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Rising Sun

20 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
+356 2165 9072
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“octopus” (10 reviews)
“fish” (11 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European
20 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard from someone who grew up here that this is where she has her dad take her when she comes home. The wine was marginal(and we've had some great Malta wines), the food was just okay , and it felt not very clean.

Thank tmdsgy
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere. Family run makes you at ease. Fresh fish and sea food But next time I will try rabbit or horse meat. Will go again for sure.

Thank Ivan_Zurrieq
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Came in the restaurant because of TripAdvisor reviews. The service was average, not wow. The food was excellent and very tasty. We tried octopus, grouper, rabbit, swordfish and salads- all good. Did not try the pasta.

Thank gstavric
Reviewed June 7, 2018

This is a simple, no frills place by the seaside! The food was fresh and delicious, they offered "fresh catch of the day" (which changes daily) and an array of other seafood. We recommended the Tuna Salad (with fresh Tuna of course) and the Octopus/Squid...More

1  Thank Fabian_Michelle
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience. We ate tuna and it was delicious. The staff was very welcoming and friendly to us. We recommend for sure 😉

1  Thank Rita I
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Good home cooked food, good prices, limited selection but mainly caught fresh that day. A very nice place to stop for lunch

1  Thank PeterinUK
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Staff no friendly and soup have ant🐜 And Sunday lunch only have £25 set meal Even they apologize the soup and give me half price but I still feel bad 員工態度不好好像我欠她錢 只有一種套餐25歐元很貴 乾乾的麵包加上有螞蟻的湯 還有章魚義大利麵 雖然他們給我半價 但是我還是覺得生氣

Thank WanYuL10
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

The food is lovely. Nice staff. The Fresh fish, salad, pasta with octopus... The best local food in Malta

3  Thank Jon S
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

I have travelled to Malta on November of 2015 but i am writting my review now...I found the spesific restaurant after a guy on the port Nikos who is from our country and his Greek and he sells souvenirs reccommended us the Rising Sun Restaurant.This...More

3  Thank Elvis P
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Went to sit here with a group of 8 people. The staff was really kind and funny. They suprised us with delicious starters. The food was great too! Thank you.

1  Thank Aron H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 9072
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