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Il Gabbiano

St. Mary Street, Marsalforn, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1325, Malta
+356 2155 4040
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tartlet” (6 reviews)
“lemon sorbet” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
St. Mary Street, Marsalforn, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1325, Malta
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate here on our first night and it spoilt us for the rest of our holiday. The setting is wonderful - perched on the rocks, you're practically on the sea edge and the views over the bay of Marsalfor are magnificent! I had the...More

Thank Anyanka00
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We have visited this restaurant several times recently and it is fast becoming one of our favourite on the island of Gozo. The food is always excellent, well prepared, cooked to our liking and presented perfectly. Service is particularly good, polite and efficient. The location...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had a lovely table for 4 right on the waters edge. The food was superb and the service from Roseanne and her staff was exceptional. We’ve been there before and always received the best service possible. We have been going to Gozo for many...More

Thank Jillian S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went there for a change since I i have visited most, if not all, restaurants in Marsalforn, Gozo in the last 6yrs. A friend and I order a calamari fritti as a starter, to share; my friend ordered pork meat and I ordered a grilled...More

5  Thank Nicolo O
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Just returned home from this so-called restaurant. It was quite empty when we came there and decided to have a drink first then order a food. We chose the table with cutlery because it was closer to the water edge, the waiter followed us to...More

1  Thank Erica A
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because it looked like a peaceful place with beautiful view. We ordered pasta and fish... the taste was not so great. The manager was sort of always around our table asking if everything is fine and annoying us, pouring water...More

1  Thank Beatebrenn
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A great new experience choice-wise left in the hands of my friends and the restaurant suggestions that came out amazingly. Great sweet wine served before even the starter to be ordered at suggestion of the restaurant employee was a great appetite opener . Exquisite starters...More

Thank Radu G
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed great home made pasta with Lobster, fresh Fish and desert. Il Gabbiano is a nice cozy restaurant on the quiet side of the Marsalforn bay. We were sitting around 2-3m from the sea... We can only recommend it!

Thank iecur1313
Reviewed 1 October 2017

During our visit in Marsalforn we had dinner twice here because the seafood was some of the best we have experienced in Marsalforn. We have been at most of the other restaurants here, but this one is our favourite.

Thank Nicolaj Elias N
Reviewed 25 September 2017

There are a lot of restaurants right by the water in marsalforn, most of them are serve 95% the same menu. This one was original, generous, had more local options (first place I ate at that served Lampuki pie), and was also the best tasting...More

Thank Andrew N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Mary Street, Marsalforn, Marsalforn, Island of Gozo MFN 1325, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Marsalforn
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 4040
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