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Rodeo Pub

35 Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo, Sri Lanka
+94 (0)31 2274713
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Ranked #3 of 74 restaurants in Negombo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $13
Cuisines: Asian, Italian, British, Pub
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Rodeo Pub & Restaurant is one of the oldest and best known pubs in Negombo. Under the same management for the last 16 years, it has become a favourite meeting place for expats, tourists and locals who enjoy its great food and lively atmosphere.The pub is open every day from 10am until 2am (except full moon poya days) and features the house DJ for 6 nights a week and a live musician every Tuesday.Rodeo is renound for its homemade chunky chips, creamy curries and lagoon chilli crabs. If you're in Negombo why not drop in and try it yourself.
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

This pub is great, we visited twice during our stay in Negombo and found that the place had a relaxed atmosphere, amazing food and very friendly staff. Our waiter, Sameera was fantastic and the next time we are in Negombo we will be back.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

a fine place to go for a couple of beers, nothing inspirational but it has a good mix of locals and tourists.

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Ja Ela, Sri Lanka
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Only bar open on a weekday late into the night. Big screen TV to watch the football matches with drinks. Had a healthy crowd going even when we were leaving! Space is limited so might be difficult to get in when there's a crowd.

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Naestved
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The food was nice even though it took quite a while to prepare as in about an hour. So just go a little before you are hungry. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere.

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Durban, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great atmosphere with good, fast service & tasty dishes. Big screen T.V with all the sporting action and chilled music.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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118 reviews 118 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

When you get home sick, this is the place to go. My panini was really good. And my husband said this place had the best burger. It was reasonably priced.

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Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Loved watching the cricket with locals and visitors alike. Not at all pretentious and the cocktails were awesome

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Negambo
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Great price great offers would recommend to anyone. DJ will play any music you request. Best bar in Negombo

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Been to Rodeo about three or four times now and each time was great! The food, drinks, service and the atmosphere is really nice. A drink or two (or five) at Rodeo is a must if you are traveling to Negombo :) Ask for Praveen. He's good with recommendations and an awesome host!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

For a night out in negombo Rodeo pub is by far the best place to go. Great people, great atmosphere..... and most of all it's a "chilled out" bar. Dress to comfort no one will care. Check it out...

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