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Top bar recommendations from locals

Bar
“10 TV screens including a few outside too so you’ve no danger of missing the match. always relatively busy and the beer is ice cold and fairly priced.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Sicilian treats, Coffee and Gelato - on the seafront - eat in or take a cone and go walking ... Lovely. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Club House
“The Exiles Beach club is your ideal spot in Summer for swimming, and grabbing a bite to eat. May be charged entrance fee 7 minutes away”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pub
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“Lovely seaside spot with great views and lots of opportunity for people watching. Delicious fresh food, try the bruschetta for sure!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Café
“Food & cocktail bar. My favourite spot. Food is amazing and the cocktails are the best I've ever tasted here.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
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“Literally, on the seafront, Il Gabbana is open Breakfast until late for eats, snacks, drinks and a great view. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Roadhouse
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“Black Sheep is a place when you can eat well and listen house music. Remember about happy hours aswell... ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Pub
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“Head over to Simon’s Pub, which has been running for over 35 years, by your host, Simon. Rated as one of the top bars in Malta, grab yourself a refreshing beverage and chill in the pub’s garden or challenge your mate at a game of pool in the pub’s Games Room. Simon ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Lovely kiosk on the sliema waterfront. Recently refurbished to great standards. They serve great food and even better cocktails.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“The Hole in the Wall pub has been around for over 90 years which was originally used as a stables until sold to become one the oldest still functioning bars in Malta making this destination a respectable landmark in It's own right. Very friendly and unique atmosphere coupled with a busy calendar of live alternative local music.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Whisky Bar
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“I don't recommend this place but next door to it is an unmarked bakery called Mr Maxim's which has excellent pastizzi, very cheap as well. Perfect meal for breakfasts and lunches. HIGHLY recommend.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Lovely place with stunning views of Valletta. Great please to finish the day, or lunch by the sea. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“If you enjoy different entertainment options while having a drink, Casey’s is a casual spot with many different things happening daily. They have a comedy night, live music jams, pop-culture quiz nights, you name it! I’ve personally performed Spoken Word there when they used to run poetry events 👌🏼 ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“If you’re a beer enthusiast, this is a must go to place as they brew their beer literally in the bar/restaurant itself and you may also request a short tour if you’d want that. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“The In place to be for the young and youthful during the summer period. Serves great food, fun atmosphere, just by the sea (so one can swim whilst there too) and on particular nights they host live bands. 7 minutes away”
  • 3 locals recommend