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4, St. Joseph Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2135 2000
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
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“beef olives” (9 reviews)
“salads” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4, St. Joseph Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We warming around the beautiful area of st Julian's and passed by Rafael restaurant . Checked the menu and looked good with son many options . Great setup with magnificent views and we were expecting a great meal except one thing didn't make this happen...More

Thank Amer c C
Reviewed 3 days ago

The waiters insulted my friend and looked as if they wanted to fight after not hearing what he ordered. The restaurant did not have enough glasses for the table and ultimately the food was ok at best. Would not recommend to a friend, the service...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Compared to its sister restaurants, Raffael is not up to standard. App of crispy spaghetti was the only real standout as they claimed to be out of grouper and then brought us a mixed seafood grill and claimed one of the fishes was grouper. It...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Only had a mains ordered chicken breast milanese difficult to imagine that was hard to make was very dried out and tasteless. When i mentioned this to waiter he said thats why he gave me mayo etc. Unreal no apology. My husband ordered BBQ king...More

Thank TriciaQ186605
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous location overlooking Spinola Bay. You can watch the small boats come in & out of the bay of crystal blue water. Service was excellent. Very attentive. Food was lovely. Large salads around €9-10 Also meat, fish, pasta, pizza & other hot dishes. Highly recommend.

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never been dissapiunted at this place. Staff always pleasant and happy to help and never had bad food

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizzas are great and the Location is nice, directly at the bay with a nice view. Bruchetta is Very good!!! :)

Thank Tilo G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We choose Raffael because the view was beautiful and it was full of people, but the food was disappointing.

Thank Juliana G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not bad but not up to the standard of the other restaurants we found in Malta and Gozo, may be being a little unfair as this is a very busy area and they are looking to turn the tables around asap, however food was acceptable...More

Thank scratchgolfer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for dinner and unfortunately the food does not match the surroundings. I had a calzone pizza which was very plain and my partner had a pasta dish which was Luke warm and very dried up. A real shame as this is in a...More

Thank Andy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4, St. Joseph Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2135 2000
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