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Diar Il Bniet

Triq Il-Kbira, Dingli, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2762 0727
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (41 reviews)
“patties” (9 reviews)
“pie” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Triq Il-Kbira, Dingli, Island of Malta, Malta
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1 - 10 of 444 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best and most tasty local food i have ever tasted in Malta. I tried the local rabbit and it is 10/10... the restaurant use local produce and also offer cooking classes!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Shgalea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't visit Malta and not eat their wonderful food. They grow most of the ingredients they use to prepare their Maltese dishes. They serve the most honest and true Maltese food you can find on the island; I went full of food intolerances (rice,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cosmopolitan758670
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food accompanied by an excelent service. Fantastic atmosphere and great value for money spent.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 5802ny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was taken to Diar Il-Bniet Restaurant in the village of Dingli by two very dear friends for lunch, this was my first visit. The restaurant is situated in a period Maltese house and tastefully decorated. It is a very special local restaurant and indeed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RKHKent
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We look forward to seeing you back soon RKHKent Thankyou for your kind words

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had no booking on a saturday afternoon but we had to give a try and patiently, the staff organised a table for 3 for us. the food is really good and although the serving staff are foreigners, the names of the items in maltese...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank patrickmifsud
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Google Translation

Grazzi PatrickMifsud :)

Reviewed 14 December 2018

I can't say anything about how authentic or how good the food was because we never ate here. Why you ask - because after a 45 minute wait we gave up. On Sundays the restaurant has two sittings, at 12 and 2 pm. We decided...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Clifford M
Reviewed 9 December 2018

I have previously visited this restaurant for an afternoon coffee and tea and to buy some of their really good homemade jams and honey. However, I am not so impressed by the dinner service on a saturday which was very slow ...an hour and a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maria t
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Maria t We're sorry you had this experience with us. Sometimes the kitchen gets overloaded and we're blind sighted by last minute emergencies. We hope you will give us another try as we will definitely do our best to make up for this.

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Very well served at Diar il-Bniet. Mouthwatering food and exceptional service by the staff. Authentic Maltese food prepared and plated in a very professional matter.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank danielschembri
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We'd love to host you again danielschembri. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We a family of 4 had a late lunch here and the taste will remain for life. I had the mahi mahi dish and my wife and kids enjoyed the Ta' Naha t'Isfel for a starting kicks away an awesome gastronomical delight. Portions are plenty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dimeka
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the compliments Dimeka. We're very happy you and your family enjoyed your time at our restaurant and that you liked the food.

Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

The title says it all. Good stuff. Clean place. Wonderful presentation. Excellent tastes!!! Well done.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Venture339896
Dorianne K, Owner at Diar Il Bniet, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Venture, come back soon :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq Il-Kbira, Dingli, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Dingli
  • Phone Number: +356 2762 0727
  • E-mail
Description
Searching for the perfect place to eat fresh mouthwatering food in Malta? Then look no further. At Diar il-Bniet, we have a passion for the food we produce. We hand pick each ingredient and then employ our traditional methods to create the flavoursome home cooked meals our consumers have come to expect of us.
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