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Tartarun Fish Restaurant

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29 Xatt is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
+356 2165 8089
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:30
Tue - Sat 19:30 - 22:30
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Rochester, Minnesota
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I brought a group of people here for a mid-week lunch. Our main course of meagre was outstanding. I guessed it was quite fresh and the owner confirmed it had been caught earlier that morning. You could taste it. The mussel, clam and saffron veloute was also excellent. Dessert (chocolate marquise with raspberry sorbet) was a very nice way to... More 

Thank jdowner76
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Visited recently, since it had been recommended as first class for those who love fish - we were not disappointed . In particular the starter menu, it was amazing. The staff appreciated that my wife and I were not big eaters and adapted our choice of 'catch of the day' accordingly. It was an unforgettable eating experience.

Thank 44stuart
Manningtree, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Very interesting lunch menu. Very unusual combinations of classic and very inventive fish starter and main courses. Everything tasted fantastic. The staff helped you with your choice and they were totally professional

Thank Elizabeth C
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent cooking and excellent service. Well presented restaurant with air conditioning. Very popular with the Maltese.

Thank support88
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed in Marsaxlokk and had two excellent meals here. We chose meat, but the fish looked delicious as well - presented at your table before cooking! Twice cooked potatoes as a side dish were sublime. Comparatively a bit expensive, and don't visit if you're in a hurry, as the service was quite slow. Having said that, the staff were very... More 

Thank Steve B
Island of Malta
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Staff are on top of their game and the fish simply melts in your mouth. Whatever you eat there you're bound to love.

Thank Alana A
Boulder, CO
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299 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Classy and tasty. Cannot go wrong here. Attentive staff. A good selection of main dishes. All fish and seafood dishes were excellent. The dessert menu was awesome. Terrific creme brulee.

Thank elkabelka
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Oysters so fresh! Wonderful discrete professional service. This is my second visit and we will be back again and again.

Thank farrowbowden
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Definition of a job well done in d catering business. From service to food, everything is top-notch here and we're quite regulars and always extremely satisfied. My favourite dishes are d prawn carpaccio and their pasta with lobster. Also fish is very very fresh.

Thank Anna S
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The food at Tartarun is simply delicious! Apart from this, they have impeccable service thanks to their professional staff (including managers/owners). Recently, my mother took my grandma for a birthday lunch. Not only did was the meal mouth watering, but it was truly nice to see the staff (probably the owner) go out of her way to engage in conversation... More 

Thank jchi000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Seafood, European, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Xatt is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 8089

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