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triq-i-torri, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
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Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: previously TGI Fridays

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
No complaints - better than most touristy places

Set in an old fort the venue is rather nice, very pleasant even, and we had a really enjoyable evening. There are a few TV screens showing Sky Sports (or equivalent) which suited us at the time as we wanted to watch the football. They are not intrusive. No problem with the service and we enjoyed... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Set in an old fort the venue is rather nice, very pleasant even, and we had a really enjoyable evening. There are a few TV screens showing Sky Sports (or equivalent) which suited us at the time as we wanted to watch the football. They are not intrusive. No problem with the service and we enjoyed our pizzas. I would... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

An unhappy place where serving staff have a plastic smile and the food is far from palatable. Overpriced and quite honestly the absolute worst burger I ever had. Best advice - do the Jonny Walker and keep walking. Rather try some authentic Maltese cuisine at some of the smaller restaurants across the street!

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Harlingen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Nice great calzone's (Qormi), Weighters little bit more smiling pls, and to customers who are comming more often,a bit more contact would be nice. But overall verry helpfull and the food is fantastic. i'll be back in November for sure (keep a table pls) ;)

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Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

A really lovely meal. Portions were absolutely huge though! I wasn't particularly impressed with the staff. There were plenty of staff around, but nobody seemed to want to come and help. I wanted to ask for another drink, but nobody came anywhere near the table for me to ask. Then it took a relatively long time for our plates to... More 

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Zejtun
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Il-fortizza is large place. This makes it ideal for gather in large groups or for family occasions. Food is good and with large variety.

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Il-Fgura, null, Malta
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Dined there yesterday woth my Friends and the food Didn't meet our expectations. Ceaser salad abould be called bacon salad aa it had a lot of bacon, more than chicken. The 2 t bone steak were auppose to be MR but one was M for sure thoigh d taste was good. The seafood platter was good thouvh nothing was fresh.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We were in Malta visiting family and this restaurant was just near where we were staying so we popped in for lunch and cocktails. My partner was not a great fan of the cocktails but I thought that they were OK. I had the veal tortellini and that was fantastic, great flavours and very filling, perhaps even a little too... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We found iL Fortizza's Full English breakfast to be the best priced around (at 4.99 euros at the time) and, as the restaurant also happened to be across the road (on the Tower Road boardwalk) from our hotel in Sliema, we indulged a couple of times! Nothing like sitting in their large semi-open air terrace overlooking the sea, while fortifying... More 

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Notodden, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Ate there on several different occasions. The sea-view is astonishing, and the food was served promptly each and every time.Tried various different dishes. Friendly staff and reasonable prices.

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Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We reserved a table for 12 and in the same morning we were going I needed to add some more guests and to my surprise my table was not booked however that was sorted out in the end. The orders for drinks and food were taken and served well, however we had to serve our own wine at a table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: triq-i-torri, Sliema, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget

Description

previously TGI Fridays

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