nestled at the heart of Malta’s latest luxury fashion destination, ‘Barlowes’, is the Milan-style aperitivo bar, ‘Lowes Lounge’. An intimate and inviting setting of plush furnishing and elegant decor, providing respite for shoppers to refresh, unwind or get-together for coffee, cocktails and nibbles. A stylish “haven of tranquility” set within Mercury's new Shopping district in the heart of St. Julians.
NEARLY 3 DECADES DOWN THE LINE, AINSLEY HARRIOTT IS UP THERE WITH THE TOP MOST RECOGNISED AND LOVED OF THE UK'S TV CHEFS AND PERSONALITIES. HARRIOTT'S CHARISMA, BEAMING SMILE AND INFECTIOUS ENERGY HAS MADE COOKING FUN AND ACCESSIBLE FOR MANY, AND IT WAS NO WONDER THAT HE WAS AWARDED HIS MBE IN 2020 FOR HIS SERVICES TO BROADCASTING AND THE CULINARY ARTS.
From 15th March 2023, ION Harbour in Valletta will welcome the internationally-renowned and multi award-winning chef Simon Rogan as Chef Patron, becoming ION Harbour by Simon Rogan. Rogan has a total of eight other restaurants to his name across the UK and Hong Kong, including L’Enclume in the Lake District which currently holds three … <a href="https://served.mt/ion-harbour-by-simon-rogan-2/">Continued</a>
Easter is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than with a delicious meal at a top restaurant? Whether you're looking for a casual brunch or an elegant dinner, there are plenty of options to choose from. In this blog post, we'll highlight some of the best places to dine this Easter, so you can indulge in great food and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.
If you really want to cover all bases this Valentine’s day, then do the classy thing and pick a restaurant which stands out from the crowd.– Served Magazine brings you top rated Valentine’s experiences most famous for their extraordinary menus, stunning interiors and elegant atmospheres for the perfect Valentine’s day experience. Villa Corinthia Try something … <a href="https://served.mt/top-rated-valentines-experiences/">Continued</a>
1. Sakura Ingredients: 40 ml Botanist Gin 20 ml Sake 10 ml 1883 Orchid Top up with Tonic water Method: Pour all ingredients except the tonic water into a wine glass over ice. Stir well and top up with tonic water. Garnish with lemon peel. Purchase Botanist Gin Here 2. Side Walk Ingredients: 45 ml … <a href="https://served.mt/12-days-of-christmas-cocktails/">Continued</a>
The Xara Collection Trendsetters in their respective niches, The brands within the Xara Collection represent the evolution of the Maltese restaurant culture and have consistently set the bar for unparalleled dining experiences and Michelin-rated cuisine in Malta. The Xara name is known internationally for the globally recognised accreditations, however as is often the case, we … <a href="https://served.mt/chefs-of-xara-collection/">Continued</a>
The assortment of goods from any of these top gourmet butchers make Christmas shopping easy! Get all you need to prepare a delicious feast this Christmas for you and your family. The following gourmet butchers offer top of the range cuts for that Christmas roast, deli goods and pantry essentials. 1. Churchill Make it a … <a href="https://served.mt/premium-cuts-from-top-four-gourmet-butchers-in-malta/">Continued</a>
Book Here >> ION The Blue Elephant Restaurant at Hilton Malta offers an intimate and cosy ambience, exotic flavours and an unforgettable experience like no other. Blue Elephant also offers a great private dining alternative, bringing the full dining experience, from start to finish, to you in the comfort of your own home. For a … <a href="https://served.mt/top-rated-festive-dining-for-a-star-studded-christmas/">Continued</a>
The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide for Foodies. Christmas gift shopping for a foodie can be tricky. That’s why we’ve listed down all you need to know about the best gifts for your food-loving family member, partner or Secret Santa pick! From hampers filled to the brim with delicious delicacies, to beautiful tea boxes of local … <a href="https://served.mt/ultimate-christmas-gift-guide/">Continued</a>
