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Church Street Social

26 Church Street | At the Fort Bazaar Hotel, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 007 2597
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“quinoa salad” (3 reviews)
“eclairs” (3 reviews)
“mezze platter” (3 reviews)
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European, Asian, Fusion, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Church Street | At the Fort Bazaar Hotel, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both thoroughly enjoyed our cooking demonstration with Vinoj. Especially as we got to eat what he cooked which was excellent. We made notes, wrote down recipes and Vinoj answered all our questions in very good English. We wish him and his new family every...More

Thank paul R
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I enjoyed my dinner at Church Street Social- the food was very good and the service excellent. I had a delicious veggie burger and watermelon juice but there were lots of good looking choices on the menu. The dining room is very stylish and there...More

Thank Anne_McA321
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

We called in for a drink and to check the menu for dinner . We ordered 2 fruit juices at 600 Rps each the most expensive fruit juice so far. They arrived with a garnish but no straws and the drinks were warm no ice...More

Thank bundeenian
TeardropHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Church Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your invaluable feedback. We would like to apologize on behalf of the team for the absence in attentiveness on the day you visited. We have informed the staff of your feedback and taken...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018

Wonderful meal for 10 of us in beautiful surroundings in quiet part of town Service impeccable Had pork black curry and was superb Bonus to be able to BYO wine

1  Thank Tony S
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Great place to have breakfast lunch or dinner! The food is yummy, recommend the falafel wrap or duck rolls. The staff are really lovely and service is good. The decor is very modern and it is an enjoyable spot to sit for a while. Definitely...More

1  Thank EdwinaRaff
Reviewed May 8, 2018

This was such a wonderful building, so beautiful we just had to pop in for a cuppa! The service was good and it was nice to wander round.

1  Thank SarahandRichP
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 6 adults and 1 busy toddler. We had to requests a high chair for the toddler multiple times before it arrived. This establishment is dry aka they do not serve alcohol however you may bring your own wine and pay...More

2  Thank TwoReinecks
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The building is beautiful but the service is poor and food very average. Had a crab salad and was almost without condiment.More

1  Thank Dodo1297
TeardropHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Church Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are, naturally, saddened with most of what you say and would like to apologise for the poor dining experience. We have briefed the staff of your comments, and the culinary team will spend time refining the dish...More

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Everything we tried on the menu was delicious. The Tuna Sashimi was the best we have had whilst staying in Sri Lanka. The decor is very charming! One of the very few places you can eat that has air conditioning. They currently don’t have a...More

2  Thank Nickleake
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Fantastic breakfast variety with exceptional attentive staff. The ambience of the front veranda allows you to watch the Fort life pass you by. In particular the Sinhala menu for New Years was extraordinary.

1  Thank Nicholas W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Church Street | At the Fort Bazaar Hotel, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 007 2597
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Church Street Social is Galle Fort's most vibrant wining and dining venue, with a contemporary design-led setting infused with classic twists reflecting the history of the locale. Our gourmet dishes feature elements of traditional Moroccan, Middle Eastern and Asian fusion cuisine, including tapas and sharing platters of quality imported cold meats as well as delicious Sri Lankan curries.
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