A discreetly elegant, essentially Mediterranean dining experience.

From the moment you walk through the imposing double doors of Taro at The Villa, the completely indoor restaurant experience is designed to provide the ultimate in Maltese gastronomic excellence. With an award-winning kitchen brigade, professional service team, Taro offers daily changes to its a la carte menu, making the most out of the freshest ingredients the Mediterranean has to offer.

Our Chefs

Our kitchen brigade, lead by Executive Head Chef Adrian Buttigieg,
have transformed the traditional Mediterranean restaurant menu into
an immersive concoction of flavours, textures and colours from all over the culinary world,
and is continually researching and discovering new ways to wow their patrons on a daily basis.

The Detail

A great restaurant is not just comprised of its food. At Taro at The Villa, we’ve made sure that even the plates’ quality matches what’s on it. Speaking of plates, almost each plate one eats from at Taro is completely unique, crafted by hand specifically for the dish it’s serving.

Menu à la Carte

Steamed clams

Dashi broth, Apple blossoms
€14.00

Taro gnocchi

Fava bean, Taggiasca olive, Hazelnut
€14.50

Beef carpaccio

Ox pastrami, ‘Traditional condiments’
€15.50

Sea urchin risotto

Cured yolk, Fennel pollen, Bottarga
€15.50

Berlingot pasta

Straciatella di buffalo, Heirloom tomatoes, Nasturtium
€14.50

Tuna tartare

Raw Honey, III Yr. Soy, Zucchini
€15.50

Glazed Veal

BBQ octopus, Capsicum, Beluga lentils
€15.50

Collection of Dry agedand Fresh Beef

Onion variation, Jus gras
PPW

Fresh fish of the day

Native vegetables, Saffron sauce
€32.00

Tandoori spiced Monkfish

Red prawns, Almond, Haricot blanc
€29.00

Suckling pig

Fermented plums, Celeriac remoulade
€28.00

Wood Pigeon

Foie gras, Leg taco, Corn, Chanterelles, Mole sauce
€29.00

Lamb rack

Belly confit, Celery root, Black garlic, Pea, Bacon
€28.00

Heritage Beetroot Galette

Feta cheese, Cavolo nero, Walnut
€24.50

Pistachio di Bronte Dome

Cacao nib, Tahini
€7.00

Raspberry Soufflé

Peaches, Yoghurt
€7.00

Sphere Trilogy

Semifreddo, Pear, 53% chocolate
€7.00

Lemon ‘Meringue’

Citrus surprises
€7.00

Ruby chocolate

Yuzu curd, Cherry, Cardamom sorbet
€7.00
Wine List

Make an Online Reservation at Taro at The Villa

To make a reservation, kindly fill in the form below.For bookings of more than 10 people, kindly contact us directly by calling 2311 2273.

If you're looking for our outdoor, Asian street-food restaurant - Nori at The Villa - please click here.

Make an Online Reservation at Taro at The Villa

To make a reservation, kindly fill in the form below.For bookings of more than 10 people, kindly contact us directly by calling 2311 2273.If you're looking for our outdoor, Asian street-food restaurant - Nori at The Villa - please click here.


Celebrate your event at Taro


Summer’s a-knocking, and the socialising starts in earnest at Taro...leisurely lunches, decadent dinners, refreshing cocktails...Make sure you keep up with our calendar of events.

Either indoor or outdoor, we have the right venue for your next event.

Call 2311 2107 or email events at the villa.com.mt for more information and bookings.

See Our Event Offer

Opening Hours


Tuesday- Saturday1900hrs - 2200hrs


Contact us directly:

T: +356 2311 2273 / E: taro@thevilla.com.mt

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