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Cafe Ranieri

Republic Street, 39, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 9995 6218
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (16 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Republic Street, 39, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ranieri`s is literally in the centre of Valetta: an unobtrusive cafe/restaurant on the main thoroughfare (Republic Street). We arecalways a little wary of restaurants in the centre of towns as they generally cater sub standard food to mass tourism. However Ranieri`s was definitely worth the...More

Thank Stuart h h
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Cheap and cheerful cafe that seemed popular with the locals so we thought we'd give it a try for some traditional Maltese food. I had the national dish of rabbit which was tender and tasty and my husband enjoyed sausage spaghetti. Service was quick and...More

Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Located a short distance past the bridge entrance to Valletta there was an empty table for 2 so we checked the menu and sat down. Service by our friendly Serbian waitress we soon had ordered dinner and with her assistance a very nice bottle of...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I had very good salmon, green salad, and chips, with a cold beer, and cold water. The service was a bit slow but, the waiter was very pleasant and the food well-cooked. There seemed to be several local families eating there, which is always a...More

Thank lizzie53
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The best place to get an iced coffee coffee in Malta. Incredible service from the staff. nice plaza seating at the front.

Thank Derek S
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Located on the busy republic street, Ranieri is a reasonably priced local cafe/restaurant. The food was tasty and we were given Bruschetta for free as a starter. Only downside was slow service but Bruschetta made up for it.

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed this gem of a spot several times during our 2 week stay in Valletta. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. We had the BBQ spareribs twice! Our waiter Paul was so attentive and very friendly. We sat outside each time...More

Thank Katie A
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I always come to this place and find it super great, clean, and filled with friendly waiters and staff come and dine here y’all!!!Amazing service and amazing food!!! Oh and I forgot to mention they have the best Wine!

Thank Manuel A
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is my first one star review I have ever written on trip advisor and it’s sad to say that I was extremely ill after eating here to the point I was throwing up my lunch in the middle of Valletta and almost passed out....More

Thank LizjaneR
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Have been visiting for years with no issues - great value, great service. Seems they have recently sold. No service, none. Ordered a late breakfast omelette, tea and sparkling water. Tea and water arrived in two lots and after 22 min paid and left. No...More

Thank Keithedwin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Republic Street, 39, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 9995 6218
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