Valletta’s most lively café is casual and cosmopolitan.
A local favourite, designed to be enjoyed with friends.
Café Phoenicia offers casual dining in a relaxed atmosphere.
As one of Valletta’s best loved cafés, it is the perfect meeting place for afterwork drinks or a casual dinner with friends.
The café serves a range of salads, burgers, pizza and fresh pasta made daily.
Café Phoenicia is open daily from 11am until 10:30pm.
Café Phoenicia Menu
Daily 11:00 – 22:30
Courgette flower, garlic aioli | €4
Falafel and tzatziki | €5
Monkfish cheeks in beer batter, tartar sauce | €8
Parmesan beignets, Branston pickle | €5
Green and black olives (GF) | €4
Calamari fritti, tatar sauce | €8
COLD BAR AND SALADS
Salami finocchiona, dill pickles and celeriac (GF) | €8
Duck and chicken liver pâté and fruit chutney | €13
Ham hock and parsley terrine, sauce gribiche (GF) | €12
Caesar salad with grilled chicken | €15
Octopus salad niçoise (GF) | €15
SOUP AND SANDWICH
Soup of the day (GF) | €11
Aljotta – local fish broth (GF) | €13
Minute steak ciabatta, tomato, red onion and gorgonzola | €16
Café Club, sourdough, bacon, turkey and egg | €15
Burrata, spicy Italian sausage, crostini, rucola | €13
MEAT, FISH & GRILL
Entrecôte of beef, Café du Paris butter | €25
Grilled pork chop, spiced fermented cabbage (GF) | €23
Chicken schnitzel, capers and lemon € 22.00 Add a fried egg | €24
Grilled sea bream, aubergine, fennel with vierge sauce (GF) | €24
Moules marinère (GF) | €16
All of the above are served with mixed salad and fries
Phoenicia Burger, gruyere, caramelised, onions, bacon, fried potatoes and truffle mayo | €16
Penne Genovese* (N) | €12/€15
Tagliatelle Bolognese* | €12/€15
Lamb ravioli, garlic and spiced tomato sauce | €12/€15
Veal and rabbit lasagne | €15
*Gluten free available on request
Fior di latte mozzarella, mushrooms and rucola | €12
Fior di latte mozzarella, tomato sauce and basil | €10
Fior di latte mozzarella, caramelised onions and bacon | €12
Duchesse (plain éclair) | €5.00
Chocolate éclair | €7.50
Lemon tart | €6.00
Caramel chocolate cake | €7.50
Chocolate tart | €7.50
Le flan | €6.00
Caramel friand | €5.00
Gordan’s chocolate cake | €6.00
Selection of home-made ice-cream and sorbet (€3.00 per scoop)
Please inform us of any allergens and/or dietary requirements. Dishes may contain traces of Nuts and Gluten. (GF) Gluten Free, (N) Contains Nuts, (V) Vegetarian.