The Black Cat Café serves up amazing sandwiches, coffee, and fresh fruit juices. They're also a B+B.
Your instant getaway from all the chatter and noise that is city life.
A bar and restaurant that's great for its ambiance if you live in Nawala.
King of The Mambo in Galle Face Hotel is where you can get the authentic South American food experience in Colombo. From boozy cocktails to carefully curated dishes, it's the new king in town.
The ideal place for all your healthy snacks and other goodies. The best part, it's affordable!
There's a BBQ place next to Cutting Station, guess what it's called.
Rocket Burger is the Galle Fort's only burger specialist. The patties are well ground and they're usually very generous with stuffing - you're going to spend Rs. 900 minimum for a burger here though.…
Quirky name, location with a near-aerial view of the city, and great food, more people need to know about Slightly Chilled.
The Boulevard, formerly a cafe/restuarant, has been completely revamped into what we'd consider one of the top Thai restaurants in Colombo. With chef Mama (former head chef at Royal Thai) at the fore, as well…
Butter Boutique has moved now! They're officially setting up shop at Rosmead Place so we went to check them out.
Park Street Gourmet is the city's first gourmet grocer. They've got all sorts of fancy food fare for the culinary bon vivant.
Easily the best French bakery in town. Their bread is fantastic!
Gio's Al Fresco is Giovanni's small cousin at the Dining Capsule down Baladaksha Mawatha.
Authentic Sri Lankan cuisine just the way we like it; spicy and filling!
Royal Thai is a great celebratory option. With delicious food and impeccable service, it's definitely one of Colombo's reigning dining royalty.
Bakes by Bella has come a long way, from starting off as a little home baker to now having a full-blown delicatessen in Colpetty.
Min Han (or Ming Han) is one of our favorite Chinese restaurants. It's cheap, super tasty and the waiter Wijapayala orders for you.
Simple and healthy, Kumbuk does everything right with local, seasonal and organic ingredients.
Waters Edge is a splash of paradise in Colombo’s Concrete Jungle - located in Battaramulla, it’s a rich oasis with much lush greenery and some breathtaking views of the Diyawanna Lake.
High Octane Fitness is found in Pamankada, pretty close to The Dutch Burger and Shiraz on Stratford Avenue. It is the best gym in Sri Lanka, need I say more?
Over a year since first opening its doors Tsukiji Uoichi is still going strong. They've got one of the most impressive Japanese menus in Colombo and they're execution is excellent. Their prices are on the higher…
Best yellow rice and curry you will ever have!
Indian Chaat Corner is a tiny barely-noticeable restaurant that specializes in Indian street food. The chaat is still pretty good, and they've got a nicer interior now.
The perfect place to spend a weekend out of town.