No. 11 Galle Face Court 2, Colombo 3
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…
Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle
The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.
57, Hospital Street, 00100 Colombo, Sri Lanka
One of Colombo's newest bars, complete with an amazing WTC view and eclectic menu.
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.
12, Flower Road, Colombo 03
The old classic at a brand new spot.
1/41 Wasala Road, Dehiwala
When it comes to value for money, The Station is pretty difficult to beat. They tick all the right boxes with their ambience, service and food.
103, Pasikudah road, Kalkudah
The warm reception we received on arriving at Earl's was an early indication of how good a time we were going to have there. Only a short walk away from Passikudah beach, this friendly and…
103, Passikudah, Kalkudah, Batticaloa
Machang is a great place to get your booze on out there on the Pasikudah strip, with large space and a single strip of concrete tables on the side that was open to the sky.
154, Kynsey Road, Colombo 08.
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.
418. Pannipitiya Road, Pelawatte, Battaramulla
The Flower Drum in Pelawatte sits on top of HSBC Bank and Perera and Sons; a small and convenient restaurant for the occasional dinners with friends or family, although probably not the most ideal place to…
Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella
රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…
A local app that delivers alcohol, mixers, and more within an hour.
220 Galle Road, Mount Lavinia
The Lion Pub has the best entrance of any bar in Colombo and really cheap beer and good food in large portions
No. 34, New Galle road, Idama, Moratuwa.
හැබැයි මම නම් කියන්නෙ සති අන්තයෙ දවසක පවුලේ උදවියත් එක්ක මොරටුවෙ ස්ටීම් බෝට්…
No. 71/1/1, Main Street, Kalutara South.
හොඳට වායු සමනය කරල තියෙන භෝජනාගාරයේ ඇතුලෙන් බාර් එකේ පිවිසුම තියෙන එක නම්…
2, Victoria Place, Elivitiala Mawatha (Baseline Rd), Colombo 8
Flower Gate is a new and very welcome addition to the Sri Lankan Chinese food scene. They may be relatively unknown, but theirs was some of the best Chinese we've had in a while.
No. 13, Galle Road, Ambalangoda.
හීනියට ලියල බැදපු කුකුල් මස් කෑලි, සොසේජස් කෑලි, තම්බපු ඉස්සො, බැදපු තෝර මාළු…
Warahena Bentota, Bentota, Sri Lanka.
වෙරළට ළං වෙන්න හදල තියෙන බාර් එකයි ඒක වටේට තියෙන පොල් අතු හට්…
Cinnamon Grand, Shri Uttarananda Road, Colombo 3
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…
50A Lighthouse Street, Galle Fort, Galle
The Living Room is a cool place to have a drink in the Galle Fort.
Galle Dutch Hospital, Hospital Street, Galle Fort, Galle
The Tuna & The Crab is a mainly Japanese restaurant run by Sri Lanka's top chef Dharshan Munidasa in the Galle Fort. The quality is reliable but not game-changing, and the prices are high.
11, Pitaramba, Bentota
Uncomplicated, tasty food and fresh icy Lion beer in a sleepy coastal town.
No. 74, Beach Rd, Eththukala, Negombo
Sherry Land is a restaurant and pub in Negombo that offers one of the best cocktail menus we've come across in recent times, with some good food to boot.
No 16, Lady De Soyza Road, Uyana, Moratuwa.
Cheap, yet not-so-dodgy place to sip a beer while staring at metro coastline of Moratuwa.
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