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$7 - $53
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed September 5, 2020 via mobile

Have had the pleasure of dining here over a number of times and always found the food and staff to be excellent and also in this uncertain times very health safe with first class procedures.

Date of visit: September 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2020

Dear George, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and always a pleasure to hosting you. Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed August 8, 2020

A big well done to all the staff.quick helpfull service and mouth watering seabass and tasty tortelloni.a beautifull evening out.

Date of visit: August 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2020

Dear Laurence, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and always a pleasure to hosting you. Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed March 10, 2020

We took the bus from Qawra (very much regretting not going to the bus station, as when it got to us it was full and we had to stand up all the way there). We wandered around Mdina which was very atmospheric, but decided to...look for something authentically Maltese. The historic nature of the building coupled with the lunchtime offer of spaghetti with Maltese sausage and a glass of wine for €10 (which was very tasty) really was exactly what we wanted. My husband had the ftira filled with all sorts of things including tuna, salad and “cheeselets” – it was huge and great value for money, also washed down with a glass of wine – the bill came to just short of €20. The place not only oozes traditional Maltese atmosphere, especially given that it’s the home to a Band Club, service was good, and my dietary requirement for no cheese was catered for without any fuss.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2020

Dear Bryan M-G, Many Thanks for your review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

We really liked it here, a chill place with good food. We've had vegetable (pea) soup and some pasta, both were quite tasty. Serving was very good, our waiter was nice and the service quick.

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2020

Dear Mihail loan, Many Thanks for your review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 25, 2020 via mobile

Done my babie's baptism party a year ago and another 60th birthday party last saturday and can definitely say that i was totally served great! Both parties had great food, great staff, very friendly waiters & waitress , great deal (money wise) & most of...all great communication ♡ Thanks to Gabriella & KathleenMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2020

Dear Angelique, Many Thanks for your review, It was a pleasure hosting you on both occasions! We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Lovely little place, the sun was shining so I got to eat on the terrace. The food was really good, I had the chicken&bacon wrap, and the waiter was ever so nice! Highly recommend this place for some nice food.

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2020

Dear Annabelle C, Many Thanks for your review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 17, 2020

We organized an event for a surprise birthday party. The service was excellent from the first time we met Gabrielle to see what options we had right till the very end. The hall was decorated exactly as we had discussed. Food quality was really good...and the waiter and bar service were just as good. A very positive experience!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2020

Dear Kyle T, Many Thanks for your review, it was a pleasure hosting you. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 15, 2020

This was our regular since we live in Rabat. But the last couple of times the food has been a disgrace. The mushroom risotto I've taken for years has shrunk and the taste was bland and the burger we took the day before yesterday was...dry as a bone and tasteless, the salad was floating in dressing, and the wait overall was substantial. The staff are wonderful, but unfortunately we will be not be going back nor recommending it as we did. don't know if the place has changed hands or chefs or both, but for what you pay, the place is no longer worth it. Head elsewhere.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2020

Dear Shaun G, We are very sorry to hear about the experience you have had at Bottegin Palazzo Xara. We truly strife our best to keep a good name for our restaurant and take complaints very seriously. We have contacted you through a private message,...More

Reviewed February 14, 2020

Absolutely delicious food and great atmosphere, highly recommended! And a thank you to the very helpful and friendly staff Daria, Stan and Gergana. Definitely going back!

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2020

Dear Antonia P, Many Thanks for your review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

Reviewed February 13, 2020 via mobile

Delicious and plenty of it. My husband had the rabbit pasta and you could see the chunks of rabbit meat. I had the wild mushroom risotto and it was very tasty. We were served by Stanley, he not only helped us with our meal choices,...he also helped us with bus time tables. The restaurant is atmospheric and definitely worth a visit.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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GabrielleMuscat, Marketing at Bottegin Palazzo Xara, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2020

Dear Eva-vdub, Many Thanks for your review. We are delighted with your comments and positive feedback and greatly anticipate your return! Best Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara

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Good Morning! Yes we serve breakfast daily from 9.00am till 12.00pm! Kindly get back to us should you wish to reserve at table. Kind Regards, Bottegin Palazzo Xara
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Bottegin Palazzo Xara is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5