We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Il-Veccja - CLOSED

372, Triq San Pawl, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta 3412, Malta
+356 2158 2376
Call
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible21%
17 Sep 2012
“Absolutely horrible experience”
6 Sep 2012
“Wine Bar with Difference”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
372, Triq San Pawl, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta 3412, Malta
All Details
Reviews (14)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2012

First of all the place was very over crowded and the service didnt cater for all those people.this resulted in customers turning back from the bar. The worst bit was when we ordered 2 simple platters of cold cuts which included throwing in pieces of...More

2  Thank MariaGrech
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Vecchia is one of my fav winebars. It is located next to the seabank and you smell the fish coming from the fishboats parked just outside the bar. Occasionally on Fridays you can find a local band as well.

Thank gafa
Reviewed 5 September 2012

Building over several floors (whitch needs a lot of maintenance) with good views over the harbour, Kitchen seperated at streetside. Several types of sittingplaces even on pillows on the stairway outside and other cosy places, no cat to be seen, suppose thats why the huntingdog...More

1  Thank Corelli S
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I was there in the Melieha Nights week. And after a while a Hongarian girl took my order for food and wine, and when it came it looked verry nice . That was gone in a few moments, because I had a table partner on...More

1  Thank Rogier P
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Saturday evening and we decided to take the 20 minute walk to Xemxija and try out this restaurant. What a good decision. We arrived just behind a party of 6 who were taken through the bar and out of sight, presumably to a table. So...More

Thank happyVisitor46
Reviewed 12 July 2012

The food is amazing, the fresh fish is perfect. The view is lovely and its just a cozy low-key place. Service might not be at its best, but who cares when the food is so hearty, the atmosphere is chilled and the view is stunning....More

Thank sigrid89
Reviewed 10 July 2012

My husband and I had a great dinner outside in a relaxed atomosphere with live music and stunning night harbor view. Their fish plate as appatizer was super great. We would definitely repeatedly come if we stayed in st.paul bay longer.

Thank yjs68
Reviewed 29 June 2012

To all previous reviewers... If u want 5 star go to a 5 star restaurant...... if u want a totally relaxed atmosohere with no frills, this is the place to go. WE LOVE IT :-)

Thank Hammie1uk
Reviewed 17 June 2012

The reasonably priced "Specials Board" outside is a con - it's allegedly gone when you are ready to order in an empty restaurant. 2 separate couples walked out after perusing the overpriced menu - we should have done as well. The fish dish we both...More

Thank lindarann
Reviewed 19 May 2012

My partner and I stopped in for lunch after a long walk from Qawra to Xemxija. We sat outside over looking the pleasant little harbour with its classic Maltese fishing boats. The owner was busy finishing off some renovations before it was time to open...More

1  Thank Steve73Redditch
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 372, Triq San Pawl, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta 3412, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  St. Paul's Bay
  • Phone Number: +356 2158 2376
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing