We all know Mlesna, the go-to tea brand for gifting someone overseas or impressing a visitor. The sheer variety is also impressive - with over 100 kinds of tea, you are bound to enjoy at least one.
Tea Talk has got rooms, a restaurant and bikes for hire!
As a food, McDonald's is pretty processed and nothing special, but as an experience it still has a real place in the global psyche. Sometimes you just want McDonald's. In that case the Colpetty outlet…
Ruuk Village is a cabana resort in Kalpitiya - it's a very outdoorsy holiday place ideal for people who like camping and spending time with nature. It's by the Puttalam lagoon, a Rs. 150 tuk ride…
YAMU’s new office in Nugegoda is way cooler than the previous one, in terms of temperature; but not so much in some other aspects.
Cafe On The 5th has been a local favourite for years, serving tasty food in a comfortable al fresco style atmosphere. Their quality has taken a nose-dive recently, though.
Rasembula gives the vibes of a rural cottage, but their food didn't live up to the expectations.
Just ok to chill with some booze.
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.
කඩේ නම Hot Cabin. ලොකු ලොකු කෑම ජාති නම් නෑ. ඒ වුනාට හොඳ සුවඳක් නම් එනවා.…
Rather mediocre food court in the Kandy City Center that serves Thai, Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisine.
Kandoori is an Indian restaurant that serves just biriyani and other Indian food.
Elite Indian Restaurant offers a wide range of savory veg and non-veg Indian dishes as well as an array of sweets.
White Horse has always been a playground for Colombo's underage, bright young things. It's also been a playground for Colombo's not-so-bright things. Which probably explains why the occasional fight breaks out:…
Montage would have ranked as ok chinese seafood until I uncovered something inside the dish.
A little buth kade does some mediocre set menu rice and curry.
A city hotel in the depths of Wattala. Rather nice place, but mediocre food and service.
Planet Fashion is a multi brand retail store brought to you by Colombo’s finest tailor - Hameedias. You can find brands like Louis Philippe, Van Heusen and your personal favorite, Le Bond.
I can understand the appeal of Aqua to a certain clientele. It's probably a good place for a party. The beach isn't always swimmable, but there's a nice area where you can drinks some cocktails, watch the…
Café Noir's attempt to take over Colombo's caffeine industry is slowly reaching its peak as they opened a new branch at Thimbirigasyaya. Are they good, though?
Colours is a small clothing establishment packed with clothes for every age range, they’ve got a pretty good range for infants and little kids.
Coffee Bean's prices are still atrocious, but somehow they've managed to stay consistent with the quality of their drinks. Strange, but true.
Cool Berry is where the Juice Bar used to be. Despite their name and the extensive range of juices and smoothies on the menu, they don't have half of it.
Dilmah t-Lounge at the Arcade is pretty similar to their outlet in Chatham Street. The food is good, and the space is less crowded but the service isn't great.