We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elita Restaurant

) #17 of 111 Restaurants in Galle ££ - £££ Seafood, , Asian
34 Middle Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 242 3442
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tuna steak” (50 reviews)
“prawns” (22 reviews)
“lime cream” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sri Lankan, Asian, Fusion
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
34 Middle Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
Write a Review
Reviews (285)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Had lobster and fresh whole fish with a bottle of wine. Amazing staff, great seafood, will definitely go back here.

Thank James T
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We live close to this beautiful restaurant and we always go there when possible, The food is one of the best in the region and having a meal here is always worth it. Highly recommended

Thank Ruwan W
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Fresh snapper, fresh steamed prawns--huge portions, so well prepared. Maybe not typical Sri Lankan prices but this meal would cost a lot more in the western world. We loved our dinner!

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our tuna steaks in lime cream sauce. Great portion and perfectly cooked. The tuna capacious had a delicious mango sauce but warning watch out for the wasabi dotted around the plate. A little too over powering if you took too much. Location isn't...More

Thank Marc-Antoine A
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had the fried lobster for lunch. It was one of the best meals i have EVER had! The presentation was magnificent. The taste was outstanding!Service was exemplary. A truly enjoyable experience all around. Highly recommended!

Thank Jacque P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This restaurant was a total disappointment. It is typically a touristic trap, you will never see locals eat there, which is already an indication in itself that food is no good. I should have trusted the previous reviews stating that this was by far the...More

1  Thank Blajanka
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had snapper and crab. The raw product is displayed on (buried in) ice. You chose the item, and it is prepared. Therefore some waiting time. Both the snapper and th crab werw well cooked, and the spicy sauce delicious.

Thank Ivar_Denmark
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This was awesome. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. Loved how the menu was written up on a white board and meals were taken off when seafood wasn't available. We all walked out with huge grins. Octopus salad, lobster and steamed prawns, were the...More

Thank SCH2803
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I loved the idea of this hotel. No formal menu, just a write up of the fresh fish - octopus, snapper, tuna.. not expensive by European standards but higher in price than other (better) places. Mum has the tuna, it was fine by only fine....More

Thank Kate E
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Understated, colourful establishment with warm and friendly staff. Fresh local seafood seasoned beautifully. We had the snapper pan fried with lime cream! Will definitely return on our next visit!

Thank Light_Onyx
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Chambers Restaurant
451 reviews
.12 miles away
The Original Rocket Burger
606 reviews
.08 miles away
Crepe-ology
1,098 reviews
.06 miles away
A Minute by Tuk Tuk
933 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Galle Fort Lighthouse
483 reviews
.05 miles away
Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
167 reviews
.11 miles away
Meera Mosque
102 reviews
.11 miles away
Historical Mansion Museum
124 reviews
.10 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Elita Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Sri Lankan, Asian, Fusion
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Middle Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 242 3442
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing