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14 Triq Il-Mosta | Bugibba, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB3111, Malta
+356 7711 0494
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish starter” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (8 reviews)
“fresh tuna” (4 reviews)
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Triq Il-Mosta | Bugibba, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB3111, Malta
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The place is really cosy and well kept. The owner and the chef are really nice, friendly and helpful. Food is good (fish is fresh) but a bit pricey (25 euro for a sea bass). Overall recommended

Thank dari0dicapua
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Cozy atmosphere and charming service. Starters ok, the pasta we had (2 different dishes) was however mediokre and not money’s worth. A minus is not being able to pay with credit cards.

Thank Annelie E
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great dinner, where the owner recommended different courses, beef, fish and seafood. They provided simple food for the kids which wasn’t on the menu. Aside from the food we ordered, there were some crostini and limoncello as extra treats. Great food, wine...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We had a lovely meal in L'Artista in St Paul's Bay on Wednesday evening. Food was top quality and the best feedback we can give S that we can't wait to go back. A mixture of dishes all fabulously presented. Service was a little slow...More

Thank Seán H
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Under the guise of various reviewers ... we were here for a simple evening with friends ... We did not regret ... the local and really welcoming takes you back to the Middle Ages ... the owner always with a smile printed and very snappy...More

Thank Roberto C
gianluca f, Proprietario at L'Artista, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Thanks You see you next time

Reviewed 20 February 2018

A far cry from the previous owner. Spaghetti Vongole that had 4 Vongole on the top of the plate and spaghetti was immersed in butter. Who do you think you are kidding. Tagliata three servings were served cold and barley 90 grams per portion The...More

Thank TiaBuena_30
gianluca f, Proprietario at L'Artista, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018
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salve sono dispiaciuto per l'inconveniente se vuole può ritornare e le darò soddisfazione ,però le posso garantire che la tagliata...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Never again will I revisit what used to be one of my favourite rest. Since the owners changed this guy needs to understand that we Maltese know our food better than he thinks. When I order a tagliata all sangue, it does not mean that...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Booked for New Year s lunch as we have visited l'Artista several times before even after moving from the previous location in Bugibba. Not even all items on New Year s day menu were available. The tagliata was so small and we weren t even...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We booked here for our Christmas lunch as party of 11. I can only say this was probably the worst food I've ever had in Malta. The starters were very poor, the antipasti was served cold, the main course of tagliata was ordered medium rear...More

Thank SueBow2014
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

When we arrived, we noted a note stuck to front door saying credit card machine broken, bank machine down the street...perhaps it was genuine, perhaps not. Two of our party had dined here in July and were surprised to find a completely different menu format....More

1  Thank Miriam H
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Yvonne F
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Response from emanueleorru | Property representative |
hi... from 30€... set menù 50€ p.p thanks Emanuele
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Hello! Sorry but we have a restaurant!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$34 - US$80
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Triq Il-Mosta | Bugibba, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta SPB3111, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  St. Paul's Bay
  • Phone Number: +356 7711 0494
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restaurant with Mediterranean cuisine based on fish, meat, vegan and Neapolitan specialties, the structure is unescu heritage, we organize musical events with the right atmosphere to dine in good company
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