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Triq Il-Papa Alessandru VII | Birgu, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta 1005, Malta
+356 7734 7136
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (25 reviews)
“bigoli” (9 reviews)
“duck ragu” (9 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:45 Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Triq Il-Papa Alessandru VII | Birgu, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta 1005, Malta
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This as a fabulous spot, only open for lunch on weekends. The owner, Stefano from Venice, and his gorgeous dog, were most hospitable. The menu is wide ranging, and based on the positive vibes from other diners, everything was delicious. There were 10 starters, 7...More

1  Thank Glynis031
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This lovely little restaurant was friendly and cheerful, and the food was excellent. Loved the colourful artwork on the walls!

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere and simple nature of this place. Good food. Good wine. Good staff. Good price. Enjoyed it very much.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Superb restaurant in old birgu. Small restaurant and best to make reservation. Food is amazing and the whole atmosphere is super cool. Small and cozy with lot of privacy. Good selection of wines!

Thank Barend2911
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We called in here for a lunch time drink. Then soon got talking with the very friendly staff, we had a look at the menu and in short time we decided to eat here. What a great choice we made. Very good food, very friendly...More

Thank WadiMallorca
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I was tempted not to write a review as I wanted to keep this wonderful small restaurant a secret but...........what a perfect place to eat. In a quiet part of a quiet town (one of the Three Cities!) it is a credit to Birgu and...More

Thank yrretronnoco
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We arrived at this place our first night at Malta, not realizing we should've reserved a table. Luckily it was late and they found a table for us, as he place is tiny. Wonderful atmosphere and the people who run the place are very friendly....More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Osteria.Ve is well known and loved in Birgu for good reason. The food is excellent and the owners are friendly and fun. We enjoyed a fine dinner there on our first night in Malta that set the stage for a wonderful week on the island.

Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch here. Walked past the place, and was intrigued. Very friendly staff found me a table. Could not have been more friendly / helpful. Fantastic (and large!) portion of tuna tartare, and an excellent duck argue pasta dish. Very reasonable for...More

Thank macn0tts
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Nice intimate restaurant with attentive service. There was a good range of dishes on offer. I had the baccalà with polenta which was full of flavour.

Thank Anon2k18
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12 October 2015|
Response from Momich78 | Property representative |
Hallo! We open for lunch, only Saturday and Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:45
17:30 - 23:45
17:30 - 23:45
17:30 - 23:45
17:30 - 23:45
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq Il-Papa Alessandru VII | Birgu, Birgu (Vittoriosa), Island of Malta 1005, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Birgu (Vittoriosa)
  • Phone Number: +356 7734 7136
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