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Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 250312
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“prawns” (92 reviews)
“thai curry” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (78 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

i was with a friend of mine in a wedding party and they accused me i didnt pay ( though i had paid already). After checking cctv footage also they didnt admit their wrong and responded in a very hostile way in bad language. Not...More

Thank Sachintha L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a relaxing afternoon on the beach followed by a divine meal sitting under the stars. The ambiance was great. The fresh tiger prawns were delicious, and the red tuna curry and the green prawn curry were out of this world. The service was...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While we were staying at the Thambapanni Retreat, we discovered this restaurant set on the Unawatuna beach. From walking along the beach it appeared immediately the most inviting of all of them. From our first meal there, we knew it would become our favourite. This...More

Thank Thierry M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place on the beach that showsbthe fifa wprldcup on big screen. Food is ok and they do decent shisha.

Thank thiwanka g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have had enough of all the Sri Lankan food for breakfast, lunch and dinner - Kingfisher is the restaurant to go to! It has wonderful staff, wonderful location on the beach and amazing food! We had the prawns - AMA-zing! Thank you!

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for dinner and had a delicious seafood platter with some chilled beer by the beach. I would highly recommend visiting the restaurant and ordering the fresh seafood platter, absolute joy and lives up to the expectation of Sri Lanka’s bountiful seafood

Thank soniaj421
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch and dinner here, the food was really good, lovely fish and being on the beach is always lovely. Great cocktails too and excellent service

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went to Kingfisher on multiple occasions on our holiday because it was so wonderful. Firstly, the food is absolutely lovely. So lovely. It’s made to order, it does take a little bit of time for it to come over but, it...More

Thank Sami B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were served by the outstanding Sharma. We had lovely conversation with her and she ensured everything was perfect for us. The food was excellent quality prepared to a far higher standard than elsewhere we had seen at the beach.

Thank Gareth C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at the Kingfisher then used their loungers for some beach time. Felt OK about accosting their sunbeds as we were ordering cocktails. For lunch I had the tuna steak. Fish was fresh and cooked appropriately rare. Staff were very friendly. Not super...More

Thank Lily F
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Questions & Answers
Danusha D
8 May 2017|
Response from Roshif2015 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel has a restaurant so there is most probably and outside toilet you can get changed in. However I am not sure if there are showering facilities.
12 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be
25 March 2017|
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Response from kingfisherunawatuna | Property representative |
Hello Dear shanelemphers, I inform you that we charge 2000rs after 11pm because it's the high season of tourists people. Sorry for this misunderstanding, you should ask the manager to talk about it. We're here to help and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 03:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 250312
Kingfisher is a hotel and restaurant beautifully located on the crescent-shaped beach of Unawatuna in the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka. It’s origins run back to late 90’s. We have a designed lounge bar where you can relax and sip a cocktail and we offer a western and eastern menu at the restaurent. All our products are fresh and from the market everyday. We also have daily and weekly events: Every saturday night, we organise a party with dj's, music in live.
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