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CapoTavola - Il Gusto nell'Arte

16 Triq IX-Xatt, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 2110, Malta
+356 2753 0027
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (7 reviews)
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16 Triq IX-Xatt, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 2110, Malta
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We walked there for half an hour because of the reviews and arrived at 9:50pm even though the Facebook page states it's open till 12 we were told that the kitchen is already closed... if you can't state your opening hours properly better don't advertise...More

Thank Fenox
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A family-run restaurant specialising in fish, offering novel dishes of fish or sea food, which is always day-fresh. Has a few al fresco tables in the best part of Marsaskala, and in the two times I have been to the place I have always vowed...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We almost missed this place. It wasn't open every night, even in the peak of August. It's also a pretty unassuming place to look at - looks more like a casual cafe but its food is of a far higher standard. The past is homemade...More

Thank Yorkshire_Type
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I have ordered a day menu and it was pretty nice, tuna salad and fish cakes as a main course. The food was rich in taste and in addition they serve it with 2 side dishes( fried potatoes and vegetables). Before the meal we even...More

Thank AnnSolod
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This little family run restaurant has become the favorite haunt of quite a few locals who enjoy excellent Italian food and a treat for tourists who want to experience the exquisite cooking. Well recently, Giuseppe, who up till a few weeks ago was manning the...More

Thank charlotcassar
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Went again, this time with my family, we took the home made pasta, which was really genuine and sauce was fantastic too....took the salmon which tasted incredible...Giuseppe and his father are truly amazing hosts, will definitely go there again, never dissappointed so far.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing food. Love the staff, they are proper Italian and know exactly how to make you feel welcome and how to get the taste out of the food:-)

Thank annsophie5
giovanni c, Proprietario at CapoTavola - Il Gusto nell'Arte, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2016
Google Translation

Vi ringraziamo e vi aspettiamo ...cordiali saluti

Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I went father day and I older Salmon ,and pasta.Salmon is burnet pasta no comment ever back again ,is no restaurant at all !! Last one restaurant in the list in Malta to goMore

1  Thank Buongiornoo
giovanni c, Proprietario at CapoTavola - Il Gusto nell'Arte, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016
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Dopo le mie indagini non e bello dal mio ex chef scrivere recensioni non buone sul mio ristorante e devi...More

Reviewed 21 June 2016

On the occasion of Father's Day, last Sunday my wife and I, accompanied by our daughter, decided to have lunch at the Capo Tavola, where we got to know that the new chef is Giuseppe, the son of the patron. We shared an excellent dish...More

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Stumbled across this whilst my sister and I were looking for somewhere to eat along the promenade and we chose this simply because we heard the waiter speaking Italian....lovely friendly service by this family-run restaurant...my fresh pasta with mussels was yummy and my sister had...More

Thank Zederiah
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
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Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Triq IX-Xatt, Marsascala, Island of Malta MSK 2110, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsascala
  • Phone Number: +356 2753 0027
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CapoTavola - Il Gusto nell’Arte is a RistoGallery nestled in the picturesque bay of Marsaskala, created to celebrate that passionate duo; food and art.True tastes of finest Italian cuisine and a careful selection of regional wines are to be enjoyed against a backdrop of local artists work. The room settings and decor at CapoTavola lend graciously towards the artists work providing the perfect environment for holding exhibitions.Live music will be accompanying the duo of passions from time to time to create a triumvirate of the senses.Capotavola also has a private dining room for hosting those special occasions and celebrations.
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