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Don Mesquita

5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2702 6640
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (46 reviews)
“salad” (19 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden away in Mdina this little restaurant is a gem of a find. Went for lunch and would happily recommend it to anyone, good food, very attentive staff and very well priced.

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Mdina on a Hop on hop off bus. Had an excellent Maltese platter for two and white wine in this very attractive small wine bar and art gallery. The service was very good and very friendly and efficient.

Thank haworthjt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Mdina for lunchtime and found this quiet little spot in a square. We were able to sit outside. We chose the Maltese platter which was excellent! The wine and beer were both local and really good and the whole thing came to...More

Thank Eparsons04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place with amazing view. We has some local wine and maltese platter (we took a platter for one but it was enough to share) and everything was for a really good price. A place worth visiting :)

Thank Ugnė T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wandering around Mdina we came across this little treasure. Wonderful platters of food. Amazing deserts. Lovely wine. All at very reasonable price. A real surprise.

Thank Ann P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch and enjoyed the Maltese platter for two. It had a variety of local items which we enjoyed. The local wine was also quite good. The restaurant is small but the staff is attentive. The food is good and it was...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Dropped in here for a refuelling snack and ended having a shared platter and wine which was extremely tasty. Price reasonable and service very good.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 November 2017

There's a limit to how long you can sit in a place and genuinely feel invisible. Don Mesquita is picture postcard perfect - it sits in a small square in the old town of Mdina and has a few outside seats, a couple of tables...More

Thank mightyshepherd
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is a little gem Very friendly staff were attentive and helpful. Access to downstairs needs patrons to be sure of foot. Not recommended for patrons with physical disability, but tables and seating is available outdoors.

Thank EoinB1956
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

On our first visit to Mdina back in 2012 we lunched here by chance. Now back in 2017 and on our last day we sought it out again. Cheerful, friendly service. Delicious food. We'll be back. Can't recommend this small quiet corner of Mdina highly...More

Thank Kate A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A, Mesquita Square, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mdina
  • Phone Number: +356 2702 6640
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