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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 good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“octopus” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (36 reviews)
“fresh fish” (21 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 4 days ago via mobile

We went there to enjoy our last evening in Malta, hoping to have great sea food dinner... since someone told they have the best calmari in Malta. We ordered traditional sea food soup and sea food plater (octopus, squids, mussels, shrimps) Soup arrived watery and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Keilachita
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a nice restaurant in marsaxlock, Malta, specializing in fresh fish and seafood. Both food and service are good. Food is well prepared.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Very delicious genuine food. Served by very friendly owners. Had mixed seafood platter and lampuki and spaghetti octopus and lemon cheese cake. All were delicious. Hughly recommended

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 876marlenem
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant really fed up as it was pouring with rain and were so surprised with the fantastic food we immediately cheered up (until we left again facing the torrential rain). If you like fish this is the place to come ... seafood...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul C
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for the positive feedback , which we work hard to get. Comments like yours makes it more worthit , thanks for your visit

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited this place as they had a full house, and so we thought the food must be good. I had the pasta with salmon filling and my husband a course with chicken. The pasta was in abundance compared to the filling...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank niiluuu
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Low quality food when compared to what is advertised. Should never be recommended in a guide book. Food lacked salt (fish soup) and some was undercooked (mussels). Prawns are in fact shrimp. Big portions are a positive aspect as well as quick service. Nonethess, we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ReginaC3012
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Was here for an enjoyable birthday dinner with friends, we had a nice table. Two of us ordered a lobster to share. The lobster was extremely tasteless, not to mention that it was far from fresh, and also very hard and chewy. We obviously complained...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank KMicallef
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We took a sail to Marsaxlokk from Sliema on a Sunday. Great sail to a beautiful little fishing village with wall to wall restaurants. We were fortunate to choose Ir-Rizzu as we experienced an absolutely stunning lunch all served by an extremely hard working staff....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mchasti7
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback , really appreciate there are people like you who understand the hard work we do , hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We go there every thing was over cocked..and one of the fish was not fresh it cost as 58euros (cappullaz) and goes to the rabish fron the table..not recomandedMore

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank David D
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

You where asked 3 times if everything was good and you said that it was! Plus the fish was shown to you and we told you the price before we cooked it and you said it was good!! If you did not enjoyed it you...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is one of the very first fish restaurants in Marsaxlokk, a fishing village in the south of Malta. It has been refurbished not many years ago. It has an open kitchen which says a lot about any restaurant. The ambient is pleasant. The service...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank D0lceVitA
irrizzu, Public Relations Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for such a nice review. Hope to see you again in the future. Regards Ir Rizzu Managment

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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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