Nestled in the centre of the Mediterranean, Malta is home to some stunning archaeological remains and incredible weather. In fact, tourists from all over the world flock to visit its historic sites and incredible scenery. However, many of Malta’s visitors do not realise that the country is also home to some incredible restaurants, cafes, and coffee shops.
Locals and tourists who are in search of a place to eat are often spoiled for choice, and may not know where to start looking. However, to make life a little easier we have compiled a list of 10 must-visit places to grab a bite when you’re in Malta.
Located in Sliema, Caffe Berry is the perfect place to grab a quick bite to eat, along with a cup of coffee or two. Reasonably priced and open from 7:30 am, this little coffee shop is known for its amazing cakes, great service, and modern decor.
La Krepree can be found on Bugibba Seafront and is home to Malta’s best Crepes. With a wide variety of crepes to choose from, there is often a queue to get served, but you don’t usually have to wait too long.
Ta Cassia is a family-run cafe that serves very good quality Mediterranean-style food at good prices. Situated in Triq Il-katakombi, and housed in an old farmhouse, this is a great place to grab a bite to eat.
Serving European food, and located at 62 Triq Gorg Borg Olivier, Debbie’s Cafe is the ideal location if you want to grab brunch, lunch, or a quick snack. Selling wonderful cakes and delicious drinks, if you want to treat yourself, this is the place to be.
Serving a wide range of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free foods, Mint can be found at Luzio Junction/Stella Maris St. This eatery is ideal if you’re looking for a light meal, at a good price.
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If you want to grab a bite in Malta’s best burger joint, head to Just Burger, which can be found in the Plaza Shopping Centre, Bisazza Street. With an impressive range of burgers on the menu, there is something for everyone, even if you prefer not to eat meat.
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Found on Tower Road, Il Gabbana is a great place to grab a bite to eat if you’re looking for a restaurant with a laid-back atmosphere, Italian food, and reasonable prices.
Serving Mediterranean food, and with a bar/cafe atmosphere, Caffe Bocconcino is the ideal place to enjoy breakfast, pasta, snacks, and a drink or two. With friendly staff and good portions, if you’re feeling hungry, this is the place to be.
9.Hard Rock Cafe
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Using fresh ingredients, and with a good sized menu, Malta’s Hard Rock Cafe is located at Level 2, Bay Street Complex. If you want to dine in style and enjoy good food, visit the Hard Rock Cafe, and take the weight off your feet.
Cafe Cordina could be the most stylish place to eat in Malta. Situated in Republic Street, and with some incredible architecture, if you’re looking for European and Mediterranean dishes that are simply exquisite, head straight to this eatery.
If you’re in need of a bite to eat and a cup of coffee, in a cafe or restaurant that serves good quality food that doesn’t cost the earth, choose from one of the above eateries. You won’t be disappointed. If you love eating in a new place almost every day, you need to head to Malta and sample the culinary delights that this country has to offer.