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Salvino's by La Pecora Nera

32, Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2123 9958
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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32, Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's definite now. Every time I am in Valletta, I go to Salvino's by La Pecora Nera (Cucina Romana). The welcome smile of Sandro, the quick wave of hand of Francesca from the kitchen, the calm, quiet atmosphere welcome you. The food is "as mamma...More

Thank jocin40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Positive + centrally located in a unique former wine cellar + perfect temperature/ AC setting + friendly service + you can look through the glass front into the kitchen but since there is a glass front you are not bothered by the stell + pasta...More

Thank VroniAufReisen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night and were really blown away by the quality of the meals and service. Having spent the last couple of weeks travelling through the Balkans, we haven't been overly impressed with the cuisine (and service), as it's been lots of meat...More

Thank DMC_1090
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and relaxed atmosphere in the magical city of Valletta. Friendly staff and food is delicious...Highly recommend it..

Thank 82Warren
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time dining in this beautifully decorated and small cosy restaurant. Loved the fact that the Food is comforting as if I am eating genuinely at home. Staff is courteous and friendly. Prices are reasonable. Definitely recommended.

Thank Jeanette A
Spadoni2, Proprietario at Salvino's by La Pecora Nera, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago


Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we decided to have lunch in Valletta and followed tripadvisor. We chose Salvino's. It is a small restaurant, 32 seats, in a small street. It is a family run restaurant. The beauty of this establishment is that you feel the passion of the family both...More

Thank maartenbeijerinck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty, authentic food and great service. Very reasonable price. Not too busy even though we visited on a Saturday evening in August, peak tourist season (we'd been turned away elsewhere as they were fully booked). We were given bread with olive oil and balsamic vinegar...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simple and delicious dishes, probably served by the owner of the place who is very kind and helpful.

Thank Paweł W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Italian excellence at the heart of Valletta. Best ever homemade lasagna on the island of Malta. So tasty. A place in valletta one must visit. Keep it up !

Thank Mark Anthony P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most delicious lunch. Pasta aglio olio pepperoncini followed by fresh Sea Bass. Husband and wife team, she cooks, he serves. Small Italian, but 5 star cooking. No menu, just ask for any dish you'd like. Fabulous👏👏👏👏👏👏

Thank Sandi B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32, Archbishop Street, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Valletta
  • Phone Number: +356 2123 9958
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The recently refurbished restaurant is situated in the heart of Valletta under the new parliament plaza. Today, under the leadership of Chef Steve Mamo they lead their dynamic team in providing dishes with a modern and classical touch with all flavours staying true to themselves. Salvino's offers an extensive list of Italian wine, featuring rare vintages and other sought after selections which complement Steve's carefully crafted dishes, in addition to an outstanding dessert menu.
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