tatin. We really thank you for your honest feedback which will help us to improve the quality...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best food in Malta. Lovely setting, location and service with a great, well-priced menu! A few little nice touches such as complimentary gazpacho and truffles at the end. Staff were lovely and very welcoming!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 236bosp
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning, We are delighted to hear that you loved The Medina Restaurant and the Gazpacho and Truffles. We passed your comment to the staff and they really enjoyed reading your review. On behalf of my colleagues from Infinitely Xara, we thank you for your...More

Reviewed June 15, 2019

The food was some of the best we've ever tasted anywhere, in particular the Portuguese chicken and the lamb rump main courses, as well as the fresh biscotti and madeleines. The service was flawless from start to finish - Paul and his staff very attentive...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sohamg92
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning, We are delighted to hear that you loved the Medina Restaurant's dishes such as the Chicken Breast Portuguese and the Lamb We passed your comment to Paul and the rest of the staff and they really enjoyed reading your review. On behalf of...More

Reviewed June 8, 2019

What a gorgeous dining room, the food was beautifully served, delicious and we enjoyed ourselves very much. They have a very good wine list affordable food and wines. Just lovelyMore

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank hawaiiportland
jeanpierrecassar, Public Relations Manager at The Medina Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2019

Good morning, It was a pleasure to read your comment and I directly forwarded it to our kitchen. We are delighted to hear that you loved the wine list. We will be pleased to have you with us again so you can discover other tastes....More

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Response from Neilnorton | Reviewed this property |
From what I remember it cost just under €100 for a meal for 2 with wine, starter main course and dessert. Wasn't overly priced and we loved it. Again I can exactly remember and it will depend on your selections but its a... More
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Response from Tony P | Reviewed this property |
We sat outside in the yard and there were fans all around it was very cool
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