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Barracuda Seafood & Grill

# 41/2 Wasala Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10350, Sri Lanka
+94 77 020 7733
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (30 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (20 reviews)
“prawns” (13 reviews)
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Mongolian, Seafood, Thai, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
# 41/2 Wasala Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10350, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location: barracuda seafood & grill, 41/2, Wasala road, dehiwala (located near the sea beach) Contact for advance reservation:94770207733 Beware: You need to cross the railway tracks.so use caution while crossing. First of all it’s recommended to book this place in advance, as it becomes crowded...More

1  Thank Rohan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trendy and decent place with great vibes. Staff is attentive and provides an efficient service. Food is absolutely delicious and prepared taking not too long. Customers are allowed to bring in their own booze without being charged for corkage. Prices are moderate and the place...More

Thank Vachintha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant and peaceful location to have a peaceful meal with friends and family. Lovely food, good choices. And good service. Prices are bit high, i guess. Piyal who served us was tremendous with care. Thank you Baracuda. All the best!

Thank thanura P
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

If you love fresh sea food dishes this is one of the place you should try in Colombo. Visited this palace with friends and had a good time. Location is nice over looking the Indian ocean. Cozy resturant with sea breeze makes so charming.staff is...More

Thank dilanthar2016
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem. The food was perfect. Ambiance was great and the staff was very friendly. Portions of food were very generous and price was reasonable. A definite must.

Thank Stay674023
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Sea side location, Dehiwala near railway track which is utmost perfect. Simple dining area surrounded by trees foliage leading to calm , peaceful atmosphere with evening live music. Very tasty sea food, Squids platter i loved the most. They serve Fried rice, Noodles etc but...More

Thank sujin s
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Location location location! Simple tables laid out on the beach or under open sided canopies make for a chilled romantic escape from Colombo. The fish was fresh and excellent. Mocktails not cocktails so bring your own tipple.

Thank waterworlds
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

A charming place for a few friends to get together for seafood. They have tables on the beach to enjoy the lapping sound of waves and cool sea breeze. 3 different menus to choose from: Western, Thai & Chinese. We had a fried garoupa which...More

Thank willylim
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We went with friends to this beach restaurant and we were greeted on arrival and asked if we would like a beach table or in the restaurant. We opted for the beach. It was lovely as the sea breeze cooled us down. The menus were...More

Thank Robohas
Reviewed September 17, 2018

A lovely location to BYOB and enjoy the company among good food and great friends. When-ever our close friends drop-in from overseas on holiday, this is a must drop-in spot as their is no corkage on alcohol. The food is great & affordable with service...More

Thank GdA-CMB
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Vinesha P
July 29, 2018|
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Response from 1sjoe | Reviewed this property |
@Vinesha Sorry for the delay in replying. in SL the most important mosquitoe bourn infection is Dengue Fever. ( malaria and filariasis been eradicated) Aedes mosquitoes are most active around dawn and dusk. However... More
kevin b
February 27, 2017|
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Response from Jenie M | Property representative |
Hi Kevin, thanks for your message. Corkage is a fee charged by some restaurants for alcohol consumed on their premises, which has not been purchased at the restaurant (BYO). You're very welcome to BYO at Barracuda (you're... More
January 10, 2017|
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Response from Jenie M | Property representative |
Hello, are you enquiring about the minimum spend of Rs.1,500 per person required for BYO drinks? If so, children are not included, as they don't consume alcohol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mongolian, Seafood, Thai, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 41/2 Wasala Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10350, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
  • Phone Number: +94 77 020 7733
  • E-mail
Established in 2013, Barracuda is a household name for seafood in Sri Lanka. Our goal is to ensure customer satisfaction by means of providing the finest and freshest ingredients in food preparation and providing an exceptional and friendly dining experience for our guests. The restaurant could accommodate upto 300+ guests indoor and outdoor while enjoying the sea breeze under a canopy of trees. There are mangroves and during rainy seasons, the restaurant is able to manage under the dense cover. The friendly and relaxing ambiance lets you relax with the magical sounds of ocean waves whilst touching your feet on the Golden Sandy Beach. Barracuda also has the facility of private dining rooms and open beach space, which could be reserved for private gatherings with special menus which suit your requirements. Our Special Menus are created to give an authentic Chinese and Thai experience and to awaken your taste buds on every visit. Our skilled Chefs ensure a prefect culinary traditions for their preparations and presentations at the restaurant. Our wide selection of delicious food ranging from traditional Thai styles of cooking - Pad Thai to modern-creative of Chinese- Hot Butter Cuttlefish will satisfy any insatiate appetite. If Flavor and spice in an ambiance are key aspects you're looking for family gatherings - Barracuda is "The Place".
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