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Gillieru Restaurant

Church street, St. Paul's Bay, Island of Malta, Malta
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Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Great location with beautiful views, good service and friendly staff, good-quality food, no complaints.

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Naxxar, Malta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This is an excellent fish place and the location is lovely, right on the seaside. The staff is friendly and the ambience quite lovely.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Have eaten their every year twice. Last year there were warnings sign it was going down hill but this year . Rude staff,poor service and very poor food. Lovely sae view wish a wave had come over and swept my meal away! My advice keep walking up hill to the Tarragon.

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Malta
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127 reviews 127 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I remember a time when The Gillieru was among the top restaurants on the island for dining, especially fish restaurants. This must have been early eighties. The ambiance seemed to have stopped there. The food quality unfortunately nose dived. The service by the local staff albeit friendly tends to be somewhat rough. The service by some 'temporary foreign staff' tends... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The service was slow and customers were dealt with out of order in which they arrived. I had the seabass whilst my companion had the pasta which to be fair he enjoyed. I was surprised that the seabass although very nice arrived without chips or anything else. At 19 euros I would not have expected this. The view was amazing... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

We visited the Gillieru on the second night of our holiday and despite an obvious atmosphere between two members of staff, we had a pleasant dining experience - good food, good service. Given this, we returned five nights later hoping for a similar experience, but we were left wanting. We entered the restaurant, which wasn't too busy and waited to... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Had 4 meals here very nice food . The rib eye steak is delishious . Price not to bad . We sat outside and the views are stunning . Staff are friendly and helpful .

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Loved it, the fish restaurant was good with fresh fish of the day so menu kept changing. We sat out on the open deck beautiful sunset.

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Sydney, Australia
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81 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

A family night out on our first evening in Malta. A great start, under the stars by the sea. The owner choose a lovely selection of fish for us all. All cooked well and all tasty. Great friendly service. Would return.

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Eastern Norway, Norway
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The food was ok, but lousy service. We felt like we were a burden to the staff. Watch out for the vover charge???

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