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Ghar Qawqla Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 4662
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (37 reviews)
“fresh fish” (26 reviews)
“fritto misto” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ghar Qawqla Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was advised to try the food from Joey the local cab driver. Wasn't disappointed, great food. Had the seafood paella which was amazing. The best meal I've had on my holiday. Friendly staff and fantastic views would definitely recommend

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, my mother and my daughter have been to this restaurant for the first time. We had lunch here settled with a beautiful tranquillity seaview plus gteat portioned spaghetti marinara and fish finger fillets for my 4 year old girl. Great restaurant with a variety...More

Thank Nadya G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant overlooks the sea It has a simple appearance and you walk down some steps to it We ordered a variety of seafood We had a show of the waitresses cleaning and gutting fish and then bringing us the cooked items The food was...More

Thank 991udayt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is amazing, the view is one of the best you could get. Service is fast and the food was great. Pasta cooked to perfection, then the sea food platters again perfectly cooked. Prices are not high at all.

Thank Matei N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had crido misto ( choice of raw fish ) with oysters tuna octopus and other....Really excellent! My daughter had tuna tartar as a starter which was double the size of usual portion. Also, despite the restaurant was very busy, waiters were friendly and nice....More

Thank sylviaFlorence
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Six of us went. Ordered 3 Heinekens and 1 Cisk. Received 4 identical glasses of unchilled beer. The liquor in the fish soup was tasty enough, but only because the lumps of fish in the soup had been cooked to tasteless. Main courses arrived, chips...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The fish was good, the risotto also. Service was fine, but the best is the view from the terrace. Of course, this is reflected also in the rather high prices.

Thank NanoS262
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Arzella has been consistently excellent for years now. Chris, the host, is a passionate man, obsessed with good food and great service. The place specialises in seafood but has a variety of different dishes, all delicious. I had fresh fish (Bazuk) and it was delicious....More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

180 degrees stunning authentic sea view on the open roof terrace. Fresh and better tasting than the sea food dishes served around the majority of restaurants around the island. Accurate portions, accurate waiting time. Personal attention and will to satisfy our preferences, as well as...More

Thank Pavleta P
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Wow that a surprise. This restaurant is such a gem! Up some stairs, there is a beautiful view over Marsalforn bay. The service was 5*, very very nice staff. The wine was amazing, as well as the seafood pasta, and a delicious cheesecake.Everything was perfect,...More

Thank catarinalves
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ghar Qawqla Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 4662
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