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Chapter One

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9, Church Street | Triq il-Knisja, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3041, Malta
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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Kildare, Ireland
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants on the island. Food, drinks and the atmosphere are just perfect. The small menu shows the care and precision taken with each dish. I have been probably 6 times or more in the last 3 years and have never had any issues. The staff are just fantastic. A true gem❤️

2 Thank travelbugire
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A delightful experience. Short but very well balanced menu. Exquisite presentation and astonishing flavors. Being in a large company we managed to order almost each item and share them all. It was a real feast. We will be coming back for more that's for sure :)

2 Thank AgniGi
Stockholm, Sweden
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We had a team dinner here, amazing food, best was still the Raviolo and for the main, everything we had was awesome. Specially the Sous vide new Zealand lamb shank and Australian beef rib-eye. The fish was also very good.

Thank shackie a
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The food tasted good but unfortunately the portions were very small. Also we had to wait for long time for our main course and desert. I definitely don't recommend this restaurant

Thank Alan M
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We went to this restaurant for a birthday meal during a recent long weekend in Malta. We opted for the Five course tasting menu with wine for 70 euros and was not disappointed. The Food was delicious, expertly presented and piping hot! The wine superbly matched with each course - and generous measures! We were able to let the chef... More 

1 Thank Michelle R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Very good menu with wine! 5 menu's per table and they served 3 different dishes per course! Not a big resto, good to have a talk!

Thank Anniek v
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We had the three course meal which was fantastic. The chef chose the dishes for us, but we were able to note our preferences. Would definitely recommend this as it is great value for money. Only negatives was that there was only one waitress, so we had to wait a while to order drinks and food. Wine was also not... More 

Thank Hiran P
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had the 3 course menu with wine for 50 euros. Everything was perfect and even though the menu is chefs choice, we were allowed to make wishes so we could set the menu our self. The service was so sweet and very nice, the only problem was that they only had 1 waiter and 1 chef, and therefore everyone... More 

Thank Gustav A
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

On our last day in Malta we had a late flight so decided to have a quality lunch.. a quick look on trip advisor revealed Chapter One just 4 minutes away from our hotel (the Hilton w). although just off the tourist routes it is well worth making the effort to find.The service and food was excellent and the wine... More 

Thank Adrian J
London, United Kingdom
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550 reviews
463 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 438 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went for a dinner with my wife. A discovery for us. We decided to have the diner on the terrace, on the back of the restaurant. Terrine of rabbit, and Pork belly as starters, both absolutely delicious, especially the pork belly which was one of the best I ever had. The veal cheeks and OZ sirloin cooked to perfection.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$64
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9, Church Street | Triq il-Knisja, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3041, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: 35621380000
The chef designed the menu based on the freshness and quality of the products. Having developed a long experience abroad the chef always wiling to taste new flavors and give to his dishes a touch of creativity.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?