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La Cuccagna

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Amery Street, 47, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
35621346703
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7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Island of Malta
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I simply love this place! From the first time I walked in I felt very welcome and comfortable. The whole setting has a certain charm to it and staff are happy-go-lucky and flexible with your requests. Their Argentinian rib eye is mouth-watering as is their Pizzotto, Quinoa and Lentil Grilled Chicken Salad, fresh fish of the day, apple pie, and... More 

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avidtripper2
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very welcoming staff. Shown a table straight away & left to order at leisure. No pressure to order extras which is a welcome change from many places we've eaten at. Great pizza & chilled beers. Food arrived quickly and there was plenty of it! Nice family atmosphere and wide range of clientele from locals to tourists all enjoying the food... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Cuccagna on the first night of our holiday. The place was busy and the atmosphere good. We both had pizza which was an average price and very good but the drinks seemed a little expensive. Some tables appeared to receive a complementary lemoncello after their meals but we didn't so I assume we didn't spend enough

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Singapore, Singapore
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've ordered the Argentinian steak and my fiancée ordered the lobster burger and her brother ordered the normal beef burger the portion was really huge and filling and the food is wonderful. Price was slightly higher €24 for steak €20 for lobster burger but it's worth it because of the massive portion. It had a homely feel at the restaurant... More 

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Thank Andy L
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Cuccagna was nearby for us so we decided to try it out. The pizza was delicious and the traditional pasta carbonara was mind blowing. One of the best italian culinary experiences I have had. We then had a few more days in Malta and went back to La Cuccagna and our second experience of it was as good as... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy with lots of locals which is always a good sign. Welcoming atmosphere and excellent service. We both had traditional rabbit dishes which were well prepared if a little large in portion size. House red very drinkable.

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Thank Rob S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My second visit to this lovely restaurant. Fantastic for pizza and pasta but all other dishes are excellent too. Good selection on menu.Service was excellent with manager coming over to check all was well. Clean, good atmosphere no need to book. Steps going down but help was at hand with pushchair.

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Il-Kalkara, null, Malta
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My God..the best pizza in Malta??? As if!! I had the worst ever night earlier this evening.My partner and I live close to La Cuccagna..we thought we would go there early for dinner...How sad that a Cal-zone Pizza arrives..and this is no lie. with virtually no filling apart from cheese,half an egg, three small pieces of ham no tomato but... More 

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Birgu (Vittoriosa), Malta
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A family owned restaurant in a popular location, just seconds away from Malta's famous promenade. Down to earth and friendly owners. Restaurant staff well mannered, friendly and efficient. Been going there since it opened ,for more than 20 years, and it still excellent. Fine food. Top restaurant.

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Attard, Malta
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Had pizza lombardia with mozzarella di buffala. It was delicious like all the other pizza variations I have previously tried. Attentive staff and welcoming atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $19
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
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?