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Galle Fort Hotel Restaurant

28 church street, Galle, Sri Lanka
+94912232870
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Ranked #60 of 126 Restaurants in Galle
Cuisines: Café, Wine Bar, Asian fusion
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: cafe lunches & asian fusion set menu dinners on the verandah with a full bar open midday - 10pm, wine beer and cocktails.
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stumbled in for lunch & were delighted with the ambience & beauty of this place. Tapas lunch was delicious & one of my favorite meals in Galle.

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Sydney
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Sitting on the verandah, with huge vases of purple waterlilies, and frangipani trees, birds in the sun of the courtyard, attentive service, and wonderful food, what more could you ask. Lime sodas to die for, and food that combined the best of Sri Lankan dishes with the style and delicacy of the best of Western dining made this one of... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We went to this restaurant in a group of 4. After talking to the waiter they allowed us to sit inside near the courtyard (apparent they only allow guest staying in the hotel over there), but the waiter for courteous enough. he also took the order. Then another waiter came and asked if we stayed in the hotel. When we... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We had lunch here whilst visiting Galle. It is so beautiful - like a piece of colonial Sri Lanka which has been left behind. We enjoyed sitting in the shady cool courtyard sipping our lime and sodas, and had a lovely meal, which was probably a bit expensive compared to other places we could have eaten, but was nonetheless still... More

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Florida, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

I found this place while my travel in Asia. It is inside of the Galle fort. The hotel is Managment by Srilankan and foreigners. But there is nothing to special, I think they must be to take care of the the Guest.

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BROMLEY, KENT, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

My wife and I visited Galle Fort during the day and saw the Galle Fort Hotel. They had on tables in the foyer details of the A la carte menu for the evening before Valentines night. The price of the meal was indicated as SLR 3000 per person (approx £15) with a ++ following the price. My wife and I... More

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UK
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80 reviews 80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We booked supper here as we had been recommended to eat here by some friends. The staff were disinterested and just about managed to take our order. Food bland and poorly presented. There are plenty of nicer places to eat in Galle.

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Singapore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

This UNESCO-accredited hotel is worth a stop, to sit on the veranda or the courtyard. Imagine the tea-traders and colonists of old sipping a beer, complaining about the heat and appreciating the breezy, fanned balconies.

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Helsinki, Finland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We ate a dinner in a beautiful terrace, but food wasn't what we expected for the price. Food was very average and main course was too big, we couldn't eat it all. Service was ok.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

After 2 weeks in Sri Lanka we were very pleased to have some that was familiar to us from our past life living in America. Great lunch of fish and chips, chicken parmesan and Mediterranean platter. Fantastic bread and some of the best iced tea in the world.

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