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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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New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was twice and very tasty food Highly recommended, with fair price. Vegetarian restaurant, friendly and professional staff. The place is clean, i would say the best in jaffna

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Thank Daniel G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was really good and different from the every day rice and curry. The staff was friendly and explained the menu to me. Service was quite fast.

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Thank Anna Z
Brisbane, Australia
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can highly recommend this place for an excellent meal. They only do vegetarian and it is all delicious. Also do excellent fruit juices. would love to go back!

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Thank Marina d
Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here in July 2006, the food if you are vegitarian or not is excellent, I had Rava cashew which I am still dreaming about. Also try the Juices excellent.

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Thank Roger F
Jaffna, Sri Lanka
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the time of Nallur festival, a best place to have a hot vegetable food,we enjoyed the food v much.

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Stirling
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent vegetarian restaurant. It is not salubrious but is a bright and cheerful place where the food is of the highest standard and the service is quick. I wish we had went there earlier in our visit to Jaffna. Also it was excellent value. Don't ask for beer!

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Thank DaveStirling
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place we found in Jaffna for food. We went there more than once and every time we were blown away by the food. Order the mango Dosa which was lovely. The waiter called us a Tuktuk after we had finished as a bit of a walk late at night.

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Thank HadleysBear
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed a dosa and a lassi in the very comfortable relaxed outdoor eating area at Mangos. The service is good, the food is good and enough staff are able to speak English for us to have our questions answered. Definitely recommend Mangos for dinner in Jaffna.

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Thank Jan F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant offers a great variety of Southern Indian food at dinner, Dosa, Rava etc. For lunch you are limited to Thali, but it is delicious. Definitely the place to eat in Jaffna.

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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
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
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?