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Caffe Portomaso

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Portomaso | St. Julian's, Malta, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta 4011, Malta
+356 2137 1238
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08:30 - 23:45
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 23:45
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London, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Staying in Portamaso apartments and this cafe was recommended by a friend. If you want to eat and don't fancy a formal restaurant meal this is a must. The staff are very friendly and efficient. I had a prawn and calamari Rissotto which was well cooked and very tasty. A little bit of saffron and it would have been a... More 

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Nice, fast and reasonable. Bright, clean with a good menu. Not haute cuisine but very tasty. Convenient location in St Julian

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Thank Katrina J
Varazdin, Croatia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

A good place to grab a quick bite to eat, when you don't want to have a full restaurant meal. Service can be a bit slow, but friendly.

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Thank Matthew M
Sweden
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

A must in St Julians, the best cappuccino on the island in our opinion. Nice staff, very good food, you always feel welcome, a perfect place to spend your time at for dinner, a cup of coffee or just to have a drink in the sun. Long to go back to this place over and over again. See you soon... More 

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Thank MarieandPeter
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The most European cafe in Malta - a nice place and very civilised. Service can be poor and food very mediocre.

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Thank Cerberus121
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Really like this cafe. Lovely coffee and reasonably priced snacke. Spent an hour or two every afternoon watching the world go by.

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Thank Flower909
London, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

we visit every time we are in Malta - its uncomplicated and good value - the orange juice is fresh, the cake delicious A great place to people watch !

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Thank Jane V
Worcester, United Kingdom
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304 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We have used this Cafe Bar many times over the last few years. Whether for a snack, afternoon coffee and cake ( a great selection!) or evening drinks, never been disappointed.

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Thank WorcesterSource7
Swieqi, Malta
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Caffe Portomaso is the great place for solo, couples, family. Atmosphere is tranquil and pleasant. Staff is exceptionally nice. Pizzas, pies and foccaccias are really good.

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Thank MonicaCalleja
Barcelona, Spain
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95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

A nice café at the base of Portomaso tower serving a variety of drinks and snacks. We had coffe and cake and the staff was very friendly and helpful

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Thank Philipp S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 23:45
Monday
08:30 - 23:45
Tuesday
08:30 - 23:45
Wednesday
08:30 - 23:45
Thursday
08:30 - 23:45
Friday
08:30 - 23:45
Saturday
08:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portomaso | St. Julian's, Malta, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta 4011, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2137 1238
Description
Caffe` Portomaso is the oldest outlet of the Marina Restaurants fleet and has been operating successfully since 2003. It is situated below the Portomaso Business Tower (adjacent to the Hilton Hotel) and is a great place for shoppers, sightseers and the business community for a quick drink or a bite to eat. Caffe` Portomaso, like all the other outlets, has both inside and outside seating. The outside terrace is set up with outdoor wicker furniture where canopies are opened in order to shelter guests from the strong rays of the sun in the summer months and the rain in the winter months. Caffe` Portomaso has got an inside seating capacity of approximately eighty covers and an outside seating capacity of forty covers. The inside is designed to give a warm and 'homey' feeling, where many choose to make the coffee shop their spot to have a cup of coffee and read the newspaper in the morning.

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