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Tal-Furnar Bar & Restaurant

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136, Gnien Xibla Street, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 6372
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Springfield, VA
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are few places left like Tal-Furnar. The owner, mom and daughter run the place. Super local, tiny, the real deal. Like eating in my grandmothers farmhouse kitchen. Not fancy, good food, go for the experience. The owner has his own vineyard and bottles his own wine. Super good price, crazy delicious. We drink tons of wine, this was the... More 

Thank RazTravler
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

If you love Pizza and are staying in Xaghra, Gozo, this restaurant is a must. Family restaurant, using original stone ovens. You might miss it as its off the main square. Take the road to the right of the church in the square and the right fork where the road divides an easy short walk.

Thank starfish1909
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We called here on our last night and boy did we save the best till last. Absolutely outstanding food cooked to perfection, great friendly service too so we defo recommend it. I had spare ribs hubby had pork....delishious thanks for having us

Thank tracey h
AnnaMarieFarrugia, Owner at Tal-Furnar Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Tracy. You are always welcome :) More 

Stamford, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

I cannot comment on the rest of the menu but I couldn't sent people to what I believed was the best pizza on the island when the pizza I ate - or didn't eat - tonight was nothing like last year's experience. To give Tony his due he didn't charge us for the food so let's hope this was a... More 

Thank BarnackSteph
Drogheda, Ireland
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Extremely rude staff, visited many places in the Island and this is definitely one where I would never come back. Higiene is unknown to them, food not the greatest. People on this island are lovely except these ones!

Thank Chiara R
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I was there with my husband with any reservation. There were a lot of people so we decided to try especially that the menu looked really nice. I ordered Goziziana pizza without mozzarella cause I'm vegan. The pizza was nice and super tasty with a lots of vegatebles. My husband took a lamb and he sad it was delicious. Prices... More 

Thank Anna P
Valletta, null, Malta
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Food is good but the owner need to have some lessons how to treat customers good not yelling at them. Our friend came to pick us up to give us a lift and we weren't ready from eating so we invited him to have a seat with us. Surprisingly we heard him shouting and ordered one of his staff to... More 

Thank Lino D
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We visited here a few years ago and my wife has always raved about the beef olives so it was on our list of places to go to this time and it didn't disappoint. I've read reviews about this place complaining about the service but to be honest I couldn't fault them. We got a table straight away although several... More 

Thank Tbaco13
Marsascala, Malta
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

One of the best pizzas i've tasted. Pizza base is truly lovely. Ambience is uniquely gozitan. Visiting Toni il furnar is a must !

Thank carolzammit
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant towards the end of our 2 week holiday in Xaghra based on trip advisor reviews and were not disappointed. We loved the location in a quiet street just opposite the museum of toys and it was good to get away from the major construction work currently going on in the square. The food was great home... More 

Thank jaciacky

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Pizza, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136, Gnien Xibla Street, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Xaghra
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 6372

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?