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Ambrosia

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137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 5923
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tucked away in a side street in Valletta is this little Italian restaurant. We were looking for somewhere for a snack lunch but on entering we were charmed by this little restaurant and decided to stop for a "proper" lunch instead! The menu was written in chalk on a blackboard wall, it was a fairly limited menu with no vegetarian... More 

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Thank Dawn C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came across the Ambrosia restaurant by chance. It was fairly full but a table was found and service was good and friendly. The goat's cheese soufflé was a triumph and the accompanying, Maltese wine was delicious. I would recommend this to friends.

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Thank Beth M
London, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late lunch and they made us feel welcome . The food was excellent and He decor was fun. The chef kindly wrote out one of th recipes and chatted with us for a few minutes. We highly recommend this spot just off Republic street.

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Thank Sandy J
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stumbled into Ambrosia last night - no booking, but we were drawn in by the delicious aroma emanating from within this charming restaurant. We both had the braised rabbit with dates - simple tradional fare superbly cooked, and paired with a lovely glass of local wine selected by our hosts. The staff were warm and interested,... More 

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Thank Ross_Sharron_Judith
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First and last .. service and food was very poor.. saw good reviews on trip advisor about this restaurant but I have to admit people tend you settle for everything. . The service is terrible and the food not so great. Had a table booked for 9pm on valentines day and by 10.30 the restaurant was empty. .. so tell... More 

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Thank Joe S
England
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, wonderful friendly service and a cosy ambience. We went on the chance there might be a table and were rewarded with a thoroughly enchanting evening. I highly recommend a visit

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Thank Tugger2k
Zejtun, Malta
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

An average restaurant, with an average/low service. Dessert was good. Price wise adequate. Next time i think i'll pass.

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Thank Thomas_4424
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Food was okay but slightly overpriced, compared to Maltese standards. Friendly but slightly sloppy service. My seabass was nicely cooked but without no flavours added (no spice, herb, salt). My partner's rabbit was nice but nothing special. Veggies and fries on the side were a bit small for two persons. Overall an acceptable experience but nothing to remember. There were... More 

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Thank S B
Stockport, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

The hotel recommended I eat at the Ambrosia Restaurant & I was not disappointed. The menu was varied & quite different. I chose to have the boned quail which was stuffed with a walnut stuffing, served with a very tasty gravy. It was delicious & came with a bowl of baked, carmellised vegetables. The lemon cheese cake I had for... More 

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Thank rover33507
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ambrosia is a small restaurant but full with charme and a very nice and efficient staff. We tried the goat cheese soufflé, the veal Milanesa and the pork belly with honey and everything was deliciouse and nicely cooked. Although prices are a little bit high for Malta (we paid 80€, no wine, and just one dessert), the place, the food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 5923

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