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Star of India

78 Telghet IX-Xemxija, Xemxija, Island of Malta SPB 9024, Malta
+356 2157 3682
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“beef curry” (3 reviews)
“indian food” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
78 Telghet IX-Xemxija, Xemxija, Island of Malta SPB 9024, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had been shown a table but not until after we had been sat down for 10 minutes were we asked if we had been given a menu, he apologised and said he would provide them. We walked out 5 minutes later after no menus materialised....More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Book if you want a table. The food is really good all came hot and was extremely tasty. However the service is pretty poor and slow. Need to employ another member of staff to run the bar and takeaways to make sure that service is...More

Thank klclsc28
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food - fair prices - good service. Great view. The place is non-pretentious and the food is genuine and honest.

Thank markgmuscat
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I have been to this restaurant for many times . It has been one of my favourite for many years and will surely continue to be. The balcony offers a great atmosphere in summer and the great food makes it worth your time. Staff are...More

Thank Gianlucacallus
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I had a good surprise when I went downstairs and found a cozy place with wonderful food and friendly staff. Well done!

Thank Thi_Amaral
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely recent refurbishment makes this a hidden gem with stunning sea views and a friendly service. The food is outstanding and the atmosphere relaxed. Without a doubt the best Indian up North and one of the top five in Malta. This is a regular...More

Thank npm108
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Lived in Mellieha for 10 years and driven past so many times. Entrance from road is very unassuming.... inside is clean, modern and excellent service. The food was truly first class and will be back as often as I can 👍

Thank GrahamPowell
Reviewed 6 March 2018

The place is very nicely located in Malta with some nice views. Decor is also fairly decent. Food was nice, staff was pleasant & service was good. However, there are better places on the Island in terms of Indian Cuisine.

1  Thank Dylan G
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Very tasty and great Indian food, besides a fantastic view overlooking the bay. Friendly, professional service. Will certainly visit again.

Thank Marie Therese K
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I loved the food offered! I had to wait for a while for my food since it was to take-away, however it was worth the wait. The staff was very nice and conversed amicably with me during my wait. The food was very good... the...More

Thank Abi C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Telghet IX-Xemxija, Xemxija, Island of Malta SPB 9024, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Xemxija
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 3682
  • E-mail
The Star of India is an authentic Indian restaurant overlooking the panoramic views of Xemxija Bay, serving traditional Indian food from various regions of the Indian sub continent using only the finest and freshest ingredients. The chefs have many years of experience in top class restaurants abroad and therefor have the expertise to bring the true tastes of Indian cuisine to every dish. Each item on the menu can be prepared to suit any individual taste, so whether one's preference is daringly spicy, or soothingly mild, the chefs will strive to prepare a tailor made dish to suit any liking with the full menu available for take away.
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