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Tartaruga Hotel Restaurant & Bar

Yaddehemulla Road | Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 91 4 927116
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
“jumbo prawns” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Yaddehemulla Road | Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago

prawns, crabs, lobster....everything from the sea :)))) and you can eat also pizza, pasta, and desserts :D

Thank Ibolya B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came for breakfast and am quite disappointed with the fare. The passion fruit smoothie was good but two straws? Really? Don’t these people know anything about single use plastic? Not only that; their menu holds no explanations so an omelet is just beaten eggs...More

Thank loumac22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awful food and service for dinner on January 13th 2018. We had grilled tuna (over cooked but cold) and grilled calamari that were like old chewing gums

Thank Florence R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel looks inviting from the beach, but unfortunately it’s not as good as it looks. Crab curry was superb, but the crab was extremely small. Salmon was way over cooked & was sent back & eventually replaced with prawn curry which was lovely. Italian...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on NYE 2017 and the location was fully booked, however the staff created an extra table for a our group. Great service. Tasty pizza, soup and seafood. Happy to recommend.

Thank aaronc582
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was ‘sold’ to us as the best seafood place by our guide and that’s not true. It was good and being in the beach is a bonus but the food wasn’t the best. It was tasty enough but there was more pasta than actual...More

Thank Nuno C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went often to Tartaruga restaurant while we stayed in unawatuna, it is a bit pricy, but I guess all the restaurants on the beach are! The restaurant offers Italian and many other varieties of international food, also you can choose your own sea food...More

Thank yasminnabulsi85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we came for lunch to this place. the waiter was not that friendly, the view is not so bad. we ordered two times pasta with seafood. the portion was medium, seafood was fresh, taste was good. price for two pastas with one big beer incl....More

Thank alex a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After spending the morning playing on the beach and taking advantage of the loungers and shade we had a family lunch by the beach. A good selection of pizzas, sandwiches and pasta a plus super cold Lion lager and white wine - an ideal beachside...More

Thank BrownNutOnion
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Wow. Great staff, great location and cosy atmosphere. Personally the best tasting food in Unawatuna beach by far. Reasonably priced too. Must visit for a lunch or dinner.

Thank Sarithf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yaddehemulla Road | Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 91 4 927116
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