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Some of Malta’s vegan friendly eateries ​

Some of Malta’s vegan friendly eateries ​

Veganism has been leaving quite a mark on the Malta restaurant and bar scene of late. Gone are the days where wanting to avoid animal products meant that you probably wanted to avoid eating out all-together. Chefs are quietly adapting their menus to include more vegan options so we’ve written a list of some of our favourites at the moment!

The Sixth Leaf

A cute restaurant with an extensive menu that offers vegan and vegetarian options as its main purpose. Get ready to be impressed by the creative presentation, the taste and the variety of delicious foods and desserts, which are predominantly plant based. Add all this to the relaxing atmosphere, easy parking, very polite waiting staff, and the friendly owners who are extremely dedicated to their work. This unique dining experience is a must for anyone, vegan or non-vegan.


Il-Veccja is a vegan café and wine bar overlooking the beautiful Xemxija Bay, offering exquisite vegan platters and organic fair-trade vegan wines. This place is truly a mouth-watering vegan offering, and we’d definitely recommend the brilliant ‘cheese’ platter, which includes a fab mix of flavours and creativity, not to mention a Spanish red wine that pairs beautifully with the selection. All their ‘cheeses’ are home made, naturally gluten free and made in small batches to ensure quality.


Over the years, creating Vegan food has become an area the whole team at Bahia enjoys. Besides creating an annual event where all the food is vegan, the team at Bahia have put together a Vegan degustation and a Vegan a la carte menu… oh Bahia was also recognised with a Michelin star in April 2021, so there’s that!

Balance Bowl

Struggling to find yourself a decent plant-based meal choice anywhere in Malta? Then you haven’t crossed paths with Balance Bowl yet. The restaurant has a cosy vibe where you can play games and enjoy delicious food while vibing to some great music. The falafel and sweet potato burger is something else. Don’t miss out on this quirky spot… it’s a must.


A great place in the heart of Rabat, offering delicious homemade food as well as excellent vegan options. The vegan menu at L’Enoteca is simply fantastic and it is clear that it’s not just a couple of things thrown together but a very thought out menu made with love. We’ll give this one a 10/10!


Located in the heart of the charming village of Mgarr, Bohini certainly has it all. A cosy local hub for a quick coffee (one of the best we’ve ever tried) or even a proper meal. The menu is updated regularly with vegan and gluten-free options, and let’s not forget the super tasty vegan desserts. In need of a detox? Craving something different? Opt for their spirulina smoothie bowl with homemade granola, you won’t regret it.

Naar RestoBar

Escape from the ordinary into one of the most vibrant spots in Balluta Bay! At Naar you’ll enjoy some live music as well as a vegan-forward menu full of rustic nomadic dishes and bursting authentic flavours and focusing on local and regional bounty from farm, field and coast.