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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
“Ottima colazione con granita e brioches. Il locale offre anche una buona rosticceria e piatti di tavola calda rispettando la tradizionale cucina Eoliana. Da provare il "Pane cunzato" specialià Eoliana! Ottimo anche l'aperitivo.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“The restaurant of the luxury hotel 'Signum', located in Malfa, has a Michelin star, and it is well deserved. The menu provides modern twists to Eolian and Sicilian cuisine, with bold experiments in combining unexpected flavors. The price are not for the fainthearted, but if you are willing to go all-out, then Signum is definitely a restaurant to try. Reservations are recommended. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“Giardino con vista mozzafiato e molto curato. Cocktail di Daniele sono ciò che un superbo cocktail dovrebbe essere”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Point of Interest
Route
“Splendida spiaggia di origine vulcanica dove immergersi in un acqua calda e cristallina.”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Spiaggia dello Scario is Malfa's beach, which is located in a picturesque ancient volcanic formation. The beach can be reached in twenty minutes on foot from Malfa's town center, walking through the backstreets of the town, or by car. There is a parking area next to the steps (several) leading down to Spiaggia dello Scario. On the way down, take in from above, the beauty of the beach and its crystal clear and turquoise waters. I recommend visiting the beach in the mornings, when it is lit by the sun, and not the afternoon when it is in the shade. The beach is formed of large stones. Therefore an inflatable mattress is recommended, or you can rent one, along with a umbrella, at the beach. There is also a beach bar, at the very end of the steps, where you can buy refreshments and food.”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Malfa is the smaller sister of Santa Marina, but no less picturesque and quaint. The town still boasts backstreets with un-restored houses and villas, bursting with Mediterranean flora and citrus trees. In order to immerse yourself in this authenticity, I particularly recommend walking along Via Pastificio (just before the Ravesi Lounge Bar) and let yourself wander the backstreets of this lovely town. The backstreets also lead to Punta Scario beach. Malfa has a supermarket which is a good selection of products as well as a delicatessen, where you can buy cheeses, bread and cold cuts from the Sicily and the mainland. The supermarket has lower prices than what you will find in Santa Marina, including for delicatessen products. I recommend going early in the morning, as some products can run out. Malfa is also where you will find the 'Signum' hotel and restaurant which boasts a Michelin star. For a decent lemon granite or aperitivo, I recommend the 'Irish Caffe' located in the center. Parking and the direction of traffic is restricted in the center of Malfa. Therefore, I recommend parking your vehicle in the area just after the gas station on the left, when coming from Capo Faro. From the parking area, there is a street leading down to the center. ”
  • 4 locals recommend