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Matthew's Restaurant

65 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
+356 2165 3714
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (16 reviews)
“fish” (32 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
65 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I know a fish restaurant and really good but our favourite is bacon, egg & chips which is just like homemade. An excellent place when colder months arrive as very cosy inside. Nice owners.

Thank bedoboy
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We had Lampuki (Maltese fish) and Fritto misto di mare with Maltese white wine. Everything was excellent and really tasty. Far away from those 'rubber shrimps' you can get in some other restaurants. All this at a very affordable price! Our best eating experience during...More

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We wandered into this fishing village mid-day which is the worst time to find any restaurant open. They all open for lunch and then they close until dinner. If you stroll in between 3-6pm, it's a struggle to find a good place to eat. We...More

Thank Mea37
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

In few words.... Do not try.... Not even for fun... We ate after 1hour and a half waiting, the place is very dirty the staff doesnt worry about clients, maybe they would prefer to watch a football game instead of serving you, the food?? You...More

Thank rospius
Reviewed 22 October 2017

A beautiful atmosphere , beautiful view to the bay and harbor ! Good service, excellent food, many seafood specialities from fresh fish and squid, etc. Good vines as well! It was so good that during our short stay we returned twice!

Thank George P
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My family brought our extended family to this restaurant because we wanted to treat them to authentic and good Maltese food, and boy was that a disappointment. First off, the food took over 45 minutes to arrive (because by then I stopped checking the time),...More

Thank Faye S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Hi Guys It was the last evening I have spend with my partner at the south of Malta before our flight next morning. After long day we went for the walk around this beautiful town and port where the the original boats are made. After...More

Thank Jerzynalon
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic. Tasty dishes and courteous staff. Recommended. Thanks to all the staff at Matthew's bar and restaurant.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Best mussels I've ever had. Cooked to perfection! Well done to the chef! Lovely dinner by the sea in M'Xlokk

1  Thank Chantelle M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Went there with my wife at 14.50hrs for a drink, and we were told that in order to have a drink we must order food. Absolutely rediculous. Won't be visiring again.

Thank Anthony I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 3714
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