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Lucullus Garden Restaurant

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Station Access Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 271521
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Owner is very kind person, who knows make a fish :-) Fish are frozen somethimes, but tasted really very good! (Salad and rice and garlick sauce and french frices are really delicious, and it is include in finally price of fish) we paid 2000 LKR for fish and everything with it.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

One of the the local near Bentota railway station suggested us this resturant telling food good & value for money..... So we headed towards LUCULLUS.... Seafood -prawns & crab- was fresh Taste -Ok good Food- heavy butter garlic paste-excellent In menu card,prices are really high ...... But since it was off season , they give offered us normal price

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Thank ThAnUsHaNaVaS
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a simple poor spagetthis or a vegetable fried rice (that is not fried).. Its ok. If not, please go to another restaurant. we was looking for a local lunch but The only good on the dish was the egg.... its expensive as well.¡!

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Thank Guille L
Snaith, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015

We were talked into trying this restaurant by a young chap advising us that it was the best sea food restaurant in Bentota. It isn't. I had Prawn curry which wasn't too bad but not really spicy. My partner wanted fish and specifically asked for fish without bones. Unfortunately what she got was probably the boniest piece of fish you... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2014

The food here is good, especially seafood. The prices are higher than in the mainland and in the north but this is a town of resorts. We also rented a room here for 2200 a night w/ breakfast. Seems like this isn't the town for budget travelers.

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Thank Katja S
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

We were completely lost in bentota trying to find a decent restaurant to have our lunch at. We ask what turned out to be a really nice man for a restaurant and he walked us to lucullus. First we were really skeptical because first impression was not the best but the prices were affordable and the staff friendly so we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

We came here on a recommendation from a friendly chap in the village. It's not much to look at and perhaps lacks the style of some other places. But they know what they're doing. It's a family run place, mum and sister in the kitchen, the son (c.40) down the market at 5am every day then front of house. They've... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Access Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 271521

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?