The Trattoria AD 1530 is a charming eatery that prides itself in serving traditional and tasty food typical of the name ‘Trattoria’.

Our Menu

Bowl of Mixed Olives
Zucchini Fritti
(V) Beetroot Falafel Fritters
€8.95/ €12.95
Chickpea & Beetroot Fritters served with Honey-Paprika-Yoghurt Dip
(V) Duo Bruschetta
€8.95 / €12.95
Toasted Maltese Bread, Tomatoes, Garlic,
Onions and Basil & Grated 'Gbejna' , Avocado, Crushed Chickpeas & Chillies
Fried Calamari
€15.95 / €19.95
Sauce Tartare, Petite Salad & Lemon Wedge
Main Course served French Fries & Salad
Mussels cooked in White Wine, Cherry Tomatoes, Aromatics & Lemon. Served with Toasted bread & French Fries
Duo of Local Pork Sausages
Homemade Traditional Maltese Pork with Fennel Seeds & Red Leicester Served with Caramelized Onions, Garlic Bread & Fennel Jus
(V) (GF) Aubergine Parmigiana
Baked Layers of Aubergines, Mozzarella, Tomato-Basil Sauce & Parmesan Cheese
Maltese Platter
A Selection of Maltese Sausage, Tuna Sott Oljo, Maltese Soft & Peppered 'Ġbejna', Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Chickpea Paste, Bigilla, Stuffed Olives, Local Ftira, 'Galletti', Tomato Conserve & Xara Olive Oil
Focaccia Messinese
Anchovy, Tomato , Mozzarella, Rucola & Roasted Garlic Oil
(V) Focaccia Campania
Roasted Garlic Oil, Calamata Olives, Cherry Tomatoes & Rosemary
Soup and Salads
(V) Soup of the Day
(V) Grilled Vegetables Salad
Aubergine, Spring Onion, Sugar Snaps, Capsicums, Crushed Chickpeas, Pomegranate Salsa & Basil Oil. Served Cold
Burrata and Caramelized Peaches Salad
Burrata from Puglia, Caramelized Peaches, Parma Ham, Parmesan & Hazelnut Crumble, Candied Pecans & Orange Dressing
Chicken Caesar’s Salad
Grilled Chicken Breast, Crispy Iceberg Lettuce, Crispy Bacon, Grana Shavings, Croutons and Caesar Dressing
Smoked Duck Breast Salad
Thin Slices of Smoked Duck Breast, Thai Vegetable Stir-Fry, Wakame, Crispy Onions, Soy, Sesame & Coriander Dressing.
Octopus Salad
Sous Vide Octopus, Calamata Olives, Capers, Tomatoes, Olive Crute, Tomato Vinaigrette, Olive Oil, Lemon Wedge & Herbs
(GF) Beef Fillet Carpaccio
Cucumber Pearls, Radish, Grana Padano Shavings and Orange Dressing
Pasta and Risotto
(V) Butternut Squash Risotto
€15.50 / €17.50
Butternut Squash, Mascarpone, Pumpkin Seeds, Onion, Rosemary, Hazelnut & Parmesan Crumble, Parmesan Shavings
Garganelli Fegato e Funghi
€15.95 / €17.50
Chicken Liver, Mushrooms, Onion, Garlic, Marsala, Balsamic Glaze & Cream
Linguine Vongole e Peperoncino
€17.50 / €18.50
Vongole, Pepperoncini, Garlic, Onion, Cherry Tomatoes, Fish Stock, Fresh Basil & Mint
Fettuccini Gamberi e Zucchini
€18.50 / €19.50
King Prawns, Bisque, Cherry Tomatoes, Zucchini, Fresh Herbs & Cream
(V) Ravioli Cacio e Pepe
€16.50 / €17.95
Brown Nut Butter, Sage, Kale, Ricotta Salata, Flaked Almonds
Rigatoni Carbonara
€15.50 / €17.50
Crispy Guanciale, Pecorino Romano, Egg Yolk & Crushed Black Pepper

