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8 Dragonara Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming to shivas for about a year now, I went on a hunt for the best indian place in malta and during this hunt, we tried over 6 places which are known to be good. I must say Shivas is the only one we have been coming back to weekend after weekend. Never dissapointed. Takeaway is also great!... More 

Thank Lee P
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended by a friend but everyone was underwhelmed to be honest. Service was slow, took an hour for main course to arrive. I knew I should've stayed at the hotel that night and raided the mini bar

Thank Pete S
Hertford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awful. Rubbish. What more can I say. I was looking round for the hidden camera at one point thinking this must be a wind up. Service blunt and unfriendly not to mention slow. My 90 year old grandmother could serve quicker ! When food did turn up it was awful. Chicken tikka masala ??? Come on. Tikka chicken pieces in... More 

1 Thank David W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

I like this authentic Indian restaurant. Fresh ingredients. Delicious. Nice atmosphere. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank clkamg
Melksham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Delicious highly recommended best Indian we have ever had!! We had butter chicken, tikka masala, pilau rice and Peshawar bread we are going to go back before our holiday finishes!

Thank Jueboo73
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Service was great really friendly staff and the food was very tasty definitely recommend this place.

1 Thank sara o
Sollentuna, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a place worth visiting - tasty and hearty portions. We loved their papadams, spinach & ginger soup, sizzling tandoori chickens, house speciality chicken and chicken masala. Great garlic nan breads and Kungfisher beer... The place was pretty full with native costumers which I always think is a good sign. Affordable prices.

3 Thank Rudbeckius
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten in many Indian restaurants in various countries and we have to say the quality of food here was outstanding . The meat was tender , the sauces were excellent with the right amount of spice , the service was attentive and we think you would be hard pushed to find a better Indian restaurant in Malta.

2 Thank TOFF777
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

We had a lovely meal at Shiva's. The restaurant is clean and comfortable (quite near the entrance to the Westin). We had Chicken Saag and Chicken Masala Special which were both really lovely. Rice was enough for two!

2 Thank craigpatt
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

On our week trip to St Julian's we went to quite a few restaurants nearby and decided one evening to go to Shivas Indian restaurant in Dragonara Road. My husband had Chicken Tikka Masala and I had vegetable biryani, we didn't order starters or loads of side plates and I wonder if this is why we didn't get very good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Dragonara Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: 21384399

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?