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Sharma Ethnic Cuisines

Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
+356 2145 3817
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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Indian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an enjoyable dinner here while staying in Malta recently. Service was good and there was a good selection of food too. We enjoyed a bottle of a reasonably priced Shiraz. We shared two dishes and the bill with wine was a reasonable £60

Thank terryrothery
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Being of Indian origin I always crave my spicy food as you can see from my previous reviews. We found this restaurant as we were staying at the nearby Hilton and wanted to have some Indian food. Would highly recommend this restaurant for Indian food...More

Thank Digant V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice atmosphere. The restaurant has a wide choice of, Mediterranean, Indian and Arabian cuisine. We chose different Indian dishes which we shared between us. The food was excellent so was the live entertainment by the world renowned violist, George Curmi (il Puse') accompanied by...More

Thank Anna Maria M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I Ordered delivery from Facebook of over €100. First I was charged €6 for delivery to San Gwann which I decided to overlook. When the delivery came, on time, I realised that a number of sides were missing from the delivery. I called the restaurant...More

Thank John-Paul A
FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sharma offers a takeaway service with pickup or delivery to all over Malta. Customers can order online or by calling the restaurant. We do our best to ensure that the order is complete and that the food will be delivered in the best condition for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience through out the evening starting with the 2 hr free parking, the live music, the excellent food and the view. We ordered starters but still they gave us free nibbles as soon as we sat at our table. The food didn't...More

Thank Jessica P
Francesco C, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

At Sharma we appreciate that some customers find it strange that we ask them to pack themselves any left-over food which they would like to take home. Our policy is written on the first page of the menu and we quote: 'Left-Over Food If you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a balmy evening in Saint Julian our small group strolled through Portomaso Marina admiring all the yachts up close before deciding on where to eat. There were many enticing places but in the end we opted for Sharma. Our diverse group ordered a variety...More

Thank 101GeordieGirl
FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

At Sharma, once you place your order, we give a complimentary nibble to have with your drinks while waiting for your food. In cases where the guest prefers to skip starters, we always recommend taking a small starter to share which will make the waiting...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We approached this restaurant with the view to taking a table however we wanted to see the drinks menu as all was present at the "welcome" stand as such was a food menu with no drinks on it. We were spoken to by a member...More

Thank K-Edin88
FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sharma offers a food menu and also a drinks menu besides the wine list which offers a big variety of wines. Being a very busy restaurant we only accept diners as tables are very much in demand. It is very true that we do not...More

Reviewed September 15, 2017

Visited this restaurant on the back of high praise from friends. Certainly not disappointed in any way, A warm welcome from the start. The menu has plenty to offer & its such a shame we didn't have the time to revisit during our vacation. We...More

Thank Sidandpaula
FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. We believe that, in this hectic life, not everyone will find the time to leave a review considering that we are serving thousands of satisfied customers every month. We take note of every review...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

We dined here back in December when it was still located in Mdina. After several days of Maltese food, enjoying some Indian dishes was a welcomed break. The dining room was charming and comfy. We also enjoyed the one-man musical performance during dinner. It was...More

Thank PeanutButters
Reviewed August 28, 2017

I visited this restaurant with a large group - a choir on tour in Malta. We were treated to a fine multi course, pre-arranged meal, featuring indian and other foods. The service was very good and the food was amazing. A fine experience!

Thank EMP1963
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August 20, 2016|
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Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Yes, all food is halal. Thanks.
mario C
March 1, 2016|
Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We do only take away but we do not do any deliveries. thanks and kind regards. Sharma Ethnic Cuisines
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$24 - $35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 3817
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Sharma is a popular restaurant which was previously in Mdina and has now moved to Portomaso, St. Julian's offering an eclectic mix of traditional cuisines from India, North Africa and the Mediterranean.
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