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Restaurant at Mermaid Hotel

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Mahawaskaduwa | Mermaid Hotel, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 237613
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is one big room with roof top seating outside. Food was excellent with an extensive choice. Buffet style of numerous hot and cold food which you help yourself to. All looks very clean and never suffered with an upset stomach the whole of my holiday.

1 Thank Cath B
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good variety of international cuisine and Sri lankan cuisine.Helpful staff if you have fussy eaters in your party worth asking if you have special requests!

Thank Nicola M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Every time we go there, the food was amazing and we really really loved it. Good choice, fresh and delighted.

1 Thank Saveen S
Southampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

A terrific range of dishes covering western and eastern cuisine. And everything is so tasty Make sure to leave room for dessert

2 Thank cranburysquash
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful hotel with a wonderful garden and beautifully structured. Its majorly a tourist spot and a decent hotel to stay. Room service to cleanliness to ambience, everything is well addressed.

Thank Sherlyn_Diaz
Durham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This was a meal to celebrate our golden wedding anniversary.It was a fabulous ,great service & presentation.A BIG THANKS to the management & staff for a life long memory

1 Thank 111ken
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

We loved the food. You get quite a good choice of food there. There is always 5 mains to choose from and the deserts are to die for. The waiters can't do enough for you especially Cheeky chappie! You must ask for him...he's is so so funny with his Cockney slang. My 9 year old son who is the most... More 

Thank Carrie T
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2016

Great for those who like fresh salads, curries and lovely sweet courses, there is also an a la carte option.

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2016

The menu is varied every day and every meal. Breakfast includes Kola Kanda almost every day. This is an audverdic preparation of red rice, garlic and a different daily selection of local herbs cooked with liquid made from pounded Kola leaves. The colour is green and the taste is soon acquired. It is reputed to be good for all kind... More 

1 Thank traveladviser43
Bristol, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Firstly the waiting and kitchen staff are very attentive, mindful of your needs and will do everything within their power to make your eating experience enjoyable. The food is plentiful, varied and balanced. From previous reviews there are moans about the food. (Be aware that it is a tropical climate and food must be prepared fully and well cooked for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mahawaskaduwa | Mermaid Hotel, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Kalutara
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 237613

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?