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100/7 A Palangathuraya | Kochchikade, Negombo, Sri Lanka
776287682
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Established in the last 4 months as the name implies small

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  • 33
    Very good
  • 16
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Fish

Our only meal in Negombo and by luck we hit on this place. Food was excellent although service was a little bit slow, but a nice relaxed environment and good value for money

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Brian M
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reading, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Our only meal in Negombo and by luck we hit on this place. Food was excellent although service was a little bit slow, but a nice relaxed environment and good value for money

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Picture going into a restaurant where one has been many times before, as it was so good. That was me, and I know the owner Joseph for several years now. It's a delight to be welcomed as an old friend and to be able to have such properly-made, hygienic, and tasty food. Over the years I have never suffered 'holiday... More 

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chester
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I asked for rice and curry and was told they had ran out. The service was ok but the meal took a long time to arrive. The portions were very small, I had to order an extra portion of rice to fill me up. The food was nice tasting though.

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Prestwick, United Kingdom
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219 reviews 219 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

A family run restaurant that has a charm all of its own. The food is very good, the service is charming and the decor is ok too. All at a very inexpensive price. None are world class, but the sum of the parts add to more than you expect hence the excellent rating.

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Paris, France
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114 reviews 114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This small restaurant was advised to us by the owner of the guesthouse where we stayed, not far from it. It was a very good tip ! It does not look very attractive from the outside, small, opened on the beach road. But everything was fine : family owned business, with a very friendly service , very good food made... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is a very nice local family run restaurant. The food is spicy and very well cooked. The staff are very helpful, the service of food can be a little slow but it is well worth waiting for. Far better than Lords without the hype and nonsense.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Actually this place was same as their name and not an big place, But serving the good food, For Sri Lankan dishes and international dishes. They are serving fish and meat varieties, I tried an Srilankan seafood was well cooked. Prices are not too high and service was quickest than I was expected. Finally nice place for an meal with... More 

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birmingham
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

My husband and I visited this restaurant tonight and whilst we liked the friendly festive feel of the place and thought the menu offered good choice and value for money we were a bit disappointed with the slow service (over 45 mins to receive our meals) considering we ordered fairly simple pasta dish and omelette. It was nice food when... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We stumbled upon this small family run restaurant and were pleasantly surprised by the delicious, home cooked food that we enjoyed. They have both western & Sri Lankan food and we particularly enjoyed the seafood( crabs, lobster, king prawns & calamari). Because only the friendly owner, Joseph and his wife do the cooking, you might want to place your order... More 

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Eskilstuna, Sweden
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A lovely Mojito that we will try once moore. The cleniness and the toilets could be better but the staff were friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100/7 A Palangathuraya | Kochchikade, Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: 776287682

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Description

Established in the last 4 months as the name implies small

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