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Ximo Restaurant

26, Marina Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2163 3299
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (27 reviews)
“octopus” (20 reviews)
“sea bass” (16 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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26, Marina Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice meal and the service was very good. The swordfish was the best ever tasted and the sea bass excellent. Would recommend.

Thank shirl45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to give this place a try as we walked by and were pipped to the last large pavement table by seconds. We had to perch on a tiny table but just as our food arrived our hostess offered a vacated 4 seater which...More

Thank Uniconst
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great small resturant on the waters edge, food was very good, and staff were really pleasant and helpful. Particularly as we had a disabled child that they catered admiraly for. The Bruseca was good as small starter. My daughter enjoyed the Salmon Paste (she had...More

Thank orleyge
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Sandra was extremely helpful and patient with 3 australians and 1 brit viditing malta after local food. the fish was excellent and i imagine the other dishes equally good. brilliant location on the waterfront. can highly recommend.

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Helpful staff who could advise confidently about what I could eat despite having an allergy to milk. We went twice!

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We managed to get a table at 6:45 although the rest of them were reserved. The octopus spaghetti was very nice and my husband had the Mediterranean risotto which was also good, washed down with Maltees white wine (very nice). I would have like a...More

Thank KatieB220970
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Ximo is right in the middle of the waterfront, location is wonderful, dishes are local and simply amazing, wish we had more time to return for another meal. Book early as there is limited space.

Thank MALV7662
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Fresh fish, great local wine and friendly service on the waterfront. We visited 3 times and plan to return!

Thank Shonahm
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We have dined and Ximo's Restaurant on numerous occasions over the last few years and look forward to going back time and time again. They specialise in local fresh fish dishes which are always excellently prepared by Simon, the Chef proprietor. The service is always...More

Thank Chubbyreg42
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It is the kind of "Osteria"/local restaurant you want to have on your radar for a fish dinner in the area. We tried the spaghetti octopus which were delicious, soft and juicy, a real house special. Also the sea bass was fresh and the owner...More

Thank Liondream6
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Maria B
5 June 2017|
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Response from Ian L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Simon is still the chef, his sister runs the bar and often his dad appears in the evening. The food is as good as ever and the menu has been expanded. My wife's favourite restaurant on Malta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26, Marina Street, Marsascala, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala
  • Phone Number: +356 2163 3299
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