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Mangos

359/3 Temple Rd | Nallur, Jaffna, Sri Lanka
(021) 222 8294
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Ranked #2 of 18 restaurants in Jaffna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Nice place with good staff. Lots of tourists though. Food was good, not expensive and the place was packed

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We went to Mangos for dinner in the outdoor pavilion like area. The food is delicious. We ordered Mangos special thosai, cheese and normal kottu and masala thosai and everything was equally tasty. The place was crowded by the time we went there but no wonder as the food is really good and cheap too. The waiter who served us... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

our friends treated us at this restaurant, we were here for dinner. the setting was kinds different but nice. this was my first time here, but there were alot of people. so im guessing its a popular place. about 13 of us went and the waiter got the order confused. however they rectified and served the ordered dish. some of... More

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Toowoomba, Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I had just one lunch there - a thali. The curry were nice and not too heavy with a good flavour. Actually one lunch gave two of us a good light meal. The place was empty when we arrived but the waiter started the fans and it was pleasant.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I spent two month and a half in Sri Lanka and I tried maybe 50 different rice and curry. This one is the best I had. The lasi (pineapple) was also very good and the service was lovely.

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Quick and pleasant service. Nice outdoor area with big ceiling fans.The masala dosa was tasty and fresh. Didn't compare to Dosa from the streets of Mysore, India( the home of good genuine dosa),but not a bad effort. Portions could be a little bigger. Plenty of fare for those on a budget.

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Colombo
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Good fresh food, excellent service. Very cheap. High recommendation! The restaurant is clean and there is a good turn over of customers so even if busy you won't have to wait long.

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We visited Jaffna for a 3 day stay and found it difficult to find good, clean places to eat. After reading the previous reviews, we went to Mangos on our first night and found the food pleasantly appealing. We ordered a dosa and a rice dish which my husband said tasted very authentic. Ended up visiting this restaurant two more... More

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Ragama
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We went as a large group to have a quick lunch. But it got delayed due ordered quantity but the food was clean and tasty. Place is not very tidy

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The food was good - just what we were looking for. Efficient service and the lime soda was better than what I've had in Colombo! Prices are cheap and portions are satisfying. Would definitely visit again :)

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