VU Restobar is a wonderful rooftop bar at the Best Western Hotel. They serve up some great food, their drinks aren't too shabby and the view is breathtaking.
An Italian restaurant on Negombo's popular hotel strip (Porutota Road).
The Sugar Bistro & Wine Bar has set up shop amongst the swanky cafes in the newly revamped ODEL foodcourt.
Cinnamon Grand's Tea Lounge promises 'an elevated tea experience unlike any other in Colombo.'
A local app that delivers alcohol, mixers, and more within an hour.
A large and full-service luxury beach resort on the idyllic Southern Coast.
The old classic at a brand new spot.
Cheap, yet not-so-dodgy place to sip a beer while staring at metro coastline of Moratuwa.
A beautiful beach front luxury resort past Galle.
The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.
A bar and restaurant that's great for its ambiance if you live in Nawala.
One of the island's oldest and grandest colonial properties.
Owned by the Ceylon Hotel Corporation, the Grand Ella has a great view, okay service, and mediocre food.
Mirage Colombo's restaurant with Chef Lloyd's signature pizza, fish and chips and intercontinental fare.
One of the Fort's quintessential spots for accommodation and breakfast.
FLOW is a restaurant at the Hilton Residences that serves up a variety of international and local cuisines.
Cannon is a bar in the Galle Dutch Hospital. Great location, OK food and drink.
The Living Room is a cool place to have a drink in the Galle Fort.
Cafe Francais is the only and best French restaurant in Colombo. It's expensive but really high quality dining.
House Of Wines is a new place down Flower Road which focuses only on wine and champagne. They have a thoughtful and well-curated selection of wines with a good amount of affordable ones in the mix.
A chilled out place in the heart of Colombo for a nibble and drink after work with friends, which doesn't require you to dress up or shell out serious dough.
The Long Bar at Water's Edge has lovely location and pretty good food and drinks
Loon Tao, roughly meaning "Way of the Dragon" has lost its claim as a top contender in the Chinese restaurant racket.
Ginza Hohsen is back to life in an all-new location down Galadari Hotel.