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.
12, Flower Road, Colombo 03
The old classic at a brand new spot.
337A, Galle Road, Mount Lavinia.
Tiny fruit juice parlor at Mount Lavinia that serves juices for a very cheap price. They use the fresh produce of Ebagawa Estate.
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.…
34A Bagatalle Road, Colombo 3
Mitsi's Cafe was one of those hidden gems we uncovered in 2013. One year down the line, the food is still good, the service is friendly and the desserts are exceptional.
297 A, Galle Road, 297 Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
A tiny fast food joint that serves food for a really low cost.
Sri Lanka’s favourite submarine is probably that at Dinemore. This fast food franchise has been around for quite a while, and by the looks of it they’ve expanded and opened up many…
Global Towers Hotel, 11, Station Avenue, Marine Drive, Wellawatta, Colombo 06
A budget restaurant with fine food and nice view.
24 Fife Road, Colombo 5
Hansa Coffee is a great place for original Hansa coffee and chocolate, and brownies. It's an affordable, cosy coffee lounge.
No 258, Messenger Street, Colombo 12
This saivar kade does some killer dishes and has earned street cred for being the best in Colombo.
No 289/C Pannipitiya Road, Pelawatta, Battaramulla,
It was my first time stepping into Juiceez in Battaramulla, or any of their branches for that matter. I was expecting nothing more than just a cash counter and a little stall serving juice - like…
No. 04, Pannipitiya Road, Battaramulla
The newest addition to the Lavinia Restaurant, now serves Indian and Sri Lankan food.
Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway, Nuwara Eliya
Adma Agro in Nuwara Eliya is well known for their fresh strawberries and strawberry products. The store itself isn't in the best shape, but thankfully their desserts are still pretty tasty.
65, Thimbirigasaya, Colombo 5
Cafe Shaze is another one of Colombo's many cafe-restaurant-lounges. They serve the usual Western dishes, mocktails and coffees - the food is alright and it's pretty much on par with other cafes.
282, R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03
The Spectrum, formerly known as the Coco Fresh Bar, is a small waffle bar at the Liberty Arcade. The waffles are quite ordinary but they do a solid Milo shake.
196, Castle Street, Colombo 08
Vivace is a new, relatively unknown coffee lounge by The Fab. They've got a chic space but both the food and drinks were underwhelming.
16, Flower Road, Colombo 03
Yumi Cake is a cute little restaurant that serves awesome desserts - chocolate fudge lovers, this is your haven.
Basement, Liberty Plaza, R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03
Located at the basement of Liberty Plaza, the food court houses restaurants catering to different cuisines.
Galle Road, Colombo 04
Lil' Orbits is an awesome place to go to for your sugar cravings. The prices are alright and the chocolate sauce is gold.
32, Kinross Avenue, Marine Drive, Colombo 6.
Right on Marine Drive, Marrybrown is a cheaper option for fried chicken and burgers. They're generous with their mayo, and their chicken is all about the crispy skin.
No. 23/2, Ramakrishna Road, Wellawatta, Colombo 06
An average, tiny coffee place down Ramakrishna Road, Wellawatta.
53, Church Street, Galle Fort, Galle
An attic converted into a cafe, The Stairway is a new spot in the Fort run by a resident. Good rice and curry.
225, Visakha Road (at the Galle Road end), Galle Road, Colombo 04
Bombay Sweet Park is a small easily accessible shop in Bamba that does very good samosas and milkshakes - they've also got sweets and rice and curry.
362, Galle Road, Colombo 03
From what we experienced, the Baskin Robbins on Galle Road is run-down and not a good value for money. They managed to disappoint us in pretty much every department, while charging us Rs. 1400 for…