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 buth kadey down Marine Drive in Colpetty. Quite popular, quite good.
Latheruma does a really tasty and cheap rice and curry lunch.
Upali's does affordable and tasty Sri Lankan food.
Curry Leaf is the Hilton's Sri Lankan restaurant, and their spread of local cuisine and fresh seafood is top notch. If you can afford the taxes, this is a must try.
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.
Taste of Asia is a very affordable favourite on Galle Road for hoppers and Jaffna food.
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 down Station Road, Bambalapitiya, that serves up some killer rice and curry.
Chop Chop does tasty, generous kottu all day, via drive through or delivery. Win.
Mithuro Cafe does good rice and curry for cheap, and we especially love their 'chicken pieces' rotti.
The new Kaema Sutra, moved from its previous premises in Arcade Independence to the plush Shangri La, still serves decent-ish food at high prices
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.
Praneetha is a small eatery that serves up a great rice and curry with the option of every kind of meat, from prawns to pork.
Tucked in a little road down Elvitigala Mawatha, Cafe 993 is a mix between a cafe and a Chinese-Sri Lankan resto.
For a quick lunch / dinner fix if you're in the vicinity!
Thoma; bewildering name, bewilderingly stupendous food.
Awesome backyard outdoor cafe to have a chill beer or hard with some delicious Sri Lankna Chinese.. at a view of a lake
One of the most affordable places in Ella to get your caffeine fix in Ella.
New est member of the cafe scene in Mount that does musty tasting subs and one of the best mango juices we've had in a long time.
To eat a real village type meal in a small chalet at river bank
A potential hidden treasure of a restaurant in the heart of Colombo 13 that could be great if they do something about their food.
HQ is one of the best places in Kandy to pop in for a bite. They've got great food for an affordable price tag, and a breathtaking view.
The cafe in the lobby of Ramada.
Superb rice and curry spot, that does some excellent breakfasts for a decent fare as well.
A real, Lake.. Paradise! Has an awesome place of plain rock to stay leisure and see Sigiriya & Pidurangala through the jungle, over the lake. And their service, food and comfortability of the cottages are…
A restaurant down Pagoda Road with a menu that doesn't leave a dent in your wallet.
Delivers great food to your doorstep for affordable prices!
Best place to get an accommodation around Sinharaja at a very low budget and highly recommended food & service.
An early bird in Hikkaduwa that does affordable breakfast.
Dilmah's newest venture into restauranting is in Flower Road.
An exciting range of authentic Malaysian food.
Colombo's first tiki bar. Their food and drinks are exceptionally good.
An assortment of restaurants in a brilliant al-fresco setting.
Awesome exterior & interior, service also. But main meals are? Even bakes & juices are good!
Your usual Indian restaurant minus the hubbub and a notch cosier!
A spot that does some solid short eats.