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Ahinsa Shop & Restaurant


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Sri Lankan
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

Best cheap food i ever had in Sri Lanka! khottis are the best in this restaurant! I need to good there ASAP!!! You wont regret it!!!!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Alicia C
Reviewed March 6, 2019

Staying in a nearby hotel, so tried this restaurant. Sat upstairs on the terrace and had the day’s special (Vegetable Curry & Rice) and beers. Food was great, very authentic, and prices were very reasonable. Worth trying.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lee P
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Thank you Sam for introducing us to this great cafe/restaurant! Even though they ran out of beer once, the beer was cold and delicious and food was nice and fresh!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank waltervp
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Great food. Wi-fi and a lot to choose from on the meny. Both western and local food. We mostly ate the noodles and chicken or kottu.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Per S
Reviewed May 5, 2018

me and my frend went to shinsa restaurant for our break fast on our way to sigiriya. it was a nice cool place situated near the main road to the lion rock they have grate menu.lot of choice to eat,western and local,we eat sting hoppers...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cia R
Reviewed April 6, 2018

This is a nice little local place on the main street of Sigiriya, with very good Sri Lankan options and a wide-range of Western options of varying quality. The fish curry and chicken biryani were both good. Our children ate from the Western side of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Lilyremake
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Great food for the entire family. Great taste in food and good service as well. Very good rice and curry.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 129metteb
Reviewed January 4, 2018

We ate here at least 2 times and the food was excellent. even beer was served (not on then menu). we had chicken biryani and rice and curry's ( at lease 7 dishes came with the rice and curry). Service is not quite that fast,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Marc K
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Located in the centre of Sigiriya. The is a nice airy seating area upstairs. The menu was small and no alcohol is served - the line juice is delicious and fresh. We tried the chicken biryani and the chicken curry with rice ( this consisted...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kat35
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We found all the restaurants on the Sigiriya strip to be pretty much the same. Some will sell you a beer, not this one. Just a big dish of bland food.

Date of visit: September 2017
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