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6, St. Christopher Street | Valletta, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1468, Malta
+356 2122 6936
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“truffle” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
6, St. Christopher Street | Valletta, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1468, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Reasonably priced food and wine in a beautiful building and a very interesting well. The lovely Valentina will look after you exceptionally well. One of the loveliest waitresses that we have ever encountered. We will be back!

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal here on Saturday night. Found it listed in the 10 best restaurants in Valetta. Valentina is a wonderful hostess, made us feel very welcome & explained some of the unusual food for us. The meal was excellent and the atmosphere...More

Thank 363susan
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Love the decor and cosines of the place. What can we say. Food was tops. Pork cheeks, risotto and the meats were divine. The lovely host Valentina knows the wines really well and is an added bonus to the restaurant. Great teamwork Fromm all involved.

Thank micmifsud
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Been to the restaurant a few times. It’s always been an amazing experience, but Yesterday I took a friend / Client, we shared a tomahawk and I will honestly say it was probably the best beef I’ve have locally in a few years. I would...More

Thank RobDowling
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice food and the service by Valentina was outstanding, always with a smile and attentive. I ate the rabbit and it was very well prepared and seasoned. The wine list is quite good as well.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very cute, small and cosy restaurant. The food is excellent and also the hosts, very nice people including the chef. One thing that I did not like was the air conditioning that was projecting cool air over my head and neck, could not keep warm...More

Thank Mandy U
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect evening in Malta. Starting with a warm welcome perfect service from Valentina. Loved the decoration,the atmosphere. Thanks to Charles Bone (the chef) and his team for the great dinner and their kindness! Affordable prices. I surely recommend anyone to try Il-Horza!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Charlie Bone produces some of the best food in the Mediterranean. We were blown away by the quality of the meat and fish. The dorado crudo was incredible and lightly flavoured with lemon, the veal chop better than any I have had in Londons top...More

Thank Alan J
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Small place in the heart of valletta Quaint and very friendly staff Food Excellent Very good selection of wines A very enjoyable evening Definitely a place to return to Thank you il horza for a great evening

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

It may be small in the eye but as we know expensive perfumes come in small bottles! This little lovely place offers a great selection of wines together with one of the most unique menus that I have encountered during my stay in Malta! The...More

Thank Grigorios G
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Neil W
9 September 2017|
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Response from Alan J | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, we had Dorada and fresh tuna tartar which was amazing.
23 July 2016|
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Response from stefan b | Reviewed this property |
They serve fish and seafood too yet it's namely a meat eatery.
3 November 2015|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't checking their menu online. The food and restaurant is indeed memorable which is a good thing, and I don't recall the cost which is even better!!! To generalise it is way better than the restaurants on the... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6, St. Christopher Street | Valletta, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT 1468, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 6936
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