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Mount Lavinia

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$$ - $$$
Altstadt - St. Lorenz
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Jakobsplatz 22, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 227009
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Washington, dc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2011

Our family of three stumbled upon Mount Lavinia at the tail end of a trek through the Aldstadt and were very happy with our good fortune. Everything we ordered was delicious: our teenager the pad thai, my husband the cuttlefish in black curry, and myself the lamb hot pot. The manager/owner (not sure which, but his picture is on the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2011

I was on vacation visiting ex-pat friends that live and work in the Nuremberg area. They raved about this restaurant and were very excited to share it with me. I'm so glad they did! Without the insider knowledge I doubt I would have ever taken a chance on this cuisine in Germany, but it was fantastic! The service was wonderful...... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2011

Comfortable interior with bamboo furniture. Windows are on hot days open towards a relatively quiet street.  Friendly and nice service.  Both menu-combinations and a la carte. Several dishes for vegetarians from both Ceylon and Thailand.  Food also as take-away.  And of course you can choose between a selection of Ceylon tea. Dishes based on Ayurvedic principle, "The knowledge about long life"... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2010

In the business card of the restaurant you can read "The first Ceylon restaurant since 1987"; indeed this is not the usual Indian restaurant: first because it's not Indian, second cause it's not at all usual :-). Maybe I'm a bit biased, but I like everything of this restaurant. People: The owner and his wife are charming and talkative people... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2009

very good Sri Lankan cuisine in the old part of town. Not cheap but well worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$13 - $24
Indian, Asian, Thai, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jakobsplatz 22, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 227009
CEYLON. AYURVEDA.THAI. INDO-Sri Lanka 7 days open

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