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22 Marina Street | VCT116, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo VCT 116, Malta
21551005
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic Pizza - Very generous portions

A nice little bar / restaurant. Pizza's are very generous - try the Smugglers Cave Special Pizza Useful wifi spot for catching up on e-mails Friendly staff. Nice restaurant cat as well !

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Albia-Newton
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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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Muenster, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Since a long long time I'm a regular on Gozo and visited Smuggler's many times. In my point of view this is one of the best Restaurants on Gozo. The boss is a very helpful and kind gentleman. The Staff is extraordinary good. Drinks and the food is always coming very quickly. The Pizzas are legendary! Very large with a... More 

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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155 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

A nice little bar / restaurant. Pizza's are very generous - try the Smugglers Cave Special Pizza Useful wifi spot for catching up on e-mails Friendly staff. Nice restaurant cat as well !

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Deepest Darkest North Hampshire
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114 reviews 114 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place offers a wide range of Maltese food and international snack dishes. We tried the Mushroom Soup which was very good - but quite unlike anything I'd had before. The consistency was watery but in drinking it, it didn't feel or taste watery - it tasted of mushrooms! We shared a Pizza for a main which was just as... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Had dinner with my wife at Smuggler's and food was served after only 15 minutes even though it was a Saturday and the place was a bit busy. My Rib eye was rightly medium cooked, vegetables were warm enough but the roasted potatoes were not fresh which was a pity. My wife had Chicken Saute which was soft and delicious.... More 

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Kent
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Absolutely fantastic food and a great family-run restaurant. The staff treat customers like they are family. This restaurant is frequented by people who actually live in Gozo and in my book, the locals are never wrong.

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Malta
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Although it is reputed as a good restaurant in Gozo, each and every visit over the years has been characterized by blatant, downright poor service. Being charged a stratospheric price for two margherita pizzas was the straw that broke the camel's back (Venice prices it cannot charge). Avoid at all costs.

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is right next to the Calypso hotel, and far cheaper for drinks and food. The service was friendly and quick, and the resident cat is very friendly. A very pleasant place to while away an hour or two with a drink and perhaps some food.

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Tarxien
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The food is very good and not expensive. Friendly boss and stuff. Nice terrace with a lovely seaview in the heart of Marsalforn Gozo

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England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We have been eating here for years and always get a warm and friendly welcome, overlooking the sea & small harbour. there is plenty of choice & cooked to your liking. If we are staying all inclusive we still like to take time out and eat here. Lovely friendly staff.

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Malta
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Great food and very fast service. Well varied menu at very good prices. Great view as well as can be seen in photos. Will visit again next time in Gozo

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 22 Marina Street | VCT116, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo VCT 116, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: 21551005

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European

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