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Ir-Rizzu Restaurant

52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
+356 2165 1569
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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“seafood” (31 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
$$ - $$$
52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had visited this restaurant probably more than 20 years ago and at the time was not impressed at all. I went again to this place today and I failed to change my opinion of this place. The food is still mediocre and uninspired and I...More

Thank Louis S
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Louis , we are very sorry for leaving a not so good impression as we leave with hundreds of our new and lets say old clients.Our Fish Soup is loved by many clients who come especially to taste it week after week. About the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One Sunday we went to the Fisherman's Market, which is a great fun place to visit btw, and we were recommended Rizzu's Restaurant by someone at our hotel. So, we went! Although we were not too hungry, we did have two appetizers and a bottle...More

Thank sjeffrey04
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We wanted to try local fare so we were directed to this pretty fishing village. Many restaurants line the shore from where we could gaze out at the colourful fishing boats, with their eyes of Osiris gazing back. Free parking along the street (on non-market...More

Thank Kathy G
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks for visiting us and for your lovely comments

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Located on the south of the island this is a good place to have a bite. Or more. Just on the main road, opposite the sea and the open market. Free parking is available on the road and there are a few tables outside. The...More

Thank Grogoman
irrizzu, Manager at Ir-Rizzu Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks for your visit , it was a pleasure serving you.

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is not recommended. We picked it based on the Trip Advisor comments, it's unfortunate that we did not experience the same level of service and food quality as those who gave it a high rating, perhaps our fault for not believing the lower...More

Thank MarcelandElaine H
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We were on a tour and this village was a planned stop for lunch. We spotted this place across the street as we were walking around the harbor. They had a nice seating area outside with a great view of the harbor. So several of...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Was on a 4 hour tour of Malta, and my driver recommended this local place to eat the fresh catch of the day(fish). I informed the restaurant that I was in a bit of a hurry, and I was not disappointed. The restaurant is located...More

Thank donski_boom19
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is perfect if your looking for a meal that will cost a fortune and leave you bitterly disappointed! Salmon and prawn starter- beautiful but easy. Main course- sea food platter, would have been lovely if I liked the taste of rubber and sea...More

2  Thank Luke D
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Nice and spacious restaurant. Very good italin menue list - not too long, but good. Good wine, friendly and helpful english speaking staff. I had two times the linguine with black sepia and black in sauce. Delicious - marvellous! Traditional maltese fish soup - astoningly...More

Thank Safe S
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy your fish then thus is for you. We both had a tomato fish spaghetti as a main and calamari starter it was really lovely I would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Susan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Xatt Is-Sajjieda, Marsaxlokk, Island of Malta MXK 1302, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Marsaxlokk
  • Phone Number: +356 2165 1569
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