A restaurant that does jackfruit centred, healthy food with a child-friendly ambience.
The Yarl Eat House is perhaps Sri Lanka's best street-diner, serving spicy crab, prawns, mutton and cuttlefish along with a solid rice and curry, all for a reasonable price.
House of Lonali is an ethical local brand owned by Lonali Rodrigo. They feature some unique and fresh designs.
Khalid's Computer Solutions as the name suggests, is a one stop solution for all your laptop and PC repair needs. We recently took our laptop to him for repairs, and all we can say is that the man…
An excellent seafood restaurant in a rather out-of-the-way location, paired with great service.
House Vandervort is a colonial house in Dehiwala flipped into a restaurant, cafe and a lounge.
Fab is one of the older and more established bakeries in town. The franchise is well known for its cakes.
A century-old photo studio that doubles as a museum of assorted things from Sri Lankan history and around the world.
Peking Palace in Nawala serves up some decent Sri Lankanized Chinese cuisine at an accessible location.
The Loft Lounge and Cloud Cafe are Colombo Courtyard's two-in-one bar combo. The former is indoors while the latter is on the rooftop. As far as cocktails go, CC fares quite well, but the food leaves…
The Pizza Bakery is from India, and specialised in crafting up Neapolitan style pizza with homemade sourdough bread.
A little crossfit and work out fitness studio on Castle Street.
Treat yourselves with decadent, delicious cakes and some of Colombo's best coffee, at Butter Boutique's newest branch at Park Street.
A hidden gem of a coffee house serving excellent coffee and desserts by Fig & Owl.
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.
Café Noir's attempt to take over Colombo's caffeine industry is slowly reaching its peak as they opened a new branch at Thimbirigasyaya. Are they good, though?
A restaurant down Pagoda Road with a menu that doesn't leave a dent in your wallet.
Jay's Kitchen is an online food delivery service. They deliver delicious meals to your doorstep at a reasonable price.
The Senok Te Kade sells packaged Senok Tea, an import product, marketed mainly to tourists and sold sparsely within Sri Lanka.
Garton's Ark is a floating (boat) restaurant in the Nugegoda Wetlands Park.
This delivery/take-away only place is amazing. The focus on Chinese BBQ (pork and chicken) and do it well.
Blackout Restaurant & Cafe is Colombo's first and only rugby themed cafe.
Chapters has a decent range of books, mostly fantasy and illustration, but what we really love about this bookshop is it's so much more than a store.