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In the historic city Valletta, Taproom is a new contemporary concept restaurant serving lunch and dinner and also late night drinks. A vintage bar and a cozy chill area on 53a Old Theatre Street. The Brasserie is a relaxed and welcoming social space to meet and mingle, have a quick bite, an after-work drink or late night cocktails.
US$14 - US$36
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Mediterranean, European, Fusion
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the 2nd time I try this place as we decided to give it another chance since food was good the last time we visited.unfortunately,AGAIN, very rude service from the waiter who is also the person to handle the reservations! She should be taught...what client service is!whatever need to be said could be said with a smile & in a friendly tone! Even when serving food, it seemed like she's doing us a favor!!!NEVER AGAIN! Good food and very friendly service is all Valletta so the place is not worth the trouble!More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty food in general, but the beef tartare is worth a special mention. Cut with the knife and assaisonné à perfection, it was divine. Prices are very correct, but make sure you book in advance.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was here Two years ago and went back last night with my family. It is still as good as last time. We all enjoyed the food and had a sweet waitress. They made a special children’s dish for my daughter, so it is possible...to go with children. My best recommendations ❤️More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 17 June 2021 via mobile

Fav restaurant so far, gnocchi special was insanely yum and lovely waitress. Not to mention the extensive beverage menu on offer. :)

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 13 June 2021 via mobile

What a lovely place! We really enjoyed the food. We ordered ceviche , which was really tasty and fresh. Then we continued with tagliatelle with beef and the gnocchis, which were so soft and delicious. The service was excellent and the atmosphere really nice and...relaxed. I totally recommend it :)More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 4 February 2021 via mobile

Fantastic vibe fantastic food and cocktails. Highly recommend. Luca was our waiter and he made the dining experience fun, personal and exciting. Well done! A tiny Gem in the heart of the city. We will be back again and again!

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 18 January 2021

We spent a wonderful week in Valletta after Christmas and visited this lovely bar-restaurant on Theatre St most nights. (Theatre across the street also worth visiting). We never actually had food but were treated like royalty every time we went for drinks. The friendly staff...welcomed us each time and got us a table. There is a fabulous drinks menu and lovely tapas available. We were never disappointed. Will definitely stop for food next time we're there.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 1 January 2021

Very lucky to have been able to get a booking for New Year's Eve and fortunate to go to the Taproom to ring in 2021. The service, despite being a busy evening, food and atmosphere was amazing. Impressed by the cocktails. We'll come back during...the day for the rest of the menu!More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 19 December 2020 via mobile

Seriously some of the best octopus I’ve ever had in my life. An awesome, balanced, sweet, salty, umami dish.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 22 October 2020 via mobile

Went to Taproom today for happy hour and had amazing food with such an amazing waitress. Colleen was such a delight and never had me waiting for anything! Would definitely go back :)

Date of visit: October 2020
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Justin M
15 February 2020|
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Response from Edvard F | Reviewed this property |
when I was there I never saw a high chair
8 March 2018|
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Response from FrankJ123 | Reviewed this property |
They have a web-site link from Tripadvisor, all information is available on this
Lara T
20 November 2017|
Response from MarianneSouthport | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they could. There is an extremely large table in the rear where friends can all sit around. Saw a group of people there all enjoying themselves.
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Taproom is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5