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Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2765 6501
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Island of Malta, Malta
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I am quite sceptical about restaurants and reviews from the internet but indeed this place ezceeded all our expectations! The ambience is awesome ..... infront of a picturesque scene of d sea & sun , service was exceptional, friendly & with a smile even though the place was jampacked. last but not least d food was mouthwatering! Everything was super... More 

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1 Thank eurodancer1984
Colwyn Bay
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163 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been for a splendid walk in the sunshine (and luckily missing the thunder and hailstones) I called on for a light lunch. I had swordfish with pasta which was excellent and the service was provided by two charming Maltese and Serbian waiters. Thanks guys and pay a visit to Conwy in North Wales where the mussels are ( dare... More 

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2 Thank llanidloes999
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect evening, great food and great service! Very valuable for money.I will reccommed it to others for sure!

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2 Thank Kurt S
Howell, Michigan
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I had lunch at this casual restaurant and had some of the most delicious sea bass and sea bream ever. The price was reasonable and the staff were very friendly. It appeared that a number of locals were also eating there, which is always a good sign!

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3 Thank NLLITTLE
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Marsaxlokk on a sunny day in November by the waterside. Just a snack today, delicious hobz bi zejt. We recommend the swordfish, sea bream, spaghetti marinara. Cheerful, friendly service, delightful food, try it, you'll love it.

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2 Thank RogerMY
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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
Malta
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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2 Thank aquanaut1706
Sutton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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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, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?