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Eastern Lanka Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$2 - $35
Asian, Sri Lankan, Seafood
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews seafood prowns curry kothu roti grilled prawns rice juice tasty food recommend this place beautiful family sri lanka the main road last night nice place ate here the owner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small local restaurant. We took the rice curry with calamri and the grilled calamari. It took some time but it was fresh and it was THE best food we ate in Sri Lanka. Also a very friendly family. Will definitely come eat here again! Greets...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank BDriez
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have been here for several times for my meal so they deserve only 5 star reviews. The portions are big, the meals are delicious and the family is so friendly. Visit this place, when you need having food there spend extra few minutes beyond...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank Indika E
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant was quite full when we arrived. I think we waited for an hour in total to get our meals which is quite unreasonable. We are used to everything being a bit slower in Sri Lanka but this was out of the ordinary. Luckily...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank SatuJonna
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

We came to this restaurant twice whilst in Trincomalee, and the food is incredible! Easily the best dahl & curry we've ever eaten, and the roti is so so good. The owner is the smiliest most welcoming man ever, such a kind and genuine person!...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

We came here both nights we were in Trincomalee. I ordered the same thing both nights, vegetable curry & roti, and got different types of curry each night which was awesome! Husband ordered chicken curry and rice, and crab curry and rice $ said both...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank JRAK15
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

This is my second time in Uppuveli and by far this restaurant has offered me the best foods. I was introduced here by a local and since then it's been my favourite spot for my meals. The food is just simple and tasty and cook...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Yula76
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

I went to trincomalee with my family.we order grill Jambo prawns, mixseafood plate, seafood kotthu and fresh juice.very very delicious and fresh. I recamant this place.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank klif4dj
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

We came here twice whilst in Uppuveli and we absolutely loved the food both times. The breakfast set menu was one of the best breakfasts we had in Sri Lanka and the portion was huge. We thoroughly enjoyed getting to know Ranjid and his family...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Nikolett S
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately we cannot follow the good reviews like we did when we chose this place. We arrived at 19:15 and the food arrived at 20:50... People go to restaurants when they are hungry and want to eat... so this was a bummer. We asked for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
4  Thank Assholio
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

10/10 on everything at this incredible little gem. Just on the main road of Trincomalee and the food was incredibly tasty and authentic. The owners are some of the kindest people I’ve ever met and they go above and beyond to make you feel welcome....More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Laura R
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