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Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon first entering the staff were happy to assist and showed us a range of food options and their recommendations. After buying the food I did not receive my change, they claimed they forgot I had given them €20 and not €10. They were nice...enough and quickly rectified this. I got a chicken wrap which was full of bones and leaked all out of the packet, very poor. I would recommend the pastry options however.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed March 16, 2022

I have been to Dolci Peccati, Balluta, Sliema, three or four times, but I will never go back. The service is just TERRIBLE! Waiters, or to be more precise, waitresses (one in particular!!!), do not know the meaning of the word "kindness". They ignore you...or keep you waiting for ages, and they are always incredibly RUDE! It is a shame, as people in the kitchen do a good job. I would suggest owners should train the personnel before clients decide to leave this place for good.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed February 13, 2022

I love this place, their coffee is amazing, the atmosphere, view, music etc & the workers are so friendly. However there is one women who is the most friendly & easy going out of all ,they call her Lola , I enjoy going there every...morning just to see her passion about work ,she is so enthusiastic & let you love the cafe for real ! ♥️More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed December 23, 2021

The food is good. However each time I go there I wonder how rude and careless a waitress can be. When I somehow betray myself and dare go again (because the food is good), the waitress is even worse than the time before. So now...I have decided...the service here is simply too bad. Not worth it.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed October 5, 2021 via mobile

Simply the best pizza south of Naples. Antonio a master pizzaiolo. He may be a Saint! The best on the island

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 21, 2021

The best cannolo I tried in Malta so far, really nice location and super friendly and kind staff. Keep it up!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 19, 2021 via mobile

There is nothing good I can say about this restaurant. I ordered an omelette that comes with chips and toast but I’d asked for salad instead of toast. I got dry toast, dry salad and a sort of omelette. The waitress walked off before we...could point out it was wrong and ask for some seasoning/dressing. My partner ordered a breakfast that looked absolutely nothing like the picture, barely identifiable. This restaurant obviously doesn’t care about repeat business. Or their customers in general.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 8, 2021 via mobile

Great Italian fare in St. Julian’s! Everything in this restaurant is made from scratch. This includes the pasta! The owner was very nice as was the staff. The arincina were great!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 30, 2021

My wife and I visited this restaurant a few times during our stay in St.Julians. We found food offering to be a great choice including Pizza, Toasties, Salad and not forgetting the delicious Gelato Ice Cream -- wow ! Service received always very efficient and...friendly. Thank youMore

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 1, 2021

The food and dinks are good but the service is slow and they always try to charge you more. If you go there, ask for the bill and check it with the menu prices.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed February 8, 2021

Arrived to a rude and unwelcoming reception, the tables were dirty, the toilets were filthy and when I moved a table that was not in use I was told off like a small child and told that I should have asked first. I would have...asked had someone have even come to talk to me or take my order but I was ignored, first time that I have made to feel unwelcome in such a place in sliema, not normal and not nice.... Dirty dirty dirty...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed December 16, 2020

I like the location and the place, as well. I enjoy being there on the terrace, usually in summer. The coffee, cappuccino and food are good. The prices are reasonable. The service, I don't know, to be honest. I´m not really convinced with the service...because the waiters don't care about giving at least average services. In my opinion, they should improve their level of service because they have high qualified competitors. I´d go only in case I can´t find another option available in that area.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed October 11, 2020 via mobile

Delicious sushi and also delicious sweets. Lots of varities. Great for a quick stop. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 11, 2020 via mobile

Has nothing to do with Sicilian pastry quality. Sweets may look nice but taste not good. We took rumbaba which was totally soaked in rum and out of 3 types of mille fogli only one tasted ok.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 9, 2020

We had several breakfasts at Dolci Peccati and my difficulty was to choose just one or two items per day! Everything is so tasty, so well made I just wanted to eat it all! Croissants and bagels are great, and the baklava is to die...for!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Dolci Peccati is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4