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Travelers' Choice

Food and ambience

Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings
Sponsored by: Gate of India

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Authentic Indian Cuisine
1. Authentic Indian Cuisine
"recommend it to anyone who appreciates authentic Indian flavours"
Mike J
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2. Excellent Value for Money
2. Excellent Value for Money
"decent portion sizes and good value for money!"
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3. Hidden Gem
3. Hidden Gem
"Thanks Ghosh for a lovely Christmas Eve meal, will be back for sure."
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Since our opening in September 2014, in St Paul's Bay, Qawra, the restaurant has received wonderful reviews from our satisfied customers; all letting us know how much they love our great-tasting food, and our friendly and efficient service. We take great pride to make sure all our customers are satisfied and leave our restaurant happy. Ghosh your host, is well-known for his passion and enthusiasm. He is also well experienced in the Indian Restaurant sector; he has worked in the industry for over 20 years. Having been in Malta since 1995, he understands exactly what customers want and prefer. Ghosh is always on hand to welcome guests and communicate requests to our highly experienced Indian chefs;
$18 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Indian, Balti
Delivery, Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited Gate of India on numerous occasions and I must say that we have never been disappointed. The food is excellent and very well presented. The restaurant throughout the years managed to maintain a very high level of service. Ghosh and his team...are exceptional, they take care of each and every client. It's definitely worth a visit!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have just enjoyed a great lunch at gate of india. We have visited several times before and always had good service from ghosh and the others. This time due to covid restrictions the menu is reduced however we asked for the set menu that...we always had in the past and they still made it for us plus I wanted to change one of the dishes on the set menu but my husband didn't but ghosh still brought the dish I wanted to change extra and complimentary. Very good service and would recommend to anyone.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, very accommodating to vegetarian meals. Kindly they made vegetarian meals off the menu, Fresh food and great wine. We will be back!

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food along with helpful and friendly staff. Nice atmosphere and safe as all staff is wearing a mask at all times. Loved it

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my partner and I love Indian Food very much, we have dined in many different Indian restaurants all over the Island and had some very mixed feelings. I have yet to find a restaurant that is on the level of Gate of India, we've...never had one bad meal, we've tried the majority of the menu and its all of a very high standard, this is not a restaurant that cuts corners. When I compare my favourite dishes to those of other restaurants, they're simply in a league of their own, the explosion of flavour that can be found in Ghosh's food is like nothing else that I've tasted on this Island. The service and hospitality also leave nothing to desire. Well done keep up the good service.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved every second of our dinner at Gate of India. All the veggie curries we tried were exceptionally tasty, rice and naan were fresh and delicious. Staff was very attentive and friendly. The overall atmosphere of the restaurant was very cozy and peaceful. Definitely...recommend this place if you're looking for an authentic Indian food!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times. It is always exceptional. Ghosh, the manager, prides himself on trying to keep clients happy. If ever my curry is too hot he always wants to know and will happily replace it or cool it down. He takes it...personally if we do not enjoy our meal. Him and his staff are always attentive. 5 stars :).More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here a few days ago to celebrate a special occasion. Even though we made a reservation, it seemed they were not expecting us. The manager seemed extremely rushed all evening, it took over half an hour to take our orders and similar time...to wait between courses. The manager practically slammed our glasses of water on the table, spilling the water and wine in his haste. The food itself was OK, but the service was very, very poor. We won't go back.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed September 10, 2020

Do you like authentic Indian Food? Then you found the Place to be. What you get is high Quality Indian Food, but be aware, if they say "Hot" it is "Hot". If its your first Visit by an authentic Indian, ask them, they will kindly...explain. Cant wait to return. Cheers OliverMore

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 30, 2020

As a resident in Malta I visit this restaurant on a regular basis, the food is the best on the island, I generally have a chicken based curry and the meat is so tender, they will make the curry as spicy as you want. The...staff are mega friendly and it’s all set in a great environment. If you enjoy good authentic Indian food then this is the place for you!!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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The Caprice bar which is virtually opposite. New owners and provides wide range of drinks at competative prices. I go there every day. Owner is Matt.
August 7, 2015|
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If you go down touristi street, turn left opposite the big church. The name of the road opposite is Annetto Caruana. Gate of India is just past miracles. Well worth a visit if you can find it. If not, just stop someone and... More
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