A chilled out place in the heart of Colombo for a nibble and drink after work with friends, which doesn't require you to dress up or shell out serious dough.
&Co is a new pub and restaurant tucked in the Steuart Hotel behind Dutch Hospital. They serve up good, hefty pub fare in a spacious setting.
A small BBQ joint in Kottawa, grilling up some superb meats.
The Black Cat Café serves up amazing sandwiches, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. They're also a B+B.
A new place in Malabe for fine dining with an amazing rooftop view.
Sugarcube is the newest cafe to grace Duplication Road. With its cutesy and warm ambience, it was an instant favourite!
As the name suggests, Peri Peri Kukula specialises in spicy flame-grilled chicken along with some tasty sides.
The old classic at a brand new spot.
Dinemore's never struck me as an exceptional place. I've always enjoyed the food and found it tasty, but it's not the kind of place I'd actively choose to go to – it was more of an oh it's just round…
A charming little sandwich bar owned by the loveliest couple with delicious food.
Hebrew's Cafe is the newest entrant into CMB's cafe scene. They serve breakfast all day in addition to a range of sandwiches as well as coffee and smoothies.
Nice, cosy café with nice, recycled furniture and a shaded terrace.
A cozy bistro serving excellent coffee and multi-cuisine comfort food.
A cozy cafe serving breakfast all day.
The Bavarian has been around for ages, and is still hugely popular. Change can be a good thing but sometimes when you're doing something right, you should stick to it, and that's exactly what…
Dilmah's charming tea lounge in the shadow of Dutch Hospital is still going strong, with a range of hot and cold teas and little and large bites.
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.
Blue Tan is one of the restaurants in Heritance Negombo, a gigantic new luxury hotel along Poruthota Road.
Started off as a humble food truck, Street Burger now has a nice spot down Marine Drive, along with ample parking space.
Café Noir is the definition of good vibes and great coffee. For real.
Cheers at Cinnamon Grand has been a mainstay in Colombo's pub scene for a while now. The food sticks to the usual English Pub food, and they do a satisfying job with it though the service was pretty…
Camello is an ice cream shop in Wellawatte that used to be in Havelock Road.
Bubbly stuff and paninis and desserts.
The newest addition to the Lavinia Restaurant now serves Chinese, Indian and Sri Lankan food.