Sugar Bistro Galle Fort is a smaller rendition of Sugar Bistro and Wine Bar in Colombo, serving the same great food and drank at a stylish new address at the Galle Dutch Hospital.
Navratna, the Taj's Indian restaurant, is one of the few great places in the city for an authentic Indian dining experience.
හොඳට ඉඩ කඩ තියෙන භෝජනාගාරයක ඉඳගෙන යාළුවෙක් එක්ක හරි පවුලේ උදවිය එක්ක හරි රසම රස…
City Beds is a budget hotel in Colombo, cosy, traveler-friendly and in a very central location.
At the point where Jambugasmulla runs into Old Kesbewa Road lies AMRO Vegetarian Cafe, a little oasis of calm amidst the noisy Nugegoda soundscape. Run by four charming aunties, AMRO serves up your basic kade…
Chola is a new Indian Restaurant serving some of the best Indian we have tried.
Curry Leaf is the Hilton's Sri Lankan restaurant, and their spread of local cuisine and fresh seafood is top notch. If you can afford the taxes, this is a must try.
Hangover Hostels have expanded: and are now just a hop and skip away from the airport!
N'Eliya is one of the best vacation destinations to get away from the city and relax, and taking a walk through the Victoria Park is one of the best ways to do just that.
The sushi bar at the Cinnamon Lakeside lobby is actually a great place for an authentic Japanese meal for very affordable prices.
A wellness based restaurant in Sama Mawatha which really lives up to the title ' Wellness based.' In a good way.
Red Orchids is like the new Flower Drum, with the same staff and waiters, and again they do tasty classic Sri Lankanized Chinese food at affordable rates.
Sky 348 is the rooftop bar and restaurant at Anarva Siddhalepa in Mount Lavinia.
If you're staying in Batticaloa town itself, this is the spot (as long as you don't mind basic accommodation). It's cheap, the staff are insanely nice, and the lawn and location can't be beat.
A popular rice and curry buffet spot in Ratnapura, that does some excellent rice and curry for a decent fare.
Siam House serves up reliable and tasty Thai-fare, and they're built for volume and deliveries.
A Minute By Tuk is a little eatery in the Galle Dutch Hospital. The ambience is cool since it's up on a deck, but the food is pricey and just okay.
Bliss lounge is a Mediterranean sheesha lounge which serves Italian and burgers, among other things.
Cotton Collection has got a really fun, colourful selection of good quality clothes. It's more youthful stuff though, and the variety is enjoyable if you're into colour and patterns. It's one of those places where…
As far as beach bars go, Shore By O! is by far the most popular. Not all their drinks are excellent, but they do the best beer cocktails around and their bites aren’t too shabby either.
The Kingsbury buffet is pretty good. It's the best in terms of salads and veg, highly competitive in seafood, and good for everything else. It's Rs. 3,500 all in. We think it's good value.
Ah, Fab. It's been around longer than we can remember - since 1979 to be precise - and has consistently been keeping Colombo happy with their short eats, cakes and sweets.
A good place to booze with delicious food, pool games and calm chat.
Flower Gate is a new and very welcome addition to the Sri Lankan Chinese food scene. They may be relatively unknown, but theirs was some of the best Chinese we've had in a while.