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Roots Restaurant

67 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
+356 2165 3205
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (21 reviews)
“green salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Fusion, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
67 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with my friend today a bit randomly and we were lucky to get the last free table (hint:book ahead). The waiters were lovely and the food... Faultless. I had the octopus Carpaccio which was a pure delight, my friend took the special monkfish Carpaccio...More

Thank OLaurenceO
Reviewed 1 week ago

really good fresh fish and attentive, friendly service As tripadvisors No 2 is only indoor, we opted for Roots with their harbourside terrace

Thank dreperu2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here twice in the past few weeks and it is fast becoming one of my new favourite dining spots. First off the service is top notch. The staff are really friendly and explain the dishes in such a manner that they make it difficult...More

Thank Trevordg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with high quality, fresh seafood and tables outside. I recommend to go there on Sunday because you can explore weekly market with seafood and some charming souvenirs.

Thank Aleksandra N
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing, the service was excellent and the location is very beautiful near the water. The price is slightly higher than the rest of the restaurants in the area, but it is justified if we refer to the quality of the services it...More

Thank Aliss D
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The monkfish carpaccio and scallop pasta were great, good portions and very flavoursome. The calamari starter (actually baby squid) was amongst the best I've ever had. The seafood linguine was good but not amazing, it needed more white wine and garlic to make the pasta...More

Thank Izzysaunders
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We had dinner here, during our trip to Malta in August 2018. I would recommend the place - nice food, nice location by the sea, friendly staff. Good value for the money (compared to other Maltese restaurants)

Thank Alina N
Reviewed 27 August 2018

the food is very tasteful, the service and the staff very good too a big well done and the place is gorgeous

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We have diner here. Everything was pefect: the place very close to the sea, the staff: very polite and willing to help and the food that was really good, the fishes were very fresh and the pasta was delicious...the starters were almost perfects: really nice...More

Thank EMF1974
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Walking past Roots Restaurant in Marsaxlokk in July we decided to have lunch there, as the food coming out of their kitchen looked really yummy. My husband, cousin and self all decided to have the special of the day which consisted of fresh mussels, calamari,...More

Thank Theresa255100
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Questions & Answers
21 July 2018|
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Response from Robin W | Reviewed this property |
You have written one review on TripAdvisor and it is to slam this restaurant. Sounds like you have a personal grudge. No credibility.
14 December 2017|
Response from Daniela B | Property representative |
Hi, could you kindly private message us on our facebook page and I'll send you the menu :) Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1303, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 3205
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