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Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 233415
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had breakfast twice and it was good. They have a good variety of fresh fruits, juice, cornflakes and bacon and eggs etc..

Thank manique-fernando
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner here one evening and had a good experience. The food was well cooked and the service was sharp. Overall an enjoyable night was had by all.

Thank colinlisamatthews
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Our group of six just walked in off the street while looking for lunch and we were not disappointed. The waiter told us that restaurant is in a 400 year old former spice warehouse, and the aged patina of the walls has been preserved as...More

Thank 341claire
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went there today for dinner with my hubby and the food was delicious. The waiter was really kind and helpful. On the menu it said they had shrimps spaghetti and I don't eat sea food so I told him I don't eat sea food so...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I went here for dinner with my friends.The atmosphere was nice and cozy.The menu lacks variety!I ordered chicken burger,it was pricey and I thought it's not worth the money.Dessert was no exception,the cheese cake was definitely the worst cheese cake I've had in my life.But...More

Thank Rusiru R
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback. I m very sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations, unfortunately we are left with little option other than to apologize. If we were made aware at the time it would have been very easily...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We ate here a few weeks ago, and found the setting really beautiful. The food was good, but a little pricey, for what you got. Though it is in Galle Fort with tourist prices, and is probably what to expect. I would recommend , as...More

Thank Bernadette D
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We visited here late afternoon for a quiet evening meal. We were greeted by a cat at reception which was a great way to start! The staff wee not the friendliest, but the setting, with a lovely tree filled courtyard was beautiful and even more...More

Thank 2wreckless
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Fortaleza again after two years or so hoping to have the same pleasant experience we had before. Sadly, it was nothing special this time around. We had the pesto prawn pasta, tuna crudo and passion fruit soda (supposedly homemade). The tuna was nice...More

Thank CMBTraveller_85
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had an evening meal here and ate fish special and pasta. Both were excellent and the service great. The courtyard is nice and they have fans to cool it down. The service is friendly and it was one of the best meals we had...More

Thank LondonHDL
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share this fantastic review, it gives us a great sense of achievement and i shall pass it along to the team. We hope to see you back again. Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

After a week of curry we needed a western meal. Had a chicken burger which was okay and beef burger which wasn't great. The outdoor is really nice though. 2 burgers and 2 soft drinks for 4000 not really value for money.

Thank James T
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Suzanne S
5 December 2016|
Response from Ethan S | Property representative |
Hi Suzanne Thank you for your inquiry. We will be offering our regular A La Carte menu plus a few Xmas specials on the board which are yet to be confirmed. Please get back to us next week via email to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 233415
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Fortaleza is a courtyard Restaurant with a Bar. We serve Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Our menu is Western with an Asian influence. We have a specials board which changes almost every day.
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