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137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 5923
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I stumbled into Ambrosia last night - no booking, but we were drawn in by the delicious aroma emanating from within this charming restaurant. We both had the braised rabbit with dates - simple tradional fare superbly cooked, and paired with a lovely glass of local wine selected by our hosts. The staff were warm and interested,... More 

Thank Ross_Sharron_Judith
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First and last .. service and food was very poor.. saw good reviews on trip advisor about this restaurant but I have to admit people tend you settle for everything. . The service is terrible and the food not so great. Had a table booked for 9pm on valentines day and by 10.30 the restaurant was empty. .. so tell... More 

Thank Joe S
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, wonderful friendly service and a cosy ambience. We went on the chance there might be a table and were rewarded with a thoroughly enchanting evening. I highly recommend a visit

Thank Tugger2k
Zejtun, Malta
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An average restaurant, with an average/low service. Dessert was good. Price wise adequate. Next time i think i'll pass.

Thank Thomas_4424
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was okay but slightly overpriced, compared to Maltese standards. Friendly but slightly sloppy service. My seabass was nicely cooked but without no flavours added (no spice, herb, salt). My partner's rabbit was nice but nothing special. Veggies and fries on the side were a bit small for two persons. Overall an acceptable experience but nothing to remember. There were... More 

Thank S B
Stockport, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel recommended I eat at the Ambrosia Restaurant & I was not disappointed. The menu was varied & quite different. I chose to have the boned quail which was stuffed with a walnut stuffing, served with a very tasty gravy. It was delicious & came with a bowl of baked, carmellised vegetables. The lemon cheese cake I had for... More 

Thank rover33507
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ambrosia is a small restaurant but full with charme and a very nice and efficient staff. We tried the goat cheese soufflé, the veal Milanesa and the pork belly with honey and everything was deliciouse and nicely cooked. Although prices are a little bit high for Malta (we paid 80€, no wine, and just one dessert), the place, the food... More 

Thank Susana G
Chester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

Small - outside tables - too cold to use in the winter. Maybe should book Excellent food - great service and ambience Only negative - they don't take our HSBC credit card - why?

Thank Geoffrey D
Limerick, Ireland
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017

Ambrosia had been recommended by Irish friends who know their food and we were really looking forward to it. It has a central location in Valetta and a lovely atmosphere inside which we enjoyed with our apertives which were served very quicly by Joseph. The first suspicion that not all was going to be all right came when we ordered... More 

Thank John Q
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Delicious lunch today with beautifully cooked rabbit with prunes. The meat was so tender it almost fell off the bones! Lemon cheesecake was also splendid and my husband enjoyed the pannacotta with blackcurrants.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 5923

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