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No. 02 Sulaiman Terrace, Colombo 05

Isso deals with isso. Curried isso, tossed isso, isso with roast paan, and isso with bathala chips. Yes.

Calorie Counter

61, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05

Calorie Counter with its emphasis on healthy eating was one of the best new additions to Colombo's restaurant scene in 2015. Now they've gone a step further and introduced a pretty comprehensive…


145, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5

Giovanni's is a little Italian pizza place run by a chef who uses his own recipes, and serves fresh from a clay oven.


50, W.A. Silva Mawatha, Colombo 06

Chana's has been gaining popularity for sometime now and it's easy to see why. They do a pretty good take on North Indian cuisine and their biriyani is one of the best in town.

Chinese Dragon Cafe (Wattala)

No. 591, Negombo Road, Wattala.

One of the better and more accessible restaurants in Wattala.


191, Thimbirigayaya Road, Colombo 05

Domenico's, headed by the former chef at Santoré was great addition to Colombo's pizza scene in 2014. Now they've expanded their menu with some much needed meats and it's that much better.

Milk & Honey Cafe

44A, Horton Place, Colombo 7

Milk & Honey has impressive healthy food options, and really pleasant ambience. Also some of the best brownies in the city.

The Cakery

2A, Sulaiman Terrace, Jawatte Road, Colombo 5

The Cakery by The English Cake Company is one of the most popular spots in Colombo for fresh baked cakes. A few things have changed since our last visit, but the cakes are still pretty good.

Mitsi's Delicacies

34A Bagatalle Road, Colombo 3

Mitsi's Cafe was one of those hidden gems we uncovered in 2013. One year down the line, the food is still good, the service is friendly and the desserts are exceptional.

Kaema Sutra

Arcade Independence Square, No.30, Independence Square, Colombo 7

Kaema Sutra at Arcade Independence Square is chef Dharshan Munidasa's latest venture, which promises Contemporary Sri Lankan cuisine. The food is quite good if a bit expensive.

The Sandwich Factory (Colombo 3)

10, Palm Grove, Colombo 3

Sandwich Factory does a filling take on western diner favorites.


115, Rosmead Place, Colombo 7

Zen is Zylan boutique hotel's hidden gem of a Japanese restaurant. They made a great first impression on our visit, and we love their new bento boxes.

Quick Thai (Colombo 7)

29A, Maitland Place, Colombo 07

Quick Thai serves up pretty good, filling Thai dishes at affordable prices.

Paan Paan

84 Lorensz Road, Colombo 4

Paan Paan is an excellent bread shop off Duplication Road. They've got superb takes on European loaves and pastries.

Santoré Bistro Italiano

45 Marcus Fernando Mavatha, Colombo 7

With high quality ingredients, Santoré serves authentic Italian cuisine at a great location.


115, Jawatte Road, Colombo 5

Skrumptious has introduced a new flavour to their lineup of brownies. We tried it, and it's pretty darn great.


615A Nawala Road, Rajagiriya

Rocco's has a good dine-in restaurant in Rajagiriya serving wood-fired pizza with a wide range of toppings.

Pho Vietnam

47 Thimbirigasyaya Rd, Colombo 5

Pho serves up simple and healthy Vietnamese food. It's not as flavorful as we'd like, but they're very new and we think they'll improve.

Arabian Knights

379, Galle Road, Kollupitiya, Colombo 03

After an initial hiccup, Arabian Knights has bounced back well. The food is nearly back to their former glory, and coupled with the new venue, things are looking up again.

Cafe Michaelangelo

530 Nawala Road, Nawala

Thin crust, wood-fired pizza, with toppings like Pol Sambol. Michaelangelo is good for delivery, if you're really patient.

The Sizzle

32 Walukarama Road, Colombo 3

Sizzle is an experience restaurant with a great selection of meats and even decent vegetarian. Everything is served sizzling, even the drinks.

Kami Maki

26, De Vos Ave, Colombo 4

Kami Maki is a Japanese fusion restaurant in Bamabalapitiya. While it's not the most authentic Japanese in town, they do offer some interesting fusion dishes.

Quick Thai (Battaramulla)

424A, Pannipitiya Road, Pelawatta

Quick Thai serves up a range of affordable Thai dishes that are low on refinement, yet big on taste, from its modest, but elegant Pelawatta premises.

Eden Cafe

25 Milagiriya Avenue, Colombo 4

There are a lot of places trying to compete in the Dinemore mid-range medium-fast food space, and none of them are especially good. Add Eden Cafe to the list.

Places that deliver through the YAMU/Foodie system.

YAMU and Foodie are working together to bring you easy online food delivery. Just click on any of the restaurants below and look for the "Order" thing at the right. It's pretty simple, just look thru the menu and order.

We've been using it at office and it's pretty simple, the food arrives in about an hour. 
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