Best Lively Entertainment Restaurants

This list is based on the results of our annual survey, last conducted in September 2021. Thousands of readers participated in our Restaurant Survey to discover which are Malta and Gozo’s most popular restaurants for lively atmosphere.

The restaurants are listed and ranked by surveyors’ votes.

Winner: Hammett's Gastro Bar

Il-Kartell Restaurant

Barbajean

Country Terrace

AcquaBlu

Tex Mex South

Galea's Kitchen

Root 81

La Buona Trattoria del Nonno

Da Pippo Trattoria

Hammett’s Gastro Bar

Unique tastes and dishes. "Great for after work drinks and bites with friends".
5.0
33, 34 Tigné Seafront, Sliema

Il-Kartell Restaurant

A variety of dishes for all tastes. "Lovely restaurant, good food and service and atmosphere!"
Triq il-Marina, Zebbug, Gozo

Barbajean

In a class of its own, with "very friendly and attentive staff" "serving exquisite food".
No 6, Misrah Frenc Abela c/w Triq il-Parocca, Dingli

Country Terrace

An "amazing setting", "lovely for those who want a romantic night out". "Food is great". A "charming place with tons of local character".
5.0
Triq Iz-Zewwieqa, Ghajnsielem, Gozo

AcquaBlu

A place to enjoy "excellent food, excellent service and outstanding ambience" with "an amazing view".
83/84, Triq Dingli-Cornelio, Senglea

Tex Mex South

Generous portions and well presented food in a "nice location".
Triq Tat-Trunciera, Marsaxlokk

Galea’s Kitchen

Food that "seems to be made from heaven" at "affordable prices". "Great atmosphere when bands are performing".
214, Triq il-Merkanti, Valletta

Root 81

Always top food and service. "Ambience is really nice with a view overlooking Rabat fields". "An absolute gem of a restaurant".
5.0
22a, It-Telgha tas-Saqqajja, Rabat

La Buona Trattoria del Nonno

A "wonderful family owned restaurant" with "good authentic food" and "value for money".
Triq San Pawl, St Paul's Bay

Da Pippo Trattoria

A "fun place to wine and dine on the freshest available seafood" with "cool and fun staff". "Never disappointed".
136, Triq Melita, Valletta