Gluten Free Pasta is available at an extra charge of €1.85 per person

(V) Margherita
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Fiore di Latte, Oregano & Fresh Basil
(V) Parmigiana
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Fior di Latte, Aubergine, Baked Egg, Rucola & Parmesan Shavings
Città Vecchia
Square Pizza with Virgin Olive Oil, Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Garlic, Fresh Herbs, Sliced Tomatoes, Olives, Capers, Anchovies, Onions, 'Ġbejna' & Sesame Seeds
Città Silenziosa
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Fresh Basil, Coppa, Spicy Nduja, Pulled Pork, & Salami Milano
Pizza Pistacchina
Pistachio Cream, Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Mortadella, Crushed Pistachio, Burrata, Fennel Seeds and Rucola
Bella Malta
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Maltese Sausage, 'Ġbejna', Sundried Tomatoes, Caramelised Onions & Fennel Seeds
Coppa & Ruccola
Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Coppa, Parmesan Shavings, Rucola and Parsley
Mozzarella Fior di Latte, Pecorino, Gunaciale, Cream, Cracked Black Pepper, Chopped Parsley and Baked Egg
Trattoria A.D. 1530
Fold Over Pizza Filled with Truffle Cream, Wild Mushrooms, Parma Ham, & Mozzarella di Bufala, Rucola, Parmesan Shavings & Sesami seeds.
Extra Toppings at €1.50 each

Mushrooms, ‘Ġbejna’, Grana Padano, Rucola, Baked Egg, Anchovies, Caramelized Onions

Extra Toppings at €2.50 each

Guanciale, Maltese Sausage, Pulled Pork, Coppa, Parma Ham, Salami, Mozzarella di Bufola, Mozzarella Fior di Latte

Main Courses
(V) Root Vegetable Tart Tatin
Caramelised Onions, Melted Brie & Crispy Kale
Baked Local Seabass
Served with King Prawn, Mussels, Cherry Tomatoes & 'Aljotta' Sauce
(GF) Local Rabbit, Traditionally Braised with Garlic & Thyme
Served with Pea & Onion Gravy, French Fries and Mixed Leaf & Tomato Salad
with Basil Oil
(GF) Roasted Breast of Chicken
Served with Wilted Greens, Grilled King Oyster Mushroom, Mushroom Cream Sauce
Duo of Local Pork
Crispy Belly & Pulled Pork Fritter, Wilted Greens & Fennel Jus
Grilled Beef Rib eye (350gr)
Crispy Onion Rings, Sauce Poivre
Braised Beef Cheeks
Slow Cooked Beef Cheeks, Root Vegetables, Mashed Potatoes, Beef Jus
Trattoria Burger
In-House Made Angus Beef Pattie (180gr) in a Brioche Bun, Bacon Jam, Mature Cheddar, Fresh Tomatoes,Crispy Lettuce, French Fries and, Bouqatiere of Fresh Leaves

All of the above main courses are served with a choice of two of the below side dishes:

Roasted Seasonal Vegetables

Mixed Leaf Salad & Tomato with Basil Oil

Roast New Potatoes with Fennel Seeds

French Fries

Extra side dishes at an extra charge of €3.95

Kids' Corner
Beef Burger
with French Fries
Garganelli Pasta
with Tomato Sauce
Kid's Pizza
Mozzarella, Tomato Sauce and Wudy Sausage
5 pieces Breaded Crunchy Chicken Breast
with French Fries
8 pieces Breaded Crunchy Chicken Breast
with French Fries
Gateaux, Cakes and Tarts
Pecan Tart, Pistachio Foam, Hazelnut Cremaux
served with Vanilla Ice Cream
Deconstructed Tiramisu
Lady Fingers in Coffee syrup served with Mascarpone Espuma
Crème Brûlée
Exotic Fruit Mousse, Coconut Cake, Mango Compote (GF, LF)
served with 'Gelat tan-Nanna'
Chocolate Fondant
served with Vanilla Ice Cream cooking time of 10 minutes
‘Snickers Bar’
Caramelised White Chocolate and Peanut Mousse
served with Vanilla Ice Cream
Ice Cream & Sorbet 1 Scoop
Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Kit Kat, Smarties, Pistachio, Gelat Tan-Nanna, Frutti di Bosco Sorbet, Lemon Sorbet
Ice Cream & Sorbet 2 Scoops
Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Kit Kat, Smarties, Pistachio, Gelat Tan-Nanna, Frutti di Bosco Sorbet, Lemon Sorbet
Ice Cream & Sorbet 3 Scoops
Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Kit Kat, Smarties, Pistachio, Gelat Tan-Nanna, Frutti di Bosco Sorbet, Lemon Sorbet,
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Wine Selection

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Beverage Selection

“Some drink to remember, some drink to forget”

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