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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%
Travellers talk about
“snails” (9 reviews)
“rabbit” (23 reviews)
“bruschetta” (12 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 5 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
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located in St Paul's Bay and is open every day from 6pm. Traditional Maltese food is served: ravioli, pasta with local sausage, rabbit, Maltese antipasti and much more. Food is great, the service is excellent and the restaurant is a quiet place...More

Thank LittlePie_4
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We visited as a couple,mixed Maltese starters,penne with seafood & bream fillets.It was all delicious.Return visit with two friends was equally impressive.Snails and chicken crostini followed by mixed fish and rabbit.Fairly simple dishes which really put the main ingredient centrestage with wonderful flavours and textures.All...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

One of my favourite restaurants in Bugibba. Always a warm welcome from Paul and Esther. Xmas lunch was excellent. 3 courses and a nice bottle of Maltese Rose. Superb value for money.

Thank Mick L
Reviewed 6 December 2016

During our 10 day stay in Bugibba, my wife and I ate here 5 times. Sadly on 3 of those occasions we were the only customers. Nonetheless, the service was quietly unobtrusive but efficient and the food was excellent. Between us we ate most of...More

Thank michaelmari0n
Reviewed 10 November 2016

My husband and I went to this restaurant about four or five nights, what a restaurant. When we are on holiday we visit this restaurant every time it is A Must for us. The owner Paul is a lovely person and welcomes you to your...More

Thank Magpatz
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our third visit this holiday sums up everything about the Malet, superb. From the service lavished by Paul to the exceedingly tasty food, we have only high praise for this gem of a restaurant. We'll be back next year. Again, thank you Paul, you are....More

Thank barbielechuck
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I was very excited about our visit to Malet. I'd thoroughly trawled through Trip Advisor and figured I had found the perfect little place to enjoy traditional Maltese food for a reasonable price. I was looking forward to writing a review imploring people to walk...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My husband and I visited twice during a one week stay in Malta.very well cooked and reasonably priced. On the first occasion we had the octopus and bruchetta for starters and then rabbit ravioli and chicken for main.the second visit we had swordfish and quails...More

Thank jebrignall
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Had visited this restaurant when it first opened 8 years ago and it is still as good. The food was delicious just as good as we remembered my husband had the rabbit a traditional dish which was excellent and I had chicken stuffed with mushrooms,cheese...More

Thank lesley22_12
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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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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