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Fra Giuseppe Wine Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, European
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3, Dun Spir Sammut Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
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Birgu (Vittoriosa), Malta
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Such a cute cosy place with lots of atmosphere, located next to the church. Friendly staff too and the platters are great value !

Thank BeckyPortelli
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Large, delicious platters in a cosy atmosphere. we enjoyed the mixed platters so we could try a little bit of everything. Also a large selection of local and foreign wines.

Thank Elena-Marie G
Mellieha, Malta
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

My friend told me about it and me and my husband and her husband went to eat we had seafood salad and they had Malta salad thing plater .We loved it , music was soft and light was shades and old times feel , friendly staff and great service ! We did not wait much for the food ! The... More 

Thank Virginia P
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Food is fresh and of high quality. Restaurant offers simple menu with some typical maltese dishes. Great variety of wines. We orderded a plate of different flavours, like local cheese, meats, olives etc. It was perfect. We visited 6 different restaurants in Malta and these was the best.

Thank Karolina P
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Winebar near Corinthia Palace Spa hotel and Melita gardens. Don't expect very good food, these are more like side dishes besides the wine.

1 Thank Michael T
Exeter, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to visit this wine bar by one of the concierges at the Corinthia Palace Hotel nearby. Super atmosphere, great value platters & wide-ranging wine list. We didn't like the first bottle of Maltese white which we tried, but there was no fuss about choosing another & we were happy! Booking recommended, as we were the only on-spec... More 

Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Quaint wine bar in a 17th century house. Home cooked food (pasta, pizza, cold platters) was very good as was the local wine. Small and quiet but popular with locals.

Thank clivem9
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed it very much. Platters were delicious and atmosphere great, even the dessert was delicious. We will go again for sure!

Thank BetsyValletta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to this place for years now and we always had a great time. Excellent food and wine offered. Keep it up !

Thank alanbons
Manchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We ate here twice in our 5 day stay at the Corinthian Palace. A great little place, full of character, great food and lovely staff. Had the best bottle of SA Pinotage outside of SA. Would highly recommend, short stroll from the hotel

1 Thank Karen J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3, Dun Spir Sammut Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Balzan

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