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Il-Merill

9, St. Vincent Street, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1448, Malta
+356 7942 3568
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (49 reviews)
“fish cakes” (18 reviews)
“mixed grill” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9, St. Vincent Street, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1448, Malta
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1 - 10 of 639 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We received a very warm welcome at Il Merill, a short walk up a street away from the main shops in Sliema. The pasta dishes we had were excellent, as was the coffee, and the overall menu was excellent. We were lucky as 'walk ins'...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 2 days ago

An incredibly good, cozy and small family restaurant with love and attention for customers. They put single people next to each other, because ‘most of the time they have have such a good time together they end up at the same table that evening’. I...More

1  Thank Nenehschoice
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came there for a family dinner (previous reservation recommended :). The place is conveniently located near the bay and the shopping street. The food was delicious - we ate maltese appetisers, fresh fish (different types), pistaccio souffle, coffee, wine.. The service was very kind...More

Thank Francisca C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Because Il Tori is a family run restaurant, they simply just try harder. I was at dinner trying a fish called by the owner of the restaurant "scorpio fish" or "cipuletta" and a set of Maltese snacks. An excellent choice. The house wine they serve...More

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there 2 times as part of our weeklong trip to Malta. The Maltese starter plate is incredible, gathers multiple entrees in a single dish that's appropriate for 2 diners. We had 2 remarkable pasta dishes, Maltese rabbit stew and lamb shanks. Everything was excellent...More

Thank Maximiliano G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across Il Merill on our first evening in Malta, on our way down to the seafront from the Victoria hotel. The restaurant is small and cozy, and at 8:15pm we were just beaten to the last table. We returned half an hour later...More

Thank Goldoak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten in this small restaurant for dinner. Good food and magic atmosphere. Gentle staff . Some plates are expensive, but they are of high quality.

Thank clio61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my daughter went there for our last dinner in Malta. We didn’t have reservation, but the host managed to squeese us in. Since it is a family run business, we definitely felt a warm welcome. The hostess’ recomendations were very good. We had...More

Thank Loreta Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and i stumbled across this small restaurant on our first night after leaving the Palace Hotel on our way to the seafront. Although the tables that were empty were reserved, they were happy to sit us down provided we had left by 8:30pm....More

1  Thank A F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a really traditional family run Maltese restaurant located in a tiny street of Sliema next to the harbour. Inside it is small with a very authentic atmosphere and excellent service. Food and wine selection are also perfect. Strongly recommended but please book your...More

1  Thank TheaterFunBP
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Grete D
14 March 2017|
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Best if you call directly the restaurant and ask. Should be easy, and this way you get the answer 100% correct
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9, St. Vincent Street, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1448, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 7942 3568
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