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Roti Shop

Unawatuna, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #21 of 48 Restaurants in Unawatuna
Cuisines: Asian
Description: è un ristorantino davvero minuscolo (ha solo 4-5 tavoli) in cui si mangiano specialità locali: i rotti. viene recensito dalla lonely planet a pag. 140. si trova sulla strada principale di unawatuna ma non ricordo il nome della via. secondo me andrebbe incluso su tripadvisor perchè si mangia benissimo e il posto è molto caratteristico. vera cucina singalese.
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Description: è un ristorantino davvero minuscolo (ha solo 4-5 tavoli) in cui si mangiano specialità locali: i rotti. viene recensito dalla lonely planet a pag. 140. si trova sulla strada principale di unawatuna ma non ricordo il nome della via. secondo me andrebbe incluso su tripadvisor perchè si mangia benissimo e il posto è molto caratteristico. vera cucina singalese.
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This little place on the slightly quieter end of the main road serves delicious savoury and sweet roti and fresh juices. It's nothing extravagant but great for a cheap, simple and tasty snack. It was also nice to be able to watch them make the roti at the front of the store as we ordered it!

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This place is good for a cheap (and fast) snack and drinks. The cheese roti was fine! Don't expect anything special.

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Male
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We passed by this small hut several times but we never went there until our last day which i highly regret now . the place may be simple but the food is very cheap & yummy . Especially the Roti dessert is a must try .

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Harrow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

As the title says cheap and cheerful Sri Lankan street food style food..cost u a fraction compared to the high end shops..I've been to the high end ones too but only eat here if you are confident. Last thing you need is a runny tummy :)

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Porec, Croatia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Only few seats, this nice little place has the best roti. Very simple and cheap, but delicious and made fresh in front of you. Very good value, compared to overpriced restaurants.

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Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This place is incredibly good at making rotis (filled fried thin bread). If you pass by Unawatuna on your way to something else or only have time to try one place out it should definitely be this one (unless you dislike roti that is). Everything they make is first class, even the drinks (for example a heavenly passion fruite juice)... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Fresh, tasty and cheesy! I got the one with onion, tomatoes and cheese and it was sooo good and really cheap. Great option for breakfast, a light lunch or dinner, or even a snack!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Fast and reliable service. Roti Ok, seems difficult to prepare it barku. Location at the street, so loud, three tables only

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China, Beijing
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

There are not many local foods choice around the beach. Pay a small amount of money u can try the local original. The price is not cheap for local people, but definitely a reasonable price for foreign and near the beach. We ordered 4 roti and fired rice for dinner, the plate is small.Taste like pizza. Recommend: Mushroom olive cheese,... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

The very young team there offers really good rotis,but a little bit overrated prices,some meters down the road at `The Hut Restaurant`they offer also good Rotis for cheaper prices.

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