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Otters Restaurant

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Seafront | St. Mary's Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 6606
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent lunch. Superb location away from the crowds. Used their loungers. Can recommend the sea food risotto, but be armed the starter size will fill you for lunch!

Thank Andy B
Towcester, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I booked this restaurant as we were recommended to do so, and we were happy that we did. The restaurant was full and people were queuing to get the next table. The views are lovely, looking over Marsalforn. We ordered our drinks and food pretty quickly, but from this point on, the service went down hill. It... More 

1 Thank Daniel C
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful scenery and the food is always enjoyable. My only criticism would be that the portion sizes are very large; but there are worse criticisms to be had!

Thank Luallan C
Marsalforn, Malta
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have eaten here many times over the last few years and been impressed every visit. Good food pleasant and helpful staff and an evening view to die for. When the daylight goes down the entire bay front is lit up like a carnival and the effect on the bay is stunning. It sparkles like starlight. I would recommend this... More 

Thank agilitycity
Nadur, Malta
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family and I enjoyed a great dinner by the sea at Otters. We ordered various fish dishes for the adults and beef bacon burgers for the children. The food was excellent and the service was great with 4 waiters attending our table. We will definitely return soon. Thank you Otters Staff.

Thank wisfar
Hereford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant lunch, if slightly windy - but we were right by the sea. Tasty food, quick service. Plenty of choice and good for families. Inside seating available but steep steps down so not sure about access for wheelchairs or pushchairs - could be available to the side.

Thank 716LWT
Falkland, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Otters was by far the best meal I had on my recent trip to Gozo. The food was authentic and delicious and the staff were friendly and attentive without being too pushy or intrusive (not the case when you walk down the main road in Marsalforn and are accosted by everyone trying to sell their restaurant) We ordered mussels and... More 

Thank Neil E
Maasmechelen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the fish soup as starter and frutti di mare pasta as main. It was really delicious. The soup and pasta tasted great and there was a lot of fish included! Fresh bread aswell. I took the small portion and still couldn't finish it. They gave us some appetizers and a degustif for free. The staff was very friendly... More 

Thank DianaVanstipelen
Reading, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location overlooking the bay. Food was lovely, service was really good and very attentive. Food was hot and plentiful. Could do with a few more cocktail options on the drinks menu, or maybe the bar staff just need a bit of direction on that but overall probably one of the best restaurants in Marsalforn bay this year.

Thank Absolem76
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed in the meal we had here. We ate here four years ago and it was good but our meal today was not. Service poo.

Thank Matthew O
Otters L, Owner at Otters Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Matthew, Obviously this is another review created to do damage. A proper reviewer points out the real problem and if there is one it will be solved instantly. Thank you Matthew and hope to see you in four years more. Albert More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seafront | St. Mary's Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 6606

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?