The Rising Sun (Tax-Xiha) is a relaxed place in Rabat a stone’s throw away from the Roman Villa and just a few minutes away from the famous Catacombs of St.Paul and St.Agatha.
The place, which has been long established, has recently been taken over by new management who has refurbished it thus keeping various architectural features and characteristics it once had.
The Rising Sun is relaxed during the day offer tourists and passers by a calm and peaceful haven. Various light snacks can be offered along with a selection of wines, beers and hot beverages.
The evening gives way to a more vibrant and lively atmosphere. The popular local ‘ikla fenkata’ (Rabbit meal) or ‘laham taz-ziemel (Horsemeat) can be organized for groups. Other dishes may include pasta and meat dishes. The bar area gives way to those seeking to unwind and chill out at the end of the day.
The Rising Sun is the ideal place to visit whether on holiday or living in Malta… whether with family or friends.