This list is based on the results of our annual survey, last conducted in September 2019. Thousands of readers participated in our Restaurant Survey to discover which are Malta and Gozo’s most popular restaurants for Best Ambience. The top rated restaurant was awarded with a commemorative award which was sponsored and presented by Design Hub Malta at our annual Restaurant Awards Ceremony held in December 2019.The restaurants are listed and ranked by number of surveyors' votes.







The overall winner: Patrick's Lounge and Restaurant

Patrick’s Lounge and Restaurant

"Going to Patrick’s is always a treat". "An amazing dining experience, including ambience, service and an amazing wine list".
Europe Street, Victoria, Gozo

Tarragon

"Outstanding food, charming place, great wine". "Never fails to please". "Consistency and excellence at its best".
72B, Church Street, St. Paul's Bay

Dinner in the Sky Malta

"Fantastic customer service, stunning food and amazing views", this is "a unique lifetime memorable experience not to be missed".
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Caviar & Bull

For a "perfect romantic evening made especially great by the food and the staff". "Impeccable every single time".
5.0
Corinthia Hotel, St. George's Bay, St. Julian's

Ristorante La Vela

"Best service on the island. Michelle is an excellent host. The food is delicious. Atmosphere fantastic".
Marina Street, Pieta

Palazzo Preca

"Amazing food, great customer service and extremely good value for money". "Ideal for a romantic dinner or a family get together".
54, Strait Street, Valletta

La Buona Trattoria del Nonno

"Exquisite food and a very warm welcoming service". An "all time favourite".
St.Paul's Street, St. Paul's Bay

Susurrus

The "best views in Malta by far". The "food is innovative and ambience is second to none". "Worth every penny".
Corinthia Hotel, St. George's Bay, St. Julian's

Taro at The Villa

"Professional serving. Each bite tastes heavenly".
Malta Marriott Hotel & Spa, Main Street, Balluta Bay, St. Julian's

Grotto Tavern

By all accounts "a divine dining experience" in an "unforgettable ambience". "Very professional staff" and "immaculate service". The "food was sublime"
9/10/12, St. Paul's Square, Rabat

The Phoenix

"Amazing throughout". "The food is out of this world and cooked to perfection. It's art on a plate".
The Phoenicia Malta, The Mall, Floriana

Rubino

"A place where you'll keep going back. Great menus and wine selection". "Excellent food cooked by a wonderful chef in a great setting".
53 Old Bakery Street, Valletta