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Food and restaurants in Valletta

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Da Pippo on Melita Street is legendary, and so popular with locals that booking is a must. Only open for lunch, they do all the Mediterranean classics, but go with what they recommend on the day. Noisy and chaotic, this is a real Valletta experience.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Lunch & Dinner in Valletta for Maltese Traditional Food - they have only Maltese food an drinks available so you do not want to miss it. Check opening hours and book before if possible”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bistro
“Really good food in a Mediterranean atmosphere. Make sure to book a table in advance.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cozy atmosphere, quality food, the concept revolves around a set menu of all different dishes to share, starting from soup to pasta to meet and fish, a 360 Maltese cuisine experience. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bistro
“Nice cosy wine bar, great wine and amazing cheese platters in the capital city of valletta”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“This place has Live music, good platters and an interesting selection of whisky based cocktails, not to mention a vast collection of whiskies! I usually book ahead especially if it's at the weekend. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“One of the best bars on the island, often with live music outside. Limited seating but unmatched range of gins.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tasty food, special views and a very good service. Enjoy a good selection of wine and a lovely menu for lunch or dinner ”
  • 8 locals recommend

Cafes

Mediterranean Restaurant
“If you would like to visit Gozo, but is only here for weekend then visit this cute little café, bar and restaurant and try some of their Gozitan specialities. Our favorite dessert is the typical date cake Imqarret with cinnamon ice cream. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“One of the oldest most popular cafe’s in Valletta. Must go to try local pastizzi and enjoy view of piazza”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Vegan and vegetarian restaurant with good food and snacks as well as smoothies and shakes.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“A favourite for a healthy and delicious breakfast or lunch. The salad menu is outstanding especially at around lunch time and the prices are unbeatable. You can either eat outside at a table or have your meal as a takeaway. The people working here are lovely too! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
Cocktail Bar
“Great wine and cocktails including delicious brunch dishes, burgers and platters.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Lunch & Dinner in Valletta for Maltese Traditional Food - they have only Maltese food an drinks available so you do not want to miss it. Check opening hours and book before if possible”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bakery
“This company is the oldest company in the Group, dating back to 1843. It is the oldest confectionary shop in Malta and has always been located in Merchants Street, Valletta. Its vast selection of products includes chocolate, cakes, biscuits and diabetic products. The company was also the pioneer of the ‘Pick ‘n Mix’ concept in Malta offering an array of sweets purchased by weight. Its portfolio also comprises a range of wines representing four wineries: Cabert (Friuli), Montellori (Toscana), Manfredi (Piemonte) and Terre De La Cvstudia (Umbria).”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends