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Il Fanal

24 Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2163 7312
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (7 reviews)
“take away” (12 reviews)
“kid's menu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Chinese, Pizza, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
24 Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very friendly and can cater for a variety of tastes as the menu offers pizza, burgers, pasta, Chinese food, meat dishes, fish, etc. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is usually very good and the prices are low although the...More

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Feeling lazy, we decided to try a takeaway from here. I'll be honest, I had very low expectations and I wasn't let down. The Peking Duck with pancakes etc was not Peking Duck just plain old roasted duck. Giant cucumber strips, raw ordinary onion slices...More

Thank Uniconst
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ordered PLAICE and FRENCH FRIES and forewent the salad. I received two pieces of thin breaded plaice and chips (not french fries). I ASKED FOR VINEGAR for the chips and GOT BALSAMIC. The meal was BELOW AVERAGE and not worth the 9.75 euros. A...More

Thank KshDi13
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a Chinese set menu. Food was discussing. Duck was very dry, beef taste like dirt, starter just prawn checkers. Terrible experience

Thank Sharlon M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We (my wife and two children and I) dined here on the first night of our holiday in Malta; having heard so much about the Maltese cuisine we were very much looking forward to it. My wife son and daughter ordered starters and these all...More

Thank omoakin2017
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Food was horrible!!!!! portion was big but without taste, my wife got pasta with wrong souce!!!! I don't recommend this place!!! Don't go there

Thank zajc3f
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The restaurant has a vast menu which will definitely accommodate different taste. In fact the menu includes pizza, starts, mains of fish and meat, and even Chinese cuisine. The price is reasonable and the portion is large. On the other hand, food is just average...More

Thank Valletta054
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

My husband is feeling SICK running back and forth from the toilet back to bed since last night and still this morning after a meal at this restaurant. I had an order of garlic prawn risotto which was a bowl of white boiled rice with...More

Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Found this restaurant on our first night , service was very good and the food was lovely , the menu is very big , so there's plenty to choose from , I can't imagine anyone not been able to find something they'd like

Thank Rachael N
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very busy restaurant, family oriented, good food, well portion also, vast menu. You can choose from mediteranean cuisine, fast food, pizzas and also Chinese. Moderate prices. Wifi available. Take away also available both for pizzas and Chinese .

Thank Allan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Salini Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala
  • Phone Number: +356 2163 7312
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