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Fra Giuseppe Wine Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
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3, Dun Spir Sammut Street, Balzan, Island of Malta, Malta
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Badly served by this wine bar. Amazing quiet location and decent cuisine, however, i had a reservation booked and was made to wait for 45 minutes to be seated. We had actually given up on getting seated so the wait might have been longer should we not have left to search for another place. Disappointing.

Thank marieborgalden
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The food menu is reasonably varied, but keep in mind this is a wine bar. Platters are good and the camembert (not on the menu) is delicious. The service is very accommodating.

Thank rainwaterfall
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

is not the first time we went to Fra giuseppe . the staff and the place is fantastic :-)me And my friends Really enjoyed :-))

Thank XX111
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Massive disappointment Barely adequate wine list and for a summer outdoor area place quite a poor Beer selection Platters are a robbery- if I wanted greens , crackers or bread I would have ordered them and not a cheese and meat ones.

Thank ecosquirrel2015
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

This wine bar is situated in a quiet and cozy part of Balzan, next to the church. The staff is very kind and helpfull. Even special requests that were not on the menu were realized. We noticed that it even with 30 people sitting around us the noise wasn't disturbing at all. No yelling childeren!!!! The wine selection is great,... More 

Thank Henk M
Doha, Qatar
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

Wine bar is so close to the church. Good service !! You will meet lots of local people. Out door seating available. Very cozy and fresh in the summer. We visited this place many time due to excellent service.

Thank nilanthif414
Birgu (Vittoriosa), Malta
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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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61 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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
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5 of 5 bubbles 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
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?