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Otters Restaurant

Seafront | St. Mary's Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 6606
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Ranked #22 of 29 restaurants in Marsalforn
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Zurrieq, Malta
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

If you want a reasonably-priced menu, with spectacular views, relaxing atmosphere with the sounds of gentle waves, modern ambience and EXCELLENT food, Otters has never disappointed us. Fast, friendly and a warm service that caters to our needs efficiently. My recommendation is their speciality King Prawn Soup and their diverse range of salads. An interesting mix of salad contents, such... More

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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have just come back from a weeks holiday in Gozo. While we were there we ate at many restaurants all over the island. Otters Restaurant was by far our best meal! Our waiter was very good delivering quick and friendly service. Great menu and wine choice which we found great value for money.

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Reichenburg, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The first two time the Service was good and very friendly. Unfortunately on a third time on a Sunday evening, the Service was not well organized, we had to wait to long to be served after arrinving. The waiter did not know his winliste and was asking about the Number in the winelist. After he forogot to serve the wine.... More

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Belfast
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45 reviews 45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

As a regular to Gozo I have eaten in otters on a number of occasions. The most recent episode has ensured that I will never return. The setting is a beautiful one and is probably what lures most unsuspecting victims. On the Saturday evening that we attended the restaurant was moderately busy but not overly so. There were 4 of... More

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Otters L, Manager at Otters Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Otters on several times, I can assure you that you were not going to remain without bread but we even give antipasto for free with the bread, probably the service was taking a bit longer due to the busy night . One cannot recall our food bland, as for sure the restaurant would not be busy... More

Victoria, Gozo, Malta
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

After several months ventured again to Otters. Under new management Pizza is back on the menu. Good choice of wine and service quick, and friendly. Food, good value for money.

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Fantastic location overlooking the bay. Staff were brilliant and the food was really good. Be warned though, portion sizes are huge, local wine was good too.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by local diving company for it's steaks. Our group ate mixed meal of fresh fish, pasta and steaks, all of which were very good and cooked well. The portion sizes on meat and fish were very generous and certainly compared very well to what you would get in the UK on fresh tuna steak. The... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We have been to Otters on numerous occasions - the location is superb, right by the waters-edge. On our last visit we shared a starter, lovely deep-fried Brie with Cranberry sauce - delicious. Sadly the main course was not good - I found a piece of plastic which covers electrical wire in my House Speciality duck!! I received a free... More

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Otters L, Manager at Otters Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for being a frequent client and appreciating our food and service. We do our utmost to provide clients with genuine good food. Apparently in your review while you were enjoying the food a piece of small plastic was found in the duck, which is unacceptable. By no means no wiring is to be found near the food preparation... More

Gharghur, Malta
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The food here is good. Well cooked and very pleasant service. I can easily recommend it to anyone visiting Gozo. Maybe booking beforehand since you may be disappointed to arrive there and find the place full.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by this place. Very tasty food in a very nice spot perched above the sea removed from the other restaurants on the main promenade of the town. Service was excellent and the price of the food was very reasonable. Will certainly return.

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