6, Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo
They literally wax everything imaginable off.
Jetwing Kaduruketha, Wellawaya.
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.
14, Deanstone Place, Colombo 03
Min Han (or Ming Han) is one of our favorite Chinese restaurants. It's cheap, super tasty and the waiter Wijapayala orders for you.
200, Union Place, Colombo 2
FLOW is a restaurant at the Hilton Residences that serves up a variety of international and local cuisines.
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.
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.
10, Rosmead Place, Colombo 07.
A chic skin care specialist salon that exclusively features products and processes from Italian brand DIBI Milano.
103/7, Galle Road, Colombo 03
Spa Ceylon's new, beautiful flagship salon and store. They sell a variety of self-branded products, along with a full service spa.
The Fortress Resort & Spa, Koggala, Habaraduwa, Galle
A beautiful beach front luxury resort past Galle.
No 33, Queens Road, Colombo 03
The Boulevard, formerly a cafe/restuarant, has been completely revamped into what we'd consider one of the top Thai restaurants in Colombo. With chef Mama (former head chef at Royal Thai) at the fore, as well…
11 Galle Face Terrace, Colombo 3
Not just the city's best Japanese restaurant, but one of the city's most seminal eateries, full stop.
103, Pasikudah road, Kalkudah
The warm reception we received on arriving at Earl's was an early indication of how good a time we were going to have there. Only a short walk away from Passikudah beach, this friendly and…
154, Kynsey Road, Colombo 08.
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.
20 Park Street, Colombo 3
Expensive, but probably the most modernist Sri Lankan cuisine you can get.
Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella
රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…
79, Gregory's Road, Colombo 07.
As far as safe bets go, Bayleaf is right up there. Good Italian fare at not too exorbitant prices, and a rather extensive menu to choose from.
316, Ethul Kotte Road, Battaramulla
Ginza On The Edge is the suburban successor to the Hilton’s Ginza Hohsen. It's on the 1st floor of Waters Edge and offers high-end Japanese with excellent service to boot.
7A Flower Road, Colombo 7
Chinatry is an Sichuan Chinese restaurants. The punchy, spicy flavors are authentic but still good for the Sri Lankan palate.
65 CWW Kannangara Mawatha (Town Hall), Colombo 7
Upali's does affordable and tasty Sri Lankan food.
No. 05, Bank road, Badulla.
හොඳට ඉඩ කඩ තියෙන භෝජනාගාරයක ඉඳගෙන යාළුවෙක් එක්ක හරි පවුලේ උදවිය එක්ක හරි රසම රස…
17 Melbourne Avenue, Colombo 4
Siam House serves up reliable and tasty Thai-fare, and they're built for volume and deliveries.
82, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 3
Mango Tree is a hugely popular Indian restaurant on Dharmapala Mawatha, serving mainly North Indian cuisine. The food is very rich, and quite good.
14, Ward Place, Colombo 07
The "lightening/brightening" branch of Spa Ceylon's establishments.
43, Jawatta Road, Colombo 05
The brand new Chinese place on Jawatta Road.
A list of places where you can throw parties. Woots woots!
Here's where to go if you're looking to host a private dinner in Colombo.