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Elba, Bahar ic-Caghaq, Naxxar

Elba

4.8
4.8
3 Reviews
€30 and under
Mediterranean

Set within an 18th century restored building, Elba is a restaurant in the heart of Bahar ic-Caghaq which encompasses Mediterranean cuisine. The menu features a variety of succulent meats, fresh pasta made in house and the best pizza on the island. Experience Elba.

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Cuisines

    Mediterranean, Pizzeria, Grill

  • Hours of operation

    Daily 12:00 pm–11:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 10:30 am–12:30 pm Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–5:30 pm Happy Hour Fri–Sun 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Dinner Daily 6:00 pm–11:00 pm

  • Phone number

    9949 9960

  • Payment options

    AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Smart Casual

  • Private party facilities

    For private events, group dinners or special occasions, please do send in your request and contact us via email: manager@elbrestaurant.com.mt

  • Neighborhood

    St. Julian's

  • Parking details

    Public Lot

  • Additional

    Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Menu

Starters

  • Cheese & Charcuterie Board (Serves 2)€23.00

    Served with fig chutney, grapes, olives & focaccia. Cheese selection: Manchego, Applewood Cheddar, Taleggio | Charcuterie selection: Bresaola, Parma Ham

    • Black Calamari€12.50

      Crispy squid, green aioli & lemon

      • Beef Carpaccio€14.00

        Peppered fillet with an olive & walnut chimichurri

        • Meat Board (Serves 2)€27.00

          Grilled Lamb Koftas (served with mint yoghurt - Gluten Free), Beef Cheek Croquettes (served with harissa mayo), Pork Belly (slow cooked served with honey jus)

          • Rabbit Belly€14.00

            Braised in white wine and served with Maltese bread

            • Crispy Gbejna & Sausage€13.50

              Fennel sausage, spicy sausage & fried peppered gbejna served with toasted Maltese bread & honey

              Meze Board (Serves 2)

              €15

              • Babaganoush

                Charred aubergines, tahini, lemon & coriander

                • Kale Houmous

                  Chickpeas, kale, parmesan, garlic & parsley

                  • Olive Tzatziki

                    Greek yoghurt, cucumber & garlic

                    • Sundried Tomato

                      with garlic, mint, breadcrumbs & capers

                      Salads

                      • Beetroot Salad€12.50

                        Roasted beetroot, mixed leaf salad, cherry tomatoes, Stracciatella, pomegranate, crushed pistachio & lemon dressing

                        • Salmon Beetroot Salad€16.00

                          Smoked Salmon, roasted beetroot, mixed leaf salad, cherry tomatoes, Stracciatella, pomegranate, crushed pistachio & lemon dressing

                          • Vegan Salad€12.00

                            Quinoa, roasted butternut squash, mixed leaf salad, roasted cherry tomatoes & lemon dressing

                            • Chicken Salad€12.50

                              Grilled chicken, houmous, peppered gbejna, kalamatta olives, mixed leaf salad, cherry tomatoes & lemon vinaigrette

                              Pasta

                              • Beef Cheek Pappardelle€14.50

                                Braised beef cheeks, zucchini & pecorino

                                • Prawn Linguini€17.00

                                  Local red prawns, garlic, white wine, cherry tomatoes & herbs

                                  • Rabbit Linguini€13.50

                                    Braised rabbit, orange, fennel, pecorino & kale

                                    • Sausage Mafaldine€12.50

                                      Spicy pork sausage, gorgonzola & spinach

                                      • Foie Gras & Porcini Tagliatelle€15.50

                                        Porcini, asparagus, pecorino, tarragon & foie gras

                                        • Porcini Tagliatelle€12.50

                                          Porcini, asparagus, pecorino & tarragon

                                          Risotto

                                          Supplement charge: Main Course €2.50 | Gluten free €1.50

                                          • Pea, Feta & Guanciale Risotto€13.50

                                            Pea puree, mint, crumbled feta, pickled chilli & crispy guanciale

                                            • Beetroot Risotto€13.50

                                              Beetroot, walnuts, chives & caramelised goat's cheese

                                              • Pumpkin & Truffle Risotto€13.50

                                                Pumpkin, hazelnuts & truffle cream

                                                Burgers

                                                Supplement charge: Gluten free bun €1

                                                • Elba Burger€14.50

                                                  Beef, lettuce, tomato, confit garlic mayo, cheddar cheese, bacon, gherkins

                                                  • Wagyu Burger€19.00

                                                    Beef, lettuce, tomato, harissa mayo, Applewood cheddar, crispy onions

                                                    • Truffle Burger€18.50

                                                      Beef, lettuce, tomato, truffle mayo, cheddar cheese, fried egg

                                                      • Mushroom Burger€16.50

                                                        Beef, lettuce, tomato, charcoal mayo, caramelised onion, gorgonzola, mushrooms

                                                        • Chicken Burger€15.00

                                                          Chicken, lettuce, tomato, garlic mayo, cheddar cheese, crispy bacon & homemade pickles

