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Trattoria 'a Lanterna

160 Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2575, Malta
+356 7921 5474
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“focaccia” (3 reviews)
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
160 Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2575, Malta
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Pasta is really delicious and nutella pannacotta was divine. Reasonably priced! Really enjoyed it. Will surely visit again!

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch there, my girlfriend had swordfish and I squid. We ended the meal with tiramisu and amaretto cheesecake, everything was delicious. We will definitely visit again and we would highly recommend it.

Thank Nicolae P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a google search of this restaurant and it was rated highly. We had salads, pasta and dessert. All were delicious and reasonably priced. Great meal in Malta

Thank ShannonFrizzell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best meal so far in this area. Perfectly cooked pasta . Spices fresh and salad delicious. We were the first to sit at 8pm but quickly filled up. Wine selection scant but food tasty. Large portions.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow this restaurant is absolutely amazing, the sea bass ravioli is so incredible melt in your mouth delicious. The gnocchi is absolutely delicious to die for, just the perfect size to not get you to full but fill you up definitely give it a try...More

Thank Beckett B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Off the main square in Buggiba in a residential street but don’t let that put you off. Seafood ravioli is excellent to the point of us going back twice for it. They bring a starter of onion bread and anchovy bread for free, very tasty....More

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good value. Service was really good and the place had a really nice atmosphere. Food wasn’t really to our taste though.

Thank sammymckeever1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Trattoria ‘a Lanterna around 21 on a sunday. We had no reservation, but there were plenty of tables avaliable. The staff was super friendly and had great recommendations for us. My GF was really set on a tomato pasta, but it was...More

Thank Frederik A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe is also because I work near by... but I don't miss a chance to get back here over and over to get my Trofie al Pesto dose!!!! I'm addicted!

Thank Giovanni T
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This place is genuine Italian restaurant. Wednesday evening, very peaceful. Rabbit Ligurian style was fantastic and the cod brandacujun was interesting and tasty. Olives complimented the dishes and the bread was nice too. Free starter focaccia was perfecto. We took tiramisu as dessert and it...More

Thank Oam75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2575, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 7921 5474
  • E-mail
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