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Governor's Restaurant

Mount Lavinia Hotel | 100 Hotel Road, Mount Lavinia, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 31000, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 711711
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“egg hoppers” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
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Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mount Lavinia Hotel | 100 Hotel Road, Mount Lavinia, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 31000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had dinner at governor's to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Whilst the food tasted nice, I found the variety quiet less. Desserts were spectacular.

Thank Sathya J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing eating experience with every style of food you can imagine. Quality food in a luxury setting with great service.

Thank TracyHitchmough
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent selection of authentic Sri Lankan food. Fabulous service and a breathtaking restaurant with great service. I love the food and drinks served at the Governor's Restaurant.

Thank MissPepperCorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently ate breakfast and dinner at the Governor's Restaurant. Both meals offered a wide range of food options from Western to Sri Lankan. The food was wonderful and the dessert bar was incredible. I recommend the egg hoppers for breakfast! The wait staff were...More

Thank Samuel A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best Food in The whole COLOMBO! The hotel is my must stay because of The Governors Restaurant and its staff! Highly revommended:).

Thank Bapasa
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This restaurant has a great selection of foods, the service is excellent and won't break the budget. The dessert bar is too die for. The only thing is the drinks can be a bit pricey.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

The most wonderful food I have tasted local and European. They cater for all tastes and child friendly

Thank Melanie G
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Plenty of choice and good quality food. Elegant atmosphere and good service. Not cheap but a lovely chance to get dressed up and enjoy the evening.

Thank l0ve-t0-travel-m0re
Reviewed June 12, 2017

This was my second visit. My first visit was a few years back and I came for Brunch and the food was.....WOW! This was the reason that I selected this hotel, as my father's family was here and I thought that it would be a...More

Thank Suneth K
Reviewed June 9, 2017

BE repared to TIP staff ALL THE TIME.......no tips means you'll be ignored, especially if you're a local or local origin

Thank Desmond P
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November 25, 2016|
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Response from SVMackie | Reviewed this property |
Every taxi,tut tut and hire car knows about Mount Lavinia Hotel.Get there at about 12.00 and ask to be picked up around 3 pm.Take your time and enjoy the views and food. SM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mount Lavinia Hotel | 100 Hotel Road, Mount Lavinia, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 31000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
  • Phone Number: +94 11 2 711711
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