Schakasz is a little cafe in Kirulapone exclusively for desserts. They've got everything from creme brulee to chocolate ganache cake, in large portions.
This location is closed, their other locations (Kotte, Cotton Collection) are open. Simply Strawberries by Jagro is a great place for sugary, strawberry-centric desserts that are huge in portion size and…
The Bread Company is a great place for freshly baked bread, a wide range of fresh meat cuts, and meals like sandwiches and hotdogs.
A seasonal little cafe in Pottuvil's popular strip.
Ambrosia does baked goodies, but they're not a home baker. They're a company, but the stuff we had was made by a very skilled hand and given the special attention that only home bakers are known to…
Butter Boutique has moved now! They're officially setting up shop at Rosmead Place so we went to check them out.
Bakes by Bella has come a long way, from starting off as a little home baker to now having a full-blown delicatessen at Alfred House Avenue. They serve up a fantastic brunch menu in addition to a bunch…
Tasty Caterers is one of the better bakeries in Colombo. They've got a good range of savouries, and some of the best eclairs in the city.
The Coffee Bar by the Grand Hotel is probably the best coffee shop in Nuwara Eliya. They've got a chic little space and an accessible location to go along with some good food and great coffee.
It must be said that somewhere on the journey from family bakers to mega-chain standards fell. The cream buns nowadays just arent the same
Coffee Stop at the Cinnamon Grand serves high quality short-eats, sandwiches, cakes and confectionary. It's open til 2 AM every day.
The Anna Marie Bakery sounds like a place from a Beatrix Potter book. The food might as well be from the books too.
E-Cafe has a nineties - early 2000s vibe going on, burgers, desserts, coffee, drinks, and bready stuff. All of them pretty good.
Ah, Fab. It's been around longer than we can remember - since 1979 to be precise - and has consistently been keeping Colombo happy with their short eats, cakes and sweets.
Family Baker is arguably the best mainstream bakery in Mount Lavinia. They've got a great selection of both savories and sweets, which have been consistently tasty time and time again.
BreadTalk has been doing well since its inception despite all the "its-expensive!" cries, but anything for a posh pastry, right?
Dolce Vita is a rustic and snug little Italian restaurant / café which serves everything from breakfast menus to snazzy drinks, pizzas and gelato.
Paan Paan is an excellent bread shop off Duplication Road. They've got superb takes on European loaves and pastries.
Dolce Italia's Skelton Road outlet is a beautiful house-turned-restaurant with a warm ambience and some stellar dessert options. Their pizza is alright, too.
Fine Things has been part of Hilton for years now. They are the one-stop for cakes and chocolates along with anything sweet and fine.
Serves coffee, frappes, shakes, and a bunch of baked goodies.
Royal Bakery is an old timer from Colombo's original bakery scene, going way back to 1906. The shorteats and cakes are still pretty good, and they've expanded to serving rice and kottu too.
This not-so-little bakery is Ragama’s answer to Dinemore, McDonalds, Roots and KFC.
Meringue is a tiny little new bakery in Dehiwala run by a small group of folks. Their sweets are pretty good, but they need to offer more in terms of selection and probably have meringues in there as…
Sen Saal is another one of Colombo's quick eat places. LikeFab, they serve short eats, cakes, dessert and lamprais. Sen Saal is also a good example of the Sri Lankan love of making things more…
Fab is one of the older and more established bakeries in town. The franchise is well known for its cakes.
You'll be pleasantly surprised by the quality of the breads, biscuits and baked goods at this Jaffna bakery and cafe.
The Cake Factory has opened a small cafe on 5th Lane that offers a slightly limited range of their cakes and desserts. The cakes were so-so, but their cheesecake was the real winner.
Klassy is a really good pastry shop - reliable for savouries and milk toffees.
Little Star is a not-so-little bakery in Mount Lavinia with a reputation for their Sri Lankan sweets
Nice, cosy café with nice, recycled furniture and a shaded terrace.
A bakery/rice and curry place in Nugegoda that's sometimes mixed up with a bus route.
A home-based venture that does brownies without having to preorder.
The cafe in a ceramic store.
Tasty Caterers newest restaurant for all your lady-like brunching needs.
A home baker in Dehiwala that does the best baklava in Colombo.
The in-house dining/ coffee shop of Wonder Hotel Colombo.
A home baker dedicated to making a delectable range of doughnuts.
A cafe in the Omega Regency Hotel building where the Spice & Ice used to be.
Treats - Homemade Delights is a home baker in Nugegoda, who does some darn good brownies.
Off the coast of the Diyawanna Lake lies a train station, that's also a restaurant.
A homebaker that creates some delicious cakes & desserts with a fun twist.
A former Aryuvedic hospital at the 200-year-old colonial building now serves cocktails and pizza plus more.
Online platform where you can order your sourdough bread.
Superb rice and curry spot, that does some excellent breakfasts & rice and curries for a decent fare.
An average roadside bakery shop with below-average food.
Superb place to eat rice & curry and tasteful Sri Lanka Chinese.
A cafe in Nawala that's already (understandably) pretty popular in the area.
A bakery in Colombo 7 with the softest bread ever.
The late night Kottu, Rice & Hoppers star in the city Thalawathugoda
'O Leaf' is one of the best restaurant in Maharagama serving up a range of delicious Sri Lankan, Chinese & Western cuisines at an affordable price.
A cafe in Dehiwala that does some really good rice and some not so great coffee.
The lobby lounge at Marino Beach Colombo.
A tiny cafe in Nawam Mawatha with great chocolate milkshake.
A popular rice and curry buffet spot in Ratnapura, that does some excellent rice and curry for a decent fare.