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Schakasz

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.

Good Market (Galle)

Court Square, Galle Fort

The Good Market's foray into the historic Galle Fort.

The Grand – Espresso Bar

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.

Italian Cooking with Valentina

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.

English Cake Company

Diyatha Uyana, Battaramulla

The English Cake Company makes some amazing sweets and savories. It's run by a home baker and her family and they make really tasty sweets like brownies, lemon and blueberry cake, passion…

Bit Bake Bar (Arugam Bay)

Panama Road, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay

A seasonal little cafe in Pottuvil's popular strip.

The Cricket Club Cafe

12, Flower Road, Colombo 03

The old classic at a brand new spot.

Butter Boutique

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…

Black Cat Café

11, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07.

The Black Cat Café serves up amazing sandwiches, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. They're also a B+B.

Earl’s Passikudah

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…

Flamingo Restaurant

11, Upatissa Road, Colombo 4

Flamingo Restaurant (which has been around forever) serves up an interesting mix of cuisines ranging from Arabic, Western, Italian and Sri Lankan.

Down Town Rotti Hut (Ella)

Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella

රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…

Zip Sip Delivery App

A local app that delivers alcohol, mixers, and more within an hour.

Cafe ROMANI (First Look)

High Level road, Delkanda, Nugegoda

A nice Place to booze having Juice.

Coffee Bar (Grand Hotel, NE)

Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya

The Coffee Bar by the Grand Hotel is probably the best coffee shop in Nuwara Eliya. They've got a chic little space and an accessible location to go along with some good food and great coffee.

Coffee Stop (CInnamon Grand)

Cinnamon Grand, 77 Galle Road, Colombo 3

Coffee Stop at the Cinnamon Grand serves high quality short-eats, sandwiches, cakes and confectionary. It's open til 2 AM every day.

Cafe Kumbuk

60, Horton Place, Colombo 7

Simple and healthy, Kumbuk does everything right with local, seasonal and organic ingredients.

Palmyrah (Hotel Renuka)

328, Hotel Renuka, Galle Road, Colombo 3

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.…

Bliss Lounge

No 9A Duplication Road, Colombo 04.

Bliss lounge is a Mediterranean sheesha lounge which serves Italian and burgers, among other things.

Sanekvin Restaurant & Bar

No. 13, Galle Road, Ambalangoda.

හීනියට ලියල බැදපු කුකුල් මස් කෑලි, සොසේජස් කෑලි, තම්බපු ඉස්සො, බැදපු තෝර මාළු…

BreadTalk (Park Street)

No 33, Park Street, Colombo 02

BreadTalk has been doing well since its inception despite all the "its-expensive!" cries, but anything for a posh pastry, right?

Paradise Road Cafe

213, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 7

Paradise Road Cafe is one of our favourite haunts, cocooned in a small, white, quiet space atop a lovely store full of antiques and art. The food and coffee are very good, and it's an excellent book nook.…

Jetwing Lighthouse Club

Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle

Like the famous Jetwing Lighthouse - but fancier.

The Island Coffee Shop

158 Galle Road, Bambalapitiya

The Island Coffee shop is so utterly charming and captures perfectly the spirit of a Colombo that is now slipping from the collective memory - an age where nothing was imported and everything had to…