Eating in Xaghra
The Best Places to Eat in Xaghra
There are a number of places to eat in Xaghra
, and they are mostly found in or around Victory Square, next to the parish church, at the centre of Xaghra.
Victory Square has around 6 separate eating and drinking places providing a wide choice of cuisine and setting. Dvenue and Oleander are both located here and are listed on tripadvisor as the number 2 & 3 best Xaghra Gozo restaurants. There are some great restaurants dotted around Xaghra so you will never be far from a good meal, in fact, there are 6 cafes & Xaghra restaurants that have a certificate of excellence on tripadvisor.
Xaghra’s highest rated restaurant (and rated 4th highest on the island) is away from the centre, located just a few hundred metres down the road from the Blue House. Gianni’s offer a mix of Italian and Thai inspired dishes with a Mediterranean twist. It’s the perfect spot for those who like to dine around sunset, with its prime location offering a full panorama of Xaghra and the sea.
If your looking to relax in front of the TV with a good film, Iz-Zajbra offers pizza and just next door you can rent a DVD from Victor's - this makes for a tasty and low cost evening in.
If you want a change of scenery from eating in Xgahra, if you venture out of Xaghra there are a number of alternatives - your only a 10 minute journey from anywhere on Gozo! You’ll be spoilt for choice at Marsalforn Bay
as there are a number of fantastic little restaurants dotted around. Pierre’s, Il-Kartell and Piùtrentanove Lounge Bar are popular amongst tourists, offering a good mix of cuisines to suit all tastes. Many of our customers have given great reviews of Otters Bistro, which is located a little further out than the rest, nestled by St. Anthony’s Chapel and offering a true taste of Gozo.
To the west is Xlendi
where again everything is focussed around the bay. Ta' Karolina is the most liked restaurant in the area and offers a good mix of Gozo style food that will keep even the most fussy eaters happy. If you enjoy seafood you’ll want to get a table at The Boat House, which sits right down by the water.
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