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Sharma Ethnic Cuisines

Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
+356 2145 3817
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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Indian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a rainy afternoon in November we easily walked from the Hilton in St Julian’s to Sharma. Offering Indian and Arabian food choices we had a most wonderful meal. I ordered Arabian meal 69 which was a yummy chicken and roasted vegetable kebob. The naan...More

Thank fast_trackere
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Being of Indian origin I always crave my spicy food as you can see from my previous reviews. We found this restaurant as we were staying at the nearby Hilton and wanted to have some Indian food. Would highly recommend this restaurant for Indian food...More

Thank Digant V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very exceptional good food in a relaxing ambience. Serving staff was very polite. Choice of food is very vast too ie: a fusion of choice between arabic, indian and mediterranean. Ps: children under 7 are not allowed in the restaurant. Price is slightly above average...More

Thank Johanna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great authentic Indian dishes. Wide variety of dishes including lots of vegetarian options. Food comes fast. Overall excellent choice. Nice view of the yachts in the marina.

Thank Bernadette H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Saturday night around 9pm and the food wasn’t served for an hour and a half. We had Indian food and it was really good but you have to be really patient and prepared to wait. We decided to try it...More

Thank Paula250500
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had an enjoyable dinner here while staying in Malta recently. Service was good and there was a good selection of food too. We enjoyed a bottle of a reasonably priced Shiraz. We shared two dishes and the bill with wine was a reasonable £60

Thank terryrothery
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Very nice atmosphere. The restaurant has a wide choice of, Mediterranean, Indian and Arabian cuisine. We chose different Indian dishes which we shared between us. The food was excellent so was the live entertainment by the world renowned violist, George Curmi (il Puse') accompanied by...More

Thank Anna Maria M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I Ordered delivery from Facebook of over €100. First I was charged €6 for delivery to San Gwann which I decided to overlook. When the delivery came, on time, I realised that a number of sides were missing from the delivery. I called the restaurant...More

Thank John-Paul A
FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Sharma offers a takeaway service with pickup or delivery to all over Malta. Customers can order online or by calling the restaurant. We do our best to ensure that the order is complete and that the food will be delivered in the best condition for...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience through out the evening starting with the 2 hr free parking, the live music, the excellent food and the view. We ordered starters but still they gave us free nibbles as soon as we sat at our table. The food didn't...More

Thank Jessica P
Francesco C, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

At Sharma we appreciate that some customers find it strange that we ask them to pack themselves any left-over food which they would like to take home. Our policy is written on the first page of the menu and we quote: 'Left-Over Food If you...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

On a balmy evening in Saint Julian our small group strolled through Portomaso Marina admiring all the yachts up close before deciding on where to eat. There were many enticing places but in the end we opted for Sharma. Our diverse group ordered a variety...More

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FrankCachia, Owner at Sharma Ethnic Cuisines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

At Sharma, once you place your order, we give a complimentary nibble to have with your drinks while waiting for your food. In cases where the guest prefers to skip starters, we always recommend taking a small starter to share which will make the waiting...More

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Questions & Answers
20 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Yes, all food is halal. Thanks.
mario C
1 March 2016|
Response from FrankCachia | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your interest in our restaurant. We do only take away but we do not do any deliveries. thanks and kind regards. Sharma Ethnic Cuisines
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$36
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vjal Portomaso | Portomaso Marina, Level -5, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 4011, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2145 3817
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Sharma is a popular restaurant which was previously in Mdina and has now moved to Portomaso, St. Julian's offering an eclectic mix of traditional cuisines from India, North Africa and the Mediterranean.
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