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Seashell Fish & Chip Shop

Triq it Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2157 1751
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“mushy peas” (24 reviews)
“cod” (31 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (5 reviews)
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Fast food, European, British, Soups, Seafood
Triq it Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit seashells every time we are in Malta...it's now under new management..the quality of the food has stayed the same..the staff were sooooo friendly...I'd recommend you try it...keep it up .....

Thank Billy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Is a large portion of fish & chips very crunch. If you want mush peas you need to ask for special which is 50 cent more. The calamari portion is cheaper but isn’t tastefull and don’t have tartar sauce. It’s a very simple restaurant, good...More

1  Thank Lilian S
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Very warm welcome spotlessly clean , Excellent menu very reasonable pricing, Fish cooked perfectly in a light crispy batter,mushy peas with a hint of mint, Lovely cup of tea. Brian

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We were walking and then we see the small fish and chip shop. I think there are about only 5-6tables. So go to there early evening. Had mixed grill for 9euros - bacon, sausage, lamb and pork chop with crispy chips(good but quite small platter)...More

Thank Anita N
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This was one of the best meals eaten in Bugibba, excellent staff, food was very tasty and everything was perfect. Will definitely be visiting again!

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Ate here 5 times in our 2 weeks in Bugibba. Only a small cafe with 6 tables but full most nights. Also does a good trade in takeaways. Best fish and chips we've had for ages - fresh fish in a light crispy batter with...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Not too impressed with their fish and chips. Strange tasting cod and soggy batter. Certainly not as good as the last time I visited.

Thank Paulyoung47
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent fish and chips and southern fried chicken only a small shop but well worth a visit and very reasonably priced

Thank daddygoreski
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Just visited this restaurant we had mixed grill, cheese burgers and half a chicken. Excellent food and very good value for money!

Thank carole R
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing food at fantastic prices, unpretentious surroundings but superb food. A young chef with a real talent for seafood and local Maltese specialities. Ate there four times and couldn't fault any dish. Superb seafood pasta, fish soup and fish of the day. But also fantastic...More

Thank Craig A
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27 July 2016|
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Response from purple9amethyst | Reviewed this property |
Most restaurants and pubs recycle their used oil so I would say Seashells probably does too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq it Turisti, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 2157 1751
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