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53 Triq il-Fran | 53, Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 4656
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rabbit” (65 reviews)
“risotto” (30 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
53 Triq il-Fran | 53, Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had booked our table online from the UK. We enjoyed a relaxed and enjoyable evening at Rubino. The restaurant is friendly and has a lovely atmosphere. Service is particularly good. Attentive but bit overbearing. A choice of fish was enjoyed by two of our...More

Thank JillGWalmsley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you so much We had a great meal with personal service! Every dish was delish. Very convenient location Recommended to book as it’s small and popular

Thank marcelle k
Reviewed 1 week ago

I read reviews from fellow Tripadvisor reviewers and decided that this was a place to go! I was not disappointed! You just wouldn't go in if you were passing or didn't know about it as is not particularly appealing from the outside, even though it...More

Thank CheekyLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The meal was simply delicious: neonati starter and lampuki main course. Service was excellent and unpretentious. Ambience is intimate and relaxing. Would certainly return.

Thank OscarWilde1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We planned ahead to visit this restaurant and emailed a request for a reservation giving them three possible nights that we would be happy with. The initial email came back within a couple of hours addressed to “whom it may concern” which was a little...More

Thank Casa2410
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delighted to see Rubino is very much still in business after my first visit a lifetime ago. It's full of character with friendly and efficient staff and a fine range of dishes. I won't leave it 12 years until my next visit.

Thank Farehamvoyager
Reviewed 11 December 2017

You must try this place!Excellent service with amazing locally cooked food!The owner and his staff were excellent!

Thank georgeiatr
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The restaurant is essentially underground distributed in three small rooms with very pleasant vaults. The service is excellent. The food is not what I would prefer in Malta although there is nothing really negative about what is served. We had Asparagus and rosemary risotto to...More

Thank jmLondon845
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Have been a regular client for many years and will keep on coming back. Excellent service and great food.

Thank Montaldo58
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We were given a choice of tables and once seated were offered food recommendations from the waiter. The service was very pleasant and friendly. The food was unfortunately warm rather than hot when it arrived and this spoilt what would have otherwise been an excellent...More

Thank Babeski
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6 April 2017|
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Response from mazza1908 | Reviewed this property |
They have lovely veggie dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Triq il-Fran | 53, Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 4656
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