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DiyaSisila Restaurant

Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
+94 77 740 2138
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chilli prawns” (27 reviews)
“lobster” (124 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The owner Nananda and his family opened up especially for us today at lunchtime (very early in the season). Our table was lakeside in a lovely breeze watching Fish Eagles ride the thermals. The meal was very fresh, beautifully cooked and full of flavour. We...More

Thank arthilary
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although it is just outside the main town its well worth the visit- and it's actually only 5 minutes in the tuk tuk! Located on the Bentota lake, this lovely little gem has gorgoeus views. They served delicious home made seafood dishes... Catering to individual...More

Thank Camper45781023779
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here one night, wished we'd been more than once. The menu is small but what you get is fantastic. I had the Seer fish and my husband had prawns - both were delicious. You also got complementary roti and salad and a lovely dessert....More

Thank KazBR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch and a beer. Setting is tranquil, quiet and relaxing. Beer is cold, and fish is very fresh and tasty. The service is very helpful and friendly. We stayed for a while as we felt very relaxed in the ocean breeze on a hot...More

Thank Lana M
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I’m usually a bit lazy when it comes to reviews but I felt the need to mention this gem of a restaurant. Myself and my husband chose the grilled fish and my stepson chose the prawns. Everything was cooked to perfection. It was such a...More

1  Thank SarDean21
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Very dark, could hardly see menu. Everything expensive, food only ok for the price we paid. Wouldn’t go back.

Thank Jamie2601
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is highly recommended on trip advisor and it did not disappoint and excelled in my opinion and those of my taste buds. The restaurant is so quaint and intimate with a fantastic view of the lake. The owner and his staff are very...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Prices are affordable! It’s really a gem ! We took boating option and u could see ur lunch table floating in the lake ! Excellent concept! Though menu is limited to 6 dishes and they must add many more things ! Still it’s a lifetime...More

Thank suneetkamra
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Fabulous evening starting with watching sunset from the middle of the lake. Food was great. Very quiet when we went but we were still looked after excellently. Only complaint was that there could have been more meat in the lobster.

Thank Grey_Ink
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We went here for a late afternoon drink at the lakeside and ended up staying well beyond sunset. It was so nice. The food was the best I’ve had so far in Bentota. The service was top class. We sat and watched one couple go...More

Thank barbara f
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Rob B
March 30, 2017|
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Response from 75DaveH | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any on the menus other than a salad thanks
February 6, 2017|
Response from nandanat2018 | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 77 740 2138
  • E-mail
Romantic and clean place on Deduwa lake .from the beach we are 2,5 km . We have the best seefood dish .and seefood .our Manu evry limited option. One day you try .next day you will come Again. We do have pary to cros the lacke.with lunch or dinner . (max. 4 persons.) on on the river, with candles. Our boat man will take you around Dedduwa lake and lagoon. We organize business parties and birthday parties . This not very big resturent . We have 7 table .no big staf. No big croud . My Idiya for relax life and good food. For every one who come to bentota. Fast day you can try my main manu.and next day you can do your reqwest like .expl. you like rice and cury or nice readsnapper.. I am the person to do that as a best a friesh.
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