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244 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1114, Malta
+356 2123 4385
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had an enjoyable lunch on a very hot day in Caffe Cordina. First we sat outside for iced coffees, then we ventured inside for lunch. Lovely food, and lovely staff!

Thank Lasraz
Island of Malta, Malta
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's the most popular cafe on the maltese islands. therefore if you're visiting Valletta you have to go there for a coffee and pastizzi/cake ets.

Thank AlexCasha
Sliema, Malta
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A place one must visit when in Valletta. Well known for the food, cakes, coffee and excellent service. The premises itself is beautiful and the tables outside are in one of the nicest squares in Valletta.

Thank George P
Zabbar, Malta
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the oldest restaurant/cafe in the capital city of Malta (Valletta). The place is very interesting to visit to see its architecture of building from the inside and also have outside seating.

Thank MartinMicallef
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When you visit Valletta make sure to visit our best cafeteria in town, that's Caffe Cordina. This Italian style cafe offers the best cappuccino and the largest variety of cakes and goodies of the best quality. Its also the meeting place for Maltese businessman , lawers and politicians and the cream de cream of the Maltese society. The art décor... More 

Thank vallettaMalta
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Also a pleasure to stop by for a good coffee and a dessert! Service is always very efficient. Products always fresh.

Thank liv082
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a central place to meet people , famous so you will not get lost , snacks are really good , coffee is also good , & the ice creams, well in this heat who would not enjoy a lovely Ice-cream

Thank Jayne G
Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Service slow and uninterested - took more than half an hour for 2 breakfasts to be served. However, the location made up for this somewhat.

Thank lauloo19
Xghajra, Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We are regulars in this place. Always the best coffee served together with a vast array of pastries and even sweet cakes. A must for any visitor.

Thank Cordpa
Porto, Portugal
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Central location in Valletta with great esplanade it has fantastic desserts (such has the fruits millefeuille) and great snacks (such as the Pastizzi), Everything look great, the price is a bit expensive but worth it.

Thank baccoelho

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $28
Cafe, Mediterranean, European
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1114, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2123 4385
Located in an old palazzo in the bustling streets of Valletta, Caffe Cordina occupies a special place in the hearts of local and foreign visitors alike. Tracing its origins back to a small tea shop in Bormla, it has since grown and flourished into the Maltese icon we know today. The company is made up of a passionate team of dedicated staff members who take pride in their work and their role in the Caffe Cordina legacy. The quality food they provide and their consistently high-standard of service is testimony to this notion, whilst its long line of experience in the catering industry has resulted in the enviable reputation it enjoys today.

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