Chutneys serves good South Indian fare, with a menu neatly divided between the four Southern states' vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisines. The food is quite authentic, with brilliant quality…
Shanmugas is one of the older and more reputed vegetarian Indian restaurants. They're definitely pricier than most places but the food is very good and the service is excellent.
Chana's has been gaining popularity for sometime now and it's easy to see why. They do a pretty good take on North Indian cuisine and their biriyani is one of the best in town.
Navratna, the Taj's Indian restaurant, is one of the few great places in the city for an authentic Indian dining experience.
Indian Chaat Corner is a tiny barely-noticeable restaurant that specializes in Indian street food. The chaat is still pretty good, and they've got a nicer interior now.
Agra is another one of those rare fine dining Indian restaurants in Colombo. They're not cheap but we think their food is definitely worth the price.
Flavors is Galadari Hotel's Indian restaurant. Their food is actually pretty decent, but the ambience, or rather the lack of it makes you want to wrap up your meal as fast as possible.
If you're having people over and don't want to cook or just having a family meal, we highly recommend Pot Biriyani for takeaway or delivery. It's run by a friendly family and they make…
Indian Summer is a slightly expensive Indian restaurant, with a great ambience.
Thalis has kept to themselves over the years, so they're easy to miss if you're around Park road. They serve up some wonderful North and South Indian food fare, and are well worth a visit.
Kandoori is an Indian restaurant that serves just biriyani and other Indian food.
Mango Tree is a hugely popular Indian restaurant on Dharmapala Mawatha, serving mainly North Indian cuisine. The food is very rich, and quite good.
Maharaja Palace is one of the few fine dining Indian restaurants in Colombo. The prices are high but the portions are actually quite large now. Their food was always pretty good and it…
Mathura is a decent Indian vegetarian restaurant that has been around Colombo for years, but now at a new location.
Ever been to one of those places where you ate so much, you had to just stop and rest a bit? Those kind of places are harder to come by now since food in general is too expensive,…
Amaravathi is a non-vegetarian South Indian restaurant located on a narrow street off the Galle road, serving great thosas, thalis and one of the country's best biriyanis.
Tasty Caterers' new cafe in Pitakotte.
Royal Biriyani's new place isn't that far away from the old one, but has better dining capacity.
Gulab jamun, choco jamun and more!
A tiny hut that serves almond curated refreshments.
A delivery and takeaway spot in Nugegoda.
A ghost kitchen that does some super authentic Indian food.
Delicious Pot Biriyani for takeaway or delivery. Well presented and generous biriyani, among other things.
A tea stall down Jaya Road with some excellent Saffron Tea.
A restaurant serving the best of Indian food.
A little tea hut down Duplication Road, Bombay Chaiwala does superb chai and snacks.
The Central at Shangri-La Colombo has a buffet that takes you on a culinary tour around the globe.
The Colombo branch of the popular local dosa chain.
A charming little tea room in Wellawatte, Colombo Chaiwala does excellent chai and delicious beef samosa, among other things.
A food truck down Marine Drive, Chaiwala makes the best chai in Colombo.
Gi-Gi Flavours is an affordable option for some fine Sri Lankanised Chinese food in Colombo.
Elite Family Restaurant, previouly known as Elite Indian Restaurant, now has a branch in Pelawatte.
Not a better place to have Indian food...
A popular Indian restaurant serving mainly North Indian cuisine. The food is very rich, and quite good.
A restaurant down W.A Silva Mawatha, specialised in Indian and Sri Lankanised Chinese fare.
The chicken and mutton were excellent. And the biriyani rice too.
Good Indian restaurant to taste some South Indian vegetarian food.
The food aspect of the leading supermarket chain, SPAR.
A restaurant by The Barnhouse Studio that serves up some epicurean dishes in their most unique ambience.
A well-known restaurant and bakery in Maharagama.