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Malta’s capital city is brimming with activities and nightlife. However, there was a time when Valletta was not always as lively as it is today, especially after dusk. During recent years, our capital starting getting the attention it truely deserves. Activity during daytime was always prominent since Valletta is your go-to city for historical activities and shopping for leisure.


However, what you’ll find most of all are numerous Valletta restaurants that will surely tickle your fancy. It’s almost guaranteed that you’ll be able to find a unique spot to dine in at every corner. Valletta comes to life at night. Buskers are starting to become more and more popular and they make dining out in the capital even more special. From elegant dining to cheeky gastropubs like ours, you will definitely find your perfect match to make your evening complete.


We want nothing more than for you to #GetCheeky with us. A yummy lunch or an appetising dinner for those booking their stay at AX The Saint John – you can have it all at this Valletta restaurant, Cheeky Monkey Gastropub. Our monkey nibbles are the perfect starters to whet your appetite, our classic burgers are mouth-watering and our cheeky mains are to die for. Don’t forget to #GetCheeky over some drinks during our happy hour and try our beer cocktails! A unique venue that is perfect for a night out with your friends! You can expect nothing short of the best from Grain. Everything is prepared with the utmost care at all its three levels, ranging from bistro to outdoor dinings and events. Your ultimate dining spot in the city.

Cheeky Monkey Gastropub

Cheeky Monkey Gastropub

Cheeky Monkey Gastropub in Valletta is a unique venue where fun is not an option, good food is compulsory and being drunk is permitted. Enjoy unique beer cocktails, cheeky nibbles, delicious burgers, and more!



When staying at AX The Saint John a full breakfast can be enjoyed at Grain Street. From a bistro at street level that specialises in the concept of sharing to private dining, Grain is responsible for nothing but the best cuisine. The chefs make sure that every ingredient is freshly prepared and ready to be served with the utmost care so that you can enjoy a mouth-watering meal in the capital city of Valletta.

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