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The Old Smuggler's Pub & Restaurant


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We run a small but elite rustic bar/pub and restaurant serving genuine never ending list of genuine single malts, whiskies, vodkas, beers and wines. Our dining area offers you a taste of Maltese typical home cooking, so nothing is prepared before you order your lunch or dinner. The establishment is family run and is open fro 11 am till 01 am daily so you can pop in any time.From coffee and tea to the finest brandies. Only the finest fresh ingredients are used including fresh egg based pasta, fresh beef fillet and USDA ribeye (400gms)If you are in a rush try our mouth savouring home baked rolls and wraps.
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Bar, Pub, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

We usually came here for our deco drinks after the dives. It's a cute little restaurant with a wide selection of food (traditional + pasta, pizza etc.). The servings are huge, I usually only had the small pizza and often trouble finishing it. The beer...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Grit A
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

I keep returning for what I think is one of the best chicken salads on the island. The place is nicely done up and the staff very friendly. The food takes a while to arrive as it is prepared on order, it is however well...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank TCalleja
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Generally I used to enjoy eating at this place, even though my pro-environment conscience used to prick me for this operator encroached on the public pavement (as so many others did at the time and hence). Yet the last time I patronised this restaurant (with...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

A great meal with friends. Welcoming staff and tasty food. Reasonable prices and varied menu. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank DArcher_68
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a small place that does great food. The burgers and pasta are very good. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank 503anyac
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Best place to get turnt Would recommend for a chill evening with some friends :) The service left much to be desired but the food is spectacular even though we didn't eat :)

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank martinaa095
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Simple things done well. Great staff, lovely location. Nothing fancy, but very well managed and the service was second to none. Only had lunch, but would be very happy to eat here anytime. Relaxed atmosphere, the staff here really make the place. Portions were generous...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank MonsieurleBlanc
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Excellent pasta, friendly staff -Ediana, Peter, Liza et al, reasonable prices even by Gozo standards, slightly elevated position overlooking harbour and still has the Sun in the evening when most of the bay is in shade. Great spot for people watching!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank LancashireHot
Reviewed May 30, 2017

delicious gluten free pasta meals and gluten free pizza available here, friendly staff reasonable prices look forward to returning next year

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank JenCat115
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Nice restaurant with good food and friendly service. Fillet Steak was to die for. Service very friendly if a little laid back, but hey, this is Gozo! Bonus - They have Guinness surger (but no draft).

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Niall M
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