Top Choice Mediterranean in Valletta


White-tableclothed Rubino is a classy place that earns rave reviews for its dishes such as spaghetti with sea urchins or seabass involtini (rolls) stuffed with pinenuts and mint. The velvety risotto is particularly …
Top Choice Mediterranean in Valletta

Trattoria da Pippo

This hidden-away, informal Valletta hub, all green woodwork and gingham tablecloths, is a local favourite, with something of an old boys' club feel, and is the place for those in the know. The food is a delightful m…
Top Choice French in Valletta

Black Pig

Considered by many to be Valletta's finest restaurant, Black Pig offers foodie heaven in a historic yet funky dining room and sophisticated cuisine that's mostly French with a twist, with dishes such as ceviche of t…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Valletta

Harbour Club

Converted from 17th-century boathouses, the Harbour Club has been designed by Malta's foremost architect, Chris Briffa, and has a superb terrace and wonderful harbour views, as well as a bar and a subterranean jazz …
Mediterranean in Valletta


This is one of Valletta's loveliest restaurants, with paintings covering the walls and a relaxed, intimate feel. Locals love this place and the welcome is warm (the chef might just pop by to see how you enjoyed your…
Cafe in Valletta

Caffe Cordina

Cordina was established in 1837 and is now a local institution. You have the choice of waiter service at the sun-shaded tables in the square or inside, or joining the locals at the zinc counter inside for a quick ca…
Fast Food in Valletta

Dates Kiosk

Dates Kiosk sells traditional mqaret (deep-fried delicious pastries stuffed with spiced dates).
Italian in Valletta

La Sicilia

You're sure to find something to fill a gap at this unpretentious Sicilian-owned eatery with seating out on a tranquil little square. There are lots of hearty Italian pasta dishes, grilled meats and fish; the swordf…
Fast Food in Valletta


Millennium, the first kiosk on your right after you exit City Gate, sells hot pastizzi (small parcels of flaky pastry filled with either ricotta cheese or mushy peas).
Market in Valletta

Fresh Produce Market

You can buy fruit, vegetables and deli items upstairs, and fish, meat and poultry on the ground level.