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Dolceria Croce Bonaci

24 | St John Str, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT1168, Malta
+356 2124 7933
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“lasagne” (2 reviews)
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24 | St John Str, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT1168, Malta
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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Visited this little cafe several times during our stay. It is clearly very popular with the locals and for good reason. First visit we had coffee and savoury pastries. Second visit we took lasagne for take away which was very tasty and also some sweet...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed September 26, 2017

The cafe is very cheap which makes it ideal to grab something on the go since someone doesn't spend so much on just lunch. The food is good, and it's nice atmosphere although the cafe is a bit small and usually has too much people...More

Thank Shanicexo
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Took some friends from abroad here ... they really enjoyed the pastizzi and qassatat (both savoury and sweet) ... we also had kwareżimal and of course, the coffee is just right.

Thank clareazz2014
Reviewed March 26, 2017

If you want an inexpensive and quick but tasty lunch to keep you going through your holiday in Valletta without wasting too much time, then have it at the Dolceria Croce Bonaci, just off St John Cathedral, down the steep street. It is a small...More

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Relatively modest selection of food, but reasonably good quality. Great to see the display cabinets being cleaned during a quite period. Festa sweets were available and they were great , coffe and tea were of a high standard ( for Malta) Tea, coffee, cake and...More

1  Thank tobykeen
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Now ...if you have a sweet tooth this is the place to go. Pastries and other sweet delicacies to taste and savor and above all to enjoy

Thank XiaongMao
Reviewed December 11, 2016

i was loooking for a nice place to spent my last breakfast in La Valletta when i noticed this place. It offers many kind of local, well-done sweets and other things such as "pastizzi" . here i ate the best "pastizzi" in Malta.

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a much needed coffee and cake. Very good and very cheap so will be back tomorrow. Just a few yards from the cathedral.

Thank Phil_UK57
Reviewed October 15, 2016

At Croce Bonaci locals greet each other and visitors are welcome. The coffee is great, the pastry fresh and wonderful in the morning. We could start each morning with their coffee.

Thank CTHSherry
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We visited on recommendation mid morning and the place was already 3/4 full. Greeted by Charles (one of the owners). Our drinks and fine cakes were delivered very quickly. Bonus for me was that decaf coffee was no problem - I also noticed a good...More

1  Thank Dave E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 | St John Str, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT1168, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2124 7933
  • E-mail
We serve a variety of local snacks, pasta, baguettes, wraps and sweets. Best quality and value for money.
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