Experience authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Feel a warmth and blazing lifestyle in Malta!

One of the defining characteristics of Mediterranean cuisine is the emphasis on fresh ingredients. Fresh fruits and vegetables, lean meats, and whole grains are staples of the cuisine and at Palazzo Bettina and The Little Bastion we pride ourselves on using seasonal fresh ingredients every day. We offer healthy and delicious Mediterranean food by using fresh high-quality produce and the finest ingredients.

Our promise is to delight your taste buds and offer exceptional customer service.

bettina's breakfast

Greet the day the right way with our scrumptious breakfast. Whether you’re looking for a nibble or a decadent spread, you can enjoy our ‘a la carte’ breakfast featuring an attractive assortment of breakfast items in the beautiful historic palazzo.

Breakfast is served daily between 07.30 am and 10.30 am.


The Little Bastion RESTAURANT

Close by the Palazzo you will be able to go through a great gastronomic experience at the Little Bastion Restaurant.

The Little Bastion, situated at the Cugó Gran Macina Malta showcases the vast history of its location and combines a gastronomical concept steeped in the varied history of the Maltese islands. The restaurant will take you on a culinary journey with its finely selected dishes using the best of local and seasonal ingredients.

If you are staying at the Palazzo you can visit the beautiful restaurant and take in the spectacular views while dining al fresco. The location of the Little Bastion will provide you with the best culinary experience while taking in the history surrounding it and the beautiful setting.

Dinner is served from Monday to Sunday from 6.30 pm with the last seating at 10.30 pm, closing time by 11.30 pm.

Bookings are made on a reservation basis. Reserve a table by messaging us on our social media platforms, by calling us on +356 2711 2711 or by email on

The Little Bastion around the corner...

The Little Bastion restaurant is located in a history-dense location enriched with spectacular views. With the beautiful natural harbour just by the restaurant and the three cities and the capital city of Malta - Valletta, just a stones throw away you can enjoy your meal in the beautiful surroundings.