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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • 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 2 days ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant for the third time this week as we also done last September. The food is superb & the staff are excellent especially the warm welcome from Michelle & Sarhra. 😁😁

Thank carollittle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visiting this restaurant, we came here last Nov for my Birthday, and now I’ve been able to bring my Partner for his Birthday. The staff are amazing, the food is freshly prepared and tastes great. Thank you for making Carl’s Birthday so special...More

Thank DebraNAndrews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional Maltese restaurant with very friendly staff! The food is pure, honest and very tasteful! We will definitely come back here!

Thank nicolas d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal here with my wife last week. Food and wine were stunning. I had sea bass for mains and it was cooked to perfection! Had prawns for starter again cooked to perfection portion was a bit small for the price but amazing flavours!...More

Thank Phillyandlals
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner. The restaurant is bigger than it looks from the outside but still not large. Tables outside are probably better for people like me who are deaf as the restaurant sits beside the main road. We shared a seafood platter. For those...More

Thank Alwyn42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service is good food is great and never changed quality in 25 yrs, Chef is a great cook and amazing dishes, serving staff are so friendly you don't feel like leaving, great place for small function, romantic dinner or dinner with the family, whether...More

Thank Royston V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice restaurant with good service. Limited with good menu. We got clams and duck , - and both dishes were good. One of their cheapest red wines La Valetta was a good buy. We will be back, sure.

Thank Ivan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an excellent experience - so much so, that we went back three times. Traditional food, very well cooked with excellent service and a relaxed ambience. Extremely good & friendly staff, nothing was any bother to them. I have never done a review before,...More

1  Thank Patrick B
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Friendly Service. Nice atmosphere and Music. They offered me a combination which was not on the menu with a taste of different specialties. Highly recommended!

Thank Nuni_Bone
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Great place with nice food and really good service. It is nice place easy to find. You can take a bus to there. No need for reservation. The seafood is great!

Thank congying X
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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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