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06 53/3 Ramakrishna Road Colombo, Colombo 00600, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 361384
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
06 53/3 Ramakrishna Road Colombo, Colombo 00600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about this restaurant! I have a severe nut allergy, and the care and attention I received was so very much appreciated. Everything was delicious, and we could tell it was a hit with the locals so we were happy...More

Thank dancegem
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Shanmugas is a restaurant serving pure vegetarian food, which is very tasty . As you enter the place , you feel as if you are in India, as the decor & atmosphere is typical Indian. The service too is very good. All in all a...More

Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Shanmuga's was really a relief, especially for me! I'm vegetarian and while it was relatively easy to find vegetarian food in Colombo, the North Indian spread here is worth it. I particularly loved their palak paneer - it was very fresh. If you're staying around...More

Thank Darshana S
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I was recommended this place by someone on the flight and glad I tried out this place. We had the traditional thali and it was lipsmacking. It was a sumptuous meal. The place has retained its ambience which seems to be since inception types which...More

Thank prashdolls
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

This pure vegetarian restaurant is along the Marine drive and was around 10 mts drive away from our hotel Ozo Colombo. We ordered for one North and one South Indian Thali .. It was typical Indian vegetarian food. The ambience was average. The food was...More

Thank jganesh1411
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This is the best vegetarian restaurant in Colombo, hands down. The food is good, service is good, have no complaints. It gets very busy during the weekend so you may have some delays in service but it’s worth the wait. The food is excellent! And...More

Thank B_Peiris
Reviewed September 8, 2018

food was excellent but bill was delayed by almost 30 min when leaving my mum went to make a reservation and waited for her . then one man came out of no where,and said excuse me we don't take beggers here ! i said I...More

Thank Nilan W
Reviewed September 2, 2018

This local restaurant serves mouth-watering vegetarian curries. We were in Sri Lanka for one and half weeks. The staff were attentive to our requirements (food allergies) and the food was Serendip lol. So much so we visited this restaurant three times! Highly recommend this curry...More

1  Thank cth94
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Shanmugas has always been a personal favourite of mine when it comes to pure vegetarian food. The staff are friendly and have excellent recommendations depending on what you want. Their coffee and masala chai is extremely good and add a perfect finishing touch to your...More

Thank Nandhitha R
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Visited with four friends on a Sunday evening. Not the easiest restaurant to find and the courtyard deceives what lies behind the impressive door. Inside, the foyer was heaving with people waiting for a table. Let me start by saying the wait was well worth...More

1  Thank PuddingSwords
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 06 53/3 Ramakrishna Road Colombo, Colombo 00600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 11 2 361384
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