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Piccolo Padre Pizzeria

195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
+356 2134 4875
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (292 reviews)
“paella” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic food for a reasonable prices. Have been there twice and going to visit more times. Highly recommended!

Thank Anastasia R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice location just next to the Barracuda on the front, so great views from the conservatory at the back. Although it was a cool evening we chose to eat out there, as we wanted the sound of the waves below & there were heaters nearby...More

Thank Sindy7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant with a colleague who couldn’t praise it highly enough having visited many times. The staff were friendly and the ambiance great. The pasta, bread and soups were so fresh but many items on the menu were labelled with a V as...More

Thank yellohorse
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback. Could you kindly send us a message with the particular cheese and dish which you are referring to, as none of our mozzarellas are made using bovine rennet. We look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I regularly visit this restaurant because it offers good food at reasonable prices. It can get very busy, however service remains friendly. I especially recommend the pizza and pasta. If you sit on the terrace it can be especially lovely, and it can also be...More

Thank Tri D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for an impromptu evening meal. Had a nice closed mushroom, cheese and onion pizza. Good value and friendly service.

Thank Paul R
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paul, Thank you for popping in for dinner. We are happy to see that you enjoyed your meal. Kind Regards, Denise Cachia Director Piccolo Padre

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got a lovely table in the conservatory over hanging the sea, the food was all delicious and every one was very attentive, we where very pleased with food and value, recomended

Thank garyje
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Went with my mum, didn't need to book for the night we went on. Greeted and felt very welcomed. Sat by the window on a very windy night, definitely made things interesting! Ordered the three different choices of sausage and came very quickly on a...More

Thank Hazman91
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Ticks all the boxes! Great location, really good views, lovely food ( I’ve had pasta and pizza here) resizable prices, friendly staff and very cozy !! And no I don’t work for them !! Just here on holiday and was recommended and I can see...More

Thank Andymc1960
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Great selection of (wood cooked) pizzas and all type of Italian food. Very friendly personnel will help you if you hesitate. Service is fast and you will eat all what you will get with a lot of pleasure. When weather is not windy ask to...More

Thank Serge T
WGC_Group_Director, Manager at Piccolo Padre Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Serge, Thank you so much for your detailed feedback. We are happy to see that you are a regular and that you enjoy the food, service and location. Thank you for the recommendations to our clients as well. Kind Regards, Denise Cachia, Director Piccolo...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Nipped in here on spec one evening as it was on our list of recommendations. Had a seat on the outside 'balcony' overlooking the sea. With a bit of storm brewing on a November evening it was warm enough but got exciting as water began...More

Thank MatB123
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Mary Rose D
2 May 2016|
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Response from vincenzop872 | Reviewed this property |
Is in Sliema and parking is difficult. If you are nearby is better to walk. Or else a busnor a taci. The bus stops 20 mt away from it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, 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, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:15 - 22:15
18:15 - 22:15
18:15 - 22:15
18:15 - 22:15
18:15 - 23:00
18:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Main Street, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta SLM05, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2134 4875
  • E-mail
For over 21 years the tastefully converted 18th century Maltese villa has played host to over 12000 celebrations and special evenings while enjoying enchanting views of Balluta and Spinola bay Piccolo Padre is renowned for its quality and consistency.
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