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Menqa L'Antika - CLOSED

Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1052, Malta
+356 2730 0309
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
26 Apr 2016
“Many good things have Gordon in them, Gin and Tonic "Gordan's", Flash "Gondon and Menqa L'Antika "Gordon the Chef"”
30 Oct 2015
“Not the best experience but would give it another chance”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1052, Malta
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131 - 140 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 11 June 2012

Il-Menqa is located in Marsalforn near the Calypso hotel. It is one of the many other restaurants near the sea-front. From the outside one may think that they are all the same but il-Menqa is on another level. Even though im not very keen on...More

1  Thank malta
Reviewed 22 May 2012

I came here with my boyfriend on a Sunday night after reading some good reviews on trip advisor. The waitress was really nice, very informative about the specials, wines etc.. But the food was nothing particularly special. I ordered one of the specials, which was...More

Thank KatherineCruises
Reviewed 6 May 2012 via mobile

excellent place for a sunday lunch. food is very good and it has a nice atmosphere. traditional and at the same time innovative menu

Thank reviewguy111
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Visited Menqa l-Antika last week with a friend whilst in Gozo. Although I had heard that the place has a very good reputation, I left the restaurant truly impressed. What started off as a normal lunch turned out to be one of the very best...More

Thank Pmag001
Reviewed 29 April 2012

The service was, in an effort to be kind, mechanical. The food was unremarkable. Some nights the place was empty. Not sure where the rating came from.

1  Thank Doof-walker
Reviewed 28 March 2012

I will declare up front that I am a resident of Gozo and a friend of Gordon's father, but this is an independent review, not prompted by either of them. Previously Gordon was a partner in a restaurant nearby. We did not go there so...More

2  Thank b1gr0g
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Not in the best spot for a view of the bay but excellent all the same. Very friendly staff and excellent food. The local lamb dish was cooked to perfection and was washed down with a chilled glass of Pinot Grigio. I suspect it's a...More

2  Thank BrianF10
Reviewed 4 March 2012

We visited this place since it was highly rated on Tripadvisor and sure the food and service was good but I would not make a detour to visit the restaurant. If you go there try the ice creams for dessert that was really good.

Thank Hillbillycat
Reviewed 1 March 2012

Friendly staff, lovely food, all in clean and modern surroundings. Good value.

2  Thank Gozzycardy
Reviewed 25 February 2012

This is the kind of restaurant I would like to have just around the corner: friendly service, good ingredients, simple and tasty recipes, good value. I went there in a cold February evening and then just few tables were occupied but the atmosphere wasn't cold....More

3  Thank dbsfemino
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1052, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: +356 2730 0309
  • E-mail
Description
Nestled in the picturesque fishing village of Marsalforn on the tranquil island of Gozo, Menqa L'Antika awaits you to savour authentic local and Mediterranean gastronomy with a modern flair. Chef patron Gordon Camilleri, has created an exciting menu using the islands' tasteful and freshest produce. Carte du jour includes antipasti, fresh pasta, fish and shellfish, tender beef cuts, flambe dishes and homemade desserts. Thanks to our extensive wine list, every dish can be paired with that wine to create a fine art. Attentive service, exceptional food and a relaxing ambiance make Menqa L'Antika ideal for romantic dinners, families, friends as well as larger parties.
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