Located down Nawala Road, The Coffee Rooms is a fairly new venture that plays host to three different affairs - meeting room, kid's play room and a cafe.
The new House Of Fashions is kind of amazing, though the goods (mainly clothing) they sell remains generally mediocre.
Just another kadey on the side of the road that's great for getting some food on the go after work.
Burger Wish is a new burger joint in Thalawathugoda that serves up some okay burgers for an affordable price tag.
Chinese Juchunyuan in Colpetty is one of the few places in town to try out Chinese hotpot. The catch, however, is that if you don't add the right ingredients to the hotpot you'll basically end up…
The newest addition to Java Lounge roster by the Nawala RD that hopes to provide the same experience we've come to expect from the coffee house chain
Unlike their flagship store at Alexandra Place, this outlet is not a tourist hotspot and you don't have to queue up for a vacant changing room because it is rarely (if ever) crowded. The products…
The Hammock Cafe in the Galle Dutch Hospital has a great location and cool seating, but the food is pretty expensive and mediocre.
A tiny restaurant that serves up lunch and dinner, with a Sri Lankan and Indian menu.
Casuarina Beach is the go-to beach for Jaffna locals. Don't expect a bikinis-and-beers sort of scene.
The Pettah Floating Market opened on the 25th of August to a lot of hype, and it's worth it. The place is another part of Colombo's fancy urban development plan along with Arcade…
The Silver Spoon is a quality buth kade in Ratmalana that serves wholesome food at decent prices. (Steer clear of the meat, though)
The new and refurbished movie theatres by Scope Cinemas.
La Passion is a midrange, established hair salon
Coco V at Crescat offers the same stuff as the Coco V at Ward Place, but the ambience isn't as chilled out as the other. Their signatures are coffees and cakes.
Gelato is a new ice cream boutique at MC, managed by Roots.
A gang of hairdressers operating out of three small rooms on Vajira Road, with a branch in Mount Lavinia.
One of Colombo's most popular coffee shops has opened up in Nawala.
There isn't that much to say about the Racecourse McDonald's except that it's open and it's a McDonald's. It's the same as any other McDonald's except it's in the newly refurbished Colombo…
Some of the food at Steamboat is good, but the delivery service and website are a bit of a shambles.
Kinjou is one of the oldest Chinese restaurants in Colombo. Their stuff is as Sri Lankanized as it gets, but it's just okay at best.
ඉස් ඉස්සෙල්ලාම කියන්න එපැයි, දොර ලඟ ඉන්න පිළි ගැනීමේ නිළධාරියා හරි ලස්සන හිනාවක්…
Rolex Hotel is a Jaffna bath kade in Wellawatte which also seems to have a branch in Jaffna.
Tea Talk has got rooms, a restaurant and bikes for hire!