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.

Flower Song Chinese Restaurant

137 Kotugodella Vidiya | N Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 3628
Improve this listing
Ranked #24 of 69 Restaurants in Kandy
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
4 visitor photos
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Write a Review

50 reviews from our community

70% Recommend
    8
    27
    13
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Bern, Switzerland
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Kandy offers quite some restaurants but this must be one of the more unique ones. Dodgy entry and a bit fake Chinese decorations do not really give the place a great appearance. Food however was good and the price was ok. If you are tired of a cheese kotthu this is a interesting alternative

Was this review helpful? Yes
colombo
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

It was a good and respectable place to have meals in kandy.food were so delicious and the staff was efficient and good. prices are reasonable and its open till late night which is rare in kandy

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brussels, Belgium
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Looked at the TA reviews and thought we'd give it a try. The vegetable and vermicelli was overlooked bland at best. The eggplant and pork my wife ordered was extremely salty and the eggplant was deep fried so much that all that was left was crispy eggplant skin. Probably the worst meal we have had in 6 weeks of traveling.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristol
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I was recommended here by a Sri Lankan colleague and were it not for that I would not have gone in the building. It was grubby and uninviting, a set of stairs lead up to the entrance and the restaurant inside is tired-looking and quite dark. Not very many people were in but it did fill up with two groups... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Located middle of the city very close to the temple of tooth, this Chinese place is very good for a change from your normal diet. I went there with my family members without booking the place and find that its almost full and reserved. Anyway the staff were able to fix 2 tables together and accommodate us. Service is friendly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Alright, so it's classic South Asian Chinese food, as opposed to Chinese-Chinese, but it's really very good. The servings were absolutely enormous - we had to pack enough leftovers to last for lunch for two the next day as well. The one surprise was how quickly Kandy empties at night - we entered the restaurant at 830, by the time... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

A part of the Flower Drum chain and the food is quite similar with a typical Sri Lankan Chinese menu. Ordered pork in black bean sauce, stir fried mixed veggies and sweetcorn and crab meat soup and happy with all. The steamed rice could have used sticky rice instead of the dry type they used but no other complaints. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

When our family wants to dine out, the first name which comes to our mind is Flower Song. We never miss to order "flower song special" rice always.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

You can share a small portion here and it's more than enough, for about 600 rupees. Chicken chop suey was yummy.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newcastle, Australia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

We were recommended to try here by our guesthouse host as she believed this to be very clean restaurant. Food was just that, service was great, very attentive and comfortable. If you want Chinese food while in Kandy(which we didn't really) this place is worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Flower Song Chinese Restaurant also viewed

Kandy, Central Province
Kandy, Central Province
 
Kandy, Central Province
Kandy, Central Province
 

Been to Flower Song Chinese Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

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

Manage your listing