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Don Mesquita

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Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
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5a, Pjazza Mesquita, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
27026640
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tasty tuna wrap and seafood salad. The place is nicely decorated. A refreshing break from the summer heat in the medieval city.

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Thank Ella M
Saint Julian's, Malta
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very intimate place in the centre of a unique square in Mdina, Malta. It serves mostly a variety of wraps, salads and international platters. Therefore, it provides a perfect respite for a quick snack either during the day or in the evening. The wine and drink list is extensive and the service provided by Pierre, the owner... More 

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Thank sorceror2015
lincolnshire
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this restaurant by chance as we were wondering round Mdina, what a lovely place we enjoyed a Greek salad and fish salad washed down with some lovely wine, well worth a visit, would of been nice to have sat outside but they didn't really seem to dine outside.

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Thank sidami
Altrincham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First thing we did once unpacked was to head here for a lovely friendly freshly prepared lunch and a chat with the locals. It was Dorothy's day off but Denise looked after both of us, and Josephine. Lovely fresh chicken and tuna salads and a gorgeous bottle of white. We returned the following day to see Dorothy and it was... More 

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Thank Michelle O
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a Maltese Platter and Juices there. Would always return if we come there again and try cakes or some other local food!!

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Thank Sebastian M
East Anglia, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

A lovely little restaurant in this beautiful walled city. They serve very good value meze' style share plates and a good glass of wine.

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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Great location and friendly service. We had the Maltese platter for lunch which was a huge portion for 2 people and great value for money. I'd definitely recommend it if you're having a day trip in Mdina!

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Thank Gordonmck1990
Mellieha, Malta
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Great variety if wines and the food, especially the platters were really good and reasonably priced considering the location; in the heart of the old capital city of Malta, Mdina... Will surely visit again!

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Thank Nellavdw
Dunblane, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice little cafe with friendly service and good tea (something the Maltese do well). Considering it's right in the heart of this popular destination I was pleasantly surprised how low their prices were. Good find.

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Thank fraseyboyd
Wroclaw, Poland
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151 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Good place for short stay in Mdine - good wines, mediteranien food, nice cellar atmosphere. Recomended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5a, Pjazza Mesquita, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: 27026640

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?