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All 52 Unawatuna Restaurants

Happy Spice

Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
94771113572
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Ranked #5 of 52 Restaurants in Unawatuna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Asian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

There is a lot of good curry in Sri Lanka but the dishes can be a bit the same everywhere. This place is head and shoulders above the rest, home cooking at it's finest. Choice is good and service was friendly and relaxed. It's also one of the only places that doesn't add an automatic 10% service charge in Unawatuna.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

We ate at this family run restaurant today and the food is wonderful. It is freshly prepared and very tasty. Highly recommended.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

rice and curry were really tasty and nice, everything is freshly made (so freshly that they only do 1 table at a time), there were 2 tables before us so we had to wait for them to be served. Food was tasty and good value for money, but the wait is not worthy

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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Best rice and curry we had in 3 weeks in SL. Food takes a while but is fairly priced and amazing. As a person who rarely has veggie food I loved it as did those eating with me. Apparently they do cooking courses and if we had the time we would have done one. We were recommended this place by... More

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montreal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Do not look further . Chintha makes every from scratch with the help of her mother and her father ( he knows about food he s not only a cashier ) . Bare minimal expect to wait . As u would at home while ur mama cooks for u.

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Manchester
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Any restaurant that tells you that it will take time to cook the food as its done from scratch wins my vote. We ate here twice as it was so fantastic. A family run business in not very glamorous surroundings, but it was by far the best rice and curry we had on our stay!

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Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We travelled around Sri Lanka for 3 weeks in October, and can safely say that we had our best meal at the Happy Spice in Unawatuna. It's ideal for anyone wanting to get away from the bright lights of the beach-front bars and enjoy a more rustic experience. The family was incredibly welcoming, and the food absolutely delicious. It was... More

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Super curries to be enjoyed here. Freshly prepared with delicious flavours. Great chatting to the owner. Don't be put off by the bare walls.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great really authentic local restaurant. Family run and all food cooked fresh. You have to be patient whist the family cooks the food for you. Good value for money. Very welcoming and a great meal.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Contemplated doing two reviews; one for the cookery class and one for the restaurant but I'm too lazy! They were both superb! On the first night I walked in on the strength of trip advisor recommendations I wondered if I had the right place, it feels like you've stumbled into someone's front room/garage. Don't let this put you off! What... More

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Address: Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 94771113572
Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle  >  Unawatuna
Cuisine: Asian

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