Shanmugas is one of the older and more reputed vegetarian Indian restaurants. They're definitely pricier than most places but the food is very good and the service is excellent.
Jeewa's is a great place at the Good Market to have some proper Sri Lankan wraps, roast paan or roti, for cheap.
Délicieux is a vegan home baker based roughly out of Nugegoda. Despite not using milk or eggs, she makes some tasty sweets.
Smokey's is a home baker that specializes in delicious brownies at easy prices - and they happen to be completely vegan too.
Crammed into a congested street in Pettah, Sri Suryas is an unassuming restaurant that serves a mean ghee dosa, among other things.
Milk & Honey has impressive healthy food options, and really pleasant ambience. Also some of the best brownies in the city.
Quick Thai serves up pretty good, filling Thai dishes at affordable prices.
Saraswathie Lodge is another pure-veg South Indian spot on Galle Rd in Bambalapitiya. The ambience isn't as charming as nearby Greenlands Hotel but the thosai is marginally better.
Shri Vani Vilas is pretty much an iconic landmark situated in Lafeer Mawatha, Messenger Street. Aside from holding the title of Dosa King, they also have a stellar menu that's chock full of delicious…
Paradise is a convenient vegetarian rice and curry stop next to the Sri Sambuddhatva Jayanthi Mandira. It's easy on the wallet and they've also got a juice bar.
Foodie Adventure is a home cook in Nawala that does take away and delivery. We tried a bunch of her stuff and pretty much all of it was amazing. Which isn't something we say often.
Krishna is a good vegetarian spot for rice and curry and the likes at the Arcade. They're run by the same guys who run Mathura.
Serving up a range of delicious Sri Lankan Chinese fare, their menu is all improved and affordable.
The Grind is a cute coffee shop at Union Place. They serve some brilliant coffee and beautiful food.
A little buth kade does some mediocre set menu rice and curry.
A great place to grab some good rice and curry, along with a killer fish curry.
A buth kadey which is a little fancier than your everyday buth kadey .
One of the best place in Kottawa to chill with some booze, and delicious Sri Lankan Chinese food.
A popular rice and curry spot in Pitakotte, that does some excellent rice and curry for a decent fare.
Oven stone baked fusion pizza to satisfy the Sri Lankan taste buds.
A family restaurant in Wellawatte serving biriyani, fried rice and kottu.
KAMU is a well-kept, streetside buth kadey in Maharagama, that dishes out a range of good rice and curries for an affordable price tag.
A popular rice and curry buffet spot in Ratnapura, that does some excellent rice and curry for a decent fare.
A wellness based restaurant in Sama Mawatha which really lives up to the title ' Wellness based.' In a good way.
The Bombay Brasserie Restaurant is a brand new cafe down Leyn Baan cross street in Galle. They've got some amazing food and their biriyani makes the place worth visiting.
Great place to have a delicious Sri Lankan buffet breakfast or lunch comfortably
Great please to have a delicious Chinese meal freely at an amazing lake view
The best place in Kottawa to chill with some booze, and delicious Sri Lankan Chinese food.
Shawarma.lk is a new shawarma joint in Thimbirigasyaya. They serve up some good shawarma and have breakfast platter options, too!
Good place for snacks & short eats, but other food are ?
Good place to have a delicious Sri Lankan buffet with a beautiful view.
Vasantha Bhavan and their sister restaurant Ponnusamy have opened adjoining outlets at Narahenpita and have been running for a while now. Here's what it's like to have a meal there.
The popular Banana Leaf has opened a new branch to the suburbs of Maharagama. They do some mean chicken biriyani, lamb and mutton curries - among other things.
KIKU Colombo is yet another addition to the city's abundance of concept cafes. We dropped in to visit, and man, the ambience here is 10/10.
Great place to booze with delicious food under low budget
A place which waste your time due to very infernal service, but food is absolutely tasty.