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Sha Sha Seafood


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Sri Lankan
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Beach
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All reviews fresh seafood lobster prawns red snapper vegetable fried rice cooked simply on stilts gets dark beach shack walk along the beach catch of the day wooden hut friendly guys cold beer stunning setting can't recommend this place enough your feet
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for dinner with a big group of adults and kids. After reading the very positive recommendations, we thought it is a simple but great place for eating good fish and seafood. They have no menu, which was surprising but we thought this...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 721chantals
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little shack on the beach doesn't have a menu, they just show you what was their catch of the day, and cook that uo for you! We got the lobster and prawns and it was delicious!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank tara_s_k1108
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The menu is just the local seafood they have on the day, which is brought fresh to your table for you to choose from - fish, prawns, calamari, lobster. No fancy cooking, just a grill and simple butter sauce served with rice. The flavours are...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank cohearn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food in a stunning setting, totally low key and you have to get a canoe across the lagoon to get there. My idea of heaven

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 137timr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 2nd year back staying in Tangalle. Sha Sha is just amazing. Do not be put off that there is no menu, they serve what they have caught fresh that day. It’s all cooked simply but perfectly with garlic,ginger,black pepper and lemon. It’s...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank perfectoemm
Reviewed December 22, 2019 via mobile

We came there for dinner, the place is little and calm, feet in the sand, we were asked to choose between different kinds of fresh seafood, chose a fish and they cooked it for us. We absolutely loved it ! It was so good I...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Sightseer608929
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Fresh seafood at reasonable prices. Perfect way to enjoy the meal while watching out into the ocean waves. Or even better, take a dip in the ocean before the meal. Food was tasty and a large variety on offer. Portion sizes are large. Only negative...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank gds199
Reviewed April 9, 2019

We made friends with the guys at this restaurant. Steve was fishing himself here with a rod and enjoyed talking with the local fisherman and they cooked up what he’d caught for us. They’re so lovely here. It’s all simple and friendly but perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ZenaJayne
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Perfect place to have a lunch break during the holiday: ocean view, fresh seefood, cold beer and very kind stuff.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 894norbertf
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

We decided to give this place a go after reading the good reviews on TripAdvisor. The whole concept of Sha Sha Seafood was so great! A small and modest place right on the beach, no menu just the daily catches with fried rice and an...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Response from NicolasZaw | Reviewed this property |
nope. It is just a small restaurant and all in cash.
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