You want to try out the best gourmet restaurant? You’re looking for a cosy café? You’re looking forward to relishing local specialities? Or you want to turn the night into day at a cool club? Let our select choices inspire you.

    • Symphony

      Indian cuisine
      Symphony offers Indian cuisine and exceptional value for money. There is also a large selection of vegetarian dishes which ranks among the city's best and most extensive. Symphony is very popular among tourists and islanders alike. The interior of the restaurant features a modern design.
      Athamaa Goalhi
      Male 20196
      +960 331 5055
    • Sala Thai

      The kitchen team in this Thai restaurant only uses the very best fresh ingredients. Sala Thai's motto is: «You are what you eat». Be it for lunch or dinner: guests really value the diversity and quality of the dishes on offer. The restaurant is a real culinary highlight. The Sala Boutique hotel also has six charming rooms to rent.
      Hithaffinivaa Magu
      Male 20082
      +960 334 59 59
    • Sea House

      Amazing view
      This restaurant offers what is probably the best view of all restaurants in Male. The Sea House is located right on the harbour. From the terrace, you can enjoy a view of the ships and glance far across the Indian Ocean. The kitchen offers dishes with a predominantly Asian slant which are definitely worth sampling. Although the service isn't always the friendliest, the amazing sunset definitely makes up for it.
      Boduthakurufaanu Magu
      Male 20005
      +960 333 29 57
    • Thai Wok

      Good-quality, delicious food
      One of the most popular restaurants on the island is located straight across from the Traders Hotel. The Thai dishes served at Thai Wok are authentic and taste delicious. This is a place where you really feel at ease in the relaxed atmosphere, with the best seats located outside.
      Ameer Ahmed Magu
      Male 20094
      +960 331 00 07
    • Aïoli Restaurant

      Aïoli offers something for everyone, from south-Asian specialities like Tandoori dishes, curries and seafood, to pizza and pasta. This charming restaurant is tucked away in a quiet side street. The staff are friendly and polite. Don't forget to ask what the dish of the day is.
      Orchidmaage Lotus Goalhi
      Male 20095
      +960 300 25 25
    • Seagull Café

      Finest ice-creams
      Feel like a bit of Bella Italia on the Maldives? The Seagull Café offers the best ice-cream in town. The Italian-style ice-cream is delightfully creamy. The coffee also takes you back to Milan, Rome, etc. And if you want to start your day with a delicious breakfast, the Seagull Café is also the place to be. It is also the ideal place to stop for a light lunch break after a wander through the city.
      Fareedhee Magu
      Male 20191
      +960 332 33 32
    • Café Vodkin

      Great atmosphere
      A top-class café is nestled in the charming shopping street of Chaandhanee Magu. You can look forward to open windows, fine coffees and delicious sweet and savoury bites. The café boasts a fresh, modern design. It is the ideal place to switch of a bit, read a book or simply observe life on the street.
      Chaandhanee Magu
      Male 20189
      +960 330 18 88
    • Panini Lobby Café

      Hotel bar
      There are no discos or bars in Male. So if you want to enjoy an evening drink (with most drinks being alcohol free), you have to make your way to one of the hotel bars. One such bar awaits in the 4-star Traders Hotel. You can sit back and enjoy a chilled drink in the streamlined, elegant bar until 11pm - the perfect way to bring your evening to a close.
      Ameer Ahmed Magu
      Male 20096
      +960 330 08 88