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Huggy Bear Lido

Islet Promenade, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2500, Malta
+356 2757 8741
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (8 reviews)
“rump steak” (3 reviews)
“spag bol” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Islet Promenade, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2500, Malta
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Right next to the coast. Sitting with people sunbathing next to you. You can jump at the sea while you're eating? And the food is average but the portion is really big. 2 people can share a main pasta.

Thank Isabella Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch and can highlay recommend their pizzas - great location right by the sea and great views. Also visited in the evening a couple of times and can highly recommend their cocktails.

Thank coops592017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to eat and drink here 4-5 times a week. Kids can swim in eyesight and food and drink and staff were brilliant. Now the food isn't fresh. Poorly cooked and tasteless and a lot more expensive. The beer was 1-50 now 2-50. Will...More

2  Thank Graham_mia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took a salmon salad and it was really poor! It should have contained coleslaw as the waitress was explaining but I could barely find any, a lot of lettuce & a couple of cherry tomatoes, 4 black olives and the said coleslaw for the...More

1  Thank Filomen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dining area located on sea level is what attracted us first and foremost. We opted for Angus beef burgers which were excellently cooked, not to mention the freshly fried chips and coleslaw which wasn't available on the menu but still provided. The food went...More

Thank Annamaria A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In recent years under the old owners use to go to this restaurant once a week the food and service was always fantastic. Went there last night under the new owners and will never go again. The Fillet Steak was not fresh off the grill...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

we went for a late supper and we had pasta it was delisous would go back again you get loads on the plate and reasonably price very roomy place and staff very friendly

1  Thank Julie F
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

hi called here for a drink but got wrong lager which was slightly more expence wife had a latte which wasnt very hot very slow service but nice setting for chilling very comfy seating didnt leave a tip which is not like me .

Thank bladesman03
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Been to Huggy Bear 1000 times. Always the same excellent service, quality food, and very friendly staff. I'll always be a customer here. Thank you.

Thank Arthur Q
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Staff are lovely. It's a friendly cafe where you can hire sinners and umbrellas,eat and drink all in one place. Had a great time and will definitely go back next time in Malta.

Thank sharkim
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What's the new owners like ?
26 January 2017|
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Response from Arthur Q | Reviewed this property |
I'm a local and always at Huggy Bear. They've always treated us like family every time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Islet Promenade, Bugibba, Island of Malta SPB 2500, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 2757 8741
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