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Sharon Inn

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59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 222416
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious! We loved eating here and the whole experience. All the curries were divine - we would recommend it 100%.

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Thank Holiday_junkie1984
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love a bit of spice and lot of flavour and beautiful fresh food then check out Sue Inn! The only sitting for the evening is at 1930 sharp. On offer is about 10 stunning vegetarian dishes and condiments and also one exquisite Sri Lankan chicken curry. We loved every mouthful and my top three picks would have to... More 

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Thank Meishee_Lady
Penistone, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here twice for food (after we misjudged that other places would be open on Deepavali!) - and thought that their wide selection of Sri Lankan curries were delicious. You should definitely try to aubergine dish! There are lovely views across Kandy from the roof-top restuarant. The owners (Fiez? and Sue) made us very welcome and even played a... More 

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Thank that_jon
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Sharon Inn just after 8pm after having trouble finding somewhere to eat. The google maps location was slightly off as it's a bit further up the same road as listed. The dinner service had completed, but they agreed to take us in and reheat the selection of food for us. There were a wide variety of Sri... More 

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Thank Flatty_Ian
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice while visiting Kandy and the curry was amazing! It was by far the best food we had in Kandy (admittedly not much competition) but also the best curry we had after visiting Ella, Tissa, Mirissa, Galle and Colombo. The location was great with a beautiful view of the city at night time and the owners were... More 

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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner last night. The hotel and restaurant was very clean and the owners very friendly always having a little chat with everyone explaining all about the different types of food! The owner is a gentlemen from sri lanka and his otherhalf is from germany.. come here and have a dinner (buffet), you will enjoy it!

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Thank Marcel Lee B
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice view but felt the food was a little average. Service from staff was very good. Note that restaurant is up 6 flights of stairs roughly so not for people with any difficulties.

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Thank Smithjones4423
London, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We came here for dinner as the reviews seemed good and there is a lack of good restaurants in Kandy. It's certainly a great location with excellent views of the city at night. The staff are welcoming and we managed to get a beer (there seemed to be a bit of a shortage in Kandy), but mysteriously we were offered... More 

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Thank Richard P
Busselton, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The evening started with a walk up the hill from our hotel.Then up the stairs ,they seem to go on forever to the roof top.The view is stunning.The meal that night was served as a buffet about 12 dishes.As I understand it a traditional Sri Lankan meal of 90% vegetables and only one chicken dish.All were lightly spiced with no... More 

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Thank Ross W
London, United Kingdom
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177 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Came here 3 years ago with family. Brought my mum here on return trip to Kandy. She loved it! Food so nice and plentiful. We were craving vegetables after lots of carb focused meals on our travels. Aubergine a hit, had seconds of the dhal and the beetroot was inventive. Still a pricey meal (a bowl of rice and 4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 222416

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?