4, Jayaratne Mawatha, Colombo 05
JU Caterers is an awesome rice & curry place - they combine tasteful ambience with bath kade prices.
Diyatha Uyana, Battaramulla
Panino makes excellent sandwiches. Filled with tasty ingredients, grilled, prepared with love. If you visit the Good Market each Thursday they're well worth a try. Otherwise they're a good choice…
Abdul Hameed Street, between Quarry Road and Oilman's Street
A street with a wide variety of food in the center of industrial Colombo. Find everything from mutton brain curry to devilled cuttlefish eggs.
Jetwing Kaduruketha, Wellawaya.
Jetwing K. is one of the latest hotels by the popular chain, with a stellar line up of food, and a very rural, agricultural set-up.
Jetwing Kaduruketha, Aluth Para, Wellawaya
Whipping up some mouthwatering Sri Lankan and Western/ Fusion cuisine, Kaduruketha's restaurant is elegant and mouthwatering.
Mahavihara Road, Ahanagama Kanda, Ahangama
The stylish former Three by TPV property, on the Down South coast.
No 8, Frankfurt Place, Colombo 04
A 100% veg restaurant serving North and South Indian food.
14, Deanstone Place, Colombo 03
Min Han (or Ming Han) is one of our favorite Chinese restaurants. It's cheap, super tasty and the waiter Wijapayala orders for you.
63, Pedlars Street, Fort, Galle
Poonie's Kitchen is a wonderful hidden oasis in the Galle Fort. They serve high quality desserts and deliciously prepared dishes at surprisingly good prices.
No. 02 Sulaiman Terrace, Colombo 05
Isso deals with isso. Curried isso, tossed isso, isso with roast paan, and isso with bathala chips. Yes.
200, Union Place, Colombo 2
FLOW is a restaurant at the Hilton Residences that serves up a variety of international and local cuisines.
Cinnamon Grand Colombo, 77, Galle Road, Colombo 3
Noodles at Cinnamon Grand offers one the most complete dining experiences around the city at a surprisingly affordable price point, while maintaining a high level service.
36 Power House Rd, Jaffna
If you're looking for a clean, charming and authentic meal in Jaffna, we highly recommend the vegetarian Malayalan Cafe.
Court Square, Galle Fort
The Good Market's foray into the historic Galle Fort.
11 Galle Face Terrace, Colombo 3
Colombo's fine dining Japanese restaurant Nihonbashi has recently turned their outdoor dining section into a 'Yakitori Garden' - a small, bamboo-framed nook serving skewered, charcoal-grilled entrails out in…
Arcade Independence Square, Clock Tower 1st Floor, Independence Square, Colombo 7
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…
75, Dickmans Road, Colombo 05
Tang Dynasty is one of the most authentic ones we've been to, the interior is amazing and the food is top notch.
Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle
The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.
Pegasus Reef, Palliyawatta, Wattala
An excellent seafood restaurant in a rather out-of-the-way location, paired with great service.
Ambewela, Sri Lanka
Warwick Gardens is a beautifully renovated Edwardian style bungalow nestled in the hills in Ambewela which encapsulates a perfect vacation in the hill country.
Udupila Road, Mirissa
Mirissa seems to love its roti, and no one does it better than No.1 Dewmini Roti Shop. It's a small, family-run restaurant that offers an impressive variety of dishes, along with some of the best…
24/2, 6th Lane, Nawala
Che Che's is a new home-based take-out venture specializing in Chinese dumplings and steamed buns. It may still be in its infancy, but their food is delicious and incredibly affordable. The only caveat…
314/1/A, Kollupitiya Road, Marine Drive, Colombo
A buth kadey down Marine Drive in Colpetty. Quite popular, quite good.
91 1st Ave, East Village, New York
Sigiri is a small but excellent Sri Lankan restaurant located in Manhattan, New York serving an authentic and impressive representation of Lankan cuisine.
Scorching yet immensely flavourful, Tom Yum's version of its namesake dish has cemented…
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