As far as safe bets go, Bayleaf is right up there. Good Italian fare at not too exorbitant prices, and a rather extensive menu to choose from.
A spot in Kottawa known for their Lankan take on Chinese food, and booze to pair them with.
New rooftop Italian fine dining restaurant behind Gangaramaya Temple
A great little place on Piliyandala - Horana Road serving up some delicious thin crust pizza from a wood-fired oven.
Serving a wide range of cuisines, El Janah is a popular spot at Mount Lavinia. Their food isn't super authentic, but quite worth the affordable price tag.
A front-yard garden BBQ cafe mainly focused on take-away.
An online store that delivers Italian and French cured meats, cheeses, and more around Colombo.
The Pizza Bakery is from India, and specialised in crafting up Neapolitan style pizza with homemade sourdough bread.
Pizza Hut's stuff isn't half bad, and their desserts are actually quite great, but the portions don't justify the prices.
Beautiful interior and just it!
A new multi-cuisine restaurant in Kollupitiya.
Probably the cheapest place in Colombo to get a pizza that really isn't all that bad!
A beautiful gallery to have great authentic Sri Lankan food and Italian cuisine.
Starbeans Ocean Restaurant & Cafe is yet another good restaurant in Galle, offering a bunch of good food, alongside the beautiful views of the down south coastline.
A large and full-service luxury beach resort on the idyllic Southern Coast.
Belmio is a pizzeria in Thalawatugoda that serves up easily the best pizza in the area. They also deliver fast.
Giovanni's is a little Italian pizza place run by a chef who uses his own recipes, and serves fresh from a clay oven.
Gelato down Pedlar's Street
Lounge 171 is the coffee house of the popular One Seven One Restaurant at Maharagama. They've got great food, good coffee and the nicest ambience.
The newly opened Cakes and Bakes Café has been creating some hype so we wanted to see if the new restaurant would also have the potential to succeed in the future.
Flamingo Restaurant (which has been around forever) serves up an interesting mix of cuisines ranging from Arabic, Western, Italian and Sri Lankan.
Cafe Shaze is another one of Colombo's many cafe-restaurant-lounges. They serve the usual Western dishes, mocktails and coffees - the food is alright and it's pretty much on par with other cafes.
Rocco's newest outlet down Gregory's Road.
Prego is an Italian restaurant in Negombo. Although the prices are high, the food is quite authentic and the ambience is chilled out.