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Cafe Ceylon

Matara Road, Kabalana, Koggala 0000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 386 0086
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (34 reviews)
“prawn dumplings” (11 reviews)
“brownie” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Sri Lankan, Seafood, International, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Matara Road, Kabalana, Koggala 0000, Sri Lanka
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11 - 20 of 216 reviews

Reviewed May 13, 2017

We've heard quite some good stories about this place, but the two times we visited for dinner we were disappointed. The service was very slow both of the time. To be fair, one of the evenings it was quite busy, but the other one it...More

Thank ML_Stern
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Just at that moment when you've had enough of rice and curry but you're not ready to go back to your home cooking enter Cafe Ceylon! Not only is this lovely local restaurant located in beautiful gardens just across the road from a fantastic swimming...More

Thank Donnaprana
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We went to Cafe Ceylon twice during our stay in Ahangama/Koggala. The food was very nice every single time, they are using a lot of different local veg and fruit (e.g. snake gourd (I never heard of this one before and I absolutely love it!!),...More

Thank Martina U
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Excellent food we were staying just over the road and came twice for dinner. Everything including drinks was a fantastic price. great for fish and burgers.

Thank millyc266
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

We went cafe Ceylon after an afternoon and evening at Ahangama beach. The walk through they gardens leads you to a lovely open dining area, in which we were surprised to find a massive television screen. The food was lovely and the service was excellent...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Good food even tough 4 out of 10 choices were not available in the main course list. We were a party of 7 and enjoy the atmosphere as well as the quality of the food (King prawn curry was excellent). Very reasonable price.

Thank Sabine_Gado_Gado
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere for an evening dinner 'al fresco'. The restaurant is located in large gardens and very attractively appointed. The menu is small and caters to international visitors. Quite often, items on the menu are 'unavailable'. Although the ambiance is pleasant, the food is slightly...More

Thank christinebraganza
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We went for a dinner to Cafe Ceylon. It is a big restaurant in a nice garden. They have even a big screen where they play some sports like cricket. The food was tasty but not exceptionally tasty (mains). Desserts not that great - brownie...More

Thank DaveLoco
Reviewed April 5, 2017

This place should be written in all Sri Lanka books! From the road, the entrance doesn't reflect the quality of the food, the clean place and garden. The good combination of flavours, with a great service and soft music gave a nice dinner!

Thank jansenemon
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

This kind if place a looking for all over Sri Lanka. Lovely colonial style, professional service, very good food. It worth every rupee if you are around!

Thank Michal C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matara Road, Kabalana, Koggala 0000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Koggala
  • Phone Number: +94 77 386 0086
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