Casadi is a beachfront outdoor restaurant located alongside Buba, serving excellent, affordable food - but sadly no booze
Latest seafood in Colombo, specializing in crab and peppery dishes!
JU Caterers is an awesome rice & curry place - they combine tasteful ambience with bath kade prices.
Casserole Restaurant is arguably the most popular family restaurant at Mount Lavinia, that dishes out some good Western and Chinese infused dishes for a decent fare.
Probably the best buth kade you'll find around Boralesgamuwa.
Carnival is a Sri Lankan institution, serving not great but cheap ice cream in an accessible and interesting location.
A great place to eat delicious, authentic Sri Lankan rice & curry.
Ginza Hohsen is back to life in an all-new location down Galadari Hotel.
Saraii Village is a charming set of tree-houses and mud chalets near Hambantota. They also make an excellent rice and curry. Probably the best place to stay in the area.
Located few blocks away from the Casino on Marine Drive, MacMart Shoppers Store is a true Ali Baba's cave for the sugar addicts out there.
A good drink, bites and lively conversation all tucked away in Colombo 5 – this is really the club for Colombo’s gentlemen of class and distinction.
Robata is Mövenpick's Japanese restaurant serving a range of contemporary Japanese cuisine, along with some excellent yakitori and grills.
The Sambodhi Chaithya is a beautiful temple built on top of two impressive intersecting concrete arches.
De Vos Cafe (aptly named) down De Vos Avenue is a resto adjoining the newest boutique hotel in town - Talo Urban.
Apart from its pool, Otter's strikes this delightful yet confusing mix between being simultaneously family-friendly and being a good place for chaps after work to put a manly arrack session.
An awesome place for pure vegetarians.
Biriyani, fried chicken, and burgers.
Cajun On Wheels is a Singaporean franchise that serves good seafood, at a price.
Hondahitha is name synonymous with great curd around the Colombo suburbs. This is their little cafe in Kohuwala which has some great waffles for cheap.
The only truly Japanese restaurant in a food court.
Found on the ground floor of the Buddhist Cultural Centre near Thunmulla junction, Ranbath is the newest restaurant in town that serves up organic and completely vegetarian food for a decent fare.
Hotel Heritance Negombo's bar and restaurant.
Bella's Kitchen is a breakfast and lunch delivery service that which we found pretty convenient.
A bar and restaurant in Kottawa serving cheap booze. Food isn't bad either.