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Palazzo Preca

54, Strait Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2122 6777
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“trifle” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (71 reviews)
“fresh fish” (60 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54, Strait Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stumbled across this restaurant, this is truly a little gem. Definitely worth a visit. Staff are very tentative. Great wine list, food was cooked to perfection. Highly recommend the octopus as a starter, food was presented well. Great atmosphere. Fantastic value.

Thank Louise F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our first night in Valletta and first ever trip to Malta. Not sure gat to expect so asked Hotel for recommendations. They gave many, which Included this gem. Perfect service, great choice and amazing fresh food. We had the oysters, although from Scotland, were very...More

Thank Timbernard
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first meal in Malta and was really top class. Discovered this restaurant on trip advisor and nearly didn't go in as got a bit lost finding it but so glad we did. Service, food quality, presentation and taste were all spot on....More

Thank aniceglassofred
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Palazzo in Valletta, where food is excellent, staff is so friendly and helpful. Unique location.

Thank gozoborn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with family and were delighted at the ambience and the quality of the food. The service was brilliant and I can't fault the experience.

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took my mum for dinner for her 80th birthday. Place was packed. Services was great but most of all the food was marvellous. Thanks goes to all the staff

Thank George A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the day of carnival. valleta was chaos and every restaurant was packed. We stumbled upon this restaurant and what a great experience we had. The decor was classy . Service was amazing and our waiter was really friendly . Then came the...More

Thank manonthemove22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not to be missed if you’re looking for that special place to dine in Valletta. Just go there and see!!

Thank Bertybuoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress read our mind - brought the food quickly; specially adapted to the baby; was pleasant and efficient. The food itself was a delight. The seafood soup, sea bass, beef ravioli and crème brûlée all withheld scrutiny and we left very very pleased with...More

Thank Caro V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good, friendly and professional service. Excellent local menu that’s cooked to perfection. The chef here knows her stuff. Seafood was cooked perfectly and not over powered with sauce. Fish is very fresh and worth trying. Even the bread and butter was delish. I will...More

Thank Lyle-Brazil
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will v
18 February 2017|
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Response from holidayjunkie24 | Reviewed this property |
It is value for money due to the quality of the food/service but it is fine dining so it is not cheap. We ate there twice and paid 70 and 110 euro's. For this we had 2 courses, Tio Pepe, a bottle of wine and 2 double... More
will v
18 February 2017|
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Response from OldtravellerDevon | Reviewed this property |
Yes and there is a menu outside by the street entrance
29 December 2016|
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Response from Dipal U | Reviewed this property |
Also, the menu does change so as the others have said, do check online or email them directly. They're very responsive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54, Strait Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2122 6777
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Palazzo Preca Restaurant is serving a variety of Mediterranean and Maltese cuisine such as pasta "mostly recomended with seafood", colourful salads, juicy Irish steaks, traditional cooked rabbit, beef olives ,snails in garlic and what we are known for, the fish and shellfish which comes fresh every day.We are open every day for lunch and dinner, accept Sunday evening and Monday closed all day.
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