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Ta' Pennellu

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Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 9730
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were welcomed very friendly, were offered an appetizer. We chose the chefs special of the day. As we were with four he didn't have enough fish to offer us all the same fish. The food was tasty but the portion rather small and my sons of 15 and 16 were still hungry when we left. A pity. In short,... More 

Thank Bregt8
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We have been there to celebrate and the food was to die for. The service was very good. Price wise ok. Will visit again

Thank Ckejkn
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I took a daytrip to Gozo and hopped the bus that toured many sights. I had read about Marsalforn and got off there. As I walked along the shore I noted this restaurant and decided to get a table. Homemade pasta to die for...good bread...a nice sparkling wine and a view of the sea and village. The village is small,... More 

Thank takeoffitaly
Island of Malta, Malta
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Friendly ambience and excellent service. The highlight however was the choice of fresh, non-farmed fish and the personal recommendations of the Chef Patron who truly knows his food. His suggestions showed he not only knows how to choose, prepare and present his food but he oversaw that we had an unforgettable dining experience. Top choice wines, the seafood platter was... More 

Thank jvsaliba
Vancouver Island, Canada
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172 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We ate here night after night. Everything on the menu was good. The service was excellent. The location superb. This is a great place to stop and eat.

Thank Jovan_10
Marsaxlokk, Malta
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I ve been to this restaurant for the first time and surely I'll go again! As it was a bit late we only had main course. I had rack of lamb which was recommended by the chef. Honestly, best ever lamb I had. All food was good and reasonable prices!

Thank wizugugu
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had dinner at Ta' Pennellu and the food is excellent. We ordered a fillet, very well cooked as requested and filled calamari were good and presented very nicely on plate. Staff very friendly and reasonably priced. Situated in a beautiful relaxing location. Well worth a visit.

Thank Vincienne A
Island of Gozo, Malta
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great steaks. Always a fresh fish selection available.Nice menu. Good food well prepared. Good wine list. Good service. Great view.

Thank Blue2210
Island of Gozo, Malta
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We wanted just a simple plate of pasta and a glass of wine. Wow, the pasta was freshly home-made and my calamari and zucchini sauce just great. Complimentary bruschetta to start, wine and water, the bill for 2 came to less than €20!

Thank Mumchar
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great spot amongst the busy restaurants on the promenade. But the stand out is the mussels! We had the best spread for lunch of a few starters, mussels, parma ham and melon and squid. The local malteste bread with oil/vin was fabulous. Again, get the mussels!

Thank thesetwoeyes1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Street, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 9730

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