Taprobane's dinner buffet is pretty awesome. For just Rs. 2200, the spread's large and the food's top quality. Highlights? Their egg hoppers and their chocolate fudge.
FLOW is a restaurant at the Hilton Residences that serves up a variety of international and local cuisines.
The VOC is a one of the best places in the city to get lamprais, and we've heard their burgers are pretty good too.
Taste of Asia is a very affordable favourite on Galle Road for hoppers and Jaffna food.
Mithuro Cafe does good rice and curry for cheap, and we especially love their 'chicken pieces' rotti.
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.…
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.
Upali's does affordable and tasty Sri Lankan food.
Cafe On The 5th has been a local favourite for years, serving tasty food in a comfortable al fresco style atmosphere. Their quality has taken a nose-dive recently, though.
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.
Formerly known as Walkers Cafe, The Canteen hasn't changed much at all but their hoppers are excellent.
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
To eat a real village type meal in a small chalet at river bank
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 spot that does some solid short eats.
Good Sri Lankan Chinese food to try specially variations of kottu.
Superb rice & curry place, specially to have a good black pork curry
Awesome Boho campsite with a warm welcome, superb view and lot of things to do at a very less price
Essentially a walauwa converted into a restaurant, Mahagedara in Wattala does an assortment of Sri Lankan, Asian and Western fare.
You must think twice before go!
Comfortable tree houses with a superb jungle view in Habarana. Calm & green wilderness at a true Elephant corridor.
Taste delicious Sri Lankan & Sri Lankan Chinese food at an attractive view of lake and paddy fields
Sahal is the newest high-end Sri Lankan restaurant in town.
Everything for your leisure is at one place. It's Randiya Epiliya!
Curry Pot Restaurant is the newest rice and curry/ everything venture down Marine Drive.
Awesome Petti Kade to taste a delicious Sri Lankan village type rice & curry.
Situated at the border of Habarana national park. One of the best place to watch elephants in a walking distance.
A stall in Colombo Good Market that does some healthy juices in the most delicious way.
Cimply Yummy is a pretty rad place to get kottu in Kotte, just because they have the option of getting Bacon Kottu.
Maha Gedara is a popular buth kadey in Mount Lavinia.
A good place to tasteful Sri Lanka Chinese.
Superb rice and curry spot, that does some excellent breakfasts & rice and curries for a decent fare.
Culture Colombo is a Sri Lankan themed restaurant.They offer classic, Lankan favourites prepared with a gourmet approach to quality and execution.
The late night Kottu, Rice & Hoppers star in the city Thalawathugoda
Hoppa is a cute little place inside Galle Fort that does hoppers all day, every day, in many interesting ways.