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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $25
CUISINES
International, Seafood, Thai, Sri Lankan
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed March 8, 2020

We ate here last year & again this, The food is very good, I particularly like Thai food & one of the Chefs has trained there. There is a big choice of food, all beaututifully prepared & presented. The staff are friendly & will explain...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

hi, thank you very much for the great comment.hope to see you again.

Reviewed February 24, 2020 via mobile

Cilantro we have ate here twice now and the service from the staff is fantastic, can’t do enough for you. Food was out of this world the chicken curry was the best we have had Also on the previous visit the lobster was fantastic

Date of visit: February 2020
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2020

hi, thank you very much for your comment.all the best...

Reviewed February 7, 2020

With so many places to eat in Negombo it is hard to decide which places to eat, we did a lot of family run small restaurants but decided to try a restaurant with a bigger menu just for a change..menu suits everyone, service is good...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

hi, thank you very much for your great comment.

Reviewed January 31, 2020

We came quite late for dinner not even very hungry, however, with desire to try local curry&rice. We could have hardly made a better choice in that neighborhood, I guess. With fish and prawns, the food was simply superb full of flavors, colors, smells. Also...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2020

hi, we appericiate your great comment.ths,

Reviewed January 6, 2020 via mobile

This is a nice restaurant on Negombo main street. It doesn’t have a view of the beach, but it has good service and is large, so a group would do well here. The menu has lots of options too. I enjoyed the roast chicken, which...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Nice enviroment nice food but not excellent too much expensive. Beers expensive 600 rupies, 6 jumbo prown that was not jumbo but normal prowns for 3800 rupies is too much too much expensive. Thai noodles not very taste... It was ok the starter with tempura...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2020

hi sir, sorry for the inconvineance caused.we will definitly will look in to this soon.thank you.

Reviewed January 2, 2020 via mobile

Sometimes you don't know what to expect when your walking around deciding where to eat. This restaurant was surprisingly quiet but had good reviews. It was also recommended to me by my hotel. They have a very good menu in English. The choice is big....More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 30, 2019

Everything was perfect. The food was amazing and I even had extra veg sides with my curry. Nothing was too much for the waiter Jerome who made me feel at home. He even had advise on the area and general travel tips. It's a shame...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2019

hi, thank you very much for great comment.you should come to sri lanka again to explore more.hope to see you again.all the best....

Reviewed October 28, 2019

We came back since our last visits in may. We stayed at heritance but ate everyday at cilantro. Good staff goof foods and moctails. We hope to go back as soon as possible. TOP FOODS

Date of visit: October 2019
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2019

hi, we appreciate your comment and hope to see you soon.thanks.

Reviewed October 22, 2019 via mobile

We have eaten here twice on our stay in Negombo and haven’t been disappointed. Food whatever cuisine you choose tastes authentic and is always presented very well. Service is very good but could benefit from some of the staff understanding English a little bit more....More

Date of visit: October 2019
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indikam1, General Manager at Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2019

hi, we appreciate your great comment.we will definitely will look at the language situation.thank you.

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