One of the best views anywhere in the city or the region, in an incredibly under-rated colonial property.
Lantern is a well-equipped boutique hotel in Mirissa.
This stall serves a variety of stuff - from nai miris to pollos cutlets to dim sum. It's all very good.
The newest cafe in Cinnamon Gardens to enjoy some delicious pasta and huge slices of cheesecakes.
The Gallery Cafe is one of those perpetually hip spots in Colombo. The ambience is one of a kind and the food is consistently good, but it will leave a dent in your wallet.
The Moratuwa branch of the Pizza Napolitana.
Simply Strawberries makes wonderful desserts and their new outlet on Dharmapala Mawatha serves the same products in a more central and less busy location. Win.
Il Ponte at Hilton is one of the older Italian restaurants in Colombo. It may not be as popular as it was back in the day, but their Italian fare is pretty solid all-round.
Like the famous Jetwing Lighthouse - but fancier.
If you want to get away from the more crowded Nilaveli Beach Resort and have a decent, affordable meal, Pigeon Island Beach Resort is a good spot. It had a great owner (RIP) and continues to…
Situated at the border of Habarana national park. One of the best place to watch elephants in a walking distance.
Marino Beach Hotel's flagship restaurant that serves some brilliant food and also comes with a breathtaking view.
Calm & cool place to have a great Sri Lankan, Sri Lankan Chinese, Western food with cordial service.
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.
A stunning refurbished old mansion in the heart of Nuwaraeliya.
Solid pizzas, pictures of dogs and fairy lights, Arthur's is now at Horton Place.
Dolce Vita is a rustic and snug little Italian restaurant / café which serves everything from breakfast menus to snazzy drinks, pizzas and gelato.
M'eat US has an all-new restaurant down Fife Road.
Hotel J is a Jetwing budget hotel in Negombo - the rooms are comfy and the theme is pleasant.
A new place in Malabe for fine dining with an amazing rooftop view.
If wildlife, bird-watching and unadulterated nature are your thing, Banyan Camp is perfect. Leave anything that beeps or flashes in the car, and spend a few solid hours on the lake or stargazing at…
Grand Indian is Nuwara Eliya's go to Indian restaurant . They serve up top notch North Indian cuisine at reasonable prices with impressive consistency.
Pastamania serves a range of authentic Italian food, and they're now open at One Galle Face!
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.