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Ir-Rizzu Restaurant

52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
+356 2165 1569
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (28 reviews)
“octopus” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
$$ - $$$
52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in this restaurant with out a reservation on a Saturday night. Not only where they helpful but we were offered the best service. Great family atmosphere, service was attentive and the food was Devine! We ordered clamari pan fried and octopus pan fried. The...More

Thank Nutreceptionist
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Good place run buy a local guy, good portions and nice food. Does not have the same views as some of the restaurants on the front but worth being a little bit back from the front for the quality.

Thank samuelepapi
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your visit

Reviewed 2 April 2017

The atmosphere at ir-Rizzu is always a pleasant one, you are always treated like one of the family. Very friendly staff and very clean

Thank Chelsea250293
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Starter of traditional prawn cakes was followed by a great seafood platter - as it was lunch we just shared one between two and found it more than adequate. Food was fresh and delicious, the wines very reasonable and the coffee was great too. Recommended.

1  Thank Tony C
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My host wanted to impress me with the local food. This is a very popular restaurant with local people, but, I can see now why many tourist's visit this place. Great service, great food - especially local, I wiill be back ! Thanks again for...More

Thank Neil03091947
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I booked a table at 8 in the morning for 1 pm .. we arrived at the restaurant and my table was taken so we had to wait till the other couple finishes.. we ordered the starter and the prawns were blacked and looked like...More

Thank Elysia A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The fish platter was something to admire and look at, but delicious also to eat. The fresh fish that we ordered was also truly delicious.

1  Thank Frederick C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Rip-off! Outside advertising: Fish shared for 2 for 28€ including wine. We ordered 2 (for 4 persons). They let us choose 2 fishes which (maybe) were prepared for us (maybe other fishes). Later they brought an additional tablet with some pieces of calamar and shells....More

2  Thank andmoos
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

You ordered fish for 4 and not the seafood platter listed on the advert, which is a total different thing, first you should learn how to read before going to a restaurant, Thanks

Reviewed 30 January 2017

If you feel like you want a realy good fish dish then it is a must. spacious restaurant which offers fresh fish all the time

Thank Mario S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

What a wonderful restaurant, and beautiful views to match, as it is positioned right on the waterfront. A table of 6 was no issue for the waiters and the serviceprovided was wonderful. The team at ir-rizzu are attentive, welcoming and friendly. This restaurant is a...More

Thank J G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 1569
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