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Asian, Sri Lankan
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed February 10, 2020 via mobile

You can find an array of typical Sri Lankan village food here at very reasonable prices. Hela Bojun is a concept introduced by the Department of Agriculture, Peradeniya. It is a remarkable concept. It provides Sri Lankan village type freshly cooked food prepared by self-employed...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

What a foody experience. The food is awesome. So many options for tasty authentic Sri Lankan food. Yummy yummy.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 25, 2019 via mobile

Hela Bhojun outlets are managed by the Department of Agriculture and run by only women. The outlets are spread across srilanka and you get excellent and healthy food at this outlets. This are Veg only outlets that offer various dishes like Dosa, Kottu (Roti), Wada,...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2019 via mobile

Great local food eaten by locals. Freshly made from quality local ingredients at very good prices. Organised by department of agriculture. Recommend the dosa, pol roti, corn pudding and delicious soursop juice.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2019

Gives you the feel of the grand mother's kitchen. Food at service is closest one could get to home cooked quality in the middle of town.Decently priced ,with probably the lowest pressure on the purse by a refreshingly well mannered all female staff..Cannot count the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019

Hela Bojun is specious and open kitchen eatery at many places in Srikanka. This venture promotes local produce and empowering women. It is funded by the Ministry of Agriculture. You will find great taste of many vegetarian varieties like dosa, vada and other snacks. Price...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

Excellent place to have food on the way to Kandy, value for money, friendly service. All Sri Lanken healthy foods.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

This was one of many Hela bojun stands we stopped at in our travels. Without exception we walked away loaded up with tasty treats for very little. Without exception the ladies who run these stalls were gracious and eager to share their creations with tourists....More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

Best place to stop on the way to up country. Value for money. Healthy and Fresh food. Kola kenda at its best.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

This is the place to try different local food, it’s almost like a food court where you choose which dish you want for a really good price! Perfect Kottu and sambol is amazing. The most expensive dish I had cost like 60 rupees so try...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Odyssey433222
July 3, 2019|
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Response from Viraj F | Reviewed this property |
There is no tea or coffee. But authentic drinks such as kola kenda and herbal hot drinks available.
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Christiana H
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Niluka72 | Reviewed this property |
hi it operates during day times. not seen opened in the night
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June 19, 2017|
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Response from Anuruddha B | Reviewed this property |
yeah as i said they are traditional goos. so the preference of taste vary according to the person
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