This list is based on the results of our annual survey, last conducted in September 2017. Thousands of readers participated in our Restaurant Survey to discover which are Malta and Gozo’s most popular restaurants for Romantic dining. The top rated restaurant was awarded with a commemorative award which was sponsored and presented by Placebooking at our annual Restaurant Awards Ceremony held in December 2017. The restaurants are listed and ranked by number of surveyors’ votes. The overall winner: Tarragon

Tarragon

Patrons consider this to be "the ideal restaurant for a romantic dinner" or "special occasion" where "everything is just perfect" and the food is "second to none"
72B, Church Street, St. Paul's Bay

Capo Crudo

Simply put it's the "right ambiance for a perfect dining experience" with "excellent views", "delicious food" and "superb staff"
Ferry Street, Marsamxett, Valletta

Bacchus

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

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

Caviar & Bull

Across the board this is an "amazing" and "award winning restaurant in all categories" with "impeccable food and service".
5.0
Corinthia Hotel St. George's Bay, St Julian's

La Buona Trattoria del Nonno

By all accounts their "excellent food and impeccable service" make for an "amazing restaurant" ..."#BestRibsInTheWorld"
San Paul Street, St. Paul's Bay

districtfive

By all accounts the "excellent food and ambiance" is "highly recommended"
Pretty Bay, Birzebbuga

The Chophouse

"Best steakhouse in Malta" featuring "incredible views" and "caring and attentive staff"
Tigne Point, Sliema

San Andrea Restaurant

Simply "the best of the best" with perfectly plated food" and "top notch" service
5.0
Palazzo Castelletti, St. Paul's Street, Rabat

Panorama

Hands down "one of the best restaurants around" with "exceptional views" and where the food "is always divine"
267, Ursula St., Valletta

de Mondion

By all accounts, this is a "favourite" for "fine dining" enthusiasts who praise the "outstanding service and professional staff"
The Xara Palace, Misrah il-Kunsill, Mdina

Adesso Restaurant

By all accounts "one of the city's best restaurants" serving "mouth watering dishes with fresh, seasonal ingredients"
Valletta Building, South Street, Valletta

one80 Kitchen & Lounge

Considered by many as "a favourite new place" with service "beyond expectations" and "food at very high standards"
5.0
30, Roman Valley Street, Mellieha

Ristorante La Vela

This "highly recommended" restaurant is "absolutely fabulous" with "first class service" and "impeccable food"
Marina Street, Pieta

iPlace

By all accounts the "friendly staff", "great value for money" and "kid and pet friendly" environment make this spot a winner serving "generous portions of great food"
Wilga Street, Marsaxlokk