Grotto Tavern

Great for a "romantic evening in a 2000 year old cave". The food is "impeccable" and service is "top notch".

Grotto Tavern is an aesthetic treasure found in the centre of Rabat. Enter a piazza where local amenities and attractions as well as a spectacular church set the scene of village life as experienced from this rural town. Divided into three dining quarters, Grotto Tavern is an ideal spot to enjoy a romantic dinner in a historic part of the island. The Green Room, filled with green plants, offers a tranquil and relaxed atmosphere perfect for dining with family and friends—a cosy spot to enjoy the delicate food prepared in-house. The Blue Room is ideal for an intimate special celebration, with a large wooden table that seats 12 guests.
The 2000-year-old Cave is the perfect spot to enjoy “Our Grotto Tasting Menu Experience” in one of the most romantic settings on the island, while dining in a natural cave embellished with candles, low lighting, simple yet tasteful decor and key attention to detail. Grotto Tavern’s aim is to turn every visit into an unforgettable journey. The staff’s attention to detail makes Grotto Tavern a stunning spot to enjoy a fine meal. The smooth music, selective food and wine list together with the great atmosphere are complemented by the quality of the food.

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2022 Ratings

Food: 45
Service: 44
Ambience: 46
Overall: 45

These ratings out of 50 are the results of our annual survey by 2,023 diners who dined out on an average of 1-2 times per week – 157,794 dining experiences in a year!

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Tue-Sat - Dinner. Mon and Sun closed all day
€64 average price per person.


9/10/12, Misrah San Pawl, Rabat

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