Indian Summer is a slightly expensive Indian restaurant, with a great ambience.
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.
The Bread Company is a great place for freshly baked bread, a wide range of fresh meat cuts, and meals like sandwiches and hotdogs.
හෝටලේ පාන්දර 5ට අරින නිසා පාසල් යන ළමයින්ට වගේ නම් ලොකු සේවයක් වෙනව ඇති. ඒත්…
Sameeha's is popular for their cheese kottu, and is one of THE places to drop into in Negombo.
Bubbly stuff and paninis and desserts.
Spice Coast is well-known restaurant down Marine drive for their spread of Indian food.
The newest addition to the Lavinia Restaurant now serves Chinese, Indian and Sri Lankan food.
Saraswathie Lodge is another pure-veg South Indian spot on Galle Rd in Bambalapitiya. The ambience isn't as charming as nearby Greenlands Hotel but the thosai is marginally better.
La Rambla is a pleasant little restaurant tucked away down Hotel Road in Mount Lavinia. If you're looking for a quiet, private meal with good food and quick service, this is one we'd recommend. They…
Camello is an ice cream shop in Wellawatte that used to be in Havelock Road.
Giovanni's is a little Italian pizza place run by a chef who uses his own recipes, and serves fresh from a clay oven.
A food truck serving quality kottus using locally sourced ingredients and Lankan inspired flavours.
Fazly's Halal Refreshment is one of Colombo's most popular streetside haunts, known for their delicious, mayo dripping, affordable fare.
Gelato down Pedlar's Street
Café Noir is the definition of good vibes and great coffee. For real.
KIKU is now a cult favourite cafe, well loved for their tightly curated ambience.
88 Chinese Seafood Restaurant is a long time player in the local Chinese food scene. It's incredibly popular among b0th locals and Chinese expats, and while it wasn't terrible, it didn't really live up…
Carnival is a Sri Lankan institution, serving not great but cheap ice cream in an accessible and interesting location.
When Gonuts with Donuts started off they were all the craze. Now many years down the line, the hype has died down, their prices have gone up, but they're still pretty decent.
Dilmah's charming tea lounge in the shadow of Dutch Hospital is still going strong, with a range of hot and cold teas and little and large bites.
Lounge 171 is the coffee house of the popular One Seven One Restaurant at Maharagama. They've got great food, good coffee and the nicest ambience.
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.
A great little place on Piliyandala - Horana Road serving up some delicious thin crust pizza from a wood-fired oven.