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Amery Street, 47, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sliema, Malta
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Last Saturday we went for a pizza. Together we were eight. We ordered 7 normal pizzas plus 1 which was gluten free and at an extra charge. The service was very quick and the food was simply delicious. Although I eat at different places, I will visit La Cuccagna again with my family, and not just for pizza.

Thank John Baptist B
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed with the Argentinian ribeye. The previous visit I had taken an excellent usda ribeye and this was priced at a reasonable 30 euros for around 400 grams. This time the ribeye was supposed to be at a weight of 350 grams and it looked more like 200-250 grams from the size. This was priced at 24 euros (... More 

Thank whitejetGzira
Sliema, Malta
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two families had a dinner. Starter was cheese Burata and tiny pizzas Bruschetta -were good. Main course - beef rib-eyes served with pepper or mushroom souse, we ask for well done, but it was in medium. Another main- veal Milanese , meet good , but crumbs absorb a lot of oil which spoiled taste, at last - beef grand burger... More 

Thank Vitaliy B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Not many pizzeria s in malta have managed to stand the test of time but cuccagna smashed this on all counts and with its amazing food (best pizza on the island by miles and their penne Farouk OMG) attention to detail family run atmosphere and the constant monitoring of service and quality by the owner s Andrew Josianne and their... More 

Thank Sarah P
Island of Malta, Malta
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

We were a group eating at the Cuccagna and all agreed food was great . However all also agreed that dessert left much to be desired. Portions were small and quality could have been much better considering the dessert prices. It was a pity finishing off a good meal with a disappointment.

Thank Carm F
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198 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I last reviewed La Cuccagna in September 2012. I am glad to say that they still offer a very good pizza, and have now also more to offer on their menu, including daily specials. They are very well known for their very good tasty (thin crust) pizza.

Thank SLM_Malta
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Shared the special ribeye for 2, very very good. Started with the calamari which was also excellent. No hesitation to recommend this restaurant. Causal dress as I am sure the pictures show.

Thank Iainandles
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner on a Friday evening - didn't open until 7 and no problem getting a table early. Best pasta I have eaten in years - spaghetti with rabbit. Mrs W had the pork cheek risotto - very good risotto but meat didn't add anything. Good service - would definitely go again if in Sliema.

Thank walmo1955
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

We have eaten at LCuccagna on numerous previous visits, but this time we were disappointed. The waitress was grumpy and uncommunicative; the pizza base was under cooked/raw in places and the 'spaghetti in rabbit sauce' was very thin, watery and distinctly lacking in rabbit!

Thank Dianne7342
Croydon, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

The area is over run with restaurants serving pasta, pizzas and burgers. While this restaurant has a similar menu, it is a pleasant surprise tucked just round the corner in a side street. Unlike the many bland restaurants on the sea front, this place feels as though you are stepping into a bit of Malta. It's a bit of a... More 

Thank Nigel K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $19
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amery Street, 47, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: 35621346703

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