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Arabian Knights

377 Galle Road, Kollupitiya | Colombo 3 (Opposite Amana Bank), Colombo 01000, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 301031
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“shawarma” (68 reviews)
“hummus” (28 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
377 Galle Road, Kollupitiya | Colombo 3 (Opposite Amana Bank), Colombo 01000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place used to be me and my sister's date spot back then. Their food is delicious. Most unique dish for us was the dip that comes with the french fries. It makes even the small things taste like heaven. The first time we went,...More

Thank Venurika P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such an amazing place with a nice interior, me and my friend had chicken shawarma it was sooo good. It’s located in a center of the city, I recommend travelers who like to taste the real arabian shawarma should go this restaurant.

Thank adamssathu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They serve the best Shawarma in town. It is the first time I’ve been there and will definitely go again and again. Great ambience !

1  Thank damith30
Naqdaman, Manager at Arabian Knights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your kind review Damith. Look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is awesome esp, the signature dish, Smokey Rice. Shawarma variety is good & taste pretty good Parking is dependent on closure of nearby shops so dinner is the best time to visit. Wont prefer home delivery as the taste would go down by the...More

Thank Adeel H
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

I visit this resturant for lunch with my family and it was overall satisfying experience... we oderd difrent dishes and some fresh juices it was delicious and looks so appetizing.. only negative point it took bit long time to deliver the food.. resturant is clean...More

Thank Dilantha R
Reviewed November 13, 2017

I had the takeaway from Arabian Knights restaurants off the Galle Rd on 4 or 5 occassions. Never once was I disappointed. That said, I wasn't very ambitious, and always ordered the freshly made shwarma--either chicken, beef, or the Syrian variety. Every time the food...More

Thank maupassant66
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Ate there many times.since he started at marine drive. last time wasn't tasty as before.but today the shawarma served in hummus was cold to bit frozen.frozen leftovers that defrost a bit.thats dangerous food.been offered a new one,not refunded.the humus changed totally ,maybe ownership changed?More

2  Thank miki o
Naqdaman, Owner at Arabian Knights, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Miki; sorry for the late response on this, normally the hummus is a cold dish and the Shawarma meat is a hot dish. In this instance, the dish was ready and in the kitchen for a while until it was picked up and served...More

Reviewed November 2, 2017

The place has done a lot since they first started. Although some items aren't as authentic as the name suggests, its by far the only quick-service-restaurant in town that has got their act right in middle eastern fusion.

1  Thank Shuaib Y
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

The place looks amazing and with a classy quiet atmosphere ..service is splendid and they help u to choose the best.food tastes scrumptious and prices are reasonable..

Thank amami87
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

The food is tasty and fresh.The mixed grill was good.The Green Chillies hummus was excellent. The service very good.The ambience is also very good.

1  Thank SE s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Galle Road, Kollupitiya | Colombo 3 (Opposite Amana Bank), Colombo 01000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 11 2 301031
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Arabian Knights is a casual dining restaurant with Moroccan themed interior serving authentic Arabic and Middle Eastern food. A team of professional Chefs serve some of the tastiest and most authentic Shawarma, Falafel, Sandwiches, Grills, Kebabs, Special Juices and Rice Dishes. Very popular amongst Middle Eastern tourists and families looking for an authentic, non spicy and cost effective dining experience in the heart of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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