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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
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“This is a great pub where to go and eat and have a drink. The price of this place is not expensive and the food is delicious. Music and football games are ongoing for those who love cheerful atmosphere. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“A local favourite, with a huge menu and daily specials, at the heart of which are fresh seafood and classic Maltese cuisine. There's a set menu of four courses (€30), which should set you back most of the afternoon. Bookings recommended for evenings and weekend lunches.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Nature
“The park is located on a huge expanse of land near the Inspire facility. The park covers an area of 85,000 square metres and includes Picnic areas, children play areas, Outdoor gym equipment, a Rock-climbing and Abseiling area, two mazes – one tailored for children, a dog park and an amphitheatre.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“St. Thomas' Bay, a ten-minute walk around the headland from Malta's main southern resort of Marsascala, is a large, natural inlet typical of the southern coastline.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“A good place where one could watch a football game or listen to music and chill out with friends. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Asian, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean flavours all mingle on Bongo Nyah's eclectic menu. A quirky cocktail list, Gozo's Lord Chambray craft beers on tap, and regular music and comedy events conspire to make the bar-eatery one of southern Malta's most fun places to relax. The shared Ottoman, Mumbai and Al-Magħreb platters travel from North Africa to India via Istanbul.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Situated in the picturesque bay of St Thomas, Marsaskala, offers an alternative from the hustle and bustle, be it a night out with friends or for a quiet, relaxed evening. ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO RELAX!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“a good all rounder massive portions , great quality and no need too book,right in the heart of the harbour we eat there frequently.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“A popular restaurant covering all types of Indian, Arabian and Mediterranean cuisine. It's got a great atmosphere which celebrates the diversity of cultures ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Very local, used many times, reasonably priced, varied menu (pizza/pasta/chinese/maltese), tend to get very busy at weekends.....”
  • 5 locals recommend
Beach
“St. Thomas Bay, known as 'Ir-Ramla' to the locals, is a large bay with smaller sandy banks and is located in the south of Malta, in the village of Marsascala. Marsascala is continuously being developed and is already a popular seaside resort for the locals who come to their summerhouses in the area during the summer months. St. Thomas Bay is popular because it is quiet and peaceful, and offers variety of small and shallow sandy beaches, flat rocks and concrete platforms all next to each other perfect for bathing. St. Thomas Bay is situated around 1 km (10 minute walk) from the centre of Marsascala and is ideal for windsurfing. Access to St. Thomas Bay in Marsascala is easier since the recen”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“I have tried many a gelato and this is one of the best. Located on the promenade and a nice walk from the flat. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Foodstuffs, drinks, bottled water and cleaning supplies as well as Dolce Gusto pods!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Diner
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  • 2 locals recommend
Place to shop
“Local dive company that is a 5 minute walk from the flat. Great people and awesome diving experiences.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“This is a great pub where to go and eat and have a drink. The price of this place is not expensive and the food is delicious. Music and football games are ongoing for those who love cheerful atmosphere. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“A local favourite, with a huge menu and daily specials, at the heart of which are fresh seafood and classic Maltese cuisine. There's a set menu of four courses (€30), which should set you back most of the afternoon. Bookings recommended for evenings and weekend lunches.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
“Asian, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean flavours all mingle on Bongo Nyah's eclectic menu. A quirky cocktail list, Gozo's Lord Chambray craft beers on tap, and regular music and comedy events conspire to make the bar-eatery one of southern Malta's most fun places to relax. The shared Ottoman, Mumbai and Al-Magħreb platters travel from North Africa to India via Istanbul.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“a good all rounder massive portions , great quality and no need too book,right in the heart of the harbour we eat there frequently.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“A popular restaurant covering all types of Indian, Arabian and Mediterranean cuisine. It's got a great atmosphere which celebrates the diversity of cultures ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Very local, used many times, reasonably priced, varied menu (pizza/pasta/chinese/maltese), tend to get very busy at weekends.....”
  • 5 locals recommend
Diner
  • 2 locals recommend

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