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Southport Villa and Gardens

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Xatt is Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 002, Malta
+356 2701 2600
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09:00 - 23:00
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Fgura
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

Was with a group of 3 other friends on a Monday evening around 7PM, and every other restaurant either hadn't opened yet, or did not serve pizza, which was what we wanted really. So we decided to try out Southport more of a "last resort" thing at first rather than because we had already been there. For the first time... More 

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Thank markfguri
Malta
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely afternoon spent with the family. I wouldn't change anything about the food or the friendly staff. However it took forever to be served food ....

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Thank MaltaMac
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having decided to go to Marsasxlokk for a lunch we sadly didn't go to our normal restaurant and instead visited Southport Villa. The service was reasonable although a bit slow - we ordered antipasto for a starter which was nice - traditional Maltese fare that was tasty and satisfying. We decided to go for fresh fish - after all being... More 

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Thank Geetee1976
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56 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointing lunch at this restaurant. Heavily overpriced and not much care into the food. In a few words...a 'tourist trap'.

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Thank Kringl
Tyne and Wear
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for a drink late evening as we knew this was a bar as well as a restaurant. The entrance was dirty with rubbish strewn outside. The bar was stacked with glasses and dishes, and whilst we appreciated that the staff were clearly busy in the restaurant, a customer is a customer and we felt like an inconvenience. The... More 

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Thank followyourheart
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a drink on a busy day when other places were saving tables for lunch customers, we had a friendly welcome and a great seat outside on the quayside. We then went back later for lunch which was good - the seafood linguine in particular. Service was a bit hit and miss though!

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Thank SeasideBecca
St Albans UK
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch, a lovely setting overlooking the harbour. Had Linguine de Mere which was full of Mussels Clams Calamari Octopus and one huge King Prawn. A must visit if on Marsaxlokk.

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Thank Steve B
Worcester, United Kingdom
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296 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Most harbourside restaurants were only serving full meals at lunchtime when we visited. Glad we called here as we only wanted a light bite. Pleasant staff and the toasted sandwiches were delicious and nicely presented.

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Thank WorcesterSource7
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The worst meal we have ever , and I mean ever , had served to us . The sea food was not fresh , some of the mussels hadn't opened the vegetables were shrivelled and been reheated . The staff were sullen and disinterested and this in a town noted for its sea food! We live in a fishing area... More 

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Thank thescores
Rushden, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We treated ourselves to the fish platter for two on our visit to Marsaxlokk, in the South of the island. It proved to be the perfect choice for us, and the taste and selection was perfect. The meal started with bruschetta, then came the seafood, served with potatoes and vegetables. We washed it down with beer and white wine, sitting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$34 - US$48
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Xatt is Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 002, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2701 2600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?