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Rooftop Gymkhana Pool Complex | No, 41 Maitland Cresent, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 77 739 7818
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18:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We visited 41 Sugar back in September 2016 after arriving in Colombo for one night before our flight back home the next day. As we didn't have long in the city, we quickly googled 'cocktail bars' and this was the first one that popped up. We made our way there in a tuk tuk and were sent to the top... More 

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Thank Sara T
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Last Saturday around 10.30 in the night we went to Sugar after dinner for a cocktail. (We were 3) There was only 3 occupied tables and some tables with "reserved"tags on. but there were couple of tables without the tag and when we asked the staff was like all reserved. When i point out the tag "reserved" was not there,... More 

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Thank Avant83
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went for drinks on a Friday and ended up dancing the night away because the band and place was so good. Drinks and food (they only serve tapas) are on the pricey side, but the service and the atmosphere is excellent. The crowd is a mix of locals and foreigners and they play great. Overall, a good place to unwind... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This place was one of my regular spots when I was in lanka to go have a quiet beer or even to hang out with friends. They do have great selection of drinks, nibbles and the staff are super nice and friendly. Very nice atmosphere too.

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Thank anisen1990
Coventry, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our last night was spent here. What a gem of a place if you like live up beat music call here. Fabulous staff brilliant atmosphere with classy surroundings it really made it a special time. Leslie the manager and his team really excelled to make us feel welcome would definitely call again.. dress code no shorts... but they kindly made... More 

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Thank julie B
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great place to hang after work for a cocktail or after dinner. They also serve dinner and they are food is not bad. But more of a hangout place than a restaurant for dinner.

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Thank Avant83
Bentota, Sri Lanka
1 review
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I think small beer (350 ml) for 500 Rs should be well chilled. But place is very nice with life music on evening.

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Thank Ansh S
Colombo
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183 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

From the mix of starters the calamari rings, fried cashew nuts and battered prawns were really great. The devilled chicken did not taste like chicken at all. It was a let down. I had the prawn Fettuccini but for some reason it was quite bland. The live band was great and hugely talented and very entertaining. The ambience was very... More 

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Thank ShanakaRSU
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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291 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Excellent ambiance with tasteful decor and subdued lighting. Not air-conditioned but as it on the 3rd floor there is cross ventilation. Open only at night with a happy hour with 50% off on cocktails and wines from 6 to 7 p. m. Friendly and quick service. The Barman isn't top notch but he manages. Very good coffee. Everything is good... More 

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1 Thank Gayan P
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

41 is one of the best recommendations for a unique bar and restaurant experience in Colombo. Excellent and regularly changing cocktails with a twist and a well curated fusion menu makes for a great balance of drink and dine options. The rooftop location and lighting is spot on. Even Sunday afternoons are great to just chill. Regular live music adds... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
Monday
18:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 01:00
Thursday
18:00 - 01:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rooftop Gymkhana Pool Complex | No, 41 Maitland Cresent, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 77 739 7818

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