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St. Domnic Str, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta BRG1114, Malta
+356 2180 3710
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Malta
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went on a walking tour of birgu (recommended) and followed up with a nice quiet meal at del borgo - Booking is really recommended especially on Friday and the weekend. The calamari rings with honey and ravioli were excellent.. bottle of wine to top it off and it was a really nice evening

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Thank Cliffmalta
Orlando, Florida
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us both by the taxi driver who took us from the airport to our apartment in Birgu and by the owners of our apartment. As a result, on our last night in Birgu, we decided to check it out. We're glad we did. The waiter, who I believe was the owner as well, was very... More 

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Mdina, Malta
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This venue provides a cave-like decor, and the food was great. This is an establishment that has an extensive wine list. The ambience was a little tainted however by the intended background music, that was trying to climb out of the background.

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Thank Amora M
London, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This was a good meal at a reasonable price. The service was pleasant if slow to start. We had salmon and it was delicious . Bread and butter was good too really fresh and crusty. The menus was In my mind limited as I would have liked steak. The pasta was mostly parcels with different fillings. No spaghetti. Overall a... More 

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Nice, France
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172 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The food and the selection of wines are good. The service could be better, we waited for a long time before someone come to take our orders. We went there twice and we had a good time at Del Borgo. Besides, the restaurant is beautiful and charming.

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Thank Frederico A
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Beautiful food in a beautiful part of Borgo. We didn't has a reservation and this wasn't a problem for them. We had a great martini at the bar and it felt very relaxed, they don't rush you which is nice

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Thank juliejames496
Valletta, Malta
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Enjoy the majestic waterfront before a romantic night at this hidden tavern carved in the urban city of Birgu.

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Thank Karl C
Mississauga, Canada
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142 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Stopped in twice during my visit to Malta, once for dinner and once for a late night glass of wine, and enjoyed both experiences. I just took the waiter's recommendation of the bragioli -- told him I wanted something Maltese -- and enjoyed it immensely. Service was attentive and quick but not rushed: never felt either ignored or hurried, which... More 

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UK
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115 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Contemporary and smart restaurant. Great service and nice bar area for a pre dinner drink, great and reasonably priced wine list, we chose the Celeste - excellent. Lovely starters and much choice, many tempted, we shared the tempura and calamari - brilliant and lovely dips to accompany. Main, went for the ribs and these too were excellent, so tender. Potato... More 

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Thank Martin G
Brussels / Turku
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is unrivalled under the ancient vaults: one of the thickest wine lists we have seen and a nice menu make a perfect (romantic) dinner. Do not skip this place - or the Maltese Melquart cabernet sauvignon & merlot wine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Domnic Str, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta BRG1114, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Birgu (Vittoriosa)
  • Phone Number: +356 2180 3710

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?