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Traffic Lights Cafe'

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Paola Square, Paola, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2713 3642
07:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best coffee shop I ever visited in the whole island of Malta. The food is fresh and reasonable prized.

Thank EmmanuelGalea
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

A very nice cafeteria in the centre of Paola. Perfect for a stylish quick lunch. A smart decor. The pizza is very good. The Caesar Salad is amazing. The salmon salad comes with an actual trench of salmon. The apple pie is delicious and is served warm with cream. The capuccino and Latte Macchiato are a dream. The service is... More 

Thank Audrey Inger
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

My son lives just around the corner from this hidden gem in the heart of main street Paola. It has a small bright cafe area (with smaller tables)to the street front and a larger enclosed back area, with bigger circular tables for groups of 4-6 diners ( but this can be very noisy when busy!!). Somewhat off the tourist trail,... More 

Thank Warren G
Marsascala, Malta
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Sweet place for a quick coffee and light snack. Very clean too. A very busy place, expecially in the morning.

Thank lilianacamilleri2016
Paola, Malta
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I go here often to meet friends for a coffee. The staff are very friendly and efficient. There is lots of food to choose from and no one hassles you to hurry up. A true Maltese feel to the place. Prices are very reasonable. Not so keen on sitting in the back room as it's quite noisy with the TV... More 

Thank Helen M
Paola, Malta
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

There is a big choice of pasties to choose from and also traditional maltese pastizzi. There is also a good choice of sweets

Thank margal1259
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Went here for breakfast one morning food was good and staff was very helpful good price as well full English breakfast is served with English bacon and English sausage which can be hard to find on the island

Thank Paolo M
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Great place to visit while in the area. Staff friendly and helpful. Food and coffee great and reasonably priced. A pleasure to visit :-)

Thank Jenni T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Open when you need it, Don't like smoking at front but hey ho they do. Good quality bar when you have the need.

Thank Alan K
Grange Over Sands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is in the square in Paola, opposite the impressive church. We needed lunch between our visits to the Tarxien temples and the Hypogeum and we couldn't have found a better place. It's light, nicely decorated and most importantly there's a wide choice of excellent food. The staff are friendly - and perhaps a very good sign, it's used by... More 

Thank sullivan09

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 5
Cafe, International
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paola Square, Paola, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Paola
  • Phone Number: +356 2713 3642
We are a new modern coffee shop, bistro and pizzeria which is open under NEW MANAGEMENT. Recently refurbished into a cosy coffee shop, situated in the heart of Paola.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?