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Ta' Pennellu

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Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
2155 9730
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London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot amongst the busy restaurants on the promenade. But the stand out is the mussels! We had the best spread for lunch of a few starters, mussels, parma ham and melon and squid. The local malteste bread with oil/vin was fabulous. Again, get the mussels!

Thank thesetwoeyes1
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and very good service. Definitely one to try. 4 stars purely because the bruschetta is rather "odd".

Thank KazDuns
Nyon, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here, you'll get your fish baked in a salt crust served and presented at the table by the chef. If you are not into fish, the spare ribs are one of the most exciting things to taste in Gozo. Excellent location and friendly staff!

Thank nicolascb2016
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Very good food and service on the sea front. Smaller selection but very good and local wine was good. Service was very good and nice touch was free glass of limoncello each after the meal.

Thank Richard C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here today and the food is excellent. Staff very friendly and food reasonably priced. Situated in a beautiful location and well worth a visit.

Thank greezmonkey
North Bay, Canada
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We enjoyed the seafood very much and the spot where we sat enabled us to people-watch as we ate which was fun. Service was very accommodating and professional.

Thank M W
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a delightful seafood meal with friends with caring staff, great presentation and a great string on the Marsaforn sea front....lots of smiles from all the people at our table and the surrounding tables.

Thank peter_g_brooker
Marsascala, Malta
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Went here for some lunch in the heat of the day in June. We were seated under shade on the promenade facing the lovely blue med. Excellent service here, although it was not too busy. The waitress (Hungarian I think) was very friendly. I had pepperoni pizza and it was one of the very best I have tasted on the... More 

Thank Liamodixon
Paris, France
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We had a wonderful evening at this restaurant. We ordered the fish plate, which was really great, fresh and perfectly cooked. Good choice of maltese wines, service really nice. Hope we will be able to come back !

Thank rognon91
Wollaston, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We stopped her for a coffee in the morning after arriving in masalforn and were impressed with the service of the waitress so popped back for lunch later. I had the grilled calamari, my wife had a gluten free pasta marinara. We received a plate of sun dried tomato bruschetta to start the meal which was very tasty. The grilled... More 

Thank fatboyuk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: 2155 9730

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