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All 6 Aluthgama Restaurants

Nebula Pier 88 Restaurant

No. 88 Welipenna Road, Aluthgama, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #1 of 6 Restaurants in Aluthgama
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $40
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Nebula Pier 88 Restaurant is located on the Bentota River next to the Nebula Supermarket in Aluthgama. The Restaurant specialises in sea food and asian cuisine and has a fantastic view.
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Marseille, France
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

As a riverside bar this is a great location. As a restaurant it is awful. If you are happy with "Bisto" type inedible congealed sauces and cheap frozen chips and a chef who doesn't understand that tuna can be and should be cooked rare (two attempts- didn't bother to ask for a third go) then this place might be for... More 

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Perth, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Visited as recommended by beach masseur "Daniel" at Beruwala beach. Had four different meals: Black pork curry (deliciously hot), Chicken red wine (large), Spaghetti Bolognese (actually had meat and not just tom. sauce) and pepper steak (exactly med/well done as requested). Not the best first impression as in the poorer, less salubrious part of Aluthgama and we thought we were... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The food is bad and overpriced. The location is nice above the river little bit away from the resorts. The staff is slow but I think this is a common problem everywhere in SriLanka

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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Bad place to eat as the food is really far from good, but it is a really nice place to go for a relaxing drink with a river view. So, drink and dont eat here:)

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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

If you like a steak this is one of the few local restaurants were you can be assured the steak will eat well. The menu is comprehensive and very reasonably priced. Quite a good idea to book a table and if you like 'proper chips' ask for 'fat chips'.

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Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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268 reviews 268 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Nice restaurant down by the river. The food as in most other places. Unfortunately, all restaurants have almost the same menu, cooked in different ways. We came for the shrimp, they were out of stock. We ate wild boar, no direct highlights. Friendly staff, who are always here in Sri Lanka. Something disturbing were the three troubadours, they should be... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

You really have to look for this restraunt , its an alley way next to Nebula supermarket when you enter you think what a dark and dismal place , then it opens out to a beautiful garden area next to the river . Its very pleasant to just sit and watch the world go by . Its very geared towards... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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147 reviews 147 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Located on the Bentota river in Aluthgama. Small entrance from the road by the market, opens in to a lovely riverside restaurant. Lovely views & nice atmosphere. Traditional Sri Lankan menu with many seafood/fish dishes at great prices. Staff couldn't be more helpful. We shared the seafood platter which was plenty for 2 people and was delicious. The drinks are... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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125 reviews 125 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Despite the proximity to the source (the ocean) seafood is not inexpensive in this area. While the hotels do charge quite a bit more, we found the prawns and lobster options to be a tad less expensive. But, so what, it's vacation and time to splurge! I was thoroughly rewarded with the most divine plate of grilled prawns - a... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Location: Hidden away quiet location with tiny entrance by supermarket overlooking river which is a really pretty setting Property; Wooden and charming thatch everywhere with fairy lights round trees Service: Perfect - So friendly and helpful and really went out of their way. We felt really welcome.We wanted to go back for a second meal which was our last night... More 

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Additional Information about Nebula Pier 88 Restaurant

Address: No. 88 Welipenna Road, Aluthgama, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0777899710
Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Aluthgama
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 40
Cuisine: Seafood

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