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Ta' Pennellu


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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All reviews mussels steak rack of lamb fresh fish bread scorpion fish flambe seafood penne chicken antipasti massive plate aged angus free starter salt crust staff were attentive family restaurant
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this restaurant overlooking the bay on our first night in Marsalforn and we were not disappointed. Complimentary appetisers set the tone for the evening and the local wine accompanied the fish specials: prawn and lobster ravioli and an amazing homemade spaghetti dish with...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Here2Now
Reviewed November 8, 2018

There are so many restaurants along the Marsalforn waterfront and we picked this one based entirely on our good impression of the chef, who happened to be out front preparing the fish display as we were looking for dinner. It ended up being a great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dylan L
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Well located on the seafront with views across to the harbour the food is a bit above average when rated against the Marsalforn competition and the service is good, if somewhat slow although this is not unusual for Gozo. The bread is a particular highpoint...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Highlander022
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

After a promising start to our visit, being greeted by the owner and quickly seated, our overall dining experience sadly declined. After the waiter gave a very detailed explanation of the specials board, we decided upon a Gozian pasta specials dish and Nonnas ravioli. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank neila409
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food :) We have ordered platter with seafood. It was delicious and guite big. Before that we have received some local starters. Was cool. I do really recommend this place. Reasonable prices and good quality!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tomasz P
Reviewed September 2, 2018

VIsited this restaurant with a friend of mine. Ordered the Aged Ribeye Steak and the Aged Fillet Flambe. Dora who was the waiter that served us made really a good job. Even when explaining the dessert, she explained every ingredient and detail. Regarding the quality...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marsalforn_1980
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food and fantastic service. All members of our party selected mains from the specials menu and were not disappointed. Not only were the waiting staff extremely attentive but the chef made efforts to converse with all customers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank od1706
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Really nice place. My wife and I had a lovely three hours wining and dining here. I had the carpaccio followed by the flambé fillet of beef and my wife had garlic mushrooms followed by rack of lamb. Washed down with a Beaujolais. The food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PatrickH781
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

An excellent family evening, Chef very passionate and made a few appearances. Food was special, all of it ! Thank you for the memories.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kellinu
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Managed to get a sea view table without booking - very lucky!!! Meal was lovely, big portions which appears to be the norm in Gozo!! Chef came to us twice to see if we had enjoyed - hubby had swordfish and I had chicken. Very...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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