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Ta' Frenc Il-koy

Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2765 6501
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“swordfish” (8 reviews)
“sea bream” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed September 20, 2015

Lovely one of many restaurants on the harbour front in Marsaxlokk. Superb staff, prompt and attentive. Good food, simple and well prepared. Astounding value.

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, fresh fish, kind personnel and great prices! Third time here, satisfied as always! Mix of fishes and Fritto misto are a must!

Thank micheclb28
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

I went for lunch and was not disappointed. Had the fritto misto (fried fish and sea food), pasta with sea urchins and local fish (lampuki fillets) and octopus in garlic. The food was gorgeous and the staff very friendly (3 sisters). It was a fun...More

Thank TheMaltaTraveller
Reviewed August 18, 2015

Once the restaurants in marsaxlokk all used to be good for fish.... Now one has to really be careful which restaurant to chose. The spaghetti ai ricci was really bad and dry. The starters were not bad - fritto misto. However M'xlokk is a very...More

Thank Oandu
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Despite having made a booking in the morning which to be honest was very dubious as it was never written down and just quickly brushed off by the ladies (sisters?) we arrived at the requested time and there was no table. When we did get...More

2  Thank Kiltman
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Returning to Ta Frenc now is a "must" for us whenever we are in Malta. In the past we have tried to visit other towns and villages to sample their food but now, if we have been travelling around, we return to the village and...More

Thank epicure57_11
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Should you wish to enjoy a good meal in having fresh fish , it is a must to visit this restaurant which is value for money. The fish is caught by the husbands of the two sisters , The name of this restaurant is also...More

Thank Derek_M_Speranza
Reviewed July 9, 2015

The fishermen's village is sth to be experienced itself, allow some time for walk through the village; you will love the beautiful church, Maltese architecture with its marvelous balconies and doors, you will see a lot of Luzzus - all of them so colorful! The...More

Thank iachka
Reviewed June 30, 2015

We arrived not long after the restaurant had opened & sat outside. It is lovely to sit by the sea. However the whole outside area was very dirty, with lots of cigarette butts, food etc. on the ground.The staff were friendly, but a few times...More

Thank JenniMalta
Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

During a recent long break to Malta I had occasion to visit Marsaxlokk several times and from the choice of the many restaurants along the seafront, I always seem to end up at the Three Sisters as Ta Frenc is known locally. I visited alone...More

Thank Saturdaybubbles
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August 20, 2016|
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Response from epicure57_11 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a very good plate of mixed fish (locally caught) for €12. Having paid considerably more than that for burgers and salads in other restaurants I consider Ta Frenc very good value.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2765 6501
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