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La Maltija

1, Church Street | Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2135 9602
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“rabbit” (19 reviews)
“shellfish” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
1, Church Street | Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On holiday on the island and had dinner in this restaurant last night with my husband. Was attracted by the menu compared to a couple of nearby restaurants. On arrival it felt like we were disturbing the waitresses who looked completely disinterested throughout and never...More

Thank Gina R
chloespiteri, General Manager at La Maltija, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good evening, I was very surprised to read this review, for the following reasons. You initially ordered "macaroni and cheese" I then told you the dish is called timpana and is a baked dish that does not contain cheese. You went ahead and ordered it....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being close to the Westin we chose to dine here one evening. The service was excellent as were the quality of the food and presentation . We chose to dine inside being a hot night and appreciated the airconditioning as well as the classic decor.

Thank JanaliSydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best service, absolutely amazing food. Must try the rabbit, scollaps & traditional octopus. Must try & definitely be back here.

Thank Miray J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent local food, without exception. George - the waiter took great care of us and thanks to him our 2 boys had the best and healthiest dinner since we got here last week.

Thank remko_xotels
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Everything was perfect.Spagetthi Vongole, Fillet La Maltija and for wine Caravaggio Shiraz. Thank you Chief.

Thank rasit2018
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Myself and my Husband visited La Maltija after being recommended by our rep George. What a find it was! We were given some apetizers whilst waiting for our main, i am unsure what the pate type dish was but this was our favoirite. For mains...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 23 June 2018

After walking around looking for restaurants we found this one. We ordered rabbit, chicken pasta, rabbit pasta and chicken in a tarragon sauce. Rabbit was in a dish with sauce and was nice, both pasta dishes were served in fry pans at the table and...More

1  Thank Lindy T
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited this area many times over the last 20 years and this was the first time we’d tried La Maltija . We just turned up and they had a table - the place wasn’t crowded, but there were enough other diners to give it...More

Thank Stephen + Angel... S
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Been at La Maltija with friends in our second evening in Malta. Very nice evening, had some mixed fish platter and octopus, both delicious. Would recommend, also good value for money.

Thank dragosmb
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We booked our table online few hours before we arrived. It was quite difficult to spot the name of the restaurant from outside. Inside this restaurant looks really interesting with a lot of details. We wanted sea food platter and we got it. Great atmosphere,...More

Thank Jekaterina E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1, Church Street | Paceville, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2135 9602
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