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Address: Qawra, Island of Malta, Malta
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Great views, relaxed, poor toilets

The views of the beach and ocean here are superb. Great chilled reggae and ice cold beers give this a great relaxing vibe. I suspect the toilet cleaners and bar staff can be a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2013
Pablo_Sulty
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Birmingham, UK
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

I visited this bar in October and was very disapointed, the music was not very good, they served Skol lager, every reggae bar I have been to serves Red Strip at the very least - no Carib, Dragon Stout or Guinness. No Caribbean Rums and to top it off no dancing. Sorry for such a bad review but I would... More 

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1 Thank LondonJamaicamecrazy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

This snack bar is fit for everyone , families , kids, couples , singles, teens and even the elderly ! The scenery is super relaxing, with a view of sea and a small island ! They have invested in more comfortable chairs as the ones they had in the earlier years. Music is happy and chilled , food is yummy,... More 

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2 Thank Kimbnic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

well well well, what an amazing night out !!!!!! THANK YOU !!!! this place rocked positive vibe !!! visit of an awesome evening xx

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I was there in the summer of 2012. And I can say for sure that this is the most amazing place on Earth . If you can not feel it , maybe you were there at the wrong time . ) ) Sound of the surf , beautiful reggae , smiling bartenders hanging on a rope chair ( look into... More 

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3 Thank Tatta-Ar
Birmingham, UK
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151 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The views of the beach and ocean here are superb. Great chilled reggae and ice cold beers give this a great relaxing vibe. I suspect the toilet cleaners and bar staff can be a little too 'relaxed' as the standards of both can be a little less than perfect. I shall definitely be going back to this place though when... More 

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4 Thank Pablo_Sulty
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

A very laid back and chilled atmosphere at this small bar on the beach. Nice simple food, a good selection of drinks and some live music make this a place to be experienced if you want to relax on a barmy summer's evening.

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2 Thank Chris R
Kaunas, Lithuania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

stopped by cause heared bob singing.. sun was going down... jamaica flags, soft lights, ligt wind comming from the sea, stars were looking at us between the spaces of thatch roof....we have found more than were looking for... of course other reviews are correct, plastic chairs, no topless bartenders, but wheather you like it or not depends just on what... More 

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3 Thank Vytautas l
Bugibba, Malta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Much potential, beautiful view, interesting reputation. Went in person, no investment in seating area (cheap uncomfortable plastic chairs), service without a smile (closely related a grimace). Hoped for much more, it could be a lovely little escape.

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3 Thank Michael P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

A little outdoor bar tucked away on the beach with a very chilled atmosphere. I would highly recommend the cocktails

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2 Thank Elektra83
London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

having been to the west indies /Jamacia/Barbados many times ...I can tell you this is NO reggae bar ! what makes a reggae bar ???? I would say the welcome . THIS bar ....nothing .....no acknowledgement when you say hello ...just a sultry look and a grunt to what you want . Some plastic chairs and some cable reels as... More 

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