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Ir Rokna Restaurant and Pizzeria

Church Street Paceville | St. Julian's, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3044, Malta
+356 2138 4060
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (374 reviews)
“cannelloni” (11 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Church Street Paceville | St. Julian's, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3044, Malta
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have walked past this establishment, meaning to go in, on each of our 9 visits to Malta. Finally went in and had lunch. The setting is basic and quite compact, the food is very good and comes without delay. The service was prompt and friendly,...More

Thank pmel018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Friendly service and excellent food. Not a flash place but quality with no pretensions.

Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very busy restaurant with both tourists and locals. Great pizzas - we ordered ours crispy and sliced House wines not wonderful - but the still water is! Bottled on the San Pellegrino estate in Tuscany at a very reasonable price. We went back for...More

Thank jackjane1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here six times during our stay in Malta! The restaurant was just footsteps from our hotel which had beautiful restaurants in it. We made it a point to eat at Il-Rokna because we fell in love with the menu of delicious Mediterranean food...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for dinner on Christmas Eve and we enjoyed it. The food was fantastic. Lamb Shanks, Ribs, pasta and pizzas for a group of 5 adults and 8 children (all 16 and under). We went back on Boxing Day and tonight we order...More

Thank Gerry I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cosey, well-decorated place - the starter was good (mixed combo for 2) however the pizza was sadly quite disappointing. I had the Diavola and it tasted of nothing. There was too much topping which was underneath the cheese so the peppers and onions were...More

Thank KitKatKor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First day in Malta and had to visit Ir Rokna. Been using this restaurant for 17 years. It is one of the oldest on the island I believe. The pizza and pasta is excellent - you can’t go wrong eating at this Family friendly restaurant.

Thank saloustar
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

İf you have plans to eat pizza go to Ir Rokna. I always order pizza marinara and always served a very delicious pizza. Yumyum

Thank Saytimur
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We found this place whilst out walking in St Julian's and noticed it was advertised as the oldest pizzeria in Malta. My wife had salmon which was double the size of what she would normally expect whilst I had chicken. Both meals were excellent as...More

Thank fozboz
Reviewed 28 November 2017

A really cosy, welcoming pizza and pasta restaurant... what's not to like?! The claim that they're the oldest pizzeria in Malta seems about right given the super-experienced waiters, the simple but delicious menu and the really, really reasonable prices. If this restaurant was in my...More

1  Thank Lawrence W
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Questions & Answers
29 June 2016|
Response from Viictor C | Property representative |
We serve only pasta that is gluten free. We hope that is good enough for you. We are not able to do gluten free pizza as we use a log oven and flour and semolina rest on oven floor and cannot put in oven gluten free... More
Patrick P
4 October 2015|
Response from Viictor C | Property representative |
Dear Sir, The price of a half bottle local red wine, La Torre Cabernet Sauvignon is Euro 7.55. We thank you for contacting us and we are always at your disposal for any queries you may have The Management. Ir-Rokna... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street Paceville | St. Julian's, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3044, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 4060
  • This restaurant is at Rokna
Is it possible to change our price from to Euro 12 to Euro 26 instead of Euro 26? Thank you
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