Aaron’s Kitchen

A great place for "both lunch and dinner", serving "impeccable food" with "great service"
107, Archbishop Street, Valletta

Ali Baba

Regular patrons agree that "it's the best Lebanese food around" with "interesting dishes on offer". "Heaven on a plate" and a "sweet little gem in Gzira"
9, Ponsomby Street, Il-Gżira


By all accounts "an absolute all time favourite" The food is "amazing" and so is the service". You're guaranteed "a very pleasant evening indeed"
137 Archbishop Street, Valletta

Arzella Restaurant

A "favourite in Gozo" for Summer. "A really nice experience" with "friendly and professional staff"
Qawqla Cave Street, Marsalforn, Gozo


An "amazing experience" by all accounts "with a magical atmosphere". Consistently "good food and service"
1, Inguanez Alley, Mdina

Barracuda Restaurant

Definitely "one of the best in Malta" with "excellent food and service". "Always reliable"
194, Main Street, St. Julian's

Beppe’s Restaurant

"Always very well served". Considered by many as the "best steakhouse in Gozo" with a "fabulous choice of meats". "Highly recommended"
St Margaret Square, Sannat, Gozo


Serving "the best pizza" this "reliable" venue is "good value for money and great for quick business lunches"
St George's Road, St Julian's

Bistro 516

"Perfect" for diners with "food allergies/intolerances". "Great staff and a variety of food to choose from"
The Vault 5, Valletta Waterfront, Floriana

Black Pearl

Serves "super delicious food and outstanding desserts". Diners appreciate the "easy parking and lovely views"
Ta' Xbiex Marina, Ta' Xbiex

Blue Elephant Restaurant

By far the ambiance is "outstanding" and "amazing" making it "an exceptional experience". "Little trays of excellent food" served by "extremely attentive" staff
Hilton Malta, Portomaso, St. Julian's

Bouquet Garni

High praise indeed for this "very special romantic restaurant". Service is "excellent" and the food "truly amazing"
4, Triq Ġorġ Borg Olivier, Mellieha

Browns Kitchen

This Waterfront restaurant is "great value for money" serving "good food" and "a vast menu to choose from"
Vault 4, Pinto Wharf, Valletta Waterfront, Floriana

Buffalo Bill’s Steak House

"Never disappoints for meat lovers". "Good portions and amazing sauces"
Portomaso Marina, St Julian's

Café Jubilee, Valletta

This "lovely and cozy place makes you feel welcome". Staff are "friendly"
125, St. Lucy Street, Valletta

Restaurant Award Winners 2019

The 2019 Restaurant Awards announced on the 3rd December 2018 at the Restaurant Awards Ceremony Gala Dinner are the result of our 2018 Malta and Gozo Restaurant Survey and includes the 150 highest rated eating establishments in Malta and Gozo out of over 3000 restaurants on the islands.

Awards are based on the highest rated overall, and in the individual Food, Service and Ambience categories, taking into account the number of people rating them, value for money, comments and other data from the survey.

  • Dinner in the Sky Malta
  • The Chef’s Table
  • Caviar & Bull Restaurant
  • Buddhamann
  • Tarragon
  • The Lord Nelson
  • Root 81
  • La Buona Trattoria del Nonno
  • Patakka Restaurant
  • Ta’ Marija Restaurant
  • Grotto Tavern
  • Venus Restaurant
  • Suruchi Indian Restaurant
  • Noni Restaurant
  • De Mondion Restaurant
  • Beppe’s Restaurant
  • Palazzo Preca Restaurant
  • Trattoria AD 1530
  • Porticello
  • SALT Kitchen & Lounge
  • Castelletti Restaurant
  • Tosca Restaurant
  • Madliena Lodge
  • La Vida
  • Rickshaw
  • Miro
  • Rubino
  • Country Terrace
  • Capistrano Restaurant
  • The Boathouse Restaurant
  • Lovage Bistro
  • Ristorante La Vela
  • Phoenix
  • Capo Crudo
  • L’Artiglio Ristorante
  • Le Bistro
  • 59 Republic
  • Tal-Familja
  • The Fork and Cork Restaurant
  • Bacchus
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Restaurant Awards are supported by HSBC and Global Payments Malta. Award Plates by Villeroy & Boch supplied by Continental Purchasing Ltd.