Aaron’s Kitchen

Regular patrons declare "This restaurant has never disappointed us"..."Flavours were distinctive in every bite."
107, Archbishop Street, Valletta

Ali Baba

By all accounts "possibly the best Lebanese on the island" where "each bite is heaven"
9, Ponsomby Street, Il-Gżira


By all accounts the "scrumptious food" and "cozy atmosphere" is "always excellent"
137 Archbishop Street, Valletta

Arzella Restaurant

Consistently "great restaurant" with "fabulous views, and great food - especially the starters"
Ghar Qawqla Street, Marsalforn, Gozo


Diners love the "quiet, romantic ambience" with "very good service" and "great food"..."Definitely worth a visit!"
1, Inguanez Alley, Mdina

Badass Burgers

"Go for some beer...stay for the food". They're "unique, delicious and come with delectable sides"
No1, st Georges Road, St Julian's

Barracuda Restaurant

By all accounts this restaurant is "one of Malta's gems" and is the ideal location "for a special occasion" that never disappoints
194, Main Street, St. Julian's

Beppe’s Restaurant

Consistent praise for the "great choice of meats which are very well prepared" and declare it the "best and probably the only real steak house in Gozo"
St Margaret Square, Sannat, Gozo


By all accounts a "definite favourite" where "food is always great with a diverse menu" to choose from
St George's Road, St Julian's

Bistro 516

Considered a "favourite for a chicken dish with a twist" and "very attentive to clients" with "dietary restriction and food intolerance" with a "great gluten free selection"
The vault 5, Valletta Waterfront, Floriana

Blue Elephant Restaurant

Once again, diners are impressed with the "beautiful decore" and "gorgeous setting". They also praise the "excellent food" and "outstanding service"
Hilton Malta, Portomaso St. Julians

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

The "go-to restaurant for meat" with "value for money, lovely staff and amazing views" of the Portomaso marina
Portomaso Marina, St Julian's

Café Jubilee, Valletta

"Good genuine food in a funky atmosphere" with "unique homemade desserts" and "the best pasta"
125, St. Lucy Street, Valletta

Cafe’ del Mar

"Lunch at Cafe del Mar is great" with a "fun ambiance" and food is "really good and reasonably priced"
Triq it-Trunċiera, The Malta National Aquarium, Qawra

Restaurant Award Winners 2018

The 2018 Restaurant Awards announced on the 4th December 2017 at the Restaurant Awards Ceremony Gala Dinner are the result of our 2017 Malta and Gozo Restaurant Survey and includes the 150 highest rated eating establishments in Malta and Gozo out of over 2000 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.

  • Tarragon
  • Patrick’s Lounge & Restaurant
  • Rocksalt
  • L’Artiglio Ristorante
  • Buddhamann
  • Bacchus
  • Caviar & Bull Restaurant
  • Wejla
  • LVB Restaurant
  • de Mondion
  • Hammett’s Gastro Bar
  • La Vida
  • Zeri’s Restaurant
  • Panorama
  • Dinner in the Sky
  • Suruchi Indian Restaurant
  • Marina Club VW
  • La Buona Trattoria del Nono
  • The Chophouse
  • Gululu
  • The Villa
  • Tosca Restaurant
  • Pexxi
  • Le Bistro
  • The Avenue
  • Country Terrace
  • Tartarun
  • Rubino
  • A Modo Mio
  • one80 Kitchen & Lounge
  • Trattoria AD 1530
  • Beppe’s Restaurant
  • San Andrea Restaurant
  • La Maltija Restaurant
  • The Fork and Cork Restaurant
  • Blue Elephant Restaurant
  • Ta’ Marija Restaurant
  • Lovage Bistro
  • Rebekah’s Restaurant
  • Taro Restaurant

Restaurant Awards are supported by HSBC and Global Payments Malta. Award Plates by Villeroy & Boch supplied by Continental Purchasing Ltd.