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Ta' Rikardu

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Triq il-Fosos, Victoria, Island of Gozo, Malta
+356 2155 5953
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Zejtun, Malta
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Ta' Rikardu many many years ago...so I had nostalgic memories of the place and the food there. On my return visit after so many years I have nixed feelings about the whole experience. The fully restored magnificent Cittadella is an amazing backdrop. The pace itself can also provides a great atmosphere. The food however was not really at... More 

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely salad platter served on the rooftop terrace reached by a spiral stone staircase. Great views across the rooftops of Victoria. Local craft beers. Difficult to improve upon.

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Thank John B
Swieqi, Malta
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting Rikardu's for over 30 years now and we have never been disappointed. Visiting with my wife and sons from London, we received a warm welcome as always making us feel at home. We were quick to order our traditional delicious platter, followed up with their perfectly cooked homemade ravioli and spaghetti bolognese. Almost forgot to mention... More 

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Ooty, India
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Simple tasty bread with traditional cheese,olives, tuna, capers, olive oil, tomatoes, and good cheer. The fish soup is also traditional and very delicious. CHeerful service even in rush hour.

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Thank NannaCar
Ljubljana
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Nice castle like interior is pretty much all that is exceptioonal about this place. The food is very mediocre, they dont have home made stuff as the advertice, but rather a cantina like quality of food. Service is somewhat chaotic. Menu has a few items, none of them typical Maltese. The food is cheap though, so you will get your... More 

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New York City, New York
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93 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

It's been years since I've been here but with fond memories made it back yesterday while visiting the magnificently restored Cittadella in Gozo. Rikardu now with a grown up family, hosts you as if a longtime friend. From the upper terrace of this very old Stone 'full of character must stop on your itinerary' restaurant, watch exquisite sunsets and views... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We had a lovely platter with salads and goats cheese, lots of bread & friendly service. Perfection in a fab setting.

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Thank Gorwydd
Avesta, Sweden
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I've red about this place in a Maltaguide and just had to try 😃 I'm glad I did👍🏼 We had a platter of cheese, tomatoes, onions and olives, sun-dried tomatoes. Add some bread and a glass of red wine and you're home 👌🏼🍷🍞🧀 The place itself had a big value for my ranking.

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Thank betyouare
Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

I chose to have lunch on the roof top but I was not warned that it was windy. Things kept flying about but the view was magnificent. I was told that I could eat inside and after a time I took up the effort. I had some of their Ravioli as a main course. I was told that there would... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Small menu focusing on local food, in good parts home grown/made ingredients. You must try the rabbit! Unfortunately we were too late for trying the goat, maybe another time...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq il-Fosos, Victoria, Island of Gozo, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 5953

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?