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Galle Face Terrace, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 323847
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There was a great sushi lunch set with attractive price. That was also great quantity which one person could eat fully and enjoy the whole lunch time. The flavour itself does not lag behind any other sushi menu in other sushi bars. I will not hesitate to eat there again when it allows me to visit again.

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Thank Kielyong S
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good service, delicious food. It's located very close to Galle Face hotel. We had sushi plate and yakitori.

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Thank ozded
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent sashimi and other dishes and the table service was good. However, whilst I was talking to one of my guests the bill was thrust at me at 2.45 pm accompanied by the statement that "we close at 3.00 o'clock). This was before I asked for it and before we were asked if we would like dessert (in fact, we... More 

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Thank Michael T T
Bahrain
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

One person has been responsible for putting colombo's food scene on the international page. Part srilankan-part japanese ,celebrity chef Dharshan Munidasas hugely successful restaurants ministry of crab and Nihonbashi have become landmarks in the city. In fact,Munidasa has the honor of having not one but both of his restaurants featured on the prestigious "ASIAS 50 best restaurants

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Thank Prakash C
Mumbai
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Good sushi. Great presentation. Enjoyable sashimi. Good service. Were able to walk in without a reservation.

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Thank MumbaiIndian
Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We had Maguro sashimi for starters. Miso soup, beef with glutinous rice and raw egg for main. Very good and filling, would have liked sake to go with it, but unfortunately restaurant not licensed. SLR 3,000 per pax, was reasonable pricing.

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Thank Peter E
Adelaide Australia
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Went here for lunch on Dec 26th. Beautiful premises but not ready to go yet and staff not quite "on the ball". Had to wait over half an hour for my Salmon Sashimi and Crab and Wasabi Sushi. A few items on the menu were not even available. A bit disappointing, but I am sure they will get their act... More 

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Thank RaneeB
Adelaide, Australia
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

i feel here offers best sushi in Sri Lanka, my first visit to restaurant outlets at the Galle Face Terrace, but my friends dined here twice or more. For me food and service were excellent. not a waste actually!! well paid off , value for money We would go back again. thank you . love and kisses!!

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Thank Z7425IIemilyc
Boralesgamuwa, Sri Lanka
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

have been to this place few times, food taste keeps going down..i like dining in the room..not very Japanese like environment though..prices are bit high..

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Thank IAbeysinghe
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The hype is misleading... this place is a very average Japanese restaurant... 10 a penny in London or New York. Food dull. Service poor. Only memorable because it was overpriced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galle Face Terrace, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 11 2 323847

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?