When you name Marsaxlokk with locals, the automatic answer is the sunny fishing village of Malta.

Hence why Marsaxlokk restaurants offer the best seafood around the country.

Adjacent to Marsaskala and Brizebbuga in the south of Malta, Marsaxlokk is a popular tourist destination in the summer due to its heat.

However, in winter its also known for the peaceful walks around the coast and nightlife that will lead you to enjoy it.

Marsaxlokk grew a reputation of being the capital fishing village as it has the largest fishing harbor around the country.

In fact, a big percentage of the fishing industry comes from this place, which can also be confirmed with the high amount of traditional Maltese boats you find.

Fish is sold in the fish market in Marsa but also sold directly on Sundays in the popular Sunday Fish market of Marsaxlokk.

This doesn’t stop restaurants to offer customers another type of cuisines to the consumers and in this article, we will give you an exhaustive list of Marsaxlokk Restaurants you should definitely visit.


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Terrone built a team to put its focus on enhancing and protecting the local heritage and identity when it comes to food.

Throughout the years, they built a reputation for being the forefront of Marsaxlokk Restaurants when it comes to seafood.

This reputation has been built due to their effect to provide an outstanding meal with quality and fresh ingredients.

While the menu contains some of the best seafood in Malta, they also boast a selection of fine Mediterranean dishes together with quality wine.

Terrone’s hunger to provide the best and freshest ingredients can be seen from the seasonal changes the menu endures.

From Monday to Friday the restaurant is open from noon till 4 pm and reopens from 5.30pm till 9.30pm.

Saturday opens with extended hours from 9 in the morning till 4 pm while it reopens in 5.30pm and closes at 10 pm. Sunday is open like it is during the week but closes 30 mins earlier at 9 pm.

Terrone is quite popular with local people, so make sure you click here to book a table at one of the best seafood restaurants in Malta.


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Tartarun is one of the many Marsaxlokk restaurants found in the famous shore of the south sunny village.

In English, Tartarun is a traditional fishing net which is popular amongst fishermen in Malta due to its capabilities.

And this restaurant tends to take these capabilities to offer the clientele a pure and fresh meal made up of exquisite fish.

The rustic style of the restaurant can be identified from ashore with a lot of wood shown, with a style of modern finish to give the customers the complete atmosphere.

Tartarun opens from Tuesday to Sunday, from 12 pm till 3 pm with evenings open from 7:30 pm till 10 pm. Sunday is open only in the afternoon.

Being a fluent place with locals from Marsaxlokk and other localities in Malta, Click Here to book now and make sure you have your table reserved.

La Capanna

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La Capanna is found in Marsaxlokk near the shore as part of an exclusive club of Marsaxlokk restaurants.

This restaurant prides themselves at offering the fruits of the sea together with the best ingredients one can ask.

At La Capanna, you can enjoy some of the finest seafood in Malta together with the selection of good quality wine.

The staff and chefs at La Capanna practice a unique style of cuisine that explores multiple types of fish around Marsaxlokk.

What makes La Capanna famous with locals is the fact that the restaurant is family run which sits in the seafront of the Village.

The restaurant opens from Tuesday to Sunday from 11:30 am till 2:30 pm and 7pm till 11 pm.

Capo Mulini

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While Capo Mulini has a big tradition amongst other Marsaxlokk restaurants, the restaurant has recently undergone a refurbishment to meet the new standards for modern design.

Known for the white surrounding and mahogany tables, Capo Mulini now also offers an open kitchen experience so people can appreciate their new equipment to meet efficiency in the meals.

With Marsaxlokk being the perfect destination for seafood, Capo Mulini can be the automatic choice once tried for pizza.

The menu includes a selection of prime beef steaks, chicken and other Mediterranean food.

The kitchen staff led by Chef Matthew Zammit D’Amato and restaurant manager Chris Brincat.

Together they work to provide the perfect experience to the esteemed clientele.

Capo Mulini opens every day from 11.30 am till 3 pm and 6.30pm till 10.30pm.

Being one of the providers of one of the best pizza in Malta, it’s an experience not to be missed.

Click here to book a table at this delicious restaurant near the Marsaxlokk Shore.

Giardino Mediterraneo

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Giardino has a special aspect to their Marsaxlokk restaurant due to the fact they have 3 pizza world champions running it.

Their aim is to teach and train pizzaioli to deliver the perfect Giardino pizza. They are also known for fundraising events and fun days.

Giardino doesn’t also have the reputation of having one of the best pizza in Malta but also known for their giving back to the people.

The restaurant opens at 8 am and Closes at 11.30pm making it one of the most flexible Marsaxlokk Restaurants.


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Marsaxlokk is home to traditional restaurants however, they are also home to one that raised the bar when it comes to technology in a restaurant.

iPlace opened in 2010 and is the most technologically advanced restaurant in Malta thanks to their techy environment.

Technology aside, iPlace is also known for the portions and quality offered for the price paid when compared to other Marsaxlokk Restaurants.

The restaurant is made up of a 52 inch LED which can be seen from all restaurant while there are 7 booths where each has a personal tv screen.

Their menu includes one of the best pizza in Malta, however, their menu is also different. Imagine, having an iPad to watch the menu while also you can keep it to browse the internet from the restaurant.

Technology continues in the kitchen as the chefs can make use of hi-tech to aid them in their organization and cooking.

Found in Wilga Street, in front of the beautiful sea to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Marsaxlokk, iPlace has also won 3 awards.

Haber 16

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Sometimes you associate Mediterranean food with Italian. You can’t be blamed as the Italian Cuisine is amongst the best in the world.

