talija Bar & Restaurant
8 Rabat Road, Xlendi, Gozo
Always opened from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
Talija Cafe, Bar Pizzeria and Restaurant opened its doors in May 2014, the realisation of a dream for its owners. We offer an a la carte menu at an affordable price, in cosy, friendly surroundings.Our chef is passionate about providing the best quality, seasonal foods and work to source as many local ingredients as possible.
They restaurant’s name originates form my late grandfather’s nickname – Ta’ Talija.
Tony Portelli was famous for his life in Xlendi. He had a small shop where he sold soft drinks, biscuits and other foods to people in the Xlendi area. Toni was famous for his fried rabbit and many Maltese regularly visited his house to dine. He also had a small number of goats at his fields on the right cliffs of Xlendi.