K Town Bakes serves up some pretty good bakery items for a fair price tag.
St Lucia's Cathedral is one of only fifteen cathedrals in the country, and it's one of the most beautiful. It is the center of the Colombo Archdiocese (Roman Catholic) and is more than 200 years old.
Mutwal's licensed Toddy Tavern is one of Colombo's few locations where you can grab a legal bowl of ra - that milky, lightly soda-flavoured coconut liquor.
This interesting temple in interesting Kotahena is a unique blend of Thai, colonial and local architecture. It's also the oldest Buddhist temple in Colombo.