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.
Dilmah's charming tea lounge in the shadow of Dutch Hospital is still going strong, with a range of hot and cold teas and little and large bites.
Bubbly stuff and paninis and desserts.
The Heladiv Tea Club does a relatively affordable range of tasty waffles, sandwiches and teas at the Dutch Hospital. You can also get a decent bottle of wine here for just Rs. 2000.
Basically a place to have tea with a sweet Japanese auntie. They also sell well-chosen tea leaves. No food unless she gives you a biscuit.
You can buy tea powder or tea leaves here, as well as sit down and have a cuppa. They've also got a small selection of pastries at times.
Tea Breeze is Mackwood's tea bar. They have decent teas, and good waffles.
Closed now. Rama's Tea House is a new... something in Battaramulla, near the Kotte Road turn-off. I saw something because it's a weird and not entirely satisfying mix of tea house and English pub.
Tea Avenue is a very cosy stop on Barnes Place to have a good cup of flavoured tea and some bready goods. The prices are good and the ambience is suited for all kinds of meetups.
A cafe with a tropical vibe.
A coffee stop with a relaxed ambience tucked away in Kalubowila suburbs.
Probably the cheapest place in Colombo to get a pizza that really isn't all that bad!
The newest branch of Sri Sai Bhavan in Kohuwala that serves vegetarian, South Indian foods.
A restaurant in Boralesgamuwa that takes our normal food and makes it vegan.
The cafe in a ceramic store.
The residential Japanese restaurant at Water's Edge.
Your solution to expensive breakfasting when in Weligama.
Rocco's newest outlet down Gregory's Road.
Tasty Caterers newest restaurant for all your lady-like brunching needs.
Brew 1867 By Dilmah, is a popular grab-and-go restaurant in Colombo.
A tiny cafe adjoining Kandygs Handloom, that does a good cup of coffee along with some great sandwiches.
Blackout Restaurant & Cafe is Colombo's first and only rugby themed cafe.
A small resto on Park Road serving up good bubble tea and snacks.
Have a Highland pasteurized milk bottle with tasteful Sri Lankan style rice & curry
Awesome Petti Kade to taste a delicious Sri Lankan village type rice & curry.
Located on the rooftop of the building where Habibiz Sri Lanka, they serve shisha as well as some good food.
The Brown Bean Coffee has opened their 3rd permanent outlet down Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, right in front of Colombo Public Library.
Clock Inn Colombo is one of the biggest budget hostels in Colombo.
The lounge at the Movenpick lobby.
Café La Défense has a new outlet in Bambalapitiya, down Kotelawala Avenue.
The newest addition to Java Lounge roster by the Nawala RD that hopes to provide the same experience we've come to expect from the coffee house chain
A new resto in Moratuwa that serves up some excellent Asian Fusion for an unbelievably affordable price.
Heladiv Tea Club has managed their way towards a new branch down Bagatalle Road, replacing Cafè Alfresco.