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Bacchus Restaurant

1 Iguanez Street, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
+356 2145 4981
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Iguanez Street, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant looks amazing - they have few different rooms, one of which looks like Medieval castle. The Secret Garden is very beautiful - with many trees on a huge terrace hidden away. The personnel is very helpful and friendly and the most important the...More

Thank OrnellaMuti
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Very attentive waiters. Lovely romantic location in the Secret Garden. Very quiet and peaceful.We thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Tania B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the meal and the atmosphere. There was a lot of couples and families but not any small children, except ours, but they accommodated very well. Food was great and the portions were huge! It is a fancier restaurant than most so good comes...More

Thank Adi-C-B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service from the moment we arrived, attentive waiters that gave 5* service which couldn't be faulted. We ordered the shin of beef, 2 cheese linguine and rabbit and basically shared them because we couldn't make up our minds which was best! Accompanied by a...More

Thank Mysty23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a business dinner there. Restaurant it self is situated in old town Mdina, we had a dinner in a back garden. But after nice scenery you want a bit more from restaurant. Food was partly ok, partly good and one part was -...More

Thank nibu1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not being the first time to this restuarant. .....i tried fish.....gourbell and it was cooked splendidly. Also my wife and another had the seabass.....spnotta and was very good. Do was the Aljotta...fish soup. All on all ot was a very enjoyable evening.

Thank joeT1631JT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for coffee during the morning and went back for lunch. Ate in the secret garden at the rear. Nice location, good food and great service. I'd go back if in mdina again.

Thank travelnutGlasgow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On 8th of June 2017, we had a pleasure to dine at the Bacchus Restaurant. The food was delicious and the staff very friendly. It is a must visit for anyone who loves excellent food served in a beautiful setting.

Thank Beata S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, just inside the old historic city of Mdina, the food and staff were excellent . Will definitely go again.

Thank janjohn1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You walk into this place and it is simply amazing! We were ushered to an almost as good garden area to dine!! That's where it ended!! Entrees served 1.5 hours after we ordered, wine bottles empty and no offer of more, food bland and wrong...More

Thank FreqTraveller1975
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27 July 2016|
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Response from VeegeeMdina | Property representative |
Hi all, It is a few wide and shallow steps at the entrance and 1 flight of steps to go to the Secret Garden. I hope that this is useful. Staff will help out with wheelchairs if necessary and if customer would like our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$47
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Iguanez Street, Mdina, Island of Malta 1030, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 4981
  • E-mail
Medieval Mdina is a city of wonders. Along the narrow lamp-lit streets, the Cathedral, convents, palazzos, quaint little houses and museums which characterise the Silent City you will find Bacchus Restaurant on the first turning to the left as you enter Mdina. Bacchus’s Chefs and Serving Staff make no bones about the fact that they consider the input of customers as the strongest motivation for them to give their customers the kind of experience they would enjoy. Let us know - directly. And we'll make sure your experience here is what you want.
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