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Trabuxu Bistro

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8/9 South Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1104, Malta
+356 2122 0357
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Munich, Germany
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Perfect ambience, food, staff and overall environment this place is so welcoming with its friendly staff and delicious food I wish I could go there every day!

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Thank Sarah_Mifsud
Island of Malta, Malta
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have frequented this bistro many times and it has always been good. The menu has a good selection, plus there are a few additional specials of the day which are always worth considering. I particularly like and recommend the pasta dishes, however, the meat and fish dishes are just as good. Visited for lunch with a first-time visitor to... More 

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Thank Peter C
Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined friends for dinner and had wonderful food. Our Maltese friends were surprised at the noise level, and we found it to be exhausting trying to hear each other.

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Thank Lori P
Valletta, Malta
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good dinner here with some friends. It was busy so service was a little slow. The atmosphere was ok also. The waiter knew his stuff which was great. With a main course and local wine we paid approx 35 euros per head for a group of 5 people.

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Thank NRP1972
Berlin, Germany
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buzzing and friendly with a jovial host - who welcomed us heartily and described the "specials". They augment a menu which is relatively short - but very good. However, there were quite a lot of "specials" - so please provide a board or written list because we would have liked to think them over in our own time! We chose... More 

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Thank rogermargaret2015
Thetford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A welcoming staff and tasty, well cooked and presented food made this our best meal in Malta. The restaurant was lively and the atmosphere and ambience perfect. Couldn't recommend it highly enough.

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Thank NJS276
Criccieth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First I'd like to thanks all the staff for the service . Then regarding the food it was fabulous best meal I had for years and so decided to come back a second time and excellent again .being in the catering business myself and also a chef ,I can only advise people to come here for food ,don't bother going... More 

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Thank Hebert L
Penang, Malaysia
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140 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice place,cosy and well designed. The menu covers most Maltese classic, and I would recommend the rabbit in particular. Good wines as well.

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Thank Stefano M
London UK
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable dinner, with good food, very good service and lively atmosphere. Set in the heart of Valletta, thius bistro lived up to its reputation. Good menu choices including local specialities. A great start to our short break.

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Thank CliffWebb
Malta
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179 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant that serves both Mediterranean and Maltese food in a lovely atmosphere. The decor is very attractive and appealing, and gives more enjoyment to the dining experience.

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Thank SLM_Malta

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $25
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8/9 South Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1104, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 0357
Description
Trabuxu Bistro is synonymous with exceptional quality; food, wine, service and ambience; incorporating the passion and promotion of art and culture into Malta's capital city. Trabuxu Bistro opened in 2010 and is jointly run by Kris and Krista Fenech Soler.

Open for both lunch and dinner, the menu changes quarterly and features dishes comprised of fresh seasonal ingredients, hand selected by its experienced chefs. Regular specials are featured.

Trabuxu Bistro does not accept patrons with children under the age of 12 years.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?