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.
56, Stratford Avenue, Colombo 6
Schakasz is a little cafe in Kirulapone exclusively for desserts. They've got everything from creme brulee to chocolate ganache cake, in large portions.
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.
131, Vijaya Kumaratunge Mawatha, Colombo 5
Simply Strawberries by Jagro is a great place for sugary, strawberry-centric desserts that are huge in portion size and high in quality.
Wellawaya Road, Ella
This is truly a chill spot with beanbags, good food, decent WiFi and really smart and friendly staff.
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.
Cinnamon Lakeside, 115 Sir Chittampalam A. Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 2
Royal Thai is a great celebratory option. With delicious food and impeccable service, it's definitely one of Colombo's reigning dining royalty.
45, Colombo Road, Negombo
The Grand is a little coffee shop along the bustling Colombo Road in Negombo. They serve really good drinks and some killer cheesecake for very decent prices.
95 Rosmead Place, Colombo 07
Dottie's is a charming English tea room serving up tea, fry-ups, and desserts on intricately delicate china and lace with a side of great service.
Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle
The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.
Camagni Ceylon, 504, R A De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03
A lovely cooking experience where you learn to make traditional Italian dishes in a stunning demo kitchen.
Panama Road, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay
A seasonal little cafe in Pottuvil's popular strip.
The Fortress Resort & Spa, Koggala, Habaraduwa, Galle
A beautiful beach front luxury resort past Galle.
57, Hospital Street, 00100 Colombo, Sri Lanka
One of Colombo's newest bars, complete with an amazing WTC view and eclectic menu.
61, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05
Calorie Counter with its emphasis on healthy eating was one of the best new additions to Colombo's restaurant scene in 2015. Now they've gone a step further and introduced a pretty comprehensive…
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.
Mabroc Bubble Tea, Liberty Plaza Food Court, Duplication Road, Colombo 03.
Great bubble tea, plenty of flavours, and super value for money.
12, Flower Road, Colombo 03
The old classic at a brand new spot.
No 34, 27th Lane, Colombo 03
Butter Boutique's finally got their own place and with it they've really stepped up their game. They offer wide range of cakes and desserts which were great, but what really caught us by surprise…
11, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07.
The Black Cat Café serves up amazing sandwiches, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. They're also a B+B.
2nd Floor, Liberty Arcade, Colombo 03
A delicious little shop by Bakes by Bella.
35, Poruthota Road, Negombo
A dedicated Negombo strip watering hole.
28, Church Street, Galle
One of the Fort's quintessential spots for accommodation and breakfast.
Scorching yet immensely flavourful, Tom Yum's version of its namesake dish has cemented…