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Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2765 6501
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed eating here with a view over the bay. The octopus pasta was tasty and fresh. The staff were helpful and friendly. Reasonable price.

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1 Thank Ben C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Well its a view by the water front and food superb. A very well organised family business by the look of it and very well riced. Variety of food to choose from well worth the stop. 5 stars 👌

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1 Thank aquanaut1706
Sutton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

All the restaurants along the waterfront tout for business and we selected this one as they were offering a fixed price fish platter. Price was on a par with the competition. We ordered a bottle of wine but had to chase this up as the waiter had forgotten the order. We were also surprised that no fresh plates arrived with... More 

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Thank ChelseaMark1958
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The food here was tasteless. All the 3 plates of pasta. Two with fish and one with chicken. Plus it is not the cheapest of places. To add insult to injury we were served by a rude server. Definitely we won't be returning. Try at your own risk.

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Thank József B
College Station, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Great location by the shore (as are most other restaurant by the quayside in Marsaxlok). Food was good enough though a bit disappointed that the lampuchi order - 12 Euro - which we preferred be filleted instead of served as a whole fish - was very skimpy, with only one small fillet on the plate.

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Thank Roby D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Went for lunch, had a day offer which included starters, set of just caught fish for main and wine. Food was amazing as well as the location. Although the restaurant was really busy, the service was pleasant and quick.

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1 Thank Ieva B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The service was excellent and the waiters we very polite and helpful. Reasonable prices, very good portions and above all the food was very good.

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1 Thank Kathleen C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Except the shrimps that we took as a starter all the other plates were less than average. The mussels had no taste. We don't recommend it.

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We have always enjoyed eating at this restaurant but it surpassed itself this visit. We had a lovely lunch our first day - and returned not once but three times in the week we were staying in Malta. The price was amazing, compared with other places, the service slick and efficient and the fish was absolutely superb. My husband had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Could not think of a better restaurant to celebrate my birthday! Beautiful venue, amazing food, great company, Lehmann mentor was an exceptional wine .... loved everything about it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2765 6501

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?