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The Heritage Cafe - CLOSED

53 Light House Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 697 3218
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“nasi goreng” (9 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
53 Light House Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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71 - 80 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

You must be wondering what are the meaning of the heading. It is really simple. 1. Delicious Delicacies - Tasty/Good Portions. 2. Superb Service - Quick/Very Helpful 3. Addictive Atmosphere - Ancient Antique Building inside the Fortifications with a Beautiful Garden inside. According to my...More

1  Thank GimalD
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good food and excellent place for a large group to handout with views of the Indian oceanfront a colonial building.

Thank Madhawa P
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous surroundings and a great location. Like many of the businesses around here it is like being in a different world compared to the rest of Sri Lanka. Matching uniforms, wet floor signs, computer powered tills and so on. You pay the price for it...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner here. Their spaghetti was really good and filling. The staff was friendly and helpful. Great atmosphere and good service. Worth the price.

Thank Rebekka S
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here for dinner and we're really surprised at how good it was, great food, really nice rice (Nasigoreng) and salad, cooked well and presented beautifully. Friendliest, quickest service we've had in Sri Lanka and would highly recommend this little hideaway. If you're visiting...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

A very cozy place. Especially if you can get a table outside. We just went for sandwiches and they were nothing special. The waiters were nice. They misunderstood our order and changed it without complaints.

Thank LiseErichsen
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This s would be a good place for lunch, very casual and good food but I think for what it is, it is a little overpriced. We arrived mid afternoon and it was still ver busy. The local chicken curry and rice is good especially...More

Thank Awaywegoagain22
Reviewed 28 June 2016

lovely food, nice service, pleasant staff. recommend the Sri Lankan selection. and there is a Lavazza coffee shop attached!

Thank NewDelhibelly
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Dined here once. Ordered the curry meal. Between us we shared one chicken curry and one fish curry. Both served with 3 different vegetable curries, rice, pappadums and chutney. Overall the meal was quite good. The chicken curry however was a bit overcooked and the...More

Thank travelbugsonthego
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Place Spacious, you can see a lot of tourists dining in this place. A bit crowded in the lunch time. They have toilet facilities[not very bad and considerably clean]. Has an indoor courtyard. More suitable for small groups. Food Good and tasty. Have a good...More

Thank TheCalculus
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Light House Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 697 3218
  • E-mail
The Heritage Cafe centraly located in the historical Fort, Galle; is one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. The cafe is a family restaurant with a wide range of soups, salads, main courses and fresh juices at a very reasonable price. the food is prepared by professional chefs. The cafe is open from 9am to 9pm.
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