The Cakery used to be a resident favourite amongst the plebs at office, but they've long since dwindled in terms of service and food.
Queen's Cafe is a very popular fast food stop down Duplication Road that's been around for ages. It was closed for a while awaiting a face lift, but it's now open for business again.
The new address they relocated to is easily accessible and there is plenty of parking. From a food POV, it may not impress everyone but the place sure is somewhere we can all relax at.
It's not cheap or fashionable but Domino's is good for an occasional guilty pizza.
Good place to try Thai, Malay style pork & sea food.
Generous portions, fair price and swift delivery make Chinaman good option for office lunch.
Sea Fish is a restaurant that's been around since the '70s, and its dining space still features music and lights from that era. Their seafood is however good, and they also do seafood BBQs in their…
Short eats in Battaramulla? Klassy’s is King.
Thin crust fusion pizza to satisfy the Sri Lankan tastebuds.
A popular spot in Malabe where you can drop in for a fine quick bite.
Tang Dynasty used to be one of the most authentic Chinese restos we've been to. The interior is cosy, easy on the eyes and the food is good too.
If you're working around Slave Island or Fort, Curry Much does a decent buth packet with better packaging.
Sunlight Garden is not one of the most popular Chinese restaurants in Colombo, but we don't really understand why. They've got good food, huge portions and great value for money.
Oshella is a home cook who specializes in chocolatey desserts. Literally everything we tried was excellent, but her eclairs in particular were the best we've had in Colombo.
Jade Restaurant has been around for a few years now. Serving up a range of delicious Sri Lankanized Chinese fare, their menu is all improved and affordable.
One of the most popular rice and curry spots in Malabe and definitely a go-to place if you're in a budget.
In Doo Se is an Indian Restaurant situated in Thalawathugoda. It's a wonderful place to enjoy a pure Indian meal with a good service.
KBQ has an all new spot in Jana Jaya building, and they do some good fried chicken and noodles, with a Korean twist.
The New Majestic Hotel is ironically one of the oldest hotels in Colpetty. How have they been doing since our last visit? Not bad, actually. Not good, but not bad.
Ambrosia does baked goodies, but they're not a home baker. They're a company, but the stuff we had was made by a very skilled hand and given the special attention that only home bakers are known to…
Colombo's biggest department store's upscale food court area
A buth kadey down Marine Drive in Colpetty. Quite popular, quite good.
At the start, Coco Verandah was a huge hit amongst the local scene. They've steadily declined in terms of quality over time, though.
Little Star is a not-so-little bakery in Mount Lavinia with a reputation for their Sri Lankan sweets