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Piccolo Padre Pizzeria

195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
+356 2134 4875
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I spent a week in Malta and this was my favorite place to eat. The food is very good, the atmosphere is very nice, the location has nice views, and the service is outstanding. Don't think because of the name that they only sell pizza....More

Thank bokad
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your feedback and rating. We appreciate your kind words about the service, food and general atmosphere. thanks and kind regards, Denise Cachia Director, Piccolo Padre Trattoria

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First night in St Julian’s, we hadn’t booked anywhere and went into several restaurants near our hotel only to find most were fully booked. This place had a table for us, it was busy and they were welcoming and the service was great. We only...More

Thank SandunD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

good price quality..nice staff ...a place to visit everyday..just deserts are ñot my favorite they try to be innovative but could better stick to classic recepture.

Thank Arnold R
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for the time you took to give us your feedback and rating. We have taken note of your comments and we are glad that you enjoyed your time spent with us. thanks and kind regards Denise Cachia Manager Piccolo Padre Trattoria

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was recommended in our travel book so we decided to eat there. It was busy and noisy, The pizza were big but were not that tasty. Nothing much to say about the place apart that it was right next to the sea which is...More

Thank SIROCCO2138
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I start to think people never taste an Italian pizza, low quality ingredients and hing prices, is Malta no montecarlo price must be comparator to quality, table small to close, service nothing special and food .... no commentsMore

Thank mangiosano1102
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam, We are very sorry to read your experience at the Piccolo Padre was not to your satisfaction. Having said that, please note that we carefully select the ingredients we use, being one of the longest established pizzerias in Malta. We take great pride...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a couple of different people before our trip to Malta so we made sure to book a table. We requested a table by the window and it was worth doing that. Beautiful views over the water! The decor...More

Thank UrbanAngel5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here other times because i love the terrace overlooking the bay, but they normally serve an average/good pizza. This time I decided to take spaghetti vongole and it turned out to be a big mistake.. not Al denteMore

Thank Fabrizio P
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fabrizio, Thank you for taking the time to give us your rating and review. I am sorry if your experience at Piccolo Padre was not to your satisfaction. I`m afraid that we do not recall any complaints of this sort being made. We would...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just before 7 without a reservation, the restayrant was quiet and we were seated at a lovely table with beautiful views. The restaurant quickly filled up after 7.30 Pizza was delicious and well priced. Would definitly recommend especially if you get a table...More

Thank 1982Nicholas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had tried on a couple of occasions to get a table but had not booked so that is fair enough. It had been recommended by the Lonely Planet book. This particular evening we decided to wait the half hour we were told it would...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to make a last minute booking at this restaurant and we were definitely surprised. It’s definitely the best we have had whilst in Malta, from the ambience, to the food to the service. We would definitely recommend it for either lunch and...More

Thank agiaoma
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Mary Rose D
2 May 2016|
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Response from vincenzop872 | Reviewed this property |
Is in Sliema and parking is difficult. If you are nearby is better to walk. Or else a busnor a taci. The bus stops 20 mt away from it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:15 PM - 10:15 PM
6:15 PM - 10:15 PM
6:15 PM - 10:15 PM
6:15 PM - 10:15 PM
6:15 PM - 11:00 PM
6:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2134 4875
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For over 21 years the tastefully converted 18th century Maltese villa has played host to over 12000 celebrations and special evenings while enjoying enchanting views of Balluta and Spinola bay Piccolo Padre is renowned for its quality and consistency.
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