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Capistrano Restaurant

61 Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 5329
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rabbit” (62 reviews)
“loin” (15 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (24 reviews)
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
61 Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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1 - 10 of 610 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a find! €6.95 for a bruchetta starter, massive pasta dish main AND a glass of wine. I was very impressed, the food was lovely and the head waiter/owner was very friendly and professional!

Thank Sairaanhoitaja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our first visit to Malta found this restaurant on our way back to our apartment and decided to visit the next evenings. The catch of the day is presented on a tray for you to look at before you decide what to order for...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at Capistrano during our vacation in Valletta. There were two waiters who were friendly but we had to wait a while before we were given menus. Our dinner started with a good little complementary starter; then I went with the rabbit tortelloni,...More

Thank voolaa
Reviewed June 18, 2017

We found this restaurant when we first visited Valletta in 2013. It was great then and it's great now. We visited twice on our recent week's holiday. The first time the restaurant was a little quiet (Tues evening), but the second time it had a...More

Thank nwbsol
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We ate a starter (buffallo mozzarella), the typical rabbit dishes and a desert. Everything tasted lovely and was full of flavor. The only small negative thing to mention is, that the waiter didn't refill the wine in our glasses, so i dripped the molten ice...More

Thank Miguel L
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner for 2 here, place is kind of small, very intimate, it was very busy around 9, fully booked, as a result I guess the guys were a bit overwhelmed. Floor staff was very nice, but service was too slow. Food was great, very...More

Thank Bud2301
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this after good reviews on Trip Advisor.The starters were excellent and large portion wise,but the main courses let it down.We had the specials,I had veal escalope which was very thin slices which had been braised in a sauce and sadly was...More

Thank emdyer
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

When we arrived at 8.30pm, we were led through an empty upstairs room and seated downstairs down a very steep spiral staircase (to use the toilet you had to go back up these stairs then down an even more perilous set) There was one other...More

Thank Gisele C
Reviewed May 27, 2017

delicious and fresh seafood and pasta prepared carefully and served by a friendly and enthusiastic staff. We met ch Malcolm and he is passionate about his profession. Incidentally his wife has a bistro open Merchant street where we enjoyed a lovely lunch (there is a...More

Thank Cam B
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Went there on a Monday night when we were on holiday in Valletta. It certainly lived up to the reviews by providing not only excellent food but by being served by staff seemed genuinely proud of the food they were offering. Well done. We will...More

Thank Barrie14G
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Theresa N
January 6, 2015|
Response from capistranomalta | Property representative |
Hi, our restaurant is quite small and is very intimate. We do have some gluten free dishes. Thank you Good day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $41
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 5329
  • E-mail
Capistrano is a small restaurant with Fine Mediterranean Cuisine. It is a ten minute walk from Valletta’s main entrance and it’s very close to the Manoel Theatre. Capistrano Restaurant is the place where you can dine in a relaxing atmosphere. Our main priority is to keep a high quality standard in food and service.
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