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Saman Buffet & Catering

Embilipitiya, Embilipitiya 70200, Sri Lanka
+94 47 4 931260
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  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
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“fish” (3 reviews)
“hot and spicy” (2 reviews)
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Embilipitiya, Embilipitiya 70200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed February 4, 2017

7 of us were on a trip from Colombo to Thanamalwila and Embilipitiya and stopped here for lunch and what a special treat. The buffet had more than 20 dishes, with a range of local vegetables, at least 6 types fish curried and fried, and...More

Thank Althea L
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Food was OK with a self service buffet spread for lunch. However not the cleanest place to have meals.

Thank Nishal S
Reviewed January 3, 2017

I went there to have our breakfast and really amazed after seeing the food they had for us. If you want to have a tasty meal for an affordable price (Rs 3250pp). This is the place in Embilipitiya area. They have ample parking space, washroom...More

Thank Rookantha
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The place is nicely arranged with natural trees. Food is tasty and there were several items for the selection. Specially want to highlight the foods were HOT and SPICY with the Sri Lankan touch. However I really enjoyed the Food. This should be kept in...More

Thank kasun2016
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Taste wasn't so bad a bit more spicy than what the rest of restaurants offer. But it looks like it had been sitting there since lunch when we came at 5PM. That's probably why I felt so sick the night after.

Thank Max T
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The Place is not so great , more blended with nature with Trees and Plants.Service is good. Food Is Really Good. Only Sri Lankan Food.Veg and Non Veg including river fish, tank Fish etc.Prices are very reasonable.Visited many times. Worth for the money you Spend.Specially...More

Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Can have variety of foods and served as buffet style...just a restaurent located infront of the main bus stand...very easy to find and cant believe such a place fromembilipitiya area...LKR 250/-for each plate...recommend to any type of traveller!!!!!

1  Thank Malith D
Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

The food was Very good. Nice place, Hard to find. The Buffet is great, the people are very friendly and not to expensive. The food is little bit to hot and spicy

Thank Suczo
Reviewed November 25, 2014

If you love Sri Lankan cuisine and you eat heavily this is the best place with an extensive buffet for a very affordable price.

1  Thank Anuruth
Reviewed October 13, 2014

I had lunch here couple of times during my visits to Embilipitiya. You get an excellent variety of food at an affordable rate. Probably the most popular buffet offering in the area because it was packed when I visited here. Excellent place to have a...More

1  Thank Thivanka_Perera
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  • Address: Embilipitiya, Embilipitiya 70200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Sabaragamuwa Province  >  Embilipitiya
  • Phone Number: +94 47 4 931260
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