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10 Victory Square, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 7230
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (26 reviews)
“pasta” (48 reviews)
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
10 Victory Square, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Oleander is a small and cosy restaurant on the Xhagra town square. The food was traditional Maltese and very good. It was the off season and the staff had plenty of time to make us welcome and talk about the history of Gozo. A...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got bored looking at same menu choice in every restaurant then by chance happened upon Oleanders, what a refreshing choice from same ole' same ole', Seafood and pasta with blanco sauce not tomato, wife had garlic mushrooms- both fresh and big portions for starter, I...More

1  Thank Luckysoulradio H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had not been to Oleander for many many years. We decided to stop there for lunch on our last afternoon of a weekend in Gozo as we drove past and a parking space right opposite presented itself to us. It was early so we...More

Thank lavukat
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here one evening and expected it to be quiet as other restaurants in the area had been. We were wrong, it was full inside so we sat outside. It was just about warm enough, they did offer us an inside table once it...More

Thank Eparsons04
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had a table on the terrace in front of the restaurant. Food was good with a good range on the menu. Staff were ok, but slightly disappointed to be served with pasta which was nicely cooked but not really hot enough and had to...More

Thank Euroamer1000
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had dinner and cocktails. We all thought our meal was sublime , we had tuna tagliatelle special, steak, lamb rack, and chicken. Staff were very attentive, superb service. Would have been 5/5 but deserts, although nice enough ,weren't up to outstanding standard of the...More

Thank trigi
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The food was really excellent. Similar dishes to other places around Malta, but generally superior quality. Prominent location, leisurely service (If you are in a rush, not a good option).

Thank Lee j
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a Wednesday evening during our stay in town. We found the service to be excellent - a really nicely attentive manner without being overbearing. For a family meal the selection was perfect and the staff talked to us all including...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

As stated in the title, the host is such a pleasant person that I felt welcome immediately when I asked for a table. Very efficient staff, very well organised, excellent food, a nice selection of wines, and notwithstanding we were seated in the piazza the...More

Thank anto1756
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Lovely setting on the village square the staff were knowledgeable and friendly and the food was great it is so good to visit a country where rabbit is on the menu such an underated meat.

Thank David P
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12 March 2017|
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Response from Harrygrayballs | Reviewed this property |
Mario was very well when I saw him last August. He took Oleander back from Daniel as you probably know and his nephew runs it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Victory Square, Xaghra, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Xaghra
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 7230
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