Its pasta and pizza are just too much to say no to wonderful dining. It’s even worse at Haber 16.

Offering some of the best pasta in Malta, Haber 16 effectuate the restaurant with Italian old school with green being basil, white mozzarella and tomato sauce is the red.

With the menu boasting all the food you would expect from a Mediterranean restaurant, Haber 16 also has an elegant style indoor with the views of spectacular Maltese boats.

Whilst the restaurant doesn’t open on Mondays, Haber 16 is open during the rest of the week from 11 am till 15 pm for lunch and 18 pm till 22.30pm for dinner.

Click here to book a table at this fine art which makes it as one of the best of the Marsaxlokk restaurants.

Filippo Italian Restaurant

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Filippo Vasta’s seafront restaurant is where you need to go for your fix of Italian cuisine, but of course, it wouldn’t be a Marsaxlokk restaurant without some good old seafood.

Filippo restaurant is one of the Marsaxlokk restaurants that offers a delight of Italian cuisine. While the menu is full of delicious seafood and Mediterranean dishes, what sets them apart is the pasta.

Their pasta is easily one of the best pasta in Malta, and it contains the freshest ingredients in the market.

Filippo opens from Tuesday to Sunday from 10:30 am to 3 pm while it reopens at 6 until 10:30 pm.

T’Anna Mari Restuarant

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Situated in the shore of Marsaxlokk like many other Marsaxlokk Restaurants, T’ Anna Mari offers some delicious Sicilian plates including the famous Italian Pasta.

Run by Salvatore, the dishes are also created by him. The dishes are full of quality and the ingredients are always fresh.

T’Anna Mari’s reputation can be confirmed with the fact that they also have a restaurant in the Valletta Market.

While on Tuesday’s the restaurant is only open from 7 pm till 11 pm the rest of the week you can enjoy your time there from 12 pm till 3 pm and 7 till 11 pm.,

La Reggia

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La Reggia restaurant can be found near the beautiful shore of Marsaxlokk. The restaurant is the perfect place for traditional food and appreciates the tradition of Maltese boats by the shore.

Making a name of one of the finest, La Reggia is one of the new Marsaxlokk restaurants that offers Mediterranean food.

The service and the architecture of La Reggia are all efforts to make your experience anything but mundane.

While the menu boasts of some mouthwatering Mediterranean dishes, the restaurant also offers some quality list of wines and other drinks.1

The Restaurant is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 12 pm to 16 pm and reopens from 7 pm till 11 pm. While Sunday opens only from 12 pm to 16 pm.

Being one of the main Marsaxlokk Restaurants, the restaurant may be full. Don’t get disappointed and click here to book a table at La Reggia Restaurant in Marsaxlokk.


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By now you might have realised the main street of Mediterrenean cuisine is just near the shore to enjoy the views.

Il-Bukkett is no less than the other Marsaxlokk Restaurants. While il-Bukkett is known for the fresh fish, they are also specialists in the Mediterranean cuisine.

With an affordable yet exquisite menu of dishes. You just can’t go wrong with a glass of local wine on the menu.

The restuarant is open from Monday to Sunday from 10:30am till 3:30pm while only on Sunday and Wednesday is not open on 18:00pm till 10:30pm.


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Carrubia is not only synonymous with tourists but also very popular with locals. Carrubia has grown a reputation for its exquisite Mediterranean menu.

What’s better than having a glass of wine, eating your favorite dish together with breathing clean air from the shore?

At Carrubia that’s all possible. At a cheap price too, when compared with other Marsaxlokk restaurants.

You can pick that famous Carrubba Pizza or that mouthful Pasta, or any other Mediterranean dish. It’s going to be worth your money and time.

The restaurant is open every day from 9.30 am to 10 pm.

Tex Mex South

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Tex Mex grew a reputation in Malta after opening their first restaurant in Sliema. Known for the cocktails and mouthwatering steak menu offered.

It’s menu offers main courses that will surely leave you full. Tex Mex also offers group platters and small platters for large or small groups.

The Marsaxlokk restaurant also comes with a stage for live performances during Sunday or other days on the weeks.

While the restaurant is American, it will give you a traditional and modern vibe too. The architecture in place is second to none.

Tex Mex South may be the latest of the Marsaxlokk Restaurants but it’s definitely growing in reputation.

The restaurant is open every day from 12 pm till 11 pm.


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Roots is a family run restaurant in the Seafront of Marsaxlokk, The restaurant is known for the delicious meat which comes in a restaurant with European style theme.

While the meat is their specialty, Roots offer other cuisines in the menu especially their delicious Mediterranean dishes.

The service is very friendly and the wine together with the steak is a must order for a perfect meal in front of the sea.

The restaurant can be found near the other Marsaxlokk restaurants at the seashore of the village to entertain clients with beautiful views.

Roots are open from Tuesday to Sunday from 11 am till 3 pm and then reopens from 7 pm till 10:30 pm.

Mister Wok

Mister Wok comes with a difference in the menu from other Marsaxlokk Restaurants. Asian cuisine.

Being one of the few restaurants that offer traditional Asian cuisine to the esteemed clientele in the south, The restaurant grew in reputation in a small time.

While the dishes are purely Asian recipes, Mister Wok also offers a healthy menu selection.

Not to mention, the delicious selection of Local and International wines to complete your meal.

This Asian experience is open every day from 7 pm till 11 pm with Saturday closing at 10:30 pm.

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Now you are ready to go on your conquest to find the perfect from an exclusive club of Marsaxlokk restaurants.

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