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Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant

No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 270055
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (13 reviews)
“seafood platter” (13 reviews)
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Grill, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant
1. Best Sea foods in Srilanka!
"Arguably the best seafood restaurant in Bentota."
Suman B
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2. Star Steak in Srilanka
" Steak was perfectly cooked, and Tuna steak was very tasty."
geaves123
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3. Great Location
"What a fabulous place to eat our first meal out in Sri Lanka."
lesleyg1232017
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1 - 10 of 363 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only downside is that we would never have found it on our own. Thankfully the driver at our out of town hotel knew where it was! But once we got there it was brilliant and we stayed for hours. The location is right on...More

Thank barbara f
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Barbara, Appreciate very much for your Great comments on TripAdvisor.Thank you visit Pier88. Wish you nice holiday and hope to see you again, Greetings from Pier88 Team

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed February 1, 2018

We have visited this restaurant several times when we come to Sri Lanka. Food is always of good quality and there is a good selection to choose from. Love the spaghetti Bolognaise, mixed grill and especially the steak in red wine sauce. Good value for...More

1  Thank Claire C
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Dear Claire,Thank you very much for your comments on TripAdvisor.Wish you nice holiday in srilanka and hope to see you again , greetings from Pier88 Team .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a meal and drinks. The restaurant is located on the rvierside and offers an enique view while dining. The food was great and the service first class. We enjoyed a traditional Sri Lanka curry and devilied prawns which we asked for to...More

Thank scottdthomson
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Scott, Appreciate very much for your Great comments on TripAdvisor.Thank you visit Pier88. Wish you nice holiday and hope to see you again, Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We would highly recommend Pier 88, fabulous food, snacks and drinks sitting outside by the river will use again when we go back to Sri Lanka in December

Thank dadme25
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir, We highly Appreciate for your Great comments on TripAdvisor.Thank you visit Pier88. Wish you nice day and hope to see you again, Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a number of meals and drinks in this restaurant as it was very convenient location to our villa. Food quality and service was good. The place is clean and toilet facilities good. It has a lovely outlook over the river and opposite the...More

Thank Doha2012
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your Great comments on TripAdvisor and thank you to visit Pier88 Restaurant. Wish you nice holiday and hope to see you again, Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there on my last evening and was extremely welcomed by the owner who recommended me the mixed grilled noodles (delicious!) and we had a lovely and interesting conversation. The Location is right by the river, behind a lavazzo coffee place and I can...More

Thank Susanne M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This resturant is best at daytime, when you can sit and watch the river. The service are fine, and the food are perfect. They have a very nice cofee bar in the front.

1  Thank Jimmi P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really lovely clean pace to eat with great view of river - very peaceful. We had a boat ride which delivered us to this cafe which was really nice. The sort of place you can chill for a few hours with a lovely cup of...More

1  Thank nick7777
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sir, Thank you very much for your comments on TripAdvisor and visit to Pier88 restaurant. Wish you nice day and hope to see you again, Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there by chance. I came across the restaurant on trip advisor and decided to take my family there for an afternoon drink and snacks. The location is truly lovely and the service more than acceptable. The snacks we took were well served by...More

1  Thank christianfarrugia
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I went there for dinner. The place is very nice, and even though went at night, I could see how nice the view was. The balcony and yard are really great to sit in. The waiter was very nice and attentive. But the food was...More

1  Thank KerenOr1978
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you very much for your comments on TripAdvisor. Sorry about over cooked and saltiness which you describe. Specially I like your idea about more specialty desserts, Sure we will get action soon as possible to introduce. I wish you nice holiday in...More

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Vidhya I
June 2, 2017|
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Response from thumbelina88 | Property representative |
Hi,yes we have rice and curry.for rice and curry need about 30 minutes to freshly prepare.
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GeoffandSandra
February 21, 2017|
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Response from thumbelina88 | Property representative |
Yes, sorry for late reply.
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thumbelina88
August 26, 2016|
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Response from MiddlePark_Traveller | Reviewed this property |
Hi, your coffee is absolutely fantastic. Your meal we did not enjoy that much. However, it might have been just one of those evenings, where things do not work out. All the best. middlepark traveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $50
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Aluthgama
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 270055
  • E-mail
Description
The Nebula Pier 88 Restaurant is located on the Bentota River next to the Nebula Supermarket in Aluthgama. The Restaurant specialises in sea food and asian cuisine and has a fantastic view.
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