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La Sorpresa

Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2157 7301
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic bread” (27 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
“bean dip” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
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11 - 20 of 413 reviews

Reviewed 28 October 2017

I just had a warm caesar salad. Great, no problem. Friendly service. Its right on the main walk from some larger hotels to the market.

Thank Hamlet8230
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Restaurant has very friendly staff who takes good care of you. All the food from starters to dessert is very delightious and plenty. At the end of a dinner we were both full and happy.

Thank Matic Č
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Rabbit and pasta was amazing! Big plates and nice prices. And stuff was so lovely. Asked where we are from)

Thank галина п
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Without going in to too much detail, I'd just like to share my experience. My wife and I are here and ordered pork fillet stuffed with apple, figs onions and local herbs. All sounds good and should have been. Unfortunately it was overlooked and dry....More

Thank miasgrandad
Reviewed 14 October 2017

On Tourist Street, just around the corner from our apartment, sat outside for dinner on our first visit here, the menu is just amazing so much choice and also the fish catch of the day, which we both had, I had Sea Bass and my...More

Thank valdavies77
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We have eaten at La Sorpresa several times over the years when visiting Bugibba, the owner is very friendly, the service attentive and the food is very good. They do an evening three course set meal which is excellent value, and we will definitely be...More

Thank davidm3215
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit this restaurant on our last evening in Malta due to it being very close to our apartment and it was completely worth it! Food was absolutely delicious, served piping hot. Portions were very generous, struggled to finish a lot of it!...More

Thank daniellekeyte
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We found this restaurant by chance. Glad we did as we received a warm welcome and given a choice of table. The staff were friendly and we quickly had a drink and some bread (standard in most restaurants). The food did not disappoint, well prepared...More

Thank Mick L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

services not brilliant staff to busy chatting with friends or other staff food ok but nothing special to shout about

Thank mommybabs
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

From start to finish it was a really good experience. The food was delicious and the portions are just right. Presentation of the food is excellent. The staff were super friendly and understanding. Would definitely recommend this restaurant

Thank Kirsten C
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Questions & Answers
15 September 2016|
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Response from purple9amethyst | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, most restaurants are open at Christmas.
Carole M
30 March 2015|
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Response from batara776 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is excellent as you know I am sure i can recall that they do have a vegetarian option, i also remember that this is improving on the island as a whole perhaps you could e mail/tweet/facebook them? Have a great... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 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
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 7301
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