A dedicated Negombo strip watering hole.
JU Caterers is an awesome rice & curry place - they combine tasteful ambience with bath kade prices.
Casserole Restaurant is arguably the most popular family restaurant at Mount Lavinia, that dishes out some good Western and Chinese infused dishes for a decent fare.
Probably the best buth kade you'll find around Boralesgamuwa.
Jetwing K. is one of the latest hotels by the popular chain, with a stellar line up of food, and a very rural, agricultural set-up.
Carnival is a Sri Lankan institution, serving not great but cheap ice cream in an accessible and interesting location.
A great place to eat delicious, authentic Sri Lankan rice & curry.
Considered the only proper dine-in experience in Batticaloa, their Indian food is pretty good.
Occupying the former Agra bar, Shimmer, the Manchester dons the mantle of the previously Indian themed space, changing pretty much nothing except its name.
Trainspotter at Global Towers is one of the few restaurants that's open 24 hours a day. Unfortunately, the entire experience is mediocre at best.
Empire Cafe is a little restaurant-cum-cafe housed inside the Olde Empire Hotel, a 200 year old building, right next to the Dalada Maligawa in Kandy. It's a popular tourist hangout, is surprisingly affordable,…
A good drink, bites and lively conversation all tucked away in Colombo 5 – this is really the club for Colombo’s gentlemen of class and distinction.
Robata is Mövenpick's Japanese restaurant serving a range of contemporary Japanese cuisine, along with some excellent yakitori and grills.
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.
A spot in Kottawa known for their Lankan take on Chinese food, and booze to pair them with.
De Vos Cafe (aptly named) down De Vos Avenue is a resto adjoining the newest boutique hotel in town - Talo Urban.
Apart from its pool, Otter's strikes this delightful yet confusing mix between being simultaneously family-friendly and being a good place for chaps after work to put a manly arrack session.
Home of the best beef samosa. Gadaby is perfect for your short eat fix on the East Coast.
An awesome place for pure vegetarians.
Cafe Kumbuk takes over at Urban Island.
Biriyani, fried chicken, and burgers.
Sulthan Palace (formerly Rahumania) is a great spot at the Town Hall hub to get a delicious, cheap range of biriyanis, meats and even Sri Lankanized Chinese.
New rooftop Italian fine dining restaurant behind Gangaramaya Temple
Olive Garden is another one of Colombo's many Chinese restaurants. The food is good and affordable, and they've got private rooms if you want to take a big crowd with you.