Ensconced in a great banyan tree in the heart of Colombo’s entertainment district, Nuga Gama serves signature Sinhala cuisine, escapism and enchantment. To have dined there is to have glimpsed at…
A buth kadey down Marine Drive in Colpetty. Quite popular, quite good.
Latheruma does a really tasty and cheap rice and curry lunch.
Upali's does affordable and tasty Sri Lankan food.
Curry Leaf is the Hilton's Sri Lankan restaurant, and their spread of local cuisine and fresh seafood is top notch. If you can afford the taxes, this is a must try.
Providing the city with crispy white hoppers and tongue burning katta sambol for well over 60 years, Green Cabin is one of Colombo's older, more venerable eating establishments.
Taste of Asia is a very affordable favourite on Galle Road for hoppers and Jaffna food.
Lunu Ambula, on Thimbirigasyaya Road, is a buth kade with a rustic feel. Some are decent, others are outstanding.
Tasty Caterers is one of the better bakeries in Colombo. They've got a good range of savouries, and some of the best eclairs in the city.
Mythi's is a small streetside restaurant down Station Road, Bambalapitiya, that serves up some killer rice and curry.
Chop Chop does tasty, generous kottu all day, via drive through or delivery. Win.
Mithuro Cafe does good rice and curry for cheap, and we especially love their 'chicken pieces' rotti.
The new Kaema Sutra, moved from its previous premises in Arcade Independence to the plush Shangri La, still serves decent-ish food at high prices
JU Caterers is an awesome rice & curry place - they combine tasteful ambience with bath kade prices.
Palmyrah has long been one of the best places in the city for Sri Lankan food. They've expanded well into Western and Indian too, the food is great, and it's also a comfy, quiet, chilled space to dine at.…
The Yarl Eat House is perhaps Sri Lanka's best street-diner, serving spicy crab, prawns, mutton and cuttlefish along with a solid rice and curry, all for a reasonable price.
Mayura Hotel serves great rice and curry on banana leaves, and excellent Jaffna crab.
Praneetha is a small eatery that serves up a great rice and curry with the option of every kind of meat, from prawns to pork.
A home-based sandwich maker.
Street Bites is a cloud kitchen that's specialised in local-style bites.
A cloud kitchen with delicious Asian-style noodles dishes and fantastic Sri Lankan short eats.
A home-based venture that's all about vadeys. They make it according to a decades-old family recipe.
Adello focuses on homemade badums and achcharu, made without any preservatives.
Varieties of delicious chocolate biscuit pudding!
Tasty Caterers' new cafe in Pitakotte.
A cloud kitchen with Sri Lankan food, that draws inspiration from Chef Publis Silva's recipes.
They have delicious Kottu, Fried rice etc. specially a pork curry..!
Delicious badums that bring a taste of Taprobane.
A fried-rice centric cloud kitchen.
Delicious rice and curry and kottu for affordable prices.
A restaurant serving rice, noodles, pasta and more.
A domestic food business specialised in artisan nai miris-based condiments.
A streetside eatery specialised in homemade kottu and fried rice served in clay pots.
Super delicious Sri Lankan Chinese food and Burgers.. But bit expensive!
Burgers, rice, grilled food and more for affordable prices.
A cloud kitchen with excellent black pork curry, delicious wraps and vibrant food bowls.
To taste some delicious Sri Lankan Chinses & Sri Lankan food near Thalawathugoda, Sanora is highly recommended, but remember bit expensive restaurant!
Social Unawatuna has set up a branch in Colombo now.
Fresh and authentic Sri Lankan food.
The rice & curry arm of Citrus, with some phenomenal flavours.
A home cook specialised in crafting up some delicious, Sri Lankan-style crab curry.
Artisan Diletto is a home-based venture that does one of the BEST CBPs in the city.