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Tartarun Fish Restaurant

29 Xatt is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
+356 2165 8089
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prawn carpaccio” (33 reviews)
“fish” (165 reviews)
“pasta” (36 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
29 Xatt is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Each and every time I visit this place, I am never disappointed. Great food and atmosphere and everyone's got a smile on their face :D.

Thank John E
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Without question this is THE BEST fish restaurant in Malta. Hands down. Period. I have been eating regularly at this restaurant for over 10 years now and the quality of food and cooking is consistently of the highest level. It really doesn’t get any better...More

Thank Stephen_galea
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Over priced 4 king prawns he charged 88 euro as a starter .Just 4 Prawns on a plate.my father took my children for lunch and when the bill came he didn't noticed the price of the king prawnsk . The bill for 4 came 202...More

Thank Robert S
s_schiavone, Owner at Tartarun Fish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Dear Sir, thank you for putting this to our attention. It is immediately clear that this is a bill error were our system multiplied the price of what should have been €22 for 4 prawns that weight 0.232grams. We charge, as is stated on the...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

I had wanted to try this restaurant for a while now and we were lucky enough to get a table. It was very good indeed - we tried a selection of starters and I had sea bass for a main. All very tasty, a good...More

Thank retro46
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Both food and service were perfect. We had lobster / pasta /fish + a variety of starters (photos attached). Whole experience was satisfactory. Hosts were very welcoming and helpful. Catch of the day recommended.

Thank CGauci5
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Both food and service were always excellent. I highly recommended this restaurant for those who love fish.

Thank Donnalisa C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch, or so we thought. The main waitress didnt show us to our table, instead she just pointed towards a direction. So we took a table, but instead the main waitress directed us to another without explanation. While sitting at our...More

Thank Sen C
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Had Sunday lunch with family. Coming from Greece, our fish-sea- food bar is very high.This lunch was the best by far in Malta. Had among others super fresh grilled calamari ,excellent shrimp carpaccio, and a large sea bass perfectly grilled. Our full full lunch with...More

Thank NIONIOSAthens
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Amazing starters with seafood and fish for mains. Fresh from the local market. I loved the food and would go again. Atmosphere is nice and calm. Decor is okayish, nothing out of the ordinary, but that's fine. Went with friends and we all enjoyed every...More

Thank clareazz2014
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Certainly one of the best in Malta. They know how to cook very fresh fish and to serve their customers. We had a huge risotto with shrimps to start and three small interesting fish hamburgers, Then Excellent grilled swordfish, and meager fish. Meursault white wine....More

Thank jmLondon845
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2017|
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Response from Keith781 |
My impression was that families are welcome.
5 November 2015|
Response from Giao Chau N | Reviewed this property |
Answer to Willstain's comment in quotes "Why would you want to eat before midday? Why then did you talk about sandwiches in a first class restaurant? I know this restaurant and I think that you have been disingenuous in your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Xatt is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 8089
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