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Malet Restaurant

178 ST Simon Str / Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7921 1414
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“snails” (9 reviews)
“rabbit” (23 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
178 ST Simon Str / Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant 4 times so far on this trip. It never disappoints. A warm welcome awaits all visitors. Do not expect fast food as each dish is expertly prepared and cooked by Esther in the kitchen. Paul looks after front of house with...More

Thank Mick L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here our first night in Malta as a group of eight. My parents go every year and love this place. It's easy to see why. The restaurant is a good size. The owner is very nice, but my parents have been going for...More

Thank FeralBear11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is not often that you find a restaurant that meets your needs perfectly. For me Malet was one of those times. Having had a number of ordinary meals, some of which were awfully overpriced, we were looking for somewhere that we could get a...More

Thank PatMurff
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Absolutely superb! From the moment I smelled the stew my mouth began to water. Along with all the other dishes brought to my table for my family the octopus stews aroma seeped into my head and turned on the light! It was an instant snap...More

1  Thank guy m
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We went here on our last night.Sorry we didn't find it sooner! Food was amazing some of the nicest i had all week. There see food was so good, my only complaint was there was only one waiter and took a long time to get...More

Thank Megan F
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We visited this restaurant twice while on holiday - would have gone back for more if we'd been staying longer. The first time we had starters of bruschetta and penne with maltese sausage and for mains we had seafood platter and bragioli. The food was...More

Thank jm_butler
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Went here twice in the last two weeks. Had a fantastic Fillet of Beef, wonderful service and a wonderful meal would highly recommend to all.

Thank William G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We have been recommended this place by our host, and we were happy we took up the recommendation. It's tucked away from main promenade so not too many people happen to stumble it across if not recommended or looked up online. It's a small family-run...More

Thank simonakors
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

A very friendly and welcoming place with good, wholesome food. Most dishes are good but some might not enjoy the local delicacy of rabbit stew as it comes carcass and all.

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I searcher on tripadvaisor for good restaurant with tipical maltese food...and decided that we go on dinner here. It was the best choice. We were alone at the begining, but then few people come. The food was very tasty and potions were big! We ate...More

Thank Katja M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 ST Simon Str / Triq San Xmun, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 7921 1414
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