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Il Gabbiano

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere, first ,second and the desert where all the perfect match to make it a wise choice to which I would surely return and recommend to my family and friends.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank davidaK7551IV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked by, I’m sure many wonderful restaurants on Marsalforn Bay, along the waterfront. I like to chose a restaurant by the ‘flavors’ in air when I walk by and even with competition of salt air, Il Gabbiano drew us in. Nice greeting by the staff...More

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

I was there few days ago around noon. Restaurast garden was totally empty without quests, so we took a place in one of tables. I asked waitress " could we order just coffee" she said that this table is only for guests that want to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Agata K
roseanneh2018, Manager at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Agata We are a small run family restaurant with very limited seating. Our tables on the terrace are set up from advance for our dinners as we are a Restaurant and mainly tables are booked in advance so we highly recommend booking. Then if...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here and it was just amazing. Great location, just out of the bustle at the very end of the bay. Great service and amazing food. The inside of the restaurant is well done as well, very clean and modern. Truly amazing food,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank oakwoodfencing
roseanneh2018, Manager at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us and taking time to write this review. We hope to see you in the near future till then take care. Best Regards Roseanne Hili Restaurant Manager

Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

We visited on a typical spring Sunday and had our table on the edge, by the sea. Amazing setting... as per below pic. We opted for fish even though it offers meat as well. Had some mussels and fresh calamari bbq grilled.... amazing taste and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 207joycem
roseanneh2018, Owner at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time in writing this review we really appreciate it. What makes use happy is seeing our customers enjoying the whole Gabbiano experience, till next time that care. Best Regards Roseanne Hili Restaurant Director

Reviewed March 3, 2019

My first taste of Gabbiano was last summer; amazing staff and service and thoroughly enjoyed their exquisite food + the bonus of being seated close to the sea. We visited again on carnival weekend with friends; everything, from the simple complimentary vol-au-vents, amazing bouillabaisse, delicious...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AdrianBartolo
roseanneh2018, Owner at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Always a pleasure being a your service. Best Regards Roseanne Hili Restaurant Director

Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Incredible location, excellent food and wonderful staff. Exactly what you want from a meal in Gozo. The owners are very welcoming and we are happy to call ourselves regulars. Please do come and try, you won’t be disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jennifer A
roseanneh2018, Owner at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Jennifer, always lovely seeing you and your family. We hope to see you soon x Best Regards Roseanne Hili Restaurant Director

Reviewed February 13, 2019

Staff quite good and efficient in serving. Very friendly atmosphere. Ordered a Crab and Corn Soup as Starter - I was served with a Local fish Soup ( Aljotta ) to which some corn was added. Main Course was better though it said Fresh Local...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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roseanneh2018, Owner at Il Gabbiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alexender We hope this message finds you will. For you information we did not have crab and corn soup in February last time we served tjat dish it was in September and you surly could have not possible been gaven Aljotta becauce at Gabbiano...More

Reviewed February 11, 2019

A friend and I passed by off the street for Sunday lunch. We were made very welcome. Beautiful waterfront setting, cute little dogs come say hello and very friendly owners offering professional but unobtrusive service. We enjoyed fresh bread, calamari starter and pork belly to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kerry W
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Came here a couple of times, food is good and not that expensive. Good for a dinner with friends . Nice atmosphere

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 577herbertc
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