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Ta' Mattew

Xatt Is Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
+356 2165 1768
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“mussels” (4 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Xatt Is Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On recommendation of my daughters friend, we visited Ta Mattew, a lovely family run restaurant with super fresh seafood , the menu is somewhat minimalistic but very tasty. We changed our mind on the starter and took the pasta Vongole , best decision, it was...More

Thank Martine C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at a bunch of the outdoor restaurants along the front and this was the best. Beautifully cooked fish with nice lightly crisped skin, sea fresh mussels (not frozen) and hand battered calamari (not packet). Such a high quality of service from the small...More

1  Thank critiqualKent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in marsaxlokk for three days and ate several times at ta‘mattew. The restaurant is run by a lovely family from marsaxlokk, with tables on the seaside terrasse. The mussels, prawns and fish are all very fresh and delicous, we recommend the vongole pasta!...More

1  Thank Florian H
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Having read about the Sunday fish market and the wonderful fish restaurants in Marsaxlokk we decided to go there for a Sunday treat. After all, there won’t be many people there on a Sunday in March, will there? There are times when I’m stupid and...More

1  Thank NorrisHatter
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Fantastic quality and service, and great price. Lovely family run place overlooking Marsaxlokk fishing boats.

Thank Ewelina12
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Fish rated one of best ever by my husband. My steak a good quality piece of meat and for once not overcooked! Family run with friendly staff.

Thank marioneh64
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We stopped by Ta’Matthew without looking it up, as everything in Marsaxlokk was packed on Sunday afternoon. Our waitress was very helpful and recommended the pasta with clams and it was awesome. We also tried the sea bream special, which was amazing. The fish was...More

Thank rebeccak757
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Best mussels in Marsaxlokk, the wounner (Joseph) is a very helpful / pleasant person. I strongly recommend here.

2  Thank Virgilio G
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This was the fourth restaurant we tried in Marsaxlokk due to the fact it had the highest review. Although the food was fine, we found that the high rating wasn't justified compared to other places. Restaurant & Hotel ratings for Malta tended to be inflated...More

Thank Dee-totaller
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here following good TA reviews. The place and the street were very busy because of St. Gregory feast taking place in Marsaxlokk ( 4th of April). Maybe we were just unlucky, but 2 out of 3 dishes were brought different vs. ordered...More

Thank PaulVilnius
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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17:00 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Xatt Is Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1301, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 1768
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