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Stay Golden Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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We are a friendly local family-run hotel beachside restaurant welcoming non-guests at any time during the day. We make all dishes fresh to order from locally sourced ingredients. Stay Golden!! - please note that the restaurant is temporarily closed due to renovations -
US$4 - US$10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Sri Lankan
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Reviewed 22 January 2019

Amazing food menu especially if you're looking for healthy food. Nice view and helpful staff. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Christian M
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

We stayed here a couple night. Loved this place. Good food, great place to stay. Everything in walking distance, on the beach, lovely dogs and cat and a very nice restaurant at the beach to lunch or eat breakfast.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank zo_m638
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I stayed at Stay Golden for 1 week and had breakfast & lunch there every day. The food is increadibly tasty with a lot of different flavours, the menue offers a great variety and the service was excellent. Go there for a fresh fruity porridge,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jasmiinhei
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Ok- so the main reason we came was the 7 new puppies and the 3 month old kitten, Tom, but even so, had a nice light lunch and drinks here. Great location about half way along the Arugam ‘strip’ and total beach front spot. They...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LizH893
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The perfect place to escspe from the hustle and bustle of live. Enjoying a delicious meal while watching the sea and listening to good backround music.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank durrix
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great spot to spend the day - they do delicious smoothie bowls for breakfast, cold coconuts, have sun loungers on the beach, really nice bliss balls for a snack during the day and some delicious pancakes. Can get everything from salads to traditional sri lankan...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank CatrionaTom
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Relaxing, fresh and tasty. We ate two grilled fish, with rice salad and fries. Super tasty and decent price. Worth it!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Dudley R
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We went here for lunch upon our arrival at A-bay, and ended up staying well after sundown. It’s situated perfectly on the beach, and after a great meal (fried rice, devilled chicken extra spicy) we relaxed in the sun with a delicious iced coffee and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ToveB89
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Stay Golden is one of those places you visit with no idea of what awaits you. You then end up realising you’ve stumbled on somewhere really quite exceptional. Having spent several days at a local hotel, we wanted to eat out in the town one...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RichardMPeters
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here at every time of the day now,always great food, great service and an amazing atmosphere with a chilled vibe on the beach. Playing good music, it's always a great experience !!!Definetly reccomend and food menu comes at a great price !

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bethany C
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