Ensconced in a great banyan tree in the heart of Colombo’s entertainment district, Nuga Gama serves signature Sinhala cuisine, escapism and enchantment. To have dined there is to have glimpsed at…
A seasonal little cafe in Pottuvil's popular strip.
House of Lonali is an ethical local brand owned by Lonali Rodrigo. They feature some unique and fresh designs.
Upali's does affordable and tasty Sri Lankan food.
Room Service is one of the more efficient delivery services around. Their delivery charges are higher than most others but they deliver from some high profile restaurants that you can't get otherwise.
Providing the city with crispy white hoppers and tongue burning katta sambol for well over 60 years, Green Cabin is one of Colombo's older, more venerable eating establishments.
The Vu is the rooftop restaurant at The Beach in Negombo. It may be a new venture, but the food is good, the service is excellent and as you'd expect, the view is spectacular.
Lunu Ambula, on Thimbirigasyaya Road, is a buth kade with a rustic feel. Some are decent, others are outstanding.
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.
Mythi's is a small streetside restaurant on Fife Road that offers arguably the best black pork curry in Colombo, along with a killer rice and curry.
Shamrock is a new Irish pub that’s opened up alongside Red Snapper. We’re not huge fans of their club area, but the lounge at the back makes for a cozy hangout spot, plus, they serve up…
Mithuro Cafe does good rice and curry for cheap, and we especially love their 'chicken pieces' rotti.
Kaema Sutra at Arcade Independence Square is chef Dharshan Munidasa's latest venture, which promises Contemporary Sri Lankan cuisine. The food is quite good if a bit expensive.
JU Caterers is an awesome rice & curry place - they combine tasteful ambience with bath kade prices.
Palmyrah has long been one of the best places in the city for Sri Lankan food. They've expanded well into Western and Indian too, the food is great, and it's also a comfy, quiet, chilled space to dine at.…
The Yarl Eat House is perhaps Sri Lanka's best street-diner, serving spicy crab, prawns, mutton and cuttlefish along with a solid rice and curry, all for a reasonable price.
Mayura Hotel serves great rice and curry on banana leaves, and excellent Jaffna crab.
Anilana is one of Pasikuda's big beachside hotels. They've got killer ambience late in the evening, and they do a very good Jaffna crab curry.
All your favorite food, vegan and healthy!
A premium patisserie with a range of super interesting desserts and short-eats.
Probably the only place in Colombo which serves up authentic Belgian Waffles.
Bella's Kitchen is a breakfast delivery service that delivers sandwiches with difference fillings everyday.
The brand new Mövenpick Hotel Colombo's all-day dining restaurant.
A multi-cuisine cafe that showcases everything from fresh seafood to Oro 1889's Neapolitan pizza.
Hotel Nippon reopens and brings back their famed mutton rolls and other delicacies at the KAFÉ
The Hilton's brand new multi-cuisine restaurant and buffet.
A small buth kadey down St.Michael's Road in Kollupitiya. Less variety nevertheless the food is of good quality.
A street-food joint in a compact, graffitied space in Colpetty.
A great place for a quick lunch or dinner.
A popular spot in Malabe where you can drop in for a fine quick bite.
An online boutique that specialises in organic spices, rice and coconut products.
A funky (and very popular) new restaurant in London serving up hoppers. Yes, our Lankan hoppers.
Summer Set is known for their Kottu, and is one of the places to drop into for a quick bite in Kandy.
The only one place to do camping at Meemure with awesome package including 3 meals & 2 adventures
Awanhala is a restaurant down Galle Road that gets jam-packed during lunch and dinner hours.
Good place to go with family. But not a great place to booze
A nice place to have Srilankan cuisine at any time of the day.
Somewhere in the heart of Nugegoda, by the highway, there's a shop that serves up some amazing rice and curry. We went to check them out for lunch because why not?
A nice place to get booze in the evening at beach, Cabanas with Thai & Chinese Bites.
An average dining place at Malabe with reasonable prices.
A good place to booze with delicious food, pool games and calm chat.
Home-delivered Sri Lankan Lamprais.
මගේ බර්ගර් එකත් කොත්තුවට දෙවනි නෑ. අවුල තියෙන්නෙ ඒකෙ සයිස් එක නිසා කන්නෙ කොහොමද…
An outdoor beachfront restaurant in Negombo.
A small eatery at Kollupitiya junction, that serves up good Lamprais, rice and curry items.
A place where you can order Knorr recipes sets online, to make your own meals.
A food joint at Liberty Plaza Food Court, with decent prices and portions. They serve rice and curry items in clay pots, which is cool.
Hondahitha is name synonymous with great curd around the Colombo suburbs. This is their little cafe in Kohuwala which has some great waffles for cheap.
කැන්වෙල් එකේ පල්ලෙහා තියෙන පප්පා බාර් එක හැරුණාම උඩ තට්ටුවෙ ඒ. සී. කරපු…
Shangri-La's first foray into Sri Lanka, a full-service resort in the Deep South.
A plethora of breakfast and brunch options ranging from Sri Lankan, Arab, and British to Italian dishes.
Apparently built among the ruins of a Dutch fortalice, the Closenberg Hotel is an exquisite Colonial structure dating back to the 1800s.