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White House Restaurant

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21 Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 232765
07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had such an amazing dinner at the White House. Do not miss the paneer and the paratha. Sooo tasty! The butter chicken was also great. In addition to that, the service itself was spectacular!

Thank Ana T
Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Overall good Indian food. We found it not spicy enough, but maybe that was our fault, we should have said when we ordered. We asked for and got some diced red chillies to liven it up.The food came really quickly. Really enjoyed the dahl, chicken kedai was a bit too salty and sweet, lots of tomatoes and not much chicken.... More 

Thank Alba999
Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you look for having a great Indian diner go to that restaurant! The dishes are amazing! The food is so good! Don't expect to have a smile from anyone inside but no matter you will have a fantastic diner! We ordered chicken tikka masala, and butter chicken and we enjoyed it so much!!

Thank Sébastien T
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6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The food was good, but the portions were small. Service was so slow and also the WiFi. The place is well decorated.

Thank Matea Ć
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this restaurant on many recommendations. The food was really tasty however the service was terrible! We were shown to a table that hadn't been completely cleared from the last guests, which is fine, however the manager asked a wait staff to clean it not once but twice and still no one cleaned it. They simply bought over the... More 

Thank JaxJay
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We really liked the Indian cusine at this restaurant . Well cooked with amazing flavor. We had dal, kadai chicken , Nan and Paratha. Incredible value at $ 10 all in for two people . Will recomend this as a must go place in Kandy. We chose this restaraunt after checking out a few on the same block and found... More 

Thank Imtiaz S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It was good food and cheap the chicks. Masala is to die for, I would recommend this restaurant to u especially in this street there is no good food.

Thank roniishere
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The theme of this hotel is very awesome and the food as well as the serving by the waiters is also awesome.

Thank kirtan777
Bjerringbro, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the best Indian food we have had on Sri Lanka: chicken tikka masala, palak paneer and paratha. Friendly service.

Thank Soren1572417
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As i mentioned food was ok nothing special but tasty. At arrival we asked if they have wifi ( we really needed do some things ) and person who looked like Manager said yes. After few minutes he said: maybe is a bit slow i said it is fine ( until wifi works and i will be able to open... More 

Thank Tomas R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Chinese, Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 232765
White House is a unique, concept restaurant in the heart of Kandy, a beautiful heritage city in the hills of the Central region of Sri Lanka. White House is a Bakery, Café and Restaurant all in one. The café is modern & trendy compared to the laid back, cosy, wooden themed first floor restaurant. White House serves up a multi cuisine menu including some of the best steaks in town. We also have a real Tandoor to delight all those who love their meats char grilled. What’s more, the fresh bakery & pastry products are a real treat to those who crave for indulgence.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?