                                                          • Vegan Burger€14.50

                                                            Spiced cauliflower, oat & chickpea patty, rucola and onion, tomato chutney

                                                            Meat-Fish

                                                            • Beef Ribeye€28.00

                                                              300g Australian ribeye, served with Café du Paris butter, sauce of your choice & two sides

                                                              • Beef Tagliata€28.00

                                                                300g tagliata served with a sauce of your choice & two sides

                                                                • Elba's Signature Ribeye*€34.00

                                                                  300g Australian ribeye, served with foie gras, sauce of your choice & two sides

                                                                  • Elba's Surf & Turf Tagliata*€33.50

                                                                    300g tagliata, served with soft shell crab, sauce of your choice & two sides

                                                                    • Seabass€23.50

                                                                      Pan seared fillets with lemon caper butter & two sides

                                                                      • BBQ Pork Ribs€24.00

                                                                        Rack of ribs cooked in a honey BBQ sauce, served with red cabbage slaw & fries

                                                                        • Grilled Octopus€25.00

                                                                          280g Grilled octopus tentacle, served with chimichurri & two sides

                                                                          • Duck Breast€26.00

                                                                            Pan fried duck breast, served with parsnip puree, cranberry jus & two sides

                                                                            Extra Sides

                                                                            • Foie Gras€4.50

                                                                              • Soft Shell Crab€5.50

                                                                                • Crispy Potatoes€3.50

                                                                                  • Mashed Potatoes€3.50

                                                                                    • French Fries€3.00

                                                                                      • Roast Vegetables€3.50

                                                                                        • Sweet Potato Fries€3.75

                                                                                          • Mushroom Sauce€2.50

                                                                                            • Pepper Sauce€2.50

                                                                                              • Béarnaise Sauce€2.50

                                                                                                • BBQ Honey Sauce€1.50

                                                                                                  Gourmet Pizza

                                                                                                  • Con Gamberetti Rossi€19.50

                                                                                                    Tomato sauce, mozzarella, baby shrimps, parsley

                                                                                                    • Funghi e Guanciale€13.25

                                                                                                      Mozzarella, mushrooms, guanciale

                                                                                                      • Tartufata€17.50

                                                                                                        Truffle cream, mozzarella, egg

                                                                                                        • Focaccia Siciliana€12.25

                                                                                                          Sundried tomato pesto, olives, parmesan

                                                                                                          • Pomodoro e Burrata€14.85

                                                                                                            Tomato sauce, fresh burrata, oregano

                                                                                                            • Salmone Affumicato€13.50

                                                                                                              Sour cream, dill, smoked salmon, garlic, rocket

                                                                                                              • Vegetariana€13.00

                                                                                                                Tomato sauce, mushrooms, aubergine, zucchini, artichoke

                                                                                                                Classic Pizza

                                                                                                                • Classica€9.50

                                                                                                                  Tomato sauce, mozzarella, basil

                                                                                                                  • Napoletana€10.50

                                                                                                                    Tomato sauce, mozzarella, anchovies, oregano

                                                                                                                    • Salsicca Affumicata€12.25

                                                                                                                      Tomato sauce, mozzarella, homemade smoked sausage

                                                                                                                      • Diavola€11.50

                                                                                                                        Tomato sauce, mozzarella, spicy salami, local chili

                                                                                                                        • Melanzane e Ricotta Salata€12.50

                                                                                                                          Tomato sauce, aubergine, salted ricotta, rocket

                                                                                                                          • Maltese€11.45

                                                                                                                            Tomato sauce, mozzarella, onion, maltese sausage, peppered gbejna

                                                                                                                            • Rossa*€9.00

                                                                                                                              Tomato sauce, garlic, olives, anchovies

                                                                                                                              • Prosciutto Crudo€13.95

                                                                                                                                Tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, parma ham, rocket

                                                                                                                                • Capricciosa€12.75

                                                                                                                                  Tomato sauce, mozzarella, ham, artichokes, mushrooms, egg, olives

                                                                                                                                  • Calzone d'Elba€13.95

                                                                                                                                    Tomato sauce, mozzarella, salsiccia calabrese, mushrooms, parmesan, rocket

                                                                                                                                    • Regina€10.50

                                                                                                                                      Cherry tomato, mozzarella, rocket, oregano

                                                                                                                                      • Carnosa€13.50

                                                                                                                                        Tomato sauce, mozzarella, maltese sausage, spicy salami, prosciutto

                                                                                                                                        • Funghi€11.85

                                                                                                                                          Tomato sauce, mozzarella, chestnut mushrooms

                                                                                                                                          • Tonno€13.45

                                                                                                                                            Tomato sauce, mozzarella, tuna, onion

                                                                                                                                            • Pomodoro e Pollo€12.75

                                                                                                                                              Mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, smoked chicken

                                                                                                                                              Last updated: March 17, 2022

                                                                                                                                              What people are saying

                                                                                                                                              Overall ratings and reviews

                                                                                                                                              Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

                                                                                                                                              4.8
                                                                                                                                              4.8 based on all time ratings
                                                                                                                                              • 4.8Food
                                                                                                                                              • 5Service
                                                                                                                                              • 4.9Ambience