Aperol Treats Nate, Frank and Rossi to the Genuine Spritz Experience in Venice! Nate, Frank and Rossi, Malta’s renowned entertaining trio, visited Venice’s romantic city to enjoy the real Aperol Terrazza Experience in the traditional Venetian environment as part of the build-up of a unique summer campaign in Malta. Touring all the city’s historic locations, … <a href="https://served.mt/join-the-joy-with-aperol-spritz/">Continued</a>
Malta’s fish shop game in recent years has sky-rocketed, and while previous fish shop visits left one slightly less hungry for fish then when you entered, the gourmet fish shops of today have transformed the experience entirely. Now filets are even sold pre-marinated and prepped ‘ready-to-cook’, with cooking instructions and all. We are also noticing … <a href="https://served.mt/served-picks-where-to-buy-your-fish/">Continued</a>
From premium cuts, to pre-marinated barbecue items and delicatessen counters – Served picks a selection of the some of the best sources for quality meat, BBQ goods and all the extras, on the island. With options for local to foreign meat, organic and free-range choices – these butchers/convenience stores/deli have all the goods you need … <a href="https://served.mt/served-picks-top-butchers-on-the-island/">Continued</a>
In the past rosé wine has been dismissed by the connoisseurs as headache inducing and overly-sweet, but rosé has come a very long way in the past decade and has emerged as a versatile, food-friendly and exciting wine ‘for every occasion’. Rosé wines of today can be delicate and dry, enjoyed all year round, and … <a href="https://served.mt/rose-wine-for-every-occasion/">Continued</a>
Mild or non-existent hangovers, fewer chemicals, and better for the environment – no wonder organic wine is booming in Malta and around the world! Thanks to the gradual rise in the slow-food, organic trend, young wine-makers are pioneering the shift to more natural, innovative yet ‘how it used to be done’, environmentally kinder ways of … <a href="https://served.mt/organic-white-wine/">Continued</a>
Served Magazine’s editor, Julia Ripard, sits down with Daniele, the Food and Beverage Manager of Cleland & Souchet, to discuss all things present and future for the Cafe. Daniele used to run his own restaurant, ‘Il Grappolo’ a haven for Piedmontese cuisine in Bugibba and a favourite spot of Mr Souchet and Mr Cleland. So … <a href="https://served.mt/served-spotlight-in-conversation-with-cleland-and-souchet-wine-cafe/">Continued</a>
On Thursday 25th August, Charles Grech & Co. in collaboration with Chateau Minuty and the Phoenicia Malta organised a beautiful evening celebrating the divine Minuty Rosé. Dayna Camilleri Clarke from the SERVED team discussed all things ‘Minuty’ with Sebastien Nore; Global Strategy and Export Director for MINUTY SAS, and Mickael Marceau who on the night … <a href="https://served.mt/served-spotlight-new-brand-ambassador-for-minute-malta/">Continued</a>
It’s time for another Thursday evening extraordinaire with Chameleon 75 events. On this occasion, Charles Grech & Co. in collaboration with Chateau Minuty and The Phoenicia Malta have organised an evening celebrating the divine Minuty Rosé. On Thursday 25th August, from 8pm onwards, guests can pre-book for an evening at the stunning Phoenicia Hotel’s … <a href="https://served.mt/chameleon-75-presents-minuty-rose-event/">Continued</a>
Celebrate in style this Santa Maria weekend with a meal at one of these top restaurants in Malta and Gozo
Looking for somewhere special to celebrate this Santa Maria weekend? These prestigious restaurants in Malta and Gozo elevate the dining game, ticking all the right boxes for location, service, food and drink! Make it a meal to remember for you and your loved ones. 1. The Orchard, Naxxar The Orchard, set within the lush … <a href="https://served.mt/where-to-eat-santa-maria-weekend/">Continued</a>
Served’s bringing you the sauce on some epic pizza spots across the island for when the cravings hit! For blistered-edged, melted cheesey goodness, here’s our recommended list of pizzerias you MUST try! 1. Claudio’s Pizza Claudio’s Pizzas was born out of a passion for bringing a taste of Italy to Malta. Claudio’s love affair … <a href="https://served.mt/8-saucy-pizzerias-you-will-love/">Continued</a>