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King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant

274 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT112, Malta
+356 2123 0281
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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274 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT112, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having visited last year we were really looking forward to returning. Sat inside as it had been raining and a bit chilly. Food was a bit disappointing compared to our previous visit and on meal had to be returned as it was cold. Overall a...More

Thank PaulCD99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasty food, especially my dish. I try the rabbit a maltese traditional food. It was awesome. The place is good enough.

Thank omiros2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks totally different in the evening, utterly charming with outside tables. We ate there 3 times and the food was excellent,great wine and fantastic service.Would highly recommend this place and we would most definitely go there again. Lovely dining experience.

Thank sunnyjk2017
KingsOwnMalta, Manager at King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for Your review :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was a bit slow but everyone is smiling and polite. We had the duck and that was the best duck we have had in a very long time. Must be a very good chef. We will come back

Thank Svein A
KingsOwnMalta, Manager at King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your nice review :) ...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We normally stay away from the main streets for food as they can be a tad expensive and also experience tells us that they don;t care too much as we are seen as transient visitors who don;t need to be looked after for repeat visits,...More

Thank T J
KingsOwnMalta, Manager at King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Really glad to know you enjoyed your visit at our restaurant ... thanks once again hope to you in the coming years :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has not got an imposing presence during the daytime but is far more visible during the evenings when it has table on the outside tables (a pedestrian street). As a family party of five, we did book for an outside table and were so...More

Thank 41des
KingsOwnMalta, Manager at King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks you for having time to review our restaurant .looking forward to host you once again :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On holiday from England. Visited this restaurant last year and it was amazing. Visited again this week and still fantastic. So consistent with taste. Staff are so clever, a table of 7. No note pad, took our food and drinks order while we asked about...More

Thank Beverley W
KingsOwnMalta, Manager at King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for finding time to review our restaurant and we are very glad you like it too .. We r looking forward to see you next year too :) .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all said possibly best meal we have had on malta. Service was above and beyond expectations and the little extras were very appreciated. Lovely dining experience set on atmospheric high street in Valletta Definately another trip before we leave for home,

Thank bunty1southport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food, freshly cooked. Great service!! Good wine to accompany - recommend the Marsovin Chardonnay. Good prices! Make sure you come hungry. Every year wherever we stay on the island we always come ! Perfect for families and couples in fact today we sat on...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think that says it all. Having visited this restaurant in previous years and thoroughly enjoyed it, we went again expecting great things. Yes food was great although everything on one plate does not make the food look attractive. This was the only restaurant we...More

Thank Petesail
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 42
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Republic Street, Valletta, Island of Malta VLT112, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2123 0281
Description
The Preca Family are the proud owners of Tal Familja Restaurant & Palazzo Preca. Roberta Preca (one of five daughters) owns the King's Own Band Club Bar & Restaurant which is situated in this enchanting 1874 building, a stone's throw away from the Maltese historical gem - 'St John's Co-Cathedral'. This restaurant is a typical Maltese traditional cuisine restaurant. Roberta is the proud award winner for Maltese best female chef for 2015 & 2016.
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