We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Devon Restaurant

Dalada Vidiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Improve this listing
Ranked #14 of 69 restaurants in Kandy
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
21 visitor photos
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Write a Review

262 reviews from our community

61% Recommend
    52
    106
    61
    27
    16
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Uithoorn, The Netherlands
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

The atmosphere in this "restaurant" is not nice and it is also not clean. The food is not too good, but probably value for money if you are looking for a cheap meal! No second time for us!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aarhus, Denmark
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Captain's Table is at upstairs of the busy and popular Devon Restaurant on the main street Dalada Veediya in the center of Kandy, not far from the lake. From the balcony you can follow the activities of the street below. It has a very long history and has been serving customers since 1977. Throughout the years the restaurant has expanded... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Salalah, Oman
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Nice food, good range on the menu, cheap, quite quick and lovely service. Not particularly atmospheric but was just what we needed and the nicest place we ate in town.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Thulusdhoo Island
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We only ordered a pot of tea and a cup of coffee. The teapot was huge, and the coffee was very mediocre. But a handy spot to stop, in the middle of Kandy city.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Well last time when I was visiting the food was too salty and used lot of flavoring like Ajinomoto, hell of soy sauce and again salt salt salt. Well lot of potatoes and carrots in the seafood special (we suggested that they are sea potatoes and sea carrots. Some days we find sea cabbage too) :D And I don't know... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

...but that is the only redeeming feature. Oh, except the food turning up quickly, that also happened, but I'm not sure that counts because it was cold. It's not the cleanest in the restaurant, the toilets are not good at all, and the food is poor. I guess for a traveller with a minimal budget this could be a good... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

A visitor , local of foreign, who visit Kandy, during breakfast, lunch or tea time, will wish to find a reasonably cost effective place for food and beverage. Devon restaurant is one of the few in town which can be called cleaner, convenient and cheap for palatable food. What I don't like is the large crowds gather during peak hours... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I paid couple of visits to Devon restaurant; one for breakfast and other for lunch... No parking is available in front of the restaurant, since its facing main road. You may need to park in the Kandy car park and come through Kandy city center. Tasty food for reasonable price... Its so crowded during lunch time and sometimes you need... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

there have very tasty foods.take away is also available there.chines.indian and local foods available there.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mannheim
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We had lunch at this place and enjoyed the food (Lamprais for 375R). The place was really packed with local people so the food is not necessarily a tourist place making it somewhat interesting to visit. What might be somehow disturbing is that the restaurant is kind of a fast food restaurant as the staff wants you to leave right... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Devon Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Devon Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Devon Restaurant, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing