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Tal Familja Restaurant

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Triq il-Gardiel, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 1030, Malta
+356 2163 2161
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Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fantastic meal, taste and presentation was exceptional. Thoroughly recommended to anyone who wants to experience superb Maltese dishes.

Thank tess_tipping84
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Exceptional food during a weekday lunch. Ate the local specialty of Rabbit and was extremely pleased

Thank Dark_fires
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friend went in this restorants for a diner in Saturday , we was welcomed by a very friendly staff, we took a catch of a day fish. I took rockfish and my friend took Dot fish both of them was very nice and I will definitely go there again

Thank Alice M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Some friends told me about this restorant, so i decided to give it a try, i went there for a lunch and it was nice and lovely they got a realy nice paintings, but i have to say the food was out of this world i traveld to so many countries and i have to say never in my life... More 

Thank Jovan D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went at this restaurant for the very first time and i have to say it was first class in...ambience...lay out....service with a smile a specialy Daniela and Jovan...AND THE FOOD WAS TO DIE FOR !!!!!! 😆

Thank Theresa C
Balzan, Malta
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a family dinner at Tal-Familja last weekend, and it was amazing. Food was delicious, service was superb and the atmosphere was beautiful. Love the choice of starters and mains and (of course) the desserts! I had seabass carpaccio for starter and gamberoni as a main. Some family members opted for the meat plates, and they too were excellent. Will... More 

Thank cvgiordi
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I went for a diner with my friends in Tal-familia, we was welcomed by very friendly staff, we took pasta lobster wich was very nice I will definitely go there again.

Thank Hankleen C
Bradwell, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

had a table of ten and from starters to main we could not fault the food or service , waitress ( i believe her name is theresa ) was wonderful with us , she recommended the zeppoli as a sweet and they were amazing , i must add this was not our first visit and always had good meal and... More 

Thank mykibono
Island of Malta, Malta
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very nice Sunday lunch with our family to celebrate a birthday.Good food and lovely welcome. Thanks Therese for taking good care of us. Will be back!

Thank united2017
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing from start to finish They only bungled my pasta order as I requested linguini instead of spaghetti, however all 3 courses tasted sublime

Thank Gareth B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$43
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Gardiel, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 1030, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala
  • Phone Number: +356 2163 2161
The Restaurant is run by the family and a group of people who are passionate about their work, the food and the service we provide.We specialize in a wide variety of daily Fresh fish and Shellfish….Fresh Oysters, Oysters in Batter, Fresh Scallops, Fresh Cannellocci, Vangole, Prawns, King Prawns, Octopus, Calamari crudi, Calamari Fritti or grilled, White Bait, salted cod, Fresh Mussels, Sea Bass carpaccio, Prawn Carpaccio…..And those of you who do not like fish we have the best cut of Angus beef, Irish Beef and mouth watering T-Bone steaks…specialities are continuously changing weekly.The most important part of our business are you our customers.We treat you the way we wish to be treated ourselves, with respect and honesty.Here at the Tal-Familja Restaurant, we look at things from a different perspective...yours.’ We have been reviewed in the 'Defiantly good guide' Book every year….number of reviews on newspapers, awarded 5 star by Mona (Maltese Food Critic) and much more.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?