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Black & White Restaurant

Parangiya Waththe 275, Pillagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 137 9960
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (46 reviews)
“curry” (37 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Grill, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Parangiya Waththe 275, Pillagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This are many options for eating on Unawatuna Beach. This is one of the better ones. Food and sevice are good and it is reasonably priced. There are sun loungers available to rent for 200 rupees ( about €1) per day. We based ourselves here...More

Thank DCM2211
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great beach restaurant. The food and service were very good and great value. I would definitely go back.

Thank Louise O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have been dinning at B&W on every visit to Unawatuna so far food and the staff have not disappointed us. Warmly greeted us always. Food is delicious as always. Hands down by far better than any 5 star restaurant in colombo. Thank you Farhan for...More

Thank Omar R
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came home today from our second visit to Sri Lanka - our first and last meals were at Black and White and several in between - can’t resist it! What’s not to like - delicious food served on tables on the sand - watch...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 4 days ago

I tried the four curries at Black & White. Overall it was delicious but the chicken curry was by far the best so if I went back I'd definitely order that by itself! We also had bread and hummus to start which was lovely. The...More

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great beach bar. Quality of food better than some. Friendly service. Good value. Snake in the toilet!

Thank sallycinnomon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here several times and each time the food was excellent, the beer cold and the service was also spot on. Would definitely recommend

Thank snevetska
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I, along with our two sons, went to Black and White for a seafood evening, and we were not disappointed. The chef suggested we have the sea food platter with coral fish, tiger prawns and calamari. The meal came quickly, was cooked...More

Thank Pandamat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an incredible dinner here. Had the Sri Lankan Full Meal which included rice and 3 different types of curry along with 2 other small amazing dishes. Service was incredible and staff were like family. Worth the visit for sure!

Thank Mitchell J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely setting on the beach but booking advisable as it is popular. Attentive waiters. Inexpensive cocktails. Catch of the day fish displayed to choose. All very fresh. Bananasplit dessert was delicious.

Thank Jane T
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16 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Hey, no a short walk max 2 min. and yes on road Level directly onto the Beach. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$35
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
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: Parangiya Waththe 275, Pillagoda, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 77 137 9960
  • E-mail
Welcome to Black & White restaurant.
The best culinary experience of Unawatuna beach. Famous for outstanding food and great ambiance in a charming restaurant. Perfect dining experience on the beach with a usual casual flair.
We are proud to serve only the freshest food. Our seafood always a fresh catch of the day, fruits and vegetables come from local markets, we prepare our food to reflect the freshness and original taste with special attention to each and every dish.
Our menu offers a selection of fresh seafood, international cuisine, and Sri Lankan traditional rice and curry which are all prepared & cooked to very high standard by our chefs.
Our kitchen is open 7.30 a.m. to 9.30 p.m. and our bar is open until our last customer leaves.
We are closed during the full moon.
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