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22 Marina Street | VCT116, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo VCT 116, Malta
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Winsford, United Kingdom
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216 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a really nice restaurant ticked away just around the corner from the Calypso hotel in Marsalforn. Food is reasonably priced and is really tasty so if your feeling peckish while in town you could do worse than eating at the Smuggler's. They also offer "specials" which are very good and real value for money.

Thank JohnLindaF
Prague, Czech Republic
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

really nice food,anything we ordered was great,specially lasagna.hard to eat whole plate,delicious local white wine.worth of visit

Thank katancik
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Gozo in the last 12-13 months for scuba diving holidays, and we were delighted to return to Smugglers Cave several times throughout our most recent stay. It was one of our favourite restaurants on our 2015 trip so, of course, we spent even more time there this year. Sometimes we would stop by for... More 

Thank MymyRara
Brora, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is the sun There is the blue sea and there is Smugglers. Beautiful food freshly cooked delivered by charming helpful staff. Homely atmosphere and relaxing eating. The pizzas are incredible. Bases and toppings to savour. Best in island. Victor and Ediane are perfect hosts.

Thank Jimcunningham2016
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104 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to this place a couple of times. It's situated close to the water front close to the quay. Service here has alwayd been good since Censu the owner is always about making sure no one has to wait unnecessarily. Food is average as are the prices. You dont get to pay extra for the sea view here and... More 

Thank John P
Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Calamari dish was overcooked. We should have complained from the beginning. However the waitress waived the cost of the calamari dish we offered. Cant believe the chef actually allowed such poorly cooked calamari sent to customers.

Thank travel_kuan
Island of Malta, Malta
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible choice on the menu and everything home cooked to perfection. Been visiting for the last 20 years or so. This summer, visited multiple times and every time the food was extremely good and tasty. Love the Gozitan touches to the menu and the ice-cream! Wide selection of spirits at the bar, helpful staff and relaxed atmosphere. Good value for... More 

Thank jvsaliba
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Before returning to Malta we went for a meal to this restaurant. We stayed outside. The waitress was very helpful and polite. The food was good especially the pizza. The place was full and the only thing that I can complain about was that they took a long time to bring the bill infact I had to go and claim... More 

Thank marylouisescicluna
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

very nice staff and the food was great. We had a table outside and enjoyed the good pizza and shrimp cocktail. my husband had a lovely rib eye with chips. All the food was excellent.

Thank Teresa G
Derby, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Positives: large portions, cheap prices, prime location. The food was ok. The (too few) staff were rushed off their feet, which made service frustratingly slow. Be aware that people are allowed to smoke at the tables near the edge of the terrace which means that all the nearby tables have to put up with the smoke.

Thank Leacroft

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Marina Street | VCT116, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo VCT 116, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: 21551005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?