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Cafe Zen

164 Lewis Place, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 661 0308
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
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  • Poor0%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“juice” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
164 Lewis Place, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was simply perfect! Very friendly host serving fresh coffee, milkshakes prepared with fresh milk and other cold beverages. Very low prices! Highly recommend by team Belgium :-)

Thank JoshuaE1163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is something I wish we would also have back home. It just looks perfect, you sit in a little garden and it's totally relaxed. The coffee and Masala Chai also taste great. And they ask very honest prices! Also try the sponge cake,...More

Thank Asambasamba t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is it for Negombo---finally a relaxing garden/cafe spot with reasonable places. For what they are---the snacks and coffee prices are often high in Negombo for what you get---coffee,juices,soft drinks,buns,small salads,milkshakes etc and even tea are expensive---but not at Cafe Zen. Ive known that stretch...More

Thank Lord C
Reviewed September 14, 2018

I came across this place while walking in Negombo. It had the best coffee and for a great price! The ambiance was beautiful, ponds, waterfalls, fish, flowering trees Gorgeous! The owner was very nice and I highly recommend this place for a great cup of...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The setting is wonderful and the coffee is great. The owner obviously takes pride in the quality. He roasts his own locally sourced beans and uses fresh milk- not at all standard for Sri Lanka

Thank Morgan B
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This place is lovely and a must-go for coffee lovers. The prices are very low and coffee is good. Top!

Thank Richard H
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a superb little cafe set in a lovely setting. Great coffee and cake and cheaper than anywhere else we found in Negombo! Highly reccomend a frapacinno on a hot day. Top man that owns it too

1  Thank Rob A
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Zen cafe is not a cafe, its an experience. Defenitly pay a visit to the toilet, even if you don't need to. Prices are too low. The cappuccino was for Dutch standards an 8.7/10, for Sri Lankan standards 10/10. Would visit again if we didn't...More

1  Thank rapunzel123r5
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Thats by far the best place to have a coffee. He roast the coffee beans by himself and makes it the italian way. Wonderful. A charming place run by a charming man.

Thank Mikeswiss17
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

In between the wide range of eat and guest houses you’ll find a small and cozy green terrace. The owner was very nice and the coffee was excellent. We had a frappuccino and ice coffee, both refreshing and home made. Besides coffee, the menu also...More

Thank Morgane F
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Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Lewis Place, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 77 661 0308
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