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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%
Travelers talk about
“rabbit” (72 reviews)
“bruschetta” (37 reviews)
“fresh fish” (38 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
61 Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed April 24, 2015

Attended for the first time recently. The food is good if a little stodgy. I had the tortollini followed by stuffed rabbit loin. Latter had mushroom pie followed by pork loin. Very tasty. The only downside was that the waiter was determined to pour our...More

1  Thank shug67
Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful food and great service. Would definitely recommend to come here for a meal any time. For mains my boyfriend had the pork belly, I had the Garganelli pasta with Maltese sausage. We enjoyed all three courses and the good service.

Thank Jebbikah
Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Beautifully presented and tasting food, served at reasonable prices. However, the waiter was brash and impolite and this unfortunately tainted our experience of what was otherwise a great restaurant.

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Based on reviews we went here for lunch: it is quiet during lunch, and service impeccable, despite that our dear waiter struggled a bit w English. Food was delicious!! Favourites were Garganelli w Maltese sausage (despite that I am not too fond of meat taste)...More

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed April 12, 2015

Among several excellent restaurants we visited in Malta this one is unbeatable Exquisite and original dishes , affordable prices Dedicated waiters But above all a cook who could well have been trained in the Fat Duck or in the George V in Paris Deserves a...More

Thank Francois D
Reviewed April 10, 2015

Expected so much more. We were seated downstairs, which is a strange room, with no atmosphere down there. All the food was nice, but nothing special. Nothing bad about the food, but nothing to say 'wow' about either. Each of us also said our food...More

Thank JenniMalta
Reviewed April 8, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal here and marvelled at how one waiter, plus a dumb waiter, coped with a full restaurant. Everything we had was deliious and the rabbit was so good I was tempted to return to have it a second time - but...More

Thank goinglightly1
Reviewed April 7, 2015

We had two great meals at Capistrano during our holiday. Both meals started with lovely amuse bouche. The staff took great care in helping us select the best wine for us. Highlights were house smoked duck salad as a starter, seabass with a clam and...More

Thank CLprint
Reviewed April 3, 2015

Went with 3 more friends. We were served complimentary soup and bruschetta. I ordered spaghetti with tomato sauce, octopus, olives and capers. I mentioned if spaghetti were not 'al dente' I wouldn't eat them. They came perfect, i was really happy of the quality of...More

Thank Massimo B
Reviewed April 3, 2015

Arrived without prior booking around 6:30pm, was no problem and we got a window seat. Waiters were attentive, both really friendly and knowledgeable. I ordered rabbit, my girlfriend the tortellini as a main, both were incredible and so filling. Shared a cheesecake dessert which was...More

Thank Ashlee1978
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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
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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