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Ximo Restaurant

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26, Marina Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very enjoyable lunch

Lovely place with very friendly staff. We were sitting outside, great for people watching. The fresh fish & mussels were excellent. Great value for money, definitely a place to go back to.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Karin-Felixstowe
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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89 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Lovely place with very friendly staff. We were sitting outside, great for people watching. The fresh fish & mussels were excellent. Great value for money, definitely a place to go back to.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Fantastic restaurant, great value for money and lovely people and food. A cut above the rest and well worth the visit.They even cooked us something which was not on the menu.

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Victoria, Gozo, Malta
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Mamma Mia Simon never lets you down! Been here frequently the service and food have always been to my expectations but having the host really giving you personal attention is really a unique exception! nowadays this is a rare occasion but I for one would do my best to experience it again!

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Senglea, Malta
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Back from Sweden our Landlord invites us for a lunch at Ximo. Tiny place with great food and good service. We had fresh grilled fish and steaks, together with the side dishes a filling meal without any complains. Finally a piece of chocolate gateau and a coffee, well prepared for a nap

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Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

What Simon prepares in the probably smallest kitchen in Malta is a dream. Very much recommended for fresh fish, spaghetti rizzi, king prawns and other seafood. Or even for bruschetta and various homemade dishes.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Stopped for a quick lunch, having revisited masacasla after 20 years. Fish soup very nicer,Maltese lasagne beautiful

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edinburgh
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Like most restaurants in this town it is quite small and fairly ordinary to look at but don't be fooled. We had the best steaks in years in Ximo. They were big, juicy succulent and tender. Cooked to perfection with good service and reasonably priced. Lovely

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Portland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The food was excellent, service excellent, they were very helpful in arranging an outside table when we wanted. Seafood superb.

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Was made very welcome. Food fantastic, local fish shown to us before we decided what to eat. Good views, staff very attentive and friendly. Menu suitable for everyone and every pocket.

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flintshire
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Always enjoy Zimos - lovely welcoming atmosphere and the best pasta at very reasonable prices. For a treat the steak with mushroom sauce is fantastic.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26, Marina Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?