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The Boathouse

Triq Il-Luzzu | Off Qawra Beach Road, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2157 3806
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (3 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (3 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Chinese, Pizza, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Triq Il-Luzzu | Off Qawra Beach Road, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There were ten of us including four kids under eleven yo. The staff were attentive and helpful when some fussy feeders (the kids) were making their selections. One of our party is a pizza nut and he declared the one he received as first class,...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sitting right by the water's edge, the Boathouse looks like the kind of place that would do a decent trade anyway, but they have an excellent chef and their fish is particularly good. Malta and Gozo are not - to my mind - places many...More

Thank Traveller1305_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent choice, restaurant sits just above sea. good food. very clean, attentive staff. perfected for a quiet relaxed meal, away from the noise of the main street

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Chinese food here was delicious. My partner and I were on holiday in Malta for a week and found eating out quite tricky as he is coeliac. It was really great to know that we could eat at the Boathouse without worrying about contamination...More

Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We tried for dinner on a Saturday night, after the head guy of the restaurant had us wait half an hour for a water front table. No problem as we were staying nearby. Once we arrived he pointed out the table and we went and...More

Thank Katy D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Went to the boat house for dinner.It always seemed empty when passing,but decided to give it a try..I did not enjoy the food at all,it was the worst chienese I ever had The only good thing I can say about the boat house was that...More

Thank Louthjax65
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Beautiful food at very reasonable prices. The waiters were very tentative & good fun. The place was spotlessly clean. Stunning location, right on the waterfront. We honestly could not fault the service of the food. The bill was €96 for 4 people 3 course, with...More

Thank Tammy068
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were four people and all four dishes were amazing. I usually avoid sweet and sour as it's rarely made well, but here it was the best dish of the night! Absolutely delicious food, authentic Chinese chefs and cuisine. Amazing view at the edge of...More

Thank ericosg
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Best Chinese food we have had in a long time!! Scenery and location was beautiful. Only down fall was the service was very slow, and we didn't get a wine cooler for or wine (and had to open the corked bottle ourselves). However this does...More

Thank bethsemel
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Probably the best Chinese food you're going to get in the area, but it's the location that makes it a truly lovely restaurant. With outside seating overlooking the bay, and really friendly staff, this is a brilliant little restaurant.

Thank Thomas A
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4 May 2017|
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Response from Lisa J | Reviewed this property |
We went for an early dinner but not sure about lunch. I'd be surprised if they aren't.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq Il-Luzzu | Off Qawra Beach Road, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 3806
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