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Fontanella Tea Garden

1 Bastion Street, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2145 4264
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (1,381 reviews)
“chocolate cake” (207 reviews)
“pizza” (319 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Bastion Street, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Mdina with friend. Fabulous spot for afternoon tea. Shaded spots are limited and we had to wait 30mins for a table. Very nice food and drink. Sadly plastic chairs and table are a bit tatty. Well worth a visit

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A gorgeous place to stop and have something lovely to eat whilst looking out over beautiful views. Very friendly staff make the experience even better

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited in September and were lucky enough to have a table overlooking amazing views of Malta. As restaurant was very busy we shared our table with a German lady who was an absolute delight to spend time with. Our pizza arrived and was plenty...More

1  Thank SMN73
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went there around dusk & were lucky enough to get a table overlooking half the island. Menu, a little expensive, but there are not many places where you can eat with a view as good as you get from here. Only other issue was the...More

Thank gmegme1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely place for coffe and cake or lunch big portions Bari cake and ice cream hit the spot. Busy place but if you can get a table outside you will love it!

Thank millardlinda
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great service, amazing food! And there is an option for gluten free! We were 8 friends and we all enjoyed it very much! If your going to visit Mdina and looking for a place to have lunch, go here!

1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place for desert and drinks, the staff were very nice and friendly, the cake was delicious and very good, nice location, prices here are very reasonable.

Thank Dillon X
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for Sunday lunch and enjoyed a pizza and beer . It was hot and humid and we were dying for our beer which seemed to take awhile to be served. When it came it was delicious. The salame pizza had more cheese than...More

Thank Ellen4719
Reviewed 1 week ago

Calling here on Sunday lunch time was not ideal. Extremely busy. Service quick, effficient but totally lacking in character. Food choices small and served incredibly fast. I would not have liked to see inside the kitchen. Very quick turnaround of food and guests. Also there...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant offers a nice view over north Malta with delicious maltese and international food and drinks.

Thank Martin_Helmrich
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Questions & Answers
26 July 2016|
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Response from Amethyst-2009 | Reviewed this property |
Very sorry this tearoom is up steps.
27 September 2015|
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Response from Mildred B | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not quite sure if they do, they do some cakes I believe which are gluten free. You can always check through their website though, they have their contact details readily available. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Bastion Street, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 4264
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