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Il Galeone

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Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2131 6420
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sliema, Malta
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Il Galeone is a restaurant which for thirty years has maintained a high level in service and food. Being a small restaurant it offers a cosy and warm ambiance. Dishes are varied and are all freshly prepared. Make it a point to pay this restaurant a visit. You will not regret it.

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Thank PIERREGERMAN
Swieqi, Malta
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Dined at this place with my wife, 86 year old mother and a family friend. My mother is not only an exceptionally good cook but also very critical about just about every restaurant we take her to. This restaurant offers a selection which is refreshingly different from the norm such as the liver which was excellent. When my mother said... More 

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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237 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we looked through the window last night after a below par meal, we knew this was the place to eat. And tonight proved us correct! Small, friendly, subdued music with sailing decor, we were lucky to get a table as we had not booked and the majority of tables carried Reserved signs. Having eaten there we now... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful food, faultless professional and friendly service. If you become a regular customer you can be certain that all your preferences in food and wine will be meticulously remembered. I am a regular customer starting 2010 and hope to remain one as long as I travel to Malta

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Malta
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

Reserved a table for two, it was our Anniversary. I had a starter which was the Home Made Pate which was home made as I never had in this way and it was high on the salt. I ordered Scampi Provencal usually I get it served with boiled rice but got the House Vegetables and so called Roast Potatoes which... More 

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malta kappara
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Was there last week for dinner with friends ,food was excellent ,you wish it never finishes from starters to mains to desert ,staff so helpful and super friendly ,for sure we will be back ,well done to all at IL Galeone

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

We like dining here and each time we are in Malta we come here several times. The staff are all friendly, the food is good, the atmosphere is relaxed, lively and welcoming and the prices are extremely reasonable.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

Staying at Marina Hotell we have mostly only turned righted for eating, but tonight we turned left and choosed the last one and what a pleasant surprised. We were not very hungry so decided only for starter. First we got bread and fabric napkin, first time after 10 days on Malta. So even though ordering only starters we get delicous... More 

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Hoting, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Very nice food, excellent service 👍 Such a nice restaurant, highly recomended! So nice that we went back 3 times during our vacation on Malta 👏👍😀

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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Returned to the restaurant as visited the previous year and the food and service continues to be excellent. Took other members of the family aged 9 to 75 and all said they would return. Thank you. An intimate, popular restaurant so book if a larger party.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2131 6420

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