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24 Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
(+356) 2163 7312
Today
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
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I find the restaurant quite lacking in terms of atmosphere. Reminds me of those 'eat & bugger off' restaurants. However, they make up greatly in their food quality. Ideal for those who have no immediate plans.

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
brandleesee
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Island of Malta, Malta
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

we ve been to this restaurant countless times every time is more disappointing than the last today was one of the usual and we went to the restaurant to order chinese food we orderded 3 set menus and some other extras after waiting for nearly an hour for food to be finished while the dishes already cooked were left out... More 

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Santa Venera, null, Malta
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Let me first start by saying that this is not the first time I have been here; it was never excellent but acceptable for their prices; however this experience was a nightmare. Now I do understand that mothers day is a very busy day, however this was just ridiculous. Let me first mention that the tables where so squeezed together,... More 

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Wicklow, Ireland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Sure it looks like a hamburger joint, but don't be fooled - the food is excellant quality and very good value. A strange mix of Italian and Chinese food - but the chefs are very competent at either. The pizzas are well filled with ingredients and the pasta's extremely filling. Average costs between €10-15 per person with drinks. Very good... More 

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Gudja, Malta
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The food in the restaurant is great, competing with the best of Malta, service was good. If you want to eat a proper dinner, you would not be dissapointed.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I find the restaurant quite lacking in terms of atmosphere. Reminds me of those 'eat & bugger off' restaurants. However, they make up greatly in their food quality. Ideal for those who have no immediate plans.

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Zejtun, Malta
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

If you go to this restaurant and you are more than 4 ensure you are served simultaneously. We ended up half of us eating and half of us staring as the food was not served to everybody at the same time.

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Malta
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The food was good as most of the times we've been here. But the waiter serving us was very unprofessional. We had barely opened the menu when he came asking us to order. Well quickly we skimmed through the menu and ordered. Food came very quickly - that's a good thing. The waiter took off the plates before everyone finished... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This was one of the worst restaurant experience I 've been through. The food was really unbeatable. Poor choice of wine. Service not good.

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Qormi, null, Malta
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14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Would definatly recomend the full rack ribs for just 13.75! They are MASSIVE and very delicious. Good service and good prices :)

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San Gwann, Malta
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We ordered 3 main dishes - lemon chicken, veg curry and sweet and sour pork as well as noodles and rice. It was one of the poorest meals I have ever purchased. We tossed all the food in the bin and made toast instead! The sauces with all of the dishes looked like water with colouring added and in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala
  • Phone Number: (+356) 2163 7312
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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