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Il Galeone

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Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2131 6420
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Today
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Mon 18:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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Bath, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful family run Italian Restaurant in Sliema. Traditional Cuisine in a quiet atmosphere - Excellent.

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Thank alanandvalerie2017
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We passed this restaurant and looked at the menu,as you do!!! As it was lunchtime and even then it was full we decided to book for evening dinner Service was excellent My husband had the snails to start,perfect, I had blue cheese stuffed mushrooms then he had the rabbit ravioli main course while I had the scampi provencale with rice... More 

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Thank eiffel022
Valletta, Malta
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many restaurants have come and gone in this area yet Il Galeone seems to be resisting the test of time. The specialities it offers definitely help its longevity. The mushrooms stuffed with Gorgonzola cheese were mouth watering while the Galeone Fillet was superbly cooked. Will return to try the fish menu.

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Thank mariocar2016
Reading
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82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this Italian restaurant. It is located in a quieter end of Sliema and has a very cosy environment. The food was excellent, it was so good that we came back a second time. Shame we don't live round the corner because this would become our regular restaurant. The pasta dishes are divine and I had the best salmon... More 

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Paris, France
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we had calf liver and veal food was very good but the portion was bit small The company vegetable plate were very good but a bit small portion as well we had profiterole for desert which was excellent. stuff was nice. atmosphere friendly The most important part of all that was the Price was very reasonable I will go again... More 

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Thank Salim N
Newent, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the waterfront and provides a wide range of food. Locally caught fresh sea bass or swordfish together with meats and chicken. Great fish or vegetable soup. During our week, we ate there twice, which says it all. If you're in Sliema for a few days, this is a must visit.

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Thank Bob B
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The day we ate in this restaurant there were very few customers which was surprising as the food was superb. The staff were very welcoming and efficient. I had garlic king prawns and my wife had scampi Provençal. As well as tasting fresh and well cooked the food was very well presented. This restaurant is far superior to a number... More 

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Sliema, Malta
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Il Galeone is a restaurant which for thirty years has maintained a high level in service and food. Being a small restaurant it offers a cosy and warm ambiance. Dishes are varied and are all freshly prepared. Make it a point to pay this restaurant a visit. You will not regret it.

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Thank PIERREGERMAN
Swieqi, Malta
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Dined at this place with my wife, 86 year old mother and a family friend. My mother is not only an exceptionally good cook but also very critical about just about every restaurant we take her to. This restaurant offers a selection which is refreshingly different from the norm such as the liver which was excellent. When my mother said... More 

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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238 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

From the moment we looked through the window last night after a below par meal, we knew this was the place to eat. And tonight proved us correct! Small, friendly, subdued music with sailing decor, we were lucky to get a table as we had not booked and the majority of tables carried Reserved signs. Having eaten there we now... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tigne Seafront, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2131 6420

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