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.
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.
Court Square, Galle Fort
The Good Market's foray into the historic Galle Fort.
Oshella is a home cook who specializes in chocolatey desserts. Literally everything we tried was excellent, but her eclairs in particular were the best we've had in Colombo.
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…
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.
The Fortress Resort & Spa, Koggala, Habaraduwa, Galle
A beautiful beach front luxury resort past Galle.
29A, Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Kandy.
Quirky name, location with a near-aerial view of the city, and great food, more people need to know about Slightly Chilled.
Aratenna Estate, Kandy, Sri Lanka
A luxury wellness retreat overlooking Knuckles.
Cape Weligama, Abimanagama Road, Weligama
One of the island's top luxury getaways.
4th Floor, Clique, 505, Union Place, Colombo 2
COi is a creative restaurant by one of Sri Lanka's best young chefs. Get ready for heavy hits of umami and some unusual combinations of Sri Lankan ingredients and Japanese style.
Nuga Tree Car Park, Colombo Racecourse, Colombo 07
Jeewa's is a great place at the Good Market to have some proper Sri Lankan wraps, roast paan or roti, for cheap.
317/1, Gemunu Mawatha, Kiribathgoda
Dodol is a difficult dessert to find easily in Colombo shops - so we were ecstatic to find one that not only makes some but delivers dodol to your home.
506, New Galle Road, Weligama
A funky little boutique hotel on the beautiful Weligama beach strip.
De Fonseka Road, near Vajira Junction
Latheruma does a really tasty and cheap rice and curry lunch.
Super affordable and super yum!
Pudding paradise... or pudding pandemonium?
Breakfast at Ceylon Tea Moments is absolutely spiffing.
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