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Maltese fish from Marsaxlokk
Malta offers a vast range of different types of seafood and fish. The best place to better understand how many specialities you can find in Malta is Marsaxlokk. Every Sunday morning there is a fish market with all kinds of fresh seafood. In Marsaxlokk, you can find octopus, bass, stone fish, grouper, swordfish and much more. Visiting Marsaxlokk is an experience on many levels. Apart from tasty fish, there is a beautiful view with many colourful fishing boats called luzzu. Traditionally they are painted with eyes to protect them from danger. Marsaxlokk is also close to St. Peter's Pool, a great place for a swim. When you finish your little tour and decide that the feast for the eyes is complete, it's time for the belly.
There are many special seafood and fish dishes to try in Malta. Do not miss Lampuki Pie (fish pie), Aljota (fish soup) or Kapunata (Maltese version of ratatouille). To try more than one type of seafood you can order a seafood platter and enjoy a bit of everything. Restaurants in Malta are proud of their various dishes with seafood and fish. Prawns, lobsters, oysters, crabs and shrimps are just part of long list of specialities. If you are a seafood lover, it's up to you to decide in which direction to go. Apart from platters and fish cooked in a Mediterranean style, you can try many dishes from Chinese or Italian restaurants. Seafood pasta and noodles are very popular as well. Also, Greek, Indian and Asian restaurants have seafood and fish options on the menu, as it's available fresh every day. Restaurants mostly publish menus online on their websites, possibly with prices.
When it comes to seafood, most restaurants come with an amazing sea view so you can enjoy your meal even more. You can search for nearby places using the Yellow app or decide based on other factors. There should be also mentioned any additional services as delivery or takeaway options. Information about parking or children's menu can be found on the websites as well. Seafood restaurants usually recommend booking a table before. Yellow provides phone numbers and emails to make a reservation. Some restaurants may offer online booking, although not all of them.