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La Sorpresa

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Tourist Street | Bugibba Malta, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2157 7301
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

We went for lunch as we have passed this restaurant on many occasions but for some reason never tried it, it was really a good choice, my husband had set menu but I had off the a la carte, the portions are really good, my garlic mushroom starter was huge so I changed my spaghetti marinara to a starter portion... More 

Thank Lizkeith68
Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Although I had not visted for over 2 years I was instantly recognised and greeted like an old friend by the owners, Doreen and Colin. I was hopng to book for Christmas Day Dinner but was not really surprised to learn that that they had been booked up for weeks, however, my disappointment turned to delight when I was told... More 

Thank Chris H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Delicious food. Excellent pizza, cooked in a proper pizza oven. The interior is lovely and the staff are very friendly.

Thank Emily M
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Walking past and saw the set menu, price was excellent, staff friendly and attentive which was great, food was amazing, very decent portions and excellent flavours. Enjoyed it that much went back again!

Thank Andrew H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and large portions. Quiet environment. Enjoyed the evening. Recommended for the vast selection and amongst the few to offer fresh fruit salad. Well done

Thank SimoneNat
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We go here here every time we stay in malta! The standard never changes! The food is fabulous as is the service and the staff. It is our favourite restaurant.

Thank debsmatt2016
Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Visited recently with my friend - such a lovely little restaurant, great atmosphere and really good waiting staff. Enjoyed food very much. You may need to wait for your rabbit a bit - they cook it from fresh! :-)

Thank Anna S
Ripon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Professional led service, staff very friendly & keen to please. Food of a high standard and quality, all due to a good chef. We had a lovely evening, enjoyed the food very much and we were made to feel welcome and important. A definite 'must visit'.

Thank IAN P
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here as we'd seen the reviews and walked past many times as we were staying nearby. When we arrived it was absolutely packed and the waiter kindly managed to squeeze us in despite all other tables being reserved. (would recommend reserving if dining over the weekend). The waiters were all extremely friendly, each giving special pieces of advice... More 

Thank Sally D
Epsom, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Found this restaurant on our first night in Malta and knew we'd be going back for our 'last night' treat. I, honestly, cannot fault it. The food is delicious, the atmosphere is easy and it is extremely welcoming. We chatted to Vincent & Steve and another young waiter, whose name we didn't catch - they were all great guys and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?