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Il Gabbana

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Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2701 1527
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2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here for an aperitif on Saturday afternoon. Awesome location, good cooktails and nice staff, especially the always smiling Kamelia! I suggest you to come and enjoy the beautiful sea view on the Sliema promenade!

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Thank Andrea E
Zagreb, Croatia
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151 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can say a couple good things about Il Gabbana. The view is spectacular, service very good and coffee is above average for Sliema. That said, one goes to breakfast for food. I had Eggs Benedict which were served cold, bacon insufficiency cooked, and muffin untoasted. I may return again for coffee and the view but not for the food... More 

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Thank Barry D
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a lovely afternoon in the sun with the antipasti platter and a beer watching to world go by. Friendly staff, good food, enjoyable afternoon

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Thank Kitran
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday Lunch, ordered a pizza bismark supposedly with bacon but it literally had bacon fat and not one single bit of bacon. Would definitely not recommend, would only visit for a drink. Worst of all is that I complained and nothing was done about it, waitress just shrugged it off.

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Thank Jacques C
Il-Gabbana, Manager at Il Gabbana, responded to this review

Dear Jacques C, First of all thanks for your review. We are disappointed to read that you were not satisfied with our food, particularly one ingredient. However we have to point out that the Pizza you ordered does not have bacon as a topping but guanciale and this is clearly stated on our menu. Had we known that you prefer... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as we walked in we were greeted by a server with a smile and were seated straight away. We opted for the white chocolate cheesecake and my girlfriend ordered the chocolate fondant from the SPECIALITY MENU accompanied with an Ice Coffee and a chocolate milkshake. After a few minutes drinks were served. About 5 minutes later they served... More 

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Thank Karl V
Javea, Spain
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368 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This was a charming / delightful place to grab a coffee, have some lunch or just a snack. Just sitting and watching the world good by.

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Thank berna57
Reading
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The location is great, but the meal wasn't enjoyable. My duck breast was ok. My partner had a seafood pasta dish with red mullet. It was one of their 'specials'. The dish was very bland, hardly any fish to be seen but a few fishbones and scales. It wasn't an enjoyable meal, needless to say, we wouldn't return.

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Thank Schnuckiputz
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Had a nice dinner with my friends in Gabanna. Food was simple but very good and the waitress Monika was very friendly and gave for our dinner super good vibe!

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Thank marco g
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Really good food here. We used it 4/5 times during our week stay. Outdoors but has cover when needed. Also patio heaters for cold nights

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Thank ANNEKOS
Malta
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Makes you feel at home, nice atmosphere, great view, food is really good and if you don't know what to order ask Lorenzo! He always has a great recommendation! Best service!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2701 1527

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