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Senglea Waterfront | 14, Xatt Juan B Azzopardo, Senglea, Senglea, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 7960 3564
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Senglea Waterfront | 14, Xatt Juan B Azzopardo, Senglea, Senglea, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant hosts people inside and also outside. The views of the port are indeed spectacular. The staff is welcoming and very friendly. We ordered two seafood pasta dishes (garganelli) and they were to die for!!😋 Kids menu is ok too. Will visit again! Thumbs...More

Thank Johanna B
Reviewed 4 days ago

What could be better than eating a delicious lunch in the warm Mediterranean sun and looking out over a harbour full of yachts? Il-Hnejja lets you do all this and you are served by friendly staff who seem to enjoy their work. Escape from the...More

Thank Digr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful location in Spengler creek. Excellent food and great service. This is a magical spot to have a meal in Malta.

Thank Happy_traveller726
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. I had a fantastic bully soup as a starter which was simply fantastic. I would recommend to have it included in the menu rathet thab just a special. Very nice service and location also fantastic. One of the best places in the area.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here. Beautifully located, with a terrace right next to the sea front. We were welcomed by a very friendly owner. We ordered mussels in white wine, spaghetti marinara and pasta with chicken and schrimps. All 3 dishes were delicious! Very price friendly...More

Thank Sylvie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped off during our rolling geeks tour and found this lovely restaurant with seating on the waterfront overlooking the Grand Harbour where all the luxury cruisers and yachts were berthed. Manuel took us inside to select from a range of homemade cakes to accompany our...More

1  Thank isobel b
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Very good food. Even the menu and the specialties you have a lot to choose from But with a difference. I'll be back for sure. Staff really nice and helpful. Thank you very much

1  Thank Francesca F
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect location for lunch dinner etc right alongside waterfront with interesting boat traffic and marina . Always hard to find parking bit that’s life. Now to food . Absolutely spot on and delicious 😋 waiter dean could not have been more helpful and attentive and...More

1  Thank chris g
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We visited with some local friends and were impressed by the variety of lovely, home-cooked local dishes. The spaghetti marinara was delicious and was a generous portion. The pasta with spinach and ricotta (a daily special) was also really flavoursome. The local red wine was...More

1  Thank Pennyanne2012
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Our food was cooked perfectly, especially my steak which was perfection with very fresh ingredients. Very friendly service, good portion size, cosy and a terrific success especially for those staying in Senglea. Impressed with wine selection. All in all great value.

2  Thank denzilskinner
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Richard R
11 May 2017|
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Response from Quinny_A | Reviewed this property |
No reservation necessary as others have said depends on the time of year how busy it gets. If you want to take a risk don't worry as there are other restauraunts in the vacinity should you have a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senglea Waterfront | 14, Xatt Juan B Azzopardo, Senglea, Senglea, Island of Malta, Malta (Formerly il hnessa)
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Senglea
  • Phone Number: +356 7960 3564
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