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The Overflow

) #12 of 77 Restaurants in Qawra $$ - $$$ Seafood, Mediterranean,
Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
“sea bream” (4 reviews)
Opens in 3 min
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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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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank pauldenny2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant twice on holiday, all the meals were fresh and tasty. Just wished I'd tried the tiramisu but was too full. I had a creamy smoked salmon pasta main which was my favourite meal of the holiday and I had the...More

Thank Cath B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2nd time eaten here....1st time for a snack and had pizza...far from a snack and superbly cooked and presented. Tonight we had pork belly, a rib eye and sea bass..all beautifully cooked. One of our party is dairy intolerant and they went out of their...More

Thank Desd412
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Overflow probibly deserves a slightly higher rating than three, the service is good and there is a large menu to select from. The house wine was very nice, the food was good but not outstanding.

Reviewed 11 June 2017

Have eaten here on a number of occasions and it doesn't disappoint. Good portions and pleasant staff.

Thank Lesley G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 47
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
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +35699354574
  • 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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