Food & drink
Spoilt for choice: Take the San Gwann takeaway tour!
Deal with those pangs

Nicole Parnis

If it's a healthy salad or the ultimate cheat meal, San Gwann has got you covered! The stretch of Naxxar Road is a goldmine for food on the go, takeaways and deliveries, and there's loads of world food options to choose from, whether it be sweet Turkish Baklava or Chinese Dim Sum! Here's the lowdown of what to expect in the area when hunger strikes.

1. Crazy Chicken


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Just as their slogan goes…”Not just chicken!”. Here’s your go-to takeaway for American grub such as burgers, hot dogs and mozzarella sticks, as well as their namesake American style fried chicken pieces and wings!

2. Silk Road 

Silk Road

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A Chinese restaurant and takeaway serving up all your favourites! Silk Road do some great pocket-friendly lunch deals and set menus such as wontons, beef in oyster Sauce and egg fried rice.

3. Tikka's


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A beloved Thai takeaway specialising in street food favourites and mains including a fantastic Thai Green Curry! Tikka’s is a great choice for gluten free and veggie options, so there’s something for everyone.

4. Mc Sims

Mc Sims

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An über popular hole in the wall, serving much more than just pastizzi! Get there early to avoid missing out on their chicken and mushroom variety, or go for an anchovy and spinach pie, baked rice or hearty timpana.

5. Eat Me I'm Famous

Eat Me

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Variety is the spice of life! Eat Me I’m Famous is a one-stop takeaway for everything from pizza to hearty salads. They focus on customising meals and you can pick and choose from rice dishes to wraps, pasta, noodles and quinoa at great prices!

6. EFE Kebab


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A super clean kebab shop with a tantalising salad bar! Choose from a shish kebab straight off the grill with your favourite sides or make up a pita to go. They also do fab falafel, which you can have as a vegan wrap with hummus and salad.

7. Shakes 'n' Bakes


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Whatever Shakes 'n' Bakes do, they do exceptionally well. Their vast menu includes every choice of pizza you can imagine, with interesting toppings you won’t find anywhere else; but their main attraction are their insane sweet treats. Their Kinder chocolate waffles with ice cream are a must - take our word for it!

8. Sapori Siciliani


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Fancy some Italian sweet treats? Sapori Siciliani has got your cravings covered with cannoli, paste di mandorla and cassatelle, all made on site, as well as their signature arancini bolognese. A taste of Sicily in the heart of San Gwann!

15th June 2019

Nicole Parnis
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Nicole Parnis
Nicole Parnis is a writer and lifestyle blogger with a passion for music and a penchant for anything retro. She loves nothing more than rummaging for new vinyl records on a Sunday with her chihuahua Frankie.

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