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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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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prawn carpaccio” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (55 reviews)
“pannacotta” (11 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 1 week ago

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

Thank Donnalisa C
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Restaurant was recommended by Ellul Wines & Spirits in Valletta - was real success and we really enjoyed it. Interesting sea food dishes accomanied by local (and not only) wine. Everything was fresh and had magic touch of chief. Plates were looking ant tasting very...More

Thank Gleb_Zhitomirsky
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Had fish carpaccio, black tagliatelle and a bottle of Donnafugata white there. Top place. Never fails!

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Returned and it is still perfect. Carpaccio of lampuka (local fish) superb. Marinated raw prawn also excellent. We took the royal seafood plate also excellent. The grilled local dishes were cooked to perfection. Good service. Booking mandatory specially for Sunday lunch. Decent wine selection

Thank SinedVincennes
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Tartarun for lunch on a weekday. The seafood was really fresh and incredibly well cooked. Desserts were excellent too. The wine list is also interesting. The service was also really good: I have a broken leg and they were nice in trying...More

Thank MediaRossaGhiacciata
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Found the place on trip advisor whilst looking for somewhere for lunch after swimming in St Peters Pool nearby. Stopped in for lunch and was really pleased I did. It was delicious. I had the Prawn Cappacio and the Cured Seabass Bruschetta to start, both...More

Thank Dan D
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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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