Laksala is one of Colombo’s high end tourist shops. The spacious 2 storey establishment is home to some beautiful paintings, wooden carvings, brass and silver sculptures, gems & jewellery and some beautiful handloom clothing. This…
Simple and healthy, Kumbuk does everything right with local, seasonal and organic ingredients.
Paradise Road is a vital if expensive shop for tourists, expats and well-heeled locals alike. They have a great selection of candles, textiles, cutlery, home furnishings, statues, preserves, etc.
Wordplay and visuals aren't the only clever things at TACOCAT.
Over a year since first opening its doors Tsukiji Uoichi is still going strong. They've got one of the most impressive Japanese menus in Colombo and they're execution is excellent. Their prices are on the higher…
A chic skin care specialist salon that exclusively features products and processes from Italian brand DIBI Milano.
The Nail Anatomy is a nail salon on Reid Avenue, located inside Lakpahana, just opposite the Colombo Racecourse. They offer highly professional service nail and spa services.
A tiny little container store that's open 24 hours.
A healthy organic spot with a wide range of delicious dishes.
A cozy bistro serving excellent coffee and multi-cuisine comfort food.
Cinnamon Grand's Tea Lounge promises 'an elevated tea experience unlike any other in Colombo.'
A curated and ethical Saturday market focusing on local and sustainable products and produce
Mini Mago Inc is a store down Ward Place that has the coolest mini-scale houses you have ever seen. Trudi Malalgoda Amadoru, its meticulous designer, not only makes dollhouses and everything in them…
The old classic at a brand new spot.
A new gym with a variety of facilities to ensure you don't put off your summer body for next summer (again).
Butter Boutique has moved now! They're officially setting up shop at Rosmead Place so we went to check them out.
The Black Cat Café serves up amazing sandwiches, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. They're also a B+B.
Jeewa's is a great place at the Good Market to have some proper Sri Lankan wraps, roast paan or roti, for cheap.
The large space at Barnes Place hosts frequent exhibitions and is a good place to drop-in to take the pulse of the local art scene while the apartment at Galle Face court is a beautiful space…
The Body Bar gym sits down Jawatte Avenue (Jawatte Road) in Colombo 7. It seems to be quite quite popular with folks in Colombo - it's clean and there's a sense of homeliness that you look for in…
PR is the fashion extension of Paradise Road on Horton Place. They have a really interesting and local collection of designer wear, which is great if you can afford it.
Kami Maki's newest branch down Ward Place.
A cosy nook of a cafe down Malalasekara Mawatha, offering up some really good for a very affordable price.