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20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7942 1169
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“antipasti” (39 reviews)
“pork” (24 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed today via mobile

Absolutely Amazing little restaurant and great food! Food is sooooo authentic and made from fresh local ingredients! Service absolutely great and stunning! Food introduction great and portions huge as you always start with many appetizers! 😇 believe: you will not be disappointed! 😇

Thank Ilze K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on Sunday for lunch. After few disappointing dining experiences in Malta, we were pleasantly surprised. Greeting was great. Our waiter explained us how they cook and what they offer. They do not hand a Menu Card, but their list of...More

Thank Semos M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to Tal-Petut is not just another meal at a restaurant, it is an experience not to be missed. Liam greeted us at the door and showed us to our table and then described the concept of the restaurant and the menu to us....More

Thank Vicki L
Reviewed May 20, 2018

The food was exceptionally good and was served by smiling and friendly staff. The owner, Donald, takes personal interest and gives a detailed explanation for each dish served. It was an enjoyable experience and will definitely go again.

1  Thank alexbugeja2018
Reviewed May 18, 2018

A friend recommended this place to us, and we have done the same to anyone we know visiting Malta. It is located in a beautiful part of the city and both the food and service was exceptional. I recommend letting them chose the dishes for...More

Thank gfre026
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in the very beautiful area Vittoriosa; the interior is extremely tasteful and comfortable. The welcome is very warm, the service is perfect... it feels like you are a regular guest. The restaurant works without menu but they suggest a variation of...More

Thank Radcla
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

The owner and staff were very lovely and knowledgeable. The antipasti included a range of beans and dips, vegetables, bread, chickpeas (and gluten free bread for me). It was super filling. Unfortunately we struggled to finish our mains as we were so full, but they...More

Thank Anon2k18
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

No menus. The owner was somewhat in a hurry and rolled the menu from memory. The starter was dips dips and dips - 15 dips presented which are in concept Sicilian. The main just given a choice of 3 mains - rabbit , pork or...More

Thank mariagatt001
petut, Owner at Tal-Petut, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

I have recollection of this client and it seems very odd on what see posted as as we had at least 7 main dishes on the night and the clients i hosted seeed to be fine and did not complain and our tip amount at...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were a group of 22 adults and 8 children and were given a room for our sole use. The table was ready laid with all sorts of antipasti dishes and glasses and plates etc, all neatly laid out. Then we were intoduced to each...More

1  Thank Debsam
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

the owner was not there this evening. maybe it influenced the quality. anyhow i didnt finish my dish because i didnt like it. i doubt i will ever return

1  Thank Arnold R
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October 3, 2016|
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Response from Joanna D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. A couple of families in when we were.
May 13, 2015|
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Response from nerea54 | Reviewed this property |
As Glen J says i don't believe Tal-Petut is open for breakfast. They arrange private gatherings but if you don't contact them, i would say they only do dinners ( at least when i was there, beginning May). We wanted to have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Triq Pacifiku Scicluna, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Birgu (Vittoriosa)
  • Phone Number: +356 7942 1169
  • E-mail
500 year old house built by the Knights of Malta With various dinning rooms all facilitated with AC Simple honest traditional kitchen with no fryers or microvaves all fresh local produce and preserves are made in house and home grown sundried tomatoes , cured tuna syrups ,jams marmalades bottarga and much more and also home made fresh local lemonade digestive always serving seasonal produce
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