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Aalto Restaurant & Bar

Discover a unique dining experience, Aalto Restaurant & Bar

By 10/08/2023September 14th, 2023No Comments

Immerse yourself in an unparalleled Mediterranean culinary journey at the hotel’s restaurant & Bar, Aalto, where every visit promises an extraordinary dining experience. As you step into our restaurant, you’ll be captivated by the fusion cuisine, trendy cocktails, and the exquisite vista of Filfla and the glistening Mediterranean Sea. Our restaurant’s name, Aalto, derived from the Finnish word for “waves,” embodies our deep appreciation for the ocean and its abundant offerings. Drawing inspiration from the beauty and power of the sea, our menu, decor, logo, and overall ambiance reflect this profound connection. Just as waves come in diverse shapes and sizes, our menu features an array of dishes that showcase the unique flavours and textures of various ingredients. From delightful seafood delicacies to savoury meat options, our culinary creations are both innovative and comforting.

Leading the Aalto team is Kurt, co-owner, and director, a seasoned chef who has honed his skills in a Michelin-starred restaurant in London and prestigious 5-star hotels in Malta. With a passion for quality ingredients and innovative techniques, Kurt brings a wealth of expertise to Aalto’s menu.

Overseeing the restaurant operations is Dimitris Haskaj, the experienced Restaurant Manager, who has spent over a decade in the hospitality industry, garnering invaluable knowledge from his stints in Greece, Germany, and Malta. With his degree in Hospitality Management from ITS, Dimitris ensures that our team creates a welcoming and unforgettable experience for all our esteemed guests.

Heading our kitchen is the talented Head Chef, Cliff Busuttil, who firmly believes in treating every ingredient with the utmost respect, from the humble clove to the rarest truffle. He is committed to using seasonal ingredients and preserving their natural flavours for future culinary creations. Cliff’s culinary expertise and innovative techniques are beautifully translated through our menu and our dedicated kitchen team, ensuring a remarkable and memorable dining experience for our cherished patrons.

At Aalto, we invite you to indulge in our exceptional culinary creations while being captivating by the breath-taking views of Filfla. Our dedicated team is passionate about delivering a dining experience that showcases the flavours and traditions of our local terroir, leaving you with unforgettable memories and a deep appreciation for the culinary wonders of the Mediterranean.