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Pizzeria Trattoria Vecchia Taranto

279 Saint Paul Street, Valletta, Island of Malta vlt14, Malta
+356 2122 1783
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (82 reviews)
“parma ham” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
279 Saint Paul Street, Valletta, Island of Malta vlt14, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of my friends recommended this place to me... Knowing the place was small I booked a table in advance. The D-day arrived my friends and I were really looking forward to taste their pizza but we simply didn't reach this point. When we arrived...More

1  Thank Vince P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second visit for Saturday dinner to this pizzeria in the heart of Valletta. One of the most succulent pizzas on the island in my view. The dough is thin, crispy and light and the ingredients are always fresh and of very good...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visted a few times. The restaurant itself is quite tiny but the pizza is worth it! My personal favourite is San Daniele. Pizza tastes fresh is absolutely delicious!

Thank stefaniatadama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The upstairs seating area is tiny but welcoming, but more importantly, the pizza is excellent. This is authentic Italian pizza, so if you're a Pizza Hut deep-dish fan, it may not be for you. The toppings were fresh and flavourful and I could almost eat...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in this restaurant always exceeds our expectations. It's true. It's a super small restaurant but the atmosphere is nice. With some small upgrades this place could become even more demanded.

Thank Leli A
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Pizza was good and the choices are great. However price is not reasonable. Paying 14 euro for a takeaway pizza, which is double the average price is not acceptable.

Thank John s
Reviewed March 4, 2018

As the italian saying goes "botte piccola fa vino buono" - a small bottle makes a good wine. This place is great - small interior-wise but huge in flavors and character. Pizza excellent, staff really nice and good choice of wine. Nothing more to add....More

Thank fairyjany
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Last weekend my girlfriend and I were looking for a cheap option to eat out in valletta since we were out all afternoon and did not get any food ready. Without checking any reviews about the place we went in and up the stairs of...More

Thank adriancaruana569
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Best pizza we had in a long time plus the pizza making cook seems so happy and enjoying his work! It's such a quaint place. You have to climb a narrow spiral stair case and upstairs in a smallish space you will enjoy your yummy...More

Thank mugisele
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Delicious pizza in a cozy environment. Very nice staff. It is an authentic Italian pizza restaurant in a small upstairs room.

Thank Benjamin B
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October 4, 2017|
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I remeber only that they start at 6.30PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 Saint Paul Street, Valletta, Island of Malta vlt14, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 1783
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