Scenic view of Samanala wewa & mountain ridges makes the cottage is an indelible place to spend a day!
As far as beach bars go, Shore By O! is by far the most popular. Not all their drinks are excellent, but they do the best beer cocktails around and their bites aren’t too shabby either.
The Kingsbury buffet is pretty good. It's the best in terms of salads and veg, highly competitive in seafood, and good for everything else. It's Rs. 3,500 all in. We think it's good value.
A bar operated by Wine World Sri Lanka, located in the Colombo City Centre - Food Court serving an extensive list of cocktails and mocktails with an impressive view.
A homestay that we found on booking.com that's a worthy opponent for when you're looking for a budget-friendly stay in Kandy.
A neat little cafe in Wattala with an array of brilliant food!
Mitsi's Cafe was one of those hidden gems we uncovered in 2013. One year down the line, the food is still good, the service is friendly and the desserts are exceptional.
The Boardwalk is our favourite new place for a drink. It's located in a beautiful open area by the Diyawanna Lake, in Battaramulla, You drink under the stars while watching cute little ducks chase each other…
Hustler's Paintball is a bit out there but it offers a great paintball experience with expert guidance, good gear and a built in river bath afterwards.
Nestled in a deserted corner of Trincomalee Harbor, The Dutch Bank Café, is the first luxury restaurant to be opened since the end of the troubles.
The Wallawwa is one of the nicest hotels near the airport. It's an elegant family house converted into an excellent boutique hotel. What sets it apart is the proactive staff and the fact that it's…
The Kitchen serves tasty European fusion food in a refreshingly breezy outdoor setting at the Galle Fort.
Amazing jungle caravan experience in Yala!
Colombo Fort Cafe is a Harpo's run restaurant located in the popular Dutch Hospital shopping complex, serving up delicious pizzas, pastas and burgers.
Healthy and tasty juices for Rs. 200.
Calm & cool place to chill with beer & delicious food, bites. Specially Sri Lankan food.
Mango Tree is a hugely popular Indian restaurant on Dharmapala Mawatha, serving mainly North Indian cuisine. The food is very rich, and quite good.
M.D.Gunasena takes a novel approach at the conventional bookshop, with gorgeous interior decor, and a chill atmosphere which is perfect for passing the time, and of course reading.
Mona's Kitchen is a popular spot down Pannipitiya road, that dishes out a range of Italian and Sri Lankan cuisine.
Feel like dining fancy on a budget? Noodles at Cinnamon Grand is your spot.
SaBaBa's is basically the only place on Whiskey Point. It's run by Mambo's brother and is pretty chill. It's underground (no website/Facebook/etc), but if you show up they'll serve you.
Palm Villa is one of the best places to stay in Mirissa, if you can get it. Reasonable room rates, interesting rooms, swimmable beach and a reasonable distance from the main strip.
Theva Cuisine is of Kandy's few good restaurants. With great breads, excellent dessert and friendly service, it's definitely worth a visit.
Chill with amazing tasteful bites & beer. But management is a question.