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Food and restaurants in Colombo

Top restaurants

Café
“A creation of the great architectural genius Bass. Any true local would say that this is hands down the best fine dining restaurant in the island. Great ambience and service. Jut a short walk from us. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Definitely, a recommendation if you want to try out an Authentic Sri Lankan Restaraunt!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Giovanni's is a little Italian pizza place run by a chef who uses his own recipes, and serves fresh from a clay oven.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“This is an award winning restaurant, specialising in Crab dishes A must try if you are visiting Colombo”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent live bands, selection of restaurants, vibey, good for over 40s. The most elegant Batik store is also located here by designer "Sonali Dharmawardana"”
  • 9 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“A creation of the great architectural genius Bass. Any true local would say that this is hands down the best fine dining restaurant in the island. Great ambience and service. Jut a short walk from us. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Café
“Nice and cozy setup. They offer a wide range of food and beverages in their menu. Staff is friendly and helpful.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“The global chain, and Sri Lanka's most famous café. Definitely worth a visit to grab a quick sip of coffee. Definitely a fan of the Pure Vanilla Ice Blend and Ice Teas.”
  • 4 locals recommend
German Restaurant
“This coffee shop/Bakery is situated in the adjoining lane n they serve breakfast n lunch n lovely selection of coffee. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Hansa, is a Sri Lankan coffee brand. If you need to a coffee or a piece of chocolate walk over this cosy little place.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“it's close, it is airconditioned and has wifi Food is good, slightly more expensive than the average place I ALWAYS have a fresh papaya juice.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Has really good Sri Lankan shorteats, and hoppers, stringhoppers and other Sri Lankan food in the night.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
  • 3 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“You can walk to Paan Paan in less than a minute. Local grill, short-eats & breads”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Good for Breakfast, Lunch and dinner (Western or Sri Lankan). only 15 mins walking.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“They have a great variety of cake on offer, but you can also enjoy lunch or dinner there. Upstairs is a small play room for children.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“You need to bread, pastries, breakfast, lunch, dinner or a coffee, then try this place. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great local food. A restaurant that has stood there for decades. Try their hoppers for dinner and lamp-rice for lunch. Just a short walk from us. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends