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Galle Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Dining on a budget

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good & reasonably priced food, lousy service

This small restaurant provides good & tasty cuisine (food & drinks) at reasonable prices. Had an excellent lime juice and tasty chicken tandoori. When I visited, staff seemed to have a bad day. It took a while before we were even asked what we wanted to drink/eat. After dinner, the check was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Bart M
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Brussels, Belgium
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  • Dining on a budget
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We picked this place through the Rough Guide review and found it to be excellent. The first floor restaurant area is quite nice and there was a little demand for the tables that overlook the bay. We waited a little and got a good seat. The food was fabulous though - we had a Keralan fish curry and a chicken... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Excellent food (!) , good price, good staff! The only thing you could complain is that there is no description what the ingredients of those curries are. But i guess the staff knows about it. It depends where u sit in this restaurant. We sat on the window. So it was like we were sitting on a balcony:-) otherwise it... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

After getting a bit fed up of Sri Lankan food, we stumbled across India Hut wandering around Galle Fort - thank God we did because the food was brilliant. Having eaten curries all my life, this was a breath of fresh air. Try and go after 6pm though so you can get the tandoori chicken and rotis. The lime juice... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This small restaurant provides good & tasty cuisine (food & drinks) at reasonable prices. Had an excellent lime juice and tasty chicken tandoori. When I visited, staff seemed to have a bad day. It took a while before we were even asked what we wanted to drink/eat. After dinner, the check was brought much, much quicker.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Nice and cosy restaurant with good food on a reasonable price. Don't expect too much and you'll be satisfied. Be patient with the waiters they are not in a hurry and sometimes they forget what you ordered. :)

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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Nice restaurant with a great location looking out on to the sea! Good service and great indian food at a reasonable price! I recommend!

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colombo
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We ordered some takeaways from Indian Hut - cuttlefish, and mutton ...since we wanted to enjoy the lovely rooftop we had access to at the villa we stayed in. The portions were minuscule and sauce ladened with no hope in sight of finding a piece of anything other than foliage. The mutton was absolutely terrible and some of the guys... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Had lunch here recently & found the food to be pretty good. Their Dahl was probably the best that I have ever had. If you sit by the window, you get a good view of the street & the sea. The service & the prices are both reasonable.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Having the best Indian lunch in these parts of the region ever. The different meals were really different and our taste buds had a real good experience. Pricewice it was a bargain and we will be back soon

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The masalas, curries, breads and tandoor meats are all very authentic, fresh and delicious but plenty of items on the menu were simply not available by 8pm so best get to India Hut earlier in the evening or for lunch. The staff are clearly run off their feet but this is no excuse for delivering cold food... Our meal was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Galle Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?