A decent yet cheap bar at the basement of Grand Oriental Hotel
The new pub at Excel World that replaces the good old Keg.
An awesome calm place to get booze and a delicious bites & meals for a very reasonable prices.
The Tamil Union is one of our older, more interesting clubs with a strong and loving relationship to Sri Lanka cricket. Existing before even our grandparents were born - since 1899 - the…
The Kings is the lobby bar of The Kingsbury hotel.
A pretty chilled out hangout spot by the beach with some great bites and BYOB.
Colombo Courtyard is a business hotel which also serves as one of the city's hippest new bars.
Superb place to have delicious meals, bites in a chilled surround and.. they charge no corkage for your booze!
This is one of Colombo's real hidden gems so do make the time for a visit. Evenings are best and though the upstairs is for members only you can either recruit a member friend or just wander up…
The Lion Pub has the best entrance of any bar in Colombo and really cheap beer and good food in large portions
A luxurious bar/lounge/dinner set up that doesn’t cost as much as it feels. The Discovery Table concept offers a value for money experience.
Havelock Place Bungalow has got a charming little restaurant with a Barefoot-esque alfresco and good food. The prices aren't too bad, and their home-made ice cream is great.
A bar and restaurant in Kottawa serving cheap booze. Food isn't bad either.
Probably one of the best, and most classic views and venues in the city.
Sky 348 is the rooftop bar and restaurant at Anarva Siddhalepa in Mount Lavinia.
A Minute By Tuk is a little eatery in the Galle Dutch Hospital. The ambience is cool since it's up on a deck, but the food is pricey and just okay.
As far as beach bars go, Shore By O! is by far the most popular. Not all their drinks are excellent, but they do the best beer cocktails around and their bites aren’t too shabby either.
A good place to booze with delicious food, pool games and calm chat.
The Kingsbury hotel is a massive unmistakable building if you're driving by Galle Face - it's one of the grander ones in the city, with an old Victorian theme (at least with the interior).…
Calm & cool place to chill with beer & delicious food, bites. Specially Sri Lankan food.
&Co is a new pub and restaurant tucked in the Steuart Hotel behind Dutch Hospital. They serve up good, hefty pub fare in a spacious setting.
Chill with amazing tasteful bites & beer. But management is a question.
One of the best views anywhere in the city or the region, in an incredibly under-rated colonial property.
Cheers at Cinnamon Grand has been a mainstay in Colombo's pub scene for a while now. The food sticks to the usual English Pub food, and they do a satisfying job with it though the service was pretty…