Hideaway is the best restaurant and probably the best hotel in Arugam Bay. It has excellent food and accommodation and thoughtful family management.
Pinthaliya is a resto adjoining the popular Ambalama Leisure Restaurant in Hanwella.
The Floor By O! has been around for a while now, we've been there before and we find ourselves going back more. With very reasonable prices, competent staff and good music, they seem to know what…
BreadTalk has been doing well since its inception despite all the "its-expensive!" cries, but anything for a posh pastry, right?
The first bar in Colombo that allows you to bid on your drinks through a neat mobile application.
The Pettah Floating Market opened on the 25th of August to a lot of hype, and it's worth it. The place is another part of Colombo's fancy urban development plan along with Arcade…
Ministry of Crab is a high-end restaurant on Dutch Hospital premises that specializes in crab cuisine - the food is just plain mouth-watering and the service is good.
The Weras Ganga park is a cool outdoors food-court in Bellanwila, one of many affordable hangout spots popping up in Colombo lately. The food is good, the range is wide, and if the weather is cool the Weras…
Dragon Chinese (not to be confused with Chinese Dragon) at Panadura does an exceptional job at making some terrible Sri Lankanised Chinese food.
Breeze Barracuda is a sister restaurant to the popular beach hangout spot in Wellawatte, Barracuda.
ඉස් ඉස්සෙල්ලාම කියන්න එපැයි, දොර ලඟ ඉන්න පිළි ගැනීමේ නිළධාරියා හරි ලස්සන හිනාවක්…
Tea Talk has got rooms, a restaurant and bikes for hire!
Mr Burger is a new burger joint down Bambalapitiya. Most of their burgers are so-so, but we love their Quarter Pounder.
Nestled in a deserted corner of Trincomalee Harbor, The Dutch Bank Café, is the first luxury restaurant to be opened since the end of the troubles.
The Gallery Cafe is one of those perpetually hip spots in Colombo. The ambience is one of a kind and the food is consistently good, but it will leave a dent in your wallet.
Commons is one of Colombo's most popular hangout spots. They've got a great location on flower road and a relaxed atmosphere. Its expansive menu means your spoilt for choice but quality varies depending…
Siam House serves up reliable and tasty Thai-fare, and they're built for volume and deliveries.
The new Calorie Counter in Ward Place has better parking facilities than its compatriot in Thimbirigasyaya. It's also situated in a much quieter location. Their juices are alright, and the food's not half…
At a great view of a riverbank to chill with some delicious food
One of the best views anywhere in the city or the region, in an incredibly under-rated colonial property.
The first-ever Friends themed cafe in Colombo.
Chinese Barbecue along with other Chinese dishes. Also BOYB.
An old favourite, Wijaya Beach continues to serve up fresh seafood, excellent pizza and a sun-dappled ocean view.
Cloud Red is the newest and highest rooftop bar in Colomb. The view from the top is spectacular, their cocktails are good and so is the food. The drinks are a bit pricey but with the ambience we…