                                                                                                                                              • 4.3Value

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                                                                                                                                                svr123

                                                                                                                                                London

                                                                                                                                                6 reviews

                                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                                6 reviews

                                                                                                                                                Dined on March 26, 2022

                                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                                Beautiful location, prices reasonable, friendly staff. Would recommend!

                                                                                                                                              2. LS

                                                                                                                                                LouiseS

                                                                                                                                                London

                                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                                2 reviews

                                                                                                                                                Dined on March 19, 2022

                                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                                The food is excellent with a great variety of dishes to choose from, as well as gluten-free options. The cocktails are very good and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere with cool music, with staff that is friendly and courteous! Will definitely visit again soon.

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                                                                                                                                                Lilla

                                                                                                                                                London

                                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                                5.0

                                                                                                                                                1 review

                                                                                                                                                Dined on November 21, 2021

                                                                                                                                                overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                                                                                                amazing food, good ambience and great service. will definitely be returning

                                                                                                                                              Safety precautions

                                                                                                                                              • Cleaning & sanitizing

                                                                                                                                                • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
                                                                                                                                                • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
                                                                                                                                                • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
                                                                                                                                                • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
                                                                                                                                                • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
                                                                                                                                                • Contactless payment available
                                                                                                                                              • Physical distancing

                                                                                                                                                • Limited number of seated diners
                                                                                                                                                • Distancing maintained in common areas
                                                                                                                                                • Extra space between tables
                                                                                                                                              • Protective equipment

                                                                                                                                                • Waitstaff wear masks
                                                                                                                                                • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
                                                                                                                                              • Screening

                                                                                                                                                • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
                                                                                                                                                • Staff is vaccinated
                                                                                                                                                • Contact tracing information collected

                                                                                                                                              FAQs

                                                                                                                                              Elba offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at 9949 9960.

                                                                                                                                              Elba is rated 4.8 stars by 3 OpenTable diners.

                                                                                                                                              Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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                                                                                                                                              Booked 1 time today
                                                                                                                                              Google Map for Elba

                                                                                                                                              Tul Il-Kosta Bahar ic-Caghaq, Naxxar 9038

                                                                                                                                              Additional information

                                                                                                                                              • Neighborhood

                                                                                                                                                St. Julian's

                                                                                                                                              • Hours of operation

                                                                                                                                                Daily 12:00 pm–11:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 10:30 am–12:30 pm Lunch Daily 12:00 pm–5:30 pm Happy Hour Fri–Sun 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Dinner Daily 6:00 pm–11:00 pm

                                                                                                                                              • Cuisines

                                                                                                                                                Mediterranean, Pizzeria, Grill

                                                                                                                                              • Dining style

                                                                                                                                                Casual Elegant

                                                                                                                                              • Dress code

                                                                                                                                                Smart Casual

                                                                                                                                              • Parking details

                                                                                                                                                Public Lot

                                                                                                                                              • Payment options

                                                                                                                                                AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

                                                                                                                                              • Additional

                                                                                                                                                Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

                                                                                                                                              • Phone number

                                                                                                                                                9949 9960

                                                                                                                                              • Private party facilities

                                                                                                                                                For private events, group dinners or special occasions, please do send in your request and contact us via email: manager@elbrestaurant.com.mt

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