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Fresco's Cafe & Restaurant

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The Promenade. | Tower Road,, Sliema, Island of Malta Slm18, Malta
+356 2734 4763
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Glasgow, Scotland
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On our first visit to Malta we ate at this restaurant last night. It had been recommended by a friend who lived in Sliema until he was a young man though has been in Glasgow for many years now. The restaurant fully lived up to his recommendation. The food was excellent. The service was friendly and welcoming. In daylight the... More 

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Thank ianliz71
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally a nice restaurant near the water without a television on. Including nice music and a great view on the bay. I was here on business and therefore eating alone. Had a good rib-eye with mixed veggies. Accompanied with a local red wine it was a pleasure to sit and eat.

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Thank Jean-Paul v
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was difficult to find a place yo seat because there were always lots of people.We were not surprised at all when we tried the food and the friendliness of the waiters. Indispensable desserts. Era complicado encontrar sitio porque siempre había mucha gente para cenar,no nos extrañó en absoluto cuando probamos la comida y la amabilidad de los camareros, los... More 

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Thank Elena A
Skipton, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Walked miles along the seafront to build up an appetite for lunch and came across this small bar and restaurant perched above the sea. It's at the head of a small bay with the headland curving round to both left and right and a seat on the terrace gives a spectacular view. Yes, the clear plastic blinds are down to... More 

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Thank jinxie47
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We planned to visit the restaurant, after reading TripAdvisor recommendations. We were pleasantly surprised when we discovered it is just across our hotel. So, our first meal in Malta was at Fresco's I am on a gluten free diet and was very happy that everything was well labelled, with gluten free alternatives. The food was really perfectly prepared, nicely served... More 

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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to pop in as the view of the sea was fantastic. We ordered some cocktails and considered food maybe after a drink but when the waiter asked if we were eating we said not just now. We decided on cocktails whilst we waited for an appetite to build but because of this we were moved away from the nice... More 

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Nomad-Malta, Owner at Fresco's Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this review

We thank 'Stephen H' for finding the time to review his recent visit to Fresco's Restaurant. Customer feedback is important to us as it helps us to constantly improve our service. In this particular case however we feel that the points raised in this review are a bit unfair. Fresco's has a very limited number of covers indoors in winter... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped for early dinner and it was very good. We ate on the rooftop which can get chilly but they supply blankets and heaters. My husband had a t-bone which was excellent and my seafood pasta was good. Only feedback would be they didn't clear table and I noticed this for a few diners. We paid and dirty plates were... More 

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Thank Michaela Y
Victoria, Canada
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We had dinner here on our last night and the experience was amazing. The service from the staff and the owner were second to none and was almost embarrassing how much attention they pay to you. Would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone. Beautiful View in Sliema

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Thank CharlieBrownVictoria
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great food , good choir and very friendly staff Had a great steak good choice of starters and mains didn't manage a desert but did manage the odd cocktail or two

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Thank jasmincottage
St. Paul's Bay, Malta
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102 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

My favourite is the pumpkin gnocci, as it's delicious, fresh, and filled with magic. Service is attentive, drinks are generous, and I especially love sitting outside in the fresh air.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Promenade. | Tower Road,, Sliema, Island of Malta Slm18, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2734 4763

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