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Foodlands Restaurant

42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 232765
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“butter chicken” (47 reviews)
“naan” (40 reviews)
“curry” (63 reviews)
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Chinese, Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

After arriving in Kandy we struggled to find a decent restaurant for lunch. We read about The White House and decided to try it out. Make sure you make it upstairs which is where the restaurant is. The decor is not bad actually and it's...More

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Ok....... with the crowded down stairs. But not like the past days. This restaurant had a reputation food was great and had a very good menu and great service.

Thank Iranga k
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Recommended to us by our guesthouse on a Saturday night. Arrived at what was the end of the service hours, and were the last ones to order (8.30pm). Like every restaurant we visited in Kandy, not many diners due to it being a holiday weekend....More

Thank rachelharris88
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We had a nice dinner here, butter chicken was tasty as well as the rest of what we ordered. The restaurant itself is a bit tired and needs renovation, however it's a good option given the lack of places to eat in Kandy, which is...More

Thank Chiara D
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

the food was delicious. The service was very good , my dish was too spicy so they made me a new one very quickly without questions.

Thank Shani K
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Really excellent food in the centre of Kandy. We had the butter chicken, daal, mixed fruit smoothie and some naan/rice - all 5/5. Staff friendly too- highly recommend

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Came here by recommendation of our host and didnt regret it - fine Butter Chicken & Tikka Masala, decent portion, friendly staff. Would come here again.

Thank Kristina G
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Nice quite clean upstairs restaurant . Best curry I had in Sri Lanka. All our meals were great .Was quite at lunch time, so might be good time to go

Thank christinecalvert
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

To get to the restaurant you'll need to walk through the small canteen like cafe on the ground floor up to the first floor. The restaurant is a comfortable place. Food is good. We had the fish tikka masala (average), butter chicken (excellent) and nasi...More

Thank Portia C
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This is our first restaurant in Kandy we visited and it was good. Nothing fancy though. I think the first floor is for dinner, which is where we were sat. It looked nice and it was a bit away from the traffic, also nice. The...More

Thank Sjakie S
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Michael D
26 January 2018|
Response from ShaQMnzr | Property representative |
No we do not serve liquor.
13 November 2016|
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Response from ShaQMnzr | Property representative |
We can custom make to serve you Jain Food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
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: 42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka (Formerly White House Restaurant)
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 232765
  • E-mail
White House has now moved to No 42, Dalada Veediya, Kandy. Please look for "Foodlands Restaurant" as we have rebranded with a new look. Foodlands celebrates 26 years of operation in the town Kandy and is part of local food scenario for over 2 decades and popular with the locals. Serving Sri Lankan, Indian & Chinese Cuisine, Foodlands also does a real Tandoor much to delight of 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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