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Il Kartell Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews seafood fresh fish scorpion fish roast potatoes mussels ribeye rabbit soup king prawns chicken bread cakes cooked to perfection visited il service was impeccable wonderful dinner side dishes
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had lunch in this wonderful restaurant on the 15th April 2019 at 1.45pm. We were shown a nice table which was with great views. The Specials were really well explained and since friend likes fish there was really a good choice of Fresh Local Fish...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Marsalforn_1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located with views over the sea and a lovely external terrace- this is a delightful little restaurant thay serves excellent fresh fish and sea food. The linguine Il Kartell and risottto pescatore were wonderful. Great service levels too- attentive but not in ur face.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kingpaul100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here twice during our stay on Gozo. Good location, nice outside dining area. Food very good and so was the service. Varied menu. Would definitely go back, may need to book as it gets busy. Salmon was amazing.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank oakwoodfencing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Il Kartell never fails to impress. Good food, fast service and pleasant atmosphere. A landmark in Marsalforn.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tripper301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although out of season restaurant was open unlike many others in this little seaside town. Lovely selection of good food and wine. Food was generous in portion size. Staff very attentive 5 star service would recommend.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Maltwood01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marsalforn has a history which dates back to Roman times. Until the sixteenth century, the port was the most important in Gozo. Food supplies were imported from Sicily and its port also served for passengers wanting to board and travel to Licata and other continental...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GorgGorgaSciberras
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for lunch to try this restaurant after reading many good reviews. The food is delicious and portions are adequate. Prices are reasonable. Service is excellent. Atmosphere is great. Staff are very friendly and courteous. Highly recommended !

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

Reserved a table prior to a coastal walk. Stunning day, and we were greeted on our return with a table for two on the waterfront. A stunning setting, and very busy. Service was excellent, and food quality exceptional. This will linger long in the memory...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BathOntheroadagain
Reviewed March 11, 2019

Visited for a Saturday Lunch with family and relatives. What can you ask for more!!!! Dining at the water edge with an excellent view and served top class food!!! Booked for a table of 6 and when arrived we all saw the fresh fish on...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Marsalforn_1980
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Service was great, staff were very friendly. Food was mouthwatering, totally recommend deep fried brie and tre colori pasta. Thank you, will surely visit again.

Date of visit: March 2019
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