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…
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.
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?
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.
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.
Pizza Hut's stuff isn't half bad, and their desserts are actually quite great, but the portions don't justify the prices.
Culture Colombo is a Sri Lankan themed restaurant.They offer classic, Lankan favourites prepared with a gourmet approach to quality and execution.
A great spot for authentic Sri Lankan cuisine.
A small BBQ joint in Kottawa, grilling up some superb meats.
A small toast and coffee joint in Alfred House Garden.
A retro themed cafe serving filling dishes and average coffee.
SocialService.lk is a charity founded a year ago and run by Shihan Haniff. He puts together several different outreach programs every week, gets a bunch of fun people to volunteer and then…
Tuwan is a friendly guy that cuts keys on a little alley off Havelock Road.
An ideal place for authentic Italian pizza if you're in the area.
Eastern Wok is a multi-cuisine restaurant that serves Chinese, Indian and Arabian food.