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Ix-Xatba Restaurant

15 Triq Il-Marfa, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH 9063, Malta
+356 2152 1753
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Triq Il-Marfa, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH 9063, Malta
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here a few times always had steak .. to me it was the best steak in Mellieha. . But the last 2 times iv been iv not enjoyed it.. the steak was soon small the sauce was lumpy with white lumps like the milk...More

Thank VellaCilia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the only restaurant near the beach with decent food. Quite good fresh fish and selection of wine.

Thank AS-nick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our last night in Malta. We had the steaks which were cooked to perfection. Very cosy setting, staff friendly. A bit pricey but worth going for a treat. Would recommend

Thank maireadmcl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good fresh seafood. Calamri was very good - not chewy. Very friendly staff. Wow come again. Close walk to Hotels.

Thank Passenger670866
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Due to the poor weather the resteraunt was very quiet. We walked in and were seated straight away. We opted to sit out side and it was comfortable due to the adequate cover provided. We had olives and octopus for starters. The octopus was in...More

Thank LinoSheffield
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as we have several times for a meal on our first night in Malta. It’s just round the corner from the apartments where we were staying. The atmosphere is homely and welcoming. It was very busy being a Sunday night but...More

Thank whoo11
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We were taken to this restaurant and told it was good. Was not disappointed. Cosy atmosphere and excellent service and traditional Maltese food was available. I had a vegetable soup for starter and for the main course; the best risotto I have ever tasted! Would...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

For past 3 years have holidays in mellieha and we always visit hear a few times. I never have anything but superb food generally I have steak Diane always tastes fab excellent service helpful friendly staff. Of course I will go back next year best...More

Thank AlisonSandaver
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place with kind hosts. We visited it four times during our holiday and we always eat perfect food especially the lamb was delicious.

Thank belenyesiz
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Like. a number of the previous reviewers, we are repeat visitors to Ix-Xatba and we are constantly pleased by the food and service offered here. Will return again and again.

Thank patandkaren2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Triq Il-Marfa, Mellieha, Island of Malta MLH 9063, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Mellieha
  • Phone Number: +356 2152 1753
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