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Cafe 1886 by Salgado Bakers

£Cafe, Asian,
68 E.L Senanaya veediya | On top of Salgado Bakers, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 222918
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawn curry” (4 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (5 reviews)
“dahl” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Asian, Sri Lankan, Seafood, Fast food, Healthy
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LOCATION
68 E.L Senanaya veediya | On top of Salgado Bakers, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the food, the atmosphere, the service and the prices were really not bad. Nice view from the balcony.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HafsaPretoria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good Food tasty Prices okay Staff friendly Came for Late dinner at 9 pm All good. Busy nice music. Balcony seat overlooking street

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shrekfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service here is really bad. We walked in sat down, no menus brought to us for 15 minutes. Wrong order arrived, he didn’t change it, just pointed to the kitchen. Didn’t bring drinks we ordered. So pretty bad on that front, but as for the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Caltan23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there twice and both times the food was excellent. The atmosphere on the first floor is also nice.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank matei86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must if you are visiting kandy on a budget. Great variety of food at unbeatable prices. Wish we heard about this place earlier. Upstairs terrasse is great too!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank essandro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This being a rather new addition to Kandy food scene and having heard lot of good things about the place me and my wife decided to check this out. Its the upper floor of the Salgado Bakery and has a small area which appears quite...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank SumedhaS_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Prawns in prawn curry were sweet and fresh in a delicious sauce. Dahl was tasty. Eggs were perfectly cooked, came with assortment of toast and buns. Upstairs space quiet and cool. We sat on balcony overlooking busy street.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lotsoffruit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the cuttle fish curry in coconut milk with roti...absolutely lovely food, friendly service and nice atmosphere sat on the balcony overlooking the hustle and bustle of the street below.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stephangeline
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is so good, our best meal in Kandy by far! We had spring rolls to share. Then I had the tempered prawns with paan, dahl and sambal. My husband had cuttlefish. We were both impressed with the portions as well as the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Christine D
Suren17, Owner at Cafe 1886 by Salgado Bakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Christine it's so encouraging to have reviews such as yours and makes all our hard work worth every bit !! Our mission is to bring the very best of authentic Sri Lankan cuisine to people in and visiting our beloved city at a fair...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious! Great variety of curries and very nice vibe. We sat upstairs and watched the street. Good Times.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank theleosen
Suren17, Owner at Cafe 1886 by Salgado Bakers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks !! For us, creating 'happy memories' is everything!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Cuisine
Cafe, Asian, Sri Lankan, Seafood, Fast food, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Street Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 E.L Senanaya veediya | On top of Salgado Bakers, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 222918
  • E-mail
Description
Started in 1886, one of the oldest in the country, Cafe 1886 combines traditional local cuisine with modern culinary artistry to bring you the finest dishes you would experience in the country. Our Menu is diverse from traditional local dishes to a affordable breakfast to fast food, to popular international cuisine. Seafood and Healthy meals is our speciality. Free Wifi, Restroom, AC/Non AC,PDR
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