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Lucky Fort Restaurant

Parawa street | No 7, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 242922
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (532 reviews)
“rice” (246 reviews)
“pineapple” (55 reviews)
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Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Parawa street | No 7, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday

This little restaurant is tucked down a side road in Fort Galle so you are unlikely to stubble across it. However it is well worth a visit if you are staying in the area. The brother and sister who wait the tables are extremely welcoming,...More

Thank katehallam2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As recommended by the friendly hosts we tried the 10 sample curries for two, followed by a tasty honey coconut pudding. Plenty of food for two people. The food was delicious and a great way to taste and mix multiple curries together. Service was fast...More

Thank Jillery11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Imagine ten little dishes holding scrumptious curries surrounding a plate of fluffy white rice! So superb I had my second cookery lesson with the gorgeous cook Lucky. This was held in her home a few minutes away and a further treat was her spice garden....More

1  Thank Basia1947
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to know what it’s like to eat rice and curry in a local Sri Lankan home, look no further. A sumptuous lunch of 10 curries with a mountain of rice will cost you just 1500 rupees or around $15. It’s actually enough...More

1  Thank gabrielperera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alovely familly of mother , daughter and ason running this cozy old house restaurant with amazing vibes and great taste We ordered their signature dish which is rice with 10 small portions of diffrent flavors (all local) along with chicken . The price is 1500rs...More

1  Thank Moh'd T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here often and love it. The rice and 10 types of curry to share for 2 at 1,500 rupees is unbeatable for quality/ value. If you want to taste the true Sri Lanka this wonderful, friendly family have got it all.

1  Thank moina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute little cafe, hidden Ina side street Decent prices and quick service Curry & rice had a large selection of currys (the usual ones + mango curry etc) with the rice; tasty and not too spicy Lovely service Gluten free options on the menu also...More

Thank KarenPatrizia8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there because of food ratings. Nice little place that offers 10 different curries which are not that spicy. Fun to taste all of them

Thank Anja W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant last night in a quiet cool street. !0 'curry' dishes for 1500rupees for two. They sell beer (Lion) and a large range of drinks. Curry dishes with rice and great pappadums. dishes are 10 small bowls of different beautifully cooked variety of...More

1  Thank Karan1263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Lucky Fort last night having spotting it the night before and decided tho give it a go. We were attracted to the 10 curry offer for 1500rps, which was enough for two. Having looked around Galle for a backpacker friendly priced dinner, this...More

Thank DrHedgerow
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12 March 2017|
Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
The time to visit Lucky Fort is evening before 8:30.
8 March 2016|
Response from Joshua S | Reviewed this property |
3/5 stars. Food was good but took way too long for service and they mixed everything up. May be of I didn't know that trip advisor ranked it #1 Galle I might have had a better impression.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parawa street | No 7, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 242922
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We are proudly invite you to get the wonderful experience of traditional Sri Lankan Rice and Ten(10) Different Curries from us.All for just 1500Rs( 9$)and ""It is enough for two hungry people."" Lucky Mama Made all this With Love and Care.We know You definitely feel it . If you really felt it, Mama Lucky willing to teach you about it..! Yes.we do cooking class too First we Meet then we decide . Tourists are welcome!
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