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BeWAXed

6, Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo

They literally wax everything imaginable off.

Panino

Diyatha Uyana, Battaramulla

Panino makes excellent sandwiches. Filled with tasty ingredients, grilled, prepared with love. If you visit the Good Market each Thursday they're well worth a try. Otherwise they're a good choice…

Hideaway Villas

Panama Road, Arugam Bay

Hideaway is the best restaurant and probably the best hotel in Arugam Bay. It has excellent food and accommodation and thoughtful family management.

Bavarian German Restaurant

No. 11 Galle Face Court 2, Colombo 3

The Bavarian has been around for ages, and is still hugely popular. Change can be a good thing but sometimes when you're doing something right, you should stick to it, and that's exactly what…

Jetwing Kaduruketha (Restaurant)

Jetwing Kaduruketha, Aluth Para, Wellawaya

Whipping up some mouthwatering Sri Lankan and Western/ Fusion cuisine, Kaduruketha's restaurant is elegant and mouthwatering.

W15 Escape (Ahangama)

Mahavihara Road, Ahanagama Kanda, Ahangama

The stylish former Three by TPV property, on the Down South coast.

Sudarshan Veg

No 8, Frankfurt Place, Colombo 04

A 100% veg restaurant serving North and South Indian food.

Laksala

No. 215, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7.

Laksala is one of Colombo’s high end tourist shops. The spacious 2 storey establishment is home to some beautiful paintings, wooden carvings, brass and silver sculptures, gems & jewellery and some beautiful handloom clothing. This…

High Octane Fitness Gym

42, Dutugemunu Street, Pamankada

High Octane Fitness is found in Pamankada, pretty close to The Dutch Burger and Shiraz on Stratford Avenue. It is the best gym in Sri Lanka, need I say more?

London Grill (Cinnamon Grand)

Cinnamon Grand, 77 Galle Rd, Colombo 3

A first class fine dining experience. Perfect for when you want to pull out all the stops and celebrate. Primarily a steakhouse.

The Barefoot Cafe

8th Lane (off Galle Road), Colombo 3

Barefoot Cafe is the best place to hang out in Colombo. It's a chilled place to meet or make friends, see art, hear music, eat good food and drink affordable beer.

The Tangerine (Calamansi Cove)

Wijerama Temple Rd, Balapitiya, Sri Lanka

The Tangerine is a gem of restaurant hidden away in Balapitiya at Calamansi Cove by Jetwing. As far hotel restaurants go, this is one of the best we've tried in recent times. Delicious…

Jetwing Yala

Tissamaharama, Yala

Jetwing Yala is a geat place to stay over at when you're visiting Sri Lanka's wildlife central - huge pool, great views and a unique luxury-outdoors concept.

Galle Dutch Hospital

Old Hospital Building, Galle Fort

The Galle Dutch Hospital is small but super nice. It's a beautifully restored colonial building with a great and growing selection of places to eat, drink and shop.

Simply Strawberries By Jagro

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.

FLOW (Hilton Colombo Residences)

200, Union Place, Colombo 2

FLOW is a restaurant at the Hilton Residences that serves up a variety of international and local cuisines.

The Bread Company (German Artisan Bakers)

461, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5

The Bread Company does excellent breads, sausages, pickles and more, and they do some of the best sandwiches in the city and a good breakfast if you want to dine in.

Noodles (Cinnamon Grand)

Cinnamon Grand Colombo, 77, Galle Road, Colombo 3

Noodles at Cinnamon Grand offers one the most complete dining experiences around the city at a surprisingly affordable price point, while maintaining a high level service.

Yapahuwa

Yapahuwa, Kurunegala District

Yapahuwa was the seat of King Buvanekabahu, and one of Sri Lanka's impressively-fortified mediaeval capitals.

Good Market (Galle)

Court Square, Galle Fort

The Good Market's foray into the historic Galle Fort.

Royal Thai (Cinnamon Lakeside)

Cinnamon Lakeside, 115 Sir Chittampalam A. Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 2

Royal Thai is a great celebratory option. With delicious food and impeccable service, it's definitely one of Colombo's reigning dining royalty.

Candy Planet (Liberty Arcade)

No 282/L/GF7, Liberty Arcade, Colombo 03

At long last, Candy Planet has opened up a new branch at the Liberty Arcade in Colpetty. The best part is that they've got some awesome additions like Reese's products, Sour Patch Kids and a bunch…

Tang Dynasty

75, Dickmans Road, Colombo 05

Tang Dynasty is one of the most authentic ones we've been to, the interior is amazing and the food is top notch.

Nihal's (Jetwing Lighthouse Club)

Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle

The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.