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Cafe Chill

Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 180 4020
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (142 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went here because they were so busy and we thought the food had to be good. My husband ordered the dish with 8 different curries and I ordered the chicken burger (without sauce). We waited at least 30-45 minutes for the food and when...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed yesterday

Didn't eat here so cannot comment on food but it was always packed full of diners which must be a good sign. We went upstairs for a few drinks. We really liked it here. Not only was the Lion lager very reasonably priced but the...More

Thank Tulipkilt
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing atmosphere, service and food. The Sri Lanka food looked amazing and the western food was very highly quality and a nice break from curry! A wonderful place

Thank MClozzaonthemic
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cafe Chill is actually a fun place to have a meal. This is always crowded but the staff is always with a smile on their face. They all look happy. We sat in the middle floor where the kitchen is. You can see to your...More

Thank Aye5ha
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food great atmosphere, really friendly staff. Value for money and quality food and service. Fruit juices and iced coffee to die for . Definitely worth a visit

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great ambiance and food. Staff is very friendly but service is not good. Many great choices. Rice and curry, veggie hamburger were great. Vegetable fried noodles was tasteless with lots of big pieces of cabbage.

Thank Stream93
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The first time we tried to eat at Cafe Chill, we stood for 10 minutes with not one staff member acknowledging us. We tried again a bit earlier the second night, and learned that we probably just needed to see ourselves. The decor and vibe...More

Thank leeshamaree
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cafe Chill is doing a lot of things right, and it's paying off! As the place to be in Ella they've created an awesome atmosphere set in a cozy 3 floor cafe that oozes trendiness! The food is consistently mouthwatering, you might just have to...More

Thank ALwayzalex
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After getting off the Kandy to Ella train, the Chill Cafe was just what I needed. Service was slick, the food good with a wide range of tasty Sri Lankan and western dishes. The Sri Lankan chicken curry in banana leaf was delicious! A relaxed...More

2  Thank Dirk_Schmoker
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and excellent food selection at this very busy tourist focused cafe in Ella. The place was packed even though we ate early. A huge selection of western and some Sri Lankan cuisine. We all had the Lamprais, a Sri Lankan rice dish steamed...More

1  Thank GG2410-Sydney
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December 29, 2016|
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Response from LizeCapeTown | Reviewed this property |
We have moved on from Ella so I don't know what they are planning in terms of music but I would say that this is a great place in Ella to celebrate New Years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 77 180 4020
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Cafe Chill is nestled in the heart of Ella and offers declicious international cuisine, while chill music is enjoyed day and night, this restaurant presents an ambience that mellows the soul and even offers a chill out space on the third floor to relax and take in positive Ella vibes. Cafe Chill is open for breakfast from 10am, lunch and dinner. The kitchen closes at