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Fontanella Tea Garden


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Each year we visit this authentic city Mdina and always finish it off with a meal at Fontanella. The service is excellent and you can be sure that the pizza will not disappoint you either. Worth the visit good value for your money and great...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Josette M
Reviewed today via mobile

This cafe has a spectacular view and charges for it. The menu is found with good choices. Good wind list of local and imported varieties. Took 40 minutes to get our wine and premixed drinks. Wait staff were friendly but there was a definite lag...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank CheapWhiskey
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After walking around Mdina or the Silent City as some call it, my husband and I decided we needed a drink and an ice cream. The gelato was amazing and the iced coffee was delicious!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 644sanak
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My mum raved about this place for its tea and cake, she's been going there every holiday for the last 8 years. To be fair service was shocking, we had to ask for menus, after the table next to us was given menus and service...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank naomic435
Reviewed 4 days ago

Arriving in Mdina at six o clock in the evening to enjoy the sunset and the quiet vibes in such a beautiful city we gratefully chose the fontanella tea garden for a bite to eat. We were shown to a table with a fantastic view...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Acumbriantravels
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was expecting great coffee ad cake, but the view is to die for! You were on a level with the incoming Air Malta flights - or so it felt. Its a real experience, fantastic choice of drinks and cakes. For a non-cake-lover like me,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank DiTh0mas
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Today I went to Fontanella, and as an established restaurant in the heart of Imdina, I expected good quality. I ordered a pizza capricciosa. Don't ever repeat my mistake please. So, what was so bad about it? -Store bought pizza crust -There was too much...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank chefprima-ish
Reviewed 5 days ago

Superb views from the restaurant.We usually go to Fontanella while on holiday in Malta for a large slice of cake and a glass of of wine.Very popular place in the evenings booking advisable.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Julie G
Reviewed 5 days ago

I really wanted a slice of cake and a nice cooling home made watermelon ice tea! They both looked awesome on pictures. However as I was supervising a group I only had 45 minutes free time which wasn’t enough to get either the drink nor...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank JeremyY108
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So after a very frightfull taxiride to Mdina, all other cabs were great though, we went and tried to rest at a cafe. We heard from a local to go to fontanella. My mom wanted to sit near the fountain, but there wasn't a cool...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Sofia A
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December 9, 2018|
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Response from robinandwendy | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but try the website
September 7, 2018|
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Response from Rhona2013 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about vegan options but I would think they do cater for different dietry requirements!
September 7, 2018|
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Response from Esther M | Reviewed this property |
I’m really surprised if they don’t have a website / menu details online I’d be surprised if they didn’t but I don’t know and would email them directly to check
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