Gindara is a bomb of a buth kadey in Nawala.
A cafe in Nawala that's already (understandably) pretty popular in the area.
A little buth kade does some mediocre set menu rice and curry.
A studio gallery in Kotte displaying art by artist Mahen Chanmugam.
Located down Nawala Road, The Coffee Rooms is a fairly new venture that plays host to three different affairs - meeting room, kid's play room and a cafe.
A restaurant specialized in pork-based dishes.
Box-O-Noodles does all-day noodles in many interesting ways, and they do it well.
Kottulabs.lk does some good kottu in many interesting ways. You can place your orders through their neat website, and they deliver to your doorstep.
A one-stop shop for homeware, electricals, paint, etc
One of Colombo's most popular coffee shops has opened up in Nawala.
A new Thai place adjoining Steam Boat and Naniyori in Nawala.
An Indian vegetarian restaurant with an extensive menu of North and South Indian cuisine.
The Keells in Nawala is relatively big and has good parking space.
They literally wax everything imaginable off.
A bar and restaurant that's great for its ambiance if you live in Nawala.
Big Mama's does Dutch food like lamprais, bolofiado, fougeti and olliebollen with a Sri Lankan twist.
A home baker who specializes in something other than cupcakes and cookies.
Foodie Adventure is a home cook in Nawala that does take away and delivery. We tried a bunch of her stuff and pretty much all of it was amazing. Which isn't something we say often.
Jeorgie's is a new burger place in Nawala - the burgers are huge (and not so healthy), and the fruit smoothies are amaze.
Peking Palace in Nawala serves up some decent Sri Lankanized Chinese cuisine at an accessible location.
The Sweeter Side is another home baker - the prices are fine, the cakes are a bit bread-texture, we like the fudge brownies.
We heard good things about Spicy Cabin, but our experience simply wasn't that good.
Ace Pub is a great rooftop bar located above the Steam Boat/Naniyori restaurant building in Nawala. It's got a lovely view of the city at night and they serve reasonably priced drinks, inoffensive…
Sovereign German Restaurant is pretty good. They serve extremely hearty German fare in a kitschy but welcoming location in Nugegoda.