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704 Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 589305
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Very elegant

This is an amazing place. Couldn't take my eyes off of all the beautiful handcrafted items in this... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
Istanbul, Turkey
Great place

My favorite store in Sri Lanka. Their specialization is hand loomed fabrics. The cafe is also very... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Jason H
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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704 Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 589305
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

This is an amazing place. Couldn't take my eyes off of all the beautiful handcrafted items in this store. The overall atmosphere is very elegant with cool jazz in the background and very attractive souvenirs all around. Worth a visit. Must, if you're looking to...More

Thank sahinof
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

My favorite store in Sri Lanka. Their specialization is hand loomed fabrics. The cafe is also very nice. Worth a visit even if you don't buy anything.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Hidden gem in colombo. A must visit for anybody travelling to Sri lanka. Awesome collection of trendy clothes upholstery spa products stuff toys

Reviewed May 25, 2017

This place is a little gem wether you are looking for ethically sourced things to take home or you fancy a meal in the leafy cobbled courtyard. The food is delicious,. Mutton Biriyani a real favourite and the milkshakes divine. The staff are friendly and...More

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Things that can purchase here are the fabrics, clothing items, utensils and earthware, books, essential oils, teas and more..

Thank lawc22
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick bite before heading to the Airport. Food was fresh, loved the Falafel pockets. The drinks were nice too. The place was buzzing even though it was quite humid. Seating is only outdoors so keep this in mind if you can't handle...More

Thank sandinna
Reviewed May 11, 2017

The aesthetic, colourful rolled handmade paper products were a joy to behold...useful and functional at the same time!

Thank Blink13
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

The best retail therapy in Sri Lanka. But some expensive hand woven bedsheets, table mats and clothes (feel slightly guilty that the prices are above John Lewis - but argue with yourself that the vibrant colours will make you happy when you are decorating your...More

Thank Sabster2016
Manager704, Manager at Barefoot, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. Barefoot bedspreads are one of our bestsellers. Barefoot fabrics are all designed, dyed and handwoven in-house. We thought it might be interesting for you to know the background of Barefoot. In 1958 the Barefoot concept was created in...More

Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Handmade local items which seemed like an Asian Benetton store, so colourful and full of life. This gift shop, which is a cheap description of the place, has clothing, furniture, books, rugs, kitchen utensils, toys, tea and a cafe out the back. Perfect place for...More

Thank WakeBoris
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Since growing up in Ceylon/ Sri Lanka our family have followed this amazing business. Barbara Sansoni set it up in 1958! She started with beautifully woven bright materials for home furnishings. Table cloths, table mats, bed spreads, curtains, cushions, upholstery materials, anything to brighten up...More

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Siva R
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Dushyantha P | Reviewed this property |
They don't sell Futons as far as I know. Furniture shops in Moratuwa along Galle Road may be willing to fabricate one for your needs.
April 2, 2015|
Response from Manager704 | Property representative |
Hello, Here are a few places which are very close by to BAREFOOT. I am not sure what your price range is, therefore I have provided a few names of places below. If I can be of further assistance, please do send us a... More