Java Lounge in Jawatta has become our go to spot for casual meetings or we just want to grab a quick coffee. They've got an accessible location, some surprisingly good pasta dishes and coffee that hits…
The ‘rukada’ figures have been handcrafted by traditional puppet artists with remarkable attention to detail.
Near the mosque on Bauddhaloka Mawatha near Bambalapitiya Junction is my contender for the bath kade that sells one of the best budget lunch packets in Colombo 4 (what the hell, maybe even the…
Arpico now has a sushi stand in the middle of their Hyde Park outlet and the results are well, not bad.
Gecko is a restaurant/hotel located on the highly popular main strip of Arugam Bay. They have a great seafront location with chilled out seating and good food, but the service is terrible.
A little Sri Lankan Chinese kade does a good set menu buffet lunch.
Rolex Hotel is a Jaffna bath kade in Wellawatte which also seems to have a branch in Jaffna.
An average restaurant with buffet lunch, takeaway and boat riding in Madu River.
Good place to taste deciduous rice and curry, Sri Lankan Chinese food or local desserts.
We all know Mlesna, the go-to tea brand for gifting someone overseas or impressing a visitor. The sheer variety is also impressive - with over 100 kinds of tea, you are bound to enjoy at least one.
They're supposed to be a tea room, but they serve rice & curry, lamprais and other random stuff.
As a food, McDonald's is pretty processed and nothing special, but as an experience it still has a real place in the global psyche. Sometimes you just want McDonald's. In that case the Colpetty outlet…
Ruuk Village is a cabana resort in Kalpitiya - it's a very outdoorsy holiday place ideal for people who like camping and spending time with nature. It's by the Puttalam lagoon, a Rs. 150 tuk ride…
A kottu dedicated spot, located in Su-Rasa Food Court near Gamsaba Junction that serves a various styles of kottu.
A random hole-in-the-wall shop selling full and half portions of grilled chicken. Alas, definitely NOT Jamaican Chicken.
Flow Health Bar is a vegan health food stall in Ward Place that serves up a range of salads and healthy juices. Their stuff is undoubtedly healthy; however, their menu can be a bit confusing and…
If you have money to waste, please do anything except of trying this place.
Cafe On The 5th has been a local favourite for years, serving tasty food in a comfortable al fresco style atmosphere. Their quality has taken a nose-dive recently, though.
Just ok to chill with some booze.
Peace Villa is a little restaurant down Lewis Place, Negombo. The food was actually kind of underwhelming, but they serve a great glass of 'All Milkshake'.
Mirage Colombo's restaurant with Chef Lloyd's signature pizza, fish and chips and intercontinental fare.
Cocktail bar on Horton Place above Grande Gourmet at Nirj's.
The Pedlar's Pizzeria dishes out a few mediocre pizzas at costly rates.
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