Dining Alone: Take Yourself Out on a Date

It can be daunting to dress up, grab your purse or wallet, and head out to a restaurant by yourself. If you’ve ever found yourself wanting to dine out but had no one to go with, the temptation to simply stay in is a familiar feeling. That doesn’t have to be the case. Some restaurants have just the perfect atmosphere for you to feel safe and secure when dining alone. We’re highlighting some of the best restaurants for this below (as voted by you!).

La Mer

With a gorgeous panoramic view and mouthwatering seafood delicacies, La Mer is the perfect spot to lose yourself in the moment.


If privacy is what you’re after, look no further than Azar. One side of the dining room is lined with alcoves, providing you with extra seclusion whilst you dine.

Ventuno Restolounge

On the other hand, if socialisation is something you crave, Ventuno’s attentive staff will surely do the trick!

Il-Kartell Restaurant

Set right next to the waterline in Marsalforn, Il-Kartell is the perfect place for a meal of fresh seafood or fish.

Country Terrace

The staff at Country Terrace will ensure that you relax and enjoy your meal whilst taking in the breathtaking view of the Mgarr Harbour.


At Bacchus, you will be transported back in time in the silent city of Mdina. It gives you the perfect opportunity to let your mind wander as you savour the Prawn Toast or the Irish Beef Fillet.


If your favourite type of company has four legs instead of two, look no further than Barbajean. Take your furry friend with you as you enjoy their steamed boa or the Barbajean Truffle Burger.

Ta Tona

Friendly greetings and a diverse menu are what makes Ta Tona special. The busy air of people stuck in conversation will ensure that you never feel alone whilst enjoying your meal.

The Aft Galley

With a relaxed atmosphere, The Aft Galley will take you on a dining experience that will treat your taste buds with Lebanese deliciousness!

Sole by Tarragon

If you enjoy a good cocktail with your meals, Sole by Tarragon is the place to go when dining alone. Rated the number one spot for solo diners, Sole offers an experience you will never forget.


So, the next time you want to take yourself out but have no idea where to start, come back to this list and choose the restaurant that intrigues you the most. (We highly recommend bookmarking this page for easy future access!)

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