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Knickerbocker Restaurant

Tourist Street, Qawra, Island of Malta SPB 1022, Malta
+356 2157 0056
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“toasties” (9 reviews)
“lasagne” (9 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Tourist Street, Qawra, Island of Malta SPB 1022, Malta
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommend this place! We were a little lost and waitress was happy to help us. We stayed a while drinking and eating and food was delicious! Extra thanks to that waitress who was ready to helps us!!

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times whilst staying in Bugibba. The cost of breakfast is higher than all other cafes etc but the ingredients used are far better. Sausages and bacon delicious. Would be nice if they could do some healthy breakfast options but at mo...More

Thank SMN73
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there for 3 Breakfast + 3 Dinners was all good very friendly staff price was good would recommend the place Lovely apple pie right near bus station

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had their homemade Lasagna (very good!) and chicken sandwich (good as well!) + Pint of beer, 0.5l of water and Sex On the Beach cocktail. All of that for ~22€ . We had a nice spot watching sun falling behind buildings. Staff was very...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff did not know if we could have just drinks, what wine they had (..I think we have white and red), how to work the remote control for the tv and when ordering, they did not know if they had the things on the menu....More

Thank Cloggy_in_UK
KnickerbockerQawra, Manager at Knickerbocker Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry that you felt the service at Knickerbocker was not one of satisfaction. However, I feel I must respond to your review as most points are incorrect. Firstly, we have always sold just drinks to any customer that request them, so I am...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service we had here was the best we have had in Malta so far after being here nearly 2 weeks. The restaurant is child friendly too with plenty of space to park your buggy and a high chair available. The set menu with a...More

2  Thank Rob N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my pet peeves is being seated in a restaurant then being ignored - not here. Quick and friendly service, ordered and got drinks straight away, nice wholesome food and great value for money - worth a visit.

2  Thank crackingkate
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Stopped in for lunch, whilst waiting for the hotel to be ready. Friendly location with good food at reasonable prices

1  Thank Phil P
Reviewed 18 August 2017

A pretty basic Restaurant/Café/Bar, cheerful and helpful staff, good and quick service, good food, cold beer and all at a reasonable price. What more could you want.

1  Thank Qawrasalina
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely night out here on our recent visit to Malta. Sat outside as the weather was balmy. Staff were very friendly and extremely helpful with our requests. Food was served quickly, hot & freshly made. Desserts were also delicious. Knickerbockers has a set...More

1  Thank WaterfordTrooper
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Lisa O
22 July 2017|
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Response from KnickerbockerQawra | Property representative |
We open at 8am
4 April 2017|
Response from KnickerbockerQawra | Property representative |
Yes we do .
13 February 2016|
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Response from Jeoffrey R | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tourist Street, Qawra, Island of Malta SPB 1022, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Qawra
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 0056
KnickerBocker Restaurant/Cafe/Bar is open 365 days from 8am. We offer breakfast, lunch and dinner and beverages. There is seating inside and if you prefer to sit outside then our location offers sunshine all day long. We are very close to Qawra bus station.
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