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Marfa Road, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
35621524468
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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent meal in nice clean modern restaurant. Quiet reasonable prices . Staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Tunbridge Wells
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate there on our first night and went back almost every other night of our ten day stay. The portions are absolutely massive and the food is really fresh and well cooked. They have a great local wine list at very reasonable prices and the staff are friendly and welcoming. Only very slight criticism is that the sauces were... More 

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

A few doors down from the Luna Hotel this is a great place to eat. The staff are friendly and the fresh fish was absolutely delicious. You'd be a fool not to give this place a visit.

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Thank Paul H
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Had a meal here for my birthday whilst on holiday and would not hesitate to recommend this place to anyone, the seafood linguine was to die for and the steak cooked to perfection. Complimentary fresh made bread and A1 service. Could not fault 1 single thing.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We went to this restaurant twice during our stay the menu is very good and included some Malyese specialities which we enjoyed. The pasta dishes are also excellent. A nice touch was a nice taster courtesy of the chef. Very decent wine list. The service is very good. You should definately try this restaurant if in Mellieha.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Wednesday 18th May Our last night inMalta the hostess was friendly and charming. The food was second to none. We were served a complimentary starter bruschetta with olives and tomatoes My partner and I shared a seafood platter served with potatoes and local veg our friend had veal wrapped in ham with cheese and asparagus in a mushroom sauce All... More 

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Mellieha, Malta
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We ordered sea bass which was a very large size and was filleted for me at the table I didn't eat the vegetables as I was full after eating the fish My husband ordered a Mums Chicken which he said was delicious and the potatoes were gorgeous the vegetables cooked just right No room for sweets as we were full... More 

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Bydgoszcz, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Everything we ordered (that is specialty of the day - seafood pasta and the whole blue bream fish) was fresh and smelled great. We loved the variety of wines the restaurant offers. Must go if you're a local Maltese cuisine lover.

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London
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

We tried the local Rabbit dish and it didn't disappoint. We also had a whole seabream which was just beautiful - well cooked and presented. The roast potatoes are perfect ! Wine is very good and well priced, too. Service is excellent. A family run restaurant.

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Thank AndreaPLondon
Vejle
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We have used this restaurant many times over 4 years of being in Mellieha. This time we had a super lunch meal of fresh fish. We then had some evening meals at the weekends. Try this restaurant you will be welcomed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marfa Road, Mellieha, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mellieha
  • Phone Number: 35621524468

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