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The Overflow

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Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
+35699354574
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18:00 - 22:30
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Wed - Mon 18:00 - 22:30
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406 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Overall: 4, as it was really great on arrival (5), early during the opening hours, but got really really slow, like overflow, when the joint was full (3). One additional staff would probably make it. Comments: nice and cozy, attentive and friendly, and really great food coming in generous portions. Reservation: - Location: 4 Menu: 4-5 Knowledge: 4-5 Originality: 4-5... More 

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Thank Haarud
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here twice on our most recent trip to Qawra. Highly recommend the Overflow Salmon and all the puddings are to die for. Will be back again in July.

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Thank Maltawannabe
York, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited as a walk in family of three. Welcome couldn't have been warmer. Good, varied menu and we had the anti pasta to share which was HUGE! Little one had a 'childs' pizza (Huge and freshly made), which she said was the best she's ever had! We both had the fresh pasta which was excellent. Wine menu good and the... More 

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Thank scott s
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited before on a few occasions, we were in on a Sunday night there was a large table just leaving so we decided to eat here, the service was slow to say the least, the starter was good but lacked flavour the mains both pasta dishes were disappointing, not sure that we would rush back after this average meal.

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Thank Michael L
Belfast, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited twice on our recent break in Malta! The young lady who is the co-owner and the other young waitress were both very welcoming and friendly. The first visit was very good and all four of us enjoyed. There were quite a few people in the restaurant but maybe a little more volume on the music would improve the... More 

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Thank CoffeeRamblers
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked here for our anniversary. We had been before but not for nearly a year. Food and Service were just as good as we remembered. Very friendly and excellent food. Can't recommended it highly enough.

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Thank Mrs Lynda C
Kingston-upon-hull, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Visited this restaurant twice during our recent trip to Malta. The restaurant was recommended to us by Joseph from Central Suites and it did not disappoint. The first visit was early in the week and it was about half full which give a good indication. We were just walk in diners at about 9.00 pm and were well looked after... More 

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Thank Ron A
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a gem as the decor , food and service is second to none. We have eaten here three times in the last week and the variety of the menu meant we could try a number of things. The pasta dishes were really amazing as was the fish dishes available. I had a fillet steak once and that... More 

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Thank Kathy W
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent pizza's. 4 different pizza's all thoroughly enjoyed by everyone. Tiramisu was lovely as well.

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Thank Mark C
Viterbo, Italy
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174 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We are regulars of this lovely little place where you eat well and where we go quite often. Thank you Claudio and Pamela for accepting our request to accommodate ourselves to lunch knowing that the restaurant is only open in the evening. We booked in advance and we succeeded. Excellent dining from appetizers to desserts all great. Special mention for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 43
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Grill, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +35699354574
Description
The New Overflow Restaurant, under new management, is located at Triq il-Maskli, Qawra, just a street parallel to Triq it-Turisti. Bright and airy, the restaurant is ideal to grab a bite at lunch time or to order a one to three course in the evening. One will fall in love with the restaurant with its genuine Mediterranean cuisine accompanied by an excellent service.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?