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Barracuda Restaurant

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194 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 1089, Malta
+356 2133 1817
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The first time I visited I very much enjoyed it but when I went back after a year I was very disappointed! Food quality went down massively even though the restaurant is still gorgeous with beautiful view.

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Thank Nadine K
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked this from the internet, we choose the degustion menu, chefs choice. So absolutely amazing at Euro 60 per head plus wine. Executive chef Andrew furnished us with eight courses of pure delight, from carpachio of red prawn, through lobster, scallops, ravioli with prawn and scallops to fillet of beef and pudding duet to die for!... More 

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Thank mary ann s
Lancashire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a super meal at Barracuda. Service was great and we both had well cooked starters and main courses: sea bass and lamb. Service was great and staff very friendly. Look forward to a return visit on our next trip to Malta.

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Thank ladybeeLancashire
England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For the money that you pay the one thing that lets this place down is the fact that the service is too slow. I accept the fact that in a stylish, elegant restaurant you also don't want to be rushed but this place does need to speed up a bit. When I needed a drink it was hard to even... More 

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Thank TartanWanderer
Ankara, Turkey
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28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The greeting, menu, the view and the decoration. All are tempting despite the tiny toilet. Some of the appetizers were delicious, while the others are not good shots. Fish is recommended.

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Thank AybarsYagiz
Geneva, Switzerland
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60 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My experience in this restaurant has been really frustrating. When you read the menu you have the feeling that it is an Italian restaurant, but when you eat what you ordered you imlediately understand that the chef is not Italian nor that he has never been trained on Italian dishes. Menu is really misleading. I was not satisfied AT ALL... More 

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Thank Antonella218
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner there last night and it was so delicious, we had the truffle pasta and the shrimp pasta, everybody left happy! Also service was excellent. Also the place is beautiful decorated and by the sea!

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Thank Mahara S
Rabat, Malta
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite restaurants in Malta. The location, food, and service are all excellent. The prices aren't cheap but I feel that the money is well spent because it is an experience and not just a dinner. The specialty is the seafood.

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Thank jfmalta2016
Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely experience here for Christmas lunch including sitting outside drinking presecco with the owners. Food and service was outstanding though courses were a bit rushed.

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Thank Linda M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here on our first night in Malta, two minutes from our hotel. Excellent food, lovely interior and staff and service was impeccable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$42 - US$48
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 1089, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2133 1817

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