Dinemore's never struck me as an exceptional place. I've always enjoyed the food and found it tasty, but it's not the kind of place I'd actively choose to go to – it was more of an oh it's just round…
Cafe Beverly is a comfortable, affordable dining space in the premises of the Beverly Street shopping complex in Rajagiriya.
August By Mama Aida’s is the newest addition to Colombo’s Middle Eastern restaurant repertoire. With authentic dishes, exceptional service and a chic, relaxing setting, August looks like it’s here…
Tom Yum has some good Thai street food. But...?
Aahaara is a caterer that does wood-fired biriyani and rice and curry.
Saffron is a popular Iranian stall at Thursday's Good Market in Battaramulla. They serve some great Persian favourites, both sweet and savoury.
Hazari's has managed to maintain their Middle-Eastern standard while moving to their new Marine Drive location.
A street with a wide variety of food in the center of industrial Colombo. Find everything from mutton brain curry to devilled cuttlefish eggs.
Fazly's Halal Refreshment is one of Colombo's most popular streetside haunts, known for their delicious, mayo dripping, affordable fare.
Maharaja Palace is one of the few fine dining Indian restaurants in Colombo. The prices are high but the portions are actually quite large now. Their food was always pretty good and it…
A Singaporean franchise that does fried chicken with sambal sauce, and serves food super fast. As it should be.
Paan Paan makes great bread which turns into great sandwiches, melts. etc. It's not cheap but you're getting good, healthy value for money.
Big Bite in Mount Lavinia is one of the few places where you can get yourself a proper Pakistani biriyani. It's spicier than most, but it's still damn good, specially coupled with their barbequed…
If you're having people over and don't want to cook or just having a family meal, we highly recommend Pot Biriyani for takeaway or delivery. It's run by a friendly family and they make…
Rio Ice Cream, a Jaffna franchise that's about forty years old (according to Raja at its Wellawatte branch), is idyllic and affordable for ice cream lovers - they're creative with flavours and mix it up…
Chana's has been gaining popularity for sometime now and it's easy to see why. They do a pretty good take on North Indian cuisine and their biriyani is one of the best in town.
Agra is another one of those rare fine dining Indian restaurants in Colombo. They're not cheap but we think their food is definitely worth the price.
Galle Caterers are one of the older caterers in Colombo with quite a large customer-base. We've tried their stuff on numerous occasions and they offer great value for money on top of consistent taste.
The international franchise Subway has come a long way since they first set up shop here. Our recent visit however, proved that Subway is now sub-par when it comes to their food.
Malay Restaurant in Dehiwala is hugely popular, and after trying our their stuff we can see why. The portions: massive, the flavours: excellent and the prices: reasonable.
Kandoori is an Indian restaurant that serves just biriyani and other Indian food.
The Manhattan Fish Market has delicious seafood and ridiculously friendly stuff - it's an awesome place to dine at if you can handle the bill.
If you're in Colombo 7 and you're craving a good biriyani, Raheema is one of the first places that will come to mind. That's exactly the situation we found ourselves in, and we're glad we dropped in.
The new branch of the popular Tea Avenue
PappaRich has a branch at The Grove.
The Nugegoda branch of the popular local cafe - the Java Lounge.
Excellent rice and noodles made from a wok and served in a box, literally.
A restaurant down W.A Silva Mawatha, specialised in Indian and Sri Lankanised Chinese fare.
The chicken and mutton were excellent. And the biriyani rice too.
A cafe tucked in Dehiwala that does some pretty good Spicy Cheese Fries but a not-so-great iced coffee.
Some of the best Singaporean dishes in town!
Lanka Hotel doesn't look all that promising at first, but they happen to do a very good Chicken Cheese Kottu.
A potential hidden treasure of a restaurant in the heart of Colombo 13.
Relishing food Aluthkade style!
Dilmah's newest venture into restauranting is in Flower Road.
Pastamania serves a range of authentic Italian food, and they're now open at One Galle Face!
Corn Cart boasts of an extensive range of unorthodox flavours and you can get them either on the cob or in a plastic cup according to your convenience.
Choco Fuzz is a home-based spot that does chocolate biscuit puddings, and very fine ones at that!
Here, we tried the special Sunday buffet at Ports of Call in Taj Samudra.
A beautiful BBQ joint at Mount that serves some of the best food!
A rice and curry takeaway joint in Wattala.
Home-based food spot that has brilliant, mouthwatering food at great prices!
The Venn Diagram of good food and food from here is a circle.
Street Burger has a new branch in Mount. But, the original one does a better Nitrous.
A tiny cafe in Nuwara Eliya town that serves up quick snacks.
A little deli tucked in between the towering buildings of Bambalapitiya which serves excellent food.
Our most nostalgic food court gets a make-over.