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Tea Factory Hotel Restaurant

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Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
(052) 222 3600
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Our favourite place to stop for a snack or lunch

Lovely hotel to stay or stop for a snack or lunch. Friendly staff and good food. Lovely surroundings and you can pick your own tea to package and take home!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Baddrika M
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

A different kind of pleasant exoerience while staying at this wooden hotel which is operational of producing tea. Stay area is at 1st floor at periphety where you can see machineries running. They offer different types of tea to taste and to enjoy flavours. Food quality & hospitality is excellent. Welcome drink is of course tea of Kevda flavor. Garden... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Lovely hotel to stay or stop for a snack or lunch. Friendly staff and good food. Lovely surroundings and you can pick your own tea to package and take home!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very good buffet dinner, with wide range of choices, from international cuisine to local dishes. very well presented. Most friendly waiters.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

This unique hotel has retained many of the original features of the tea factory, enhanced by some ingenious architectural features that create a truly unique atmosphere. The hotel is set in the most stunning surroundings comprising tea plantation and fertile plots of land, many of which grew the organic fruit and vegetables served in the restaurant. I was taken by... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Stay at the tea factory hotel...it is a unique experience....an actual tea factory turned into a hotel and restaurant......awesome experience....watch the old tea making machines operate in the evening....use the old elevator. Luxurious...5 star.....great service.

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doha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Wide range of delicious food. Amazing environment, the interior decoration, climate, etc. Excellent staff and waitress always around to support and overwatch. Buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner also they serve a la card.

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Suffolk
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107 reviews 107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We came to the tea estate in search of locations visited by my wife's aunt when she had been here in WW2. It turned out that her host had been one of the managers here in the 30s, as shown on the board in the Tea Bar. We had booked lunch in advance, although it was not busy on the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We would have liked to give 3.5 stars but the option is only for average or very good. We felt it was good.Our daughter loved the meals here. Although we are vegetarian, she found that there were quite a few things on the menu she liked. She loves spices , so the menu was suitable for her. My husband ordered... More 

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london
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86 reviews 86 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We were impressed with the quality of the food and the service in the two occasions we went here for dinner. Recommendation though is to go for the local dishes. We tried the western choice, of steak and while it was still good, it wasn't as great as the Sr Lankan dishes.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Tea factory hotel is little out of the way from the main road to Ragala. But the distance traveled is compensated with the food you consume. It was delicious.

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  • Address: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: (052) 222 3600

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