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The Overflow

Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 9935 4574
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here couole times and we liked it! Place is nive and ambient and food was really good, especially pizza!

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Little restaurant out of the sea view and amazing surprise. The food was perfect and the service 10/10. Thanks for this moment.

Thank Soraya K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Mmm....where to start,we had a table for nine booked and arrived bang on time. It took ages to get a drink. Our food then took over a hour and a half to come out. When it did it came in dribs and drabs,my stepson had...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very tasty, the place is tiny, but cozy. The staff is polite, and kind. We were satisfied with this restaurant.

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Thank 39fannih
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Ate at The Overflow three times, just to be able to try different dishes as the food was so delicious. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and our last meal there - seafood pasta- was so good we had to thank the chef...More

Thank Arlene2000
Reviewed 6 July 2017

went into the Overflow and we chose to sit outside on the terrace, the waiter brought us a menu we then had to wait a while till he asked us what we would like to drink. we ordered a bottle of wine which he brought...More

1  Thank pauldenny2017
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Visited qawra about 2 years ago and went along to the overflow restaurant had a very good experience I have now revisited this so called restaurant to find the service to be awful waited about over an he to be served with some bread before...More

Thank Norcyy
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We ate here on Sunday 25th June 2017 and thoroughly enjoyed a leisurely meal with a couple of glasses of wine. The food was good and the service friendly and welcoming.

1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 26 June 2017

the food was excellent.very good portions and reasonable prices although the deserts are a little bit expensive but would still recommend this restaurant.Staff very nice and could need a helping hand as the place was full and never stopped

Thank suechetcuti
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We've been coming to Malta for nearly 10 years on an off and until this year had not used this place until now. It was taken over a few years ago by a lovely young couple (Maltese lady with her Italian chef partner) and were...More

1  Thank TrevorC61
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8 October 2017|
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Response from sid272014 |
Have just returned from a holiday in Malta. The Overflow restaurant is shut for refurbishment and possibly under new ownership which probably explains why their internet/email address is not functioning.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 18 - USD 49
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +356 9935 4574
  • E-mail
The New Overflow Restaurant, under new management, is located at Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, just a street parallel to Triq it-Turisti. Bright and airy, the restaurant is ideal to grab a bite at lunch time or to order a one to three course in the evening. One will fall in love with the restaurant with its genuine Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by an excellent service.
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