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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” (72 reviews)
“bruschetta” (38 reviews)
“fresh fish” (38 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
61 Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We found this place by accident while we were wandering around looking for a place off the main area that was open as most local restaurants were closed on a Sunday night. It was delightful. Front of house was run by a young couple who...More

Thank JandJ150
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant in September 2014. We are now back in June 2018. We find it as good as ever. We both had the rabbit liver pate as a starter - it was excellent - light nearly like a smooth mousse with a tang....More

Thank Joules53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Boys had lamb shanks, girls had fish. Best food on the table was definitely the fish. Cannot complain that the lamb shank was bad but was far away from the best I have eaten. Let’s say it would not “fall off the bone”. The ambience...More

Thank Marius C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not often I care to leave a bad restaurant review but this was so disappointing others should know. For most restaurants there is something positive about it, not for this. The room is not inviting, has no ambiance. The service indifferent, on the edge of...More

Thank ohlnielsen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a little gem. My husband and I dined here last Sunday evening and had a delicious meal. Luckily we had booked as the place soon filled up. The evening began by being served complimentary bruschetta and little cups of tasty leek and potato soup....More

Thank cp39
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cosy restaurant is in Bakery Street just a few doors up the road from the well known 'Rubinos' in which we had eaten a few days before (booking essential). We were looking for something similar, away from all the noisy pavement cafes and noticed...More

Thank AWP_9
Reviewed May 15, 2018

We came for dinner a little late on a busy Friday and without a reservation but were welcomed and the friendly staff let us know before they seated us that they were short-staffed and that service might be a little slow. They were so attentive,...More

Thank oneeyedman
Reviewed April 10, 2018

We were made to feel very welcome even though we hadn’t booked. The catch of the day was shown to us before we chose our main course and we did in fact choose the tuna which proved to be delicious! The waiters were extremely attentive...More

Thank 707Karen57
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed dinner here. Service was really good and food was delicious. They have open window kitchen which is for me always a plus for restaurant (they have nothing to hide). When I've ask for fresh fish they showed me offer on a plate....More

Thank Danijela A
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Not usually a veal eater, I am now a convert thanks to the quality of the cooking in this pretty and friendly restaurant. Judging by the free broccoli soup and tomato crostini taster, they are good at other things too. And it was an easy...More

Thank Fiona J
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August 29, 2017|
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Response from AlsterHamburg | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you should call the restaurant and not a guest!
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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, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, 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
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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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