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Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 790 7201
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This place did the best rice and curry that we had in our whole stay in Sri Lanka. 4 separate curries + dhal + sambal - all for 750rs. Big portions and properly spiced too. We went three days running it was that good and the only curry we had twice was the pumpkin (a good thing as it was... More 

Thank ant6666
Northwich, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Wow best curry I have had since being in Sri Lanka. A lovely restaurant with great friendly service, but also very professional, wish we had time to do a cookery class there. 2 nights left in Unawatuna we might very well be back.

Thank the_calvinator
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Go for traditional food and you will not be disappointed;) Also Rotti are amazing. Staff awesome, you can try cooking lesson in here.

Thank Helena C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We went to this place 3 evenings in a row because the food was delicious and varied. The main dish was a platter of a selection of curries. Also the vegetables rotti was good. They also offer cooking class. The woman was very kind and she made for me jackfruit curry which I wanted to try and it wasn't on... More 

Thank Laskopivo
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The best pancakes and pizza in the world! :) very nice staff and very good food :) highly recommended. Thanks

Thank Katarzyna S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

1. Lipton tea in SriLanka? Really? 2. Butter prawns can be so much better. The were more tempura around then actual prawn. And oily too :(

Thank Buhnevici N
Carnhell Green, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

I really struggle to understand all the good reviews for this place. But perhaps we ordered the wrong thing on the menu, I want to think it wasn't their speciality but the big "italian pizza" sign written on the wall stated otherwise. We got served promptly and ordered two pizzas, a beer and a juice without sugar that turned out... More 

Thank Allen M
Prague, Czech Republic
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights in Unawatuna and Nautilus restaurant visited twice always for a dinner. I'm not such a big eater of fish, but their Marlin with salat and chips was one of the best I've ever eaten. Well-roasted and flavourous with tasty salat and crispy chips. Just waiting for the meal was longer than I would have wished (about an... More 

Thank Michal K
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

I fund this Cooking School fortunately during the Unawatuwa visit. The teacher lady named Yamuna is so kind and paying attention to each students join the class. (3000 rps / person) At first we went to market and purchase some vegetables. We selected Banana flower bud , Egg plant , Okura. (These vegetable cost is included the class fee. )... More 

Thank naokia385
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Spent 6 nights in unawatuna and ate here every night, staff are so helpful and food is lovely , They offer a cooking course which I did and now I'll be cooking Sri Lankan food for my friends ,

Thank che437

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Sri Lankan, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 77 790 7201

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?