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159 St. Georges Road | Spinola Bay, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3209, Malta
+356 2138 8600
18:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 18:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sun 18:30 - 23:30
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Nottingham, UK
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163 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on our last night in Malta for dinner. The food was delicious, staff were very friendly and attentive. Although more expensive than other restaurants we visited during our stay it was well worth the extra for the quality of the food and the ambience. Highly recommended.

Thank Richard K
Milan, Italy
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Dolce Vita for a dinner. It was a superbe experience. The restaurant and it's view is incredible. But this is not the whole. The cusine is high level, we loved the amuse bouche and great main courses. Great job Dolce Vita

Thank aetzi82
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my friends during our stay at Malta. The location is excellent, there is a beautiful view to the bay. The menu is not long, but there are very nice Italian dishes, especially seefood. We had zucchini and king prawns pasta and king prawns with basil and parmesan. It was petfect! The prices are a bit... More 

Thank Ildiko K
Store Heddinge, Denmark
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had our dinner there a friday evening and the place was full. You got a great view of the bay and friendly staff. The food on the other hand was very average. I had a seafood pasta dish and my wife a prawn pasta dish. For starter i had carpaccio which was nothing speciel. We had a local bottle of... More 

Thank Rasmus P
Scotland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived with no booking. Lovely food - worth the price with excellent service to match. Beautiful setting.

Thank Janet P
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting, excellent service and the food is simply outstanding.. in my opinion its one of the best restaurants on the Island and no doubt will recommend this restaurant to others and will be visiting them many more times, especially in the summer season where one can enjoy the amazing views besides the excellent cuisine.

3 Thank Joseph S
Mazkeret Batya, Israel
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant for dinner. The location is first class and the inner decoration is simple and fine. The food is very average and the service was much below our expectations. I can summarize this retaurant as not better than other similar restaurants in this area. Just an average restaurant.

2 Thank rbgeva
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The worst I ever eaten during all of my visits to Malta! We were two couple in a nearly entry room only two other small accompanies.. The food was overpriced, tasteless and badly tasting as well as poorly cooked. The only thing that tasted somehow good was the wine which you can get anywhere else.. The staff were not even... More 

6 Thank Josefinehs
Göteborg, Sverige
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

THE food did not meet the price tag. They charge you for complimentaries that should be free. Overall a nice package with lousy quality.

4 Thank lillvik
Island of Malta, Malta
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We went there to meet with my Friends. That was a lovely evening food was expensive but not bad, staff very friendly however the owner was very rude to the table next to us. The way of treating of that people was unacceptable. All The atmosphere was uncomfortable. I don't know the case exactly I but will never be back... More 

4 Thank styllowoo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 St. Georges Road | Spinola Bay, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3209, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 8600
Specialising in exquisitely prepared seafood, the restaurant also enjoys one of the most picturesque views. The attention to detail and fine decor redefines any fine dining experience.

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