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236 Mahamodara, Colombo Road, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
91 49443830
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were on a group of 21 visited in April 2017 for buffet lunch. The location marked in google maps is wrong. There were about 7 dishes with soup and bread. Meal was mainly Sri Lankan with average variety. But it was not warm. The place is situated above few shops (hand craft, jewelry etc) There is a good variety... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

A 'tour-operator' restaurant; very ordinary food. Certainly not the place to eat when you are in Galle. The silver lining was the wood carving store which is also sort of part of the restaurant. The shop had wood carvings in vibrant colours.

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Bengaluru, India
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366 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were on a group tour and the operator had booked our lunch here. The food was Indian and Lankan. All the dishes were lukewarm and can not really call delicious. Pakodas were very oily. The place is above a shop and you have to go through the merchandise area. Prices are steep and place smells awful.

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2 Thank vidyapm
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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290 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We were on a group tour of Sri Lanka and our tour operator took us to this restaurant for a late lunch. The food on the buffet counter was cold and all the dishes were of mediocre quality. The toilets were also bad. It was the worst experience during our trip

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Good clean restaurant, good food. We are in group and travel agent has booked lunch here. Place is good for tourist to eat. We are Indians group & have been served semi Indian food. Food preparation good.

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Bahrain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

This was one if the biggest and most terrible mistakes of our Sri Lanka trip. In interest of public welfare - I would like to emphasize and reiterate - do NOT go to this place unless you want to end up with food poisoning! 13 of us went for lunch here - almost all of us has stomach issues and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2015

A bit of a tourist pit stop so prices expensive, but the food is reasonable enough. Just don't buy any of the crafts, very expensive and cheaper elsewhere. Food ordered from the menu better than the buffet.

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Thank Drew M
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

We stopped here for lunch with friends who are Galle residents. The food from the buffet was delicious and plentiful. The staff were welcoming and very helpful. Our drinks came quickly and the service was excellent. The crafts downstairs were well made and we were able to watch two wood-carvers in action. I would recommend this restaurant for a good... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We found ourselves in Gall on 4th February this year, which was the Sri Lankan National day holiday, with many businesses shut. We were taken to this restaurant by our driver, and found a number of mini buses and coaches parked outside. The restaurant is on the first floor above a showroom selling the ubiquitous tourist tat. On entering, we... More 

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  • Address: 236 Mahamodara, Colombo Road, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: 91 49443830

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