As far as hotel lobbies go, Kafe Kai provides a great vibe for work meetings, for anything else it's a tad too impersonal for our taste
Good place to buy some good short eats but mains are?
Tea Lounge at Water's Edge is another spawn of the Dilmah franchise. It's a little classier that the rest of their outlets in terms of ambience, but our experience wasn't a positive one.
A small coffee shop in the MC food court that serves up sandwiches and cake.
Café Noir's attempt to take over Colombo's caffeine industry is slowly reaching its peak as they opened a new branch at Thimbirigasyaya. Are they good, though?
An average roadside bakery shop with below-average food.
A bakery by Klassy.
Miss Whisk is another Colombo home baker, and she does interesting themed cupcakes and some delicious strawberry tarts.
A homebaker based in heart of Colombo 7 who specializes in peanut butter jelly cookies.
Coffee Bean is slowly turning into Colombo's next Barista - this is the third branch to pop up in the city at another very central location. The coffee and food here taste alright and are pricey as usual, and…
One of a best place for cakes & bakes in Dehiwala. Cheap & delicious.
The Java Lounge has spawned yet another coffeeshop at Colombo 01. They still serve the same items from their menu and nothing much has changed except for the great new location.
Good place for snacks & short eats, but other food are ?
A Sri Lankan bakery chain.
A home baker who does some incredible cakes.
A home baker who specialises at cheesecakes.
A one-stop shop on the way to/from airport or to your getaway.
A home baker who specializes in something other than cupcakes and cookies.
A home baker specialised in brownies.
The food aspect of the leading supermarket chain, SPAR.
Located right on Negombo Beach, Icebair is a pleasant restaurant to while away the time with some decent food or drinks.
The Cakery used to be a resident favourite amongst the plebs at office, but they've long since dwindled in terms of service and food.
E-Cafe has a nineties - early 2000s vibe going on, burgers, desserts, coffee, drinks, and bready stuff. All of them pretty good.
Royal Bakery is an old timer from Colombo's original bakery scene, going way back to 1906. The shorteats and cakes are still pretty good, and they've expanded to serving rice and kottu too.