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107, Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 21650174
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 18
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great value

We have eaten here 3 times in the last seven days. It is great value...huge portions of lovely home cooked food. My husband had chicken then duck (twice). I had sea urchin and calamari pasta (twice) and then chicken pasta. We loved it so much we went for my birthday yesterday. Michael is a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
judeh3Shrewsbury
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Shrewsbury
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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Shrewsbury
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

We have eaten here 3 times in the last seven days. It is great value...huge portions of lovely home cooked food. My husband had chicken then duck (twice). I had sea urchin and calamari pasta (twice) and then chicken pasta. We loved it so much we went for my birthday yesterday. Michael is a great host, and his wife is... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Even though the portions were huge and the waiters were patient and friendly, the food quality wasn't even close to great. We were given a table on the second floor and there weren't too many people dining, but it was SO noisy that I couldn't hear the person infront of me speaking. I don't suggest this restaurant to anyone who... More 

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Ilford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Good value for money, must go upstairs and near the excellant view of Marsaxlokk harbour. Good value for money, tho we had to wait few minutes for all the order to arrive. WILL VISIT AGAIN Definitely

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Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I gave a glowing review on 15 Feb 2012, but how everything has changed since then. I waited 25 mins for a cold main course which arrived only after I spoke to a waitress and then the manager. There were only six other diners apart from myself at lunchtime. The prawn parcels contained only 6 prawns in total although there... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

had an attractive set menu but after waiting for a long time was presented with food was not at edible. although the waitress serving us tried her best to explain why we were given something different from what we ordered we still got stuck with crappy food. following our complaint the bill was still issued for the full amount,

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Marsascala, Malta
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46 reviews 46 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We walk down to Marsaxlokk quite often and always go for a long lazy lunch here.We must have been here at least 30 times and the food and service is always very good.

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Haifa, Israel
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Got there with a tour guide who recommended this place as a great place to eat. I had to catch the waiter physically to get the menus, and the service continued the same all the way. The food was terrible and took forever to show up, the waiter recommended an starter that was a huge portion size, and when we... More 

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Prague
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158 reviews 158 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had very late lunch or early dinner at this restaurant on our way back from Peter’s Pool. I opted for a set menu for 7 € which included A small Bruschetta Fish soup Aljotta Chips and prawns with salad House wine For the price and quality very good value for money. Friend of mine had yummy pasta with Maltese... More 

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Canada del Hoyo, Spain
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

In this area there are several restaurants that compete fierecely for customers. Carrubia offers reasonably good food at low prices. It is refreshing to find a place without the usual unrealistic prices. Service is a little haphazard and you may have to wait and meet some confusion We were brought warm white wine and the waiter, when told about this... More 

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west yorkshire
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55 reviews 55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We ate here as it was the only port side restaurant serving something other than fish! We had lasagne and omelette which were both good.

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  • Address: 107, Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 21650174

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