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Poonie's Kitchen

$$ - $$$Asian, Healthy,
63 On Pedlar | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 244030
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“carrot cake” (8 reviews)
“thali” (18 reviews)
“fritters” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Healthy, Sri Lankan, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
63 On Pedlar | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set in a quiet courtyard, this is a lovely little restaurant. The quirky artwork makes it very unique. Food was yummy and the service was relatively quick. Only criticism was that it was difficult to get the attention of the waiter/waitress to ask for the...More

Thank Yazmin1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered a couple of coffees, shakes and cakes here. Food was delicious and the drinks were nice. The ambiance of the cafe is really cute and trippy. Service was good. They have a huge pond filled with fishes in the centre of the cafe....More

Thank Varun61
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this little cafe tucked away in a courtyard. I had the fritters with the most delicious beetroot and salad. I wish I was staying longer to be able to try the other dishes. Kombucha was also delicious! Def recommend it!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a must stop! It's cute, accessible and comfortable. But even without the unique atmosphere, the food alone would still garner my review. My wife had the the Thali salad, which she testifies was lovely. I had the 'Special' -- a coconut and...More

2  Thank philboyett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love love love this place! It is well known for healthy food, being one of the original clean eating places in Sri Lanka I believe. You need to go through the dress shop to enter, but then you are tucked into a tiny courtyard oasis....More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast here. We were 4 adults and 4 children. It is a lovely secluded courtyard. Great atmosphere. Fab for vegetarians. All enjoyed. You need to know it’s there. Now you do - go visit. You won’t be disappointed

Thank smudge115
Reviewed June 18, 2018

do I have to say more? Poonie's is a small place tucked away in a romantic backyard, simple with lots of love and great, unpretentious food and drinks. Smoothies, salads, cakes - you cannot go wrong here. All is fresh, organic and yummy! The coconut...More

Thank Patrizia L
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great place to stop in and retreat from the blistering Sri Lankan heat. Food is excellent and so are the drinks! Take your time heading through the air conditioned shop on the way through!

Thank steve d
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee and food Out of heat and business that is Galle Sit relax in a quiet relaxed little cafe , great coffee , nice cakes and good food Worth a visit

Thank argentsp
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Really delicious food and drinks here. The coffee was the best that I'd had in Galle. The food is healthy and yummy. I recommend the fritters. The desserts were also great. They have a selection of books and magazines so it's a nice place to...More

Thank EdwinaRaff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 On Pedlar | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 244030
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