By Sahasni Gamage
The moment you step into Long Feng, you’re greeted with an elegant and serene ambiance that beautifully blends traditional Chinese aesthetics with contemporary design. The dim lighting, tasteful decor, and soothing background music create an atmosphere that is perfect for both intimate dinners and larger gatherings.
Cream corn soup with chicken
Long Feng’s Cream Corn Soup with Chicken is a delicious way to start any Chinese meal. Its silky-smooth texture and perfect balance of sweetness from the corn and savory notes from the chicken create a harmonious flavor profile. Served piping hot and garnished with fresh spring onions, it’s a visual and aromatic delight. The portion size is generous, making it a satisfying appetizer or a light meal option.
Pan Fried Chicken with Cabbage Dumpling
The dumplings arrive with a tantalizing aroma that promises a flavorful experience. The crispy exterior contrasts nicely with the juicy chicken and cabbage filling inside. Each bite has the perfect texture balance and a burst of savory goodness. The portion size is substantial, making it suitable as either a satisfying appetizer or a shared dish. Additionally, it’s important to highlight the simplicity and elegance of the presentation, which effectively allows the flavors of the dish to shine.
BBQ Pork with Honey
The BBQ Pork with Honey at Long Feng is an absolute flavor sensation. The succulent pork is grilled to perfection, with a delectable char and a glossy honey glaze that is both sweet and savory. Each bite is a delightful contrast of tender meat and a crispy exterior, delivering an explosion of taste. The honey glaze strikes a harmonious balance between sweetness and the smoky richness of the pork, creating a memorable flavor profile.
Crispy Hot Batter Cuttlefish
This dish offers a tantalizing blend of textures and flavors. The cuttlefish is perfectly crispy, with a light, golden batter that’s expertly seasoned. Each bite delivers a delightful crunch, followed by the tender and succulent cuttlefish beneath. The spiciness is perfectly balanced, providing a delightful kick that complements rather than overwhelms the delicate taste of the cuttlefish. It’s a culinary delight not to be missed, offering a harmonious fusion of crispy and spicy flavors for those seeking an unforgettable taste experience.
Sizzling Beef with Black Bean Chili Sauce
Long Feng’s Sizzling Beef with Black Bean Chili Sauce is an absolute flavor sensation. The expertly prepared tender beef strips sizzle with perfection, filling the air with a tantalizing, savory aroma. The presentation is enticing, with the sizzling platter arriving at your table, creating a mouthwatering spectacle. The portion size is generous, making it a satisfying main course. However, the true star of this culinary masterpiece is the black bean chili sauce, which masterfully harmonizes umami notes with a subtle chili kick, creating a truly unforgettable taste experience.
Long Feng at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo offers a remarkable culinary journey through authentic Chinese cuisine. The restaurant excels in creating dishes that are not only visually appealing but also bursting with flavor. From starters like Prawn Spring Rolls, Pan Fried Chicken Dumpling, Cream Corn Soup with Chicken to main courses like Sizzling Beef with Black Bean Chili Sauce, Crispy Hot Batter Cuttlefish, BBQ Pork with Honey and Fried Seafood Rice, the menu showcases a diverse range of flavors and textures. The attentive service and elegant ambiance complement the food, providing a memorable dining experience. Long Feng is undoubtedly a destination for those seeking a gastronomic adventure that perfectly balances tradition and innovation in Chinese cuisine.
Location: 115, Sir Chittampalam A. Gardiner Mawatha Colombo, Sri Lanka
Opening hours: 12-3PM & 7-11PM
Price range per person- LKR 3000/-
Socials: Cinnamon Lakeside