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Mangos

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359/3 Temple Rd | Nallur, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
(021) 222 8294
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just go there... The food is extremely tasty. I had a Ghee Masala Dosa that was just perfectly cooked. Try the Kottu and other special dishes from Sri Lanka they are just perfect.You don't want to miss it!!!

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Thank Jérémie K
Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Sent with family, flod is not that great, limited amount og lunch serving, not great taste. Lame staff, bit clean . dinners are bind og oily, dosa too oily. Cheaper and netter reataurent nearby.

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Thank thomas_sun75
Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here and felt like we had to hury because the staff wanted to go home(and they did right after we payed the Bill they gave us without asking). For lunch we could only choose three different dishes. We chose two different ones so we could try them both. The taste was oké, the food was cold and... More 

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strathabyn
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ambience, comfortable and clean , friendly and efficient staff and the best part was the fantastic local cuisine

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Note: The restaurant on google map is one the other side of the temple. The taff was friendly and explained the menu. The food was good but too oily. I ordered the mango special dosa.

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Thank Matthias V
Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all: the street on the map is wrong! it's on the other side of the temple. The price was great, the staff nice & the taste of the food was good - but it was so fatty! I've got stomach cramps afterwards... So tomorrow we will definitively try another restaurant. The price is not worth the pain ;)

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Thank trischaira
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who love traditional vegetarian Indian meals, this rustic and simple restaurant is the place.

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Thank Sigrun R
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place in Jaffna for real South Indian food; try a traditional Massala Dosa with a Lassi. Staff is very friendly.

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Thank Marloes020
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Food was good, Its a good place for indian foods, but the service was average only, alot ways to improve.

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Thank Ragul J
New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

You sit at a shared table outside under the fans and eat these crazy cone shaped crisp rice pancakes using your fingers, scooping up Dahl and Veges (there's a sink and soap to wash your hands) and it doesn't get much more authentic than that! Great place to eat in Jaffna. Cheap cheerful and laid back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Sri Lankan
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359/3 Temple Rd | Nallur, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Northern Province  >  Jaffna
  • Phone Number: (021) 222 8294

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?