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The Stone Crab

Triq L-Ghar Ta' Karolina, Xlendi, Island of Gozo XLN 1020, Malta
+356 2155 6400
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Triq L-Ghar Ta' Karolina, Xlendi, Island of Gozo XLN 1020, Malta
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great choice of food and a gorgeous location. Service was swift and efficient. Food was presented very well.

Thank gonorr
Reviewed yesterday

Always made to feel welcome, the staff are very friendly, good atmosphere and wonderful food. Really enjoyed our meal there.

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty food. Family atmosphere and family cooking. Perfect fish like dorada and prefect ravioli. Big portions. Delicious antipasto. Bardzo smaczna i dobra knajpa. Jedzenie świeże i dobrze przygotowane. Świetna ryba i ravioli.

Thank paweł s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Stone Crab on previous visits to Gozo and have always been happy with the food and service. On this visit we ate there three times; twice for dinner and once for lunch. All the food is beautiful presented, very tasty...More

Thank PCS44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing the reviews on Trip Advisor, we decided to try lunch here, the ambience is lovely, our table was right beside the water and we could see the fish swimming around while the water twinkled in the afternoon sun. We ordered a light lunch...More

Thank Dina T
MichaelSultana92, Manager at The Stone Crab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback regarding your lunch experience at our restaurant. We would like to clarify that all food served at the StoneCrab Restaurant is prepared only, once an order is placed. We do not prepare food in advance and any remaining food is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to have a meal. Our experience was made all the more memorable with a few breaking waves.

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our traveling group had a terrific day trip to Gozo from the main island of Malta on the ferry. After a tour arranged by Windstar, which was excellent, we had free time to wander through Xlendi and choose a place for lunch. We were delighted...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Visited this place for lunch. It is in a group of 3 restaurants - in the middle. It is really good for lunch. Ask for a table by the sea and you can sit right next to the cove and even see the fish swimming....More

Thank bluevcone
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This place is one of the main restaurants in Xlendi. Book ahead as it was jam-packed if you do not want to be disappointed. Most dishes on the menu served are dishes you see listed everywhere, however dish taken had that something which made it...More

Thank Claude F
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We always travel to visit this restaurant, and we always thoroughly enjoy it. It didn't disappoint on this occasion. First of all the location is perfect; right by the sea in a quaint bay with boats bobbing about. The little extras are lovely, bruschetta, local...More

Thank hurrahholiday
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paul b
18 October 2015|
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Response from MichaelSultana92 | Property representative |
HI, Yes only for lunch from 10.30am till 4.00pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$300
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Triq L-Ghar Ta' Karolina, Xlendi, Island of Gozo XLN 1020, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Gozo  >  Xlendi
  • Phone Number: +356 2155 6400
  • E-mail
Booking are recommended in our restaurant due to its high popularity both between locals and foreigners. We cater for gluten free and lactose intolerant. Local and Mediterranean Cuisine.
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