102 A, Kirulapone Avenue, Baseline Road, Colombo 5
VU Restobar is a wonderful rooftop bar at the Best Western Hotel. They serve up some great food, their drinks aren't too shabby and the view is breathtaking.
70, Porutota Road, Negombo
An Italian restaurant on Negombo's popular hotel strip (Porutota Road).
338, T.B Jayah Mawatha, Colombo 10.
A pub and restaurant located inside the Excel World.
Pitakotte - Talawatugoda Rd, Sri Jayawardenepura, Kotte
Affordable (hence usually crowded) place to have a drink in Pitakotte.
Liberty Plaza, Colpetty, Colombo 03
One of Colombo's seediest underground clubs.
103, Passikudah, Kalkudah, Batticaloa
Machang is a great place to get your booze on out there on the Pasikudah strip, with large space and a single strip of concrete tables on the side that was open to the sky.
12, Flower Road, Colombo 03
The old classic at a brand new spot.
No 16, Lady De Soyza Road, Uyana, Moratuwa.
Cheap, yet not-so-dodgy place to sip a beer while staring at metro coastline of Moratuwa.
32/31A, Dencil Kobbekaduwa Mawata, Kosswatta, Battaramulla.
රියල් කටගැස්මක් එක්ක ෂොට් එකක් දාන්න විතරක් නෙවෙයි ඒ ගැම්මටම බඩ කට පුරව…
57, Hospital Street, 00100 Colombo, Sri Lanka
One of Colombo's newest bars, complete with an amazing WTC view and eclectic menu.
Jetwing Lighthouse, Dadella, Galle
The main restaurant at the luxe Jetwing Lighthouse Club in Galle, serving up special degustation menus and bespoke dishes.
533, Nawala Road, Nawala
A bar and restaurant that's great for its ambiance if you live in Nawala.
Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella
රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…
39A 1/1, Horton Place, Colombo 07
Cocktail bar on Horton Place above Grande Gourmet at Nirj's.
80, Poruthota Road, Negombo
One of Negombo's long term dining institutions.
35, Poruthota Road, Negombo
A dedicated Negombo strip watering hole.
58 A, Horton Place, Colombo 07
The kitschy new bar in town
No. 27, Kandy Road, Bandarawatte, Biyagama
ගඟක් අයිනට වෙලා රසම රසම බයිට් එකක් නිදහසේ බොන්න කඩුවෙල පැත්තෙන් තැනක් හොයනවා…
No. 1106, Pannipitiya Road, Battaramulla
ඇත්තටම යාළුවනේ රසම රස බයිට් එකක් එක්ක පොඩි ෂොට් එකක් දාන්න පැලවත්ත ලැවනියා…
340, Galle Road, Ratmalana
Pub Sinhara gets brownie points for its menu and decor, but the cocktails let it down.
No 274A, Kaduwela Road, Koswatta, Battaramulla
මචං, යමුද කොස්වත්තෙ මචං එකට බියර් එකක් ගහන්න.
58/4, Horton Place, Colombo 7
The aptly-named Flamingo House is the newest—and probably funkiest— addition to Colombo’s restaurant repertoire. The food is inconsistent but interesting, but the excellent cocktails and crazy…
32, Alfred House Avenue, Kollupitiya, Colombo 03
The Loft Lounge and Cloud Cafe are Colombo Courtyard's two-in-one bar combo. The former is indoors while the latter is on the rooftop. As far as cocktails go, CC fares quite well, but the food leaves…
Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Bank of Ceylon Mawatha, Colombo 1
Heladiv Tea Club is one of Dutch Hospital's many eateries. We've been there a few times and we've come to enjoy it as a quiet hang out for a quick bite or dessert. While slightly unconventional, it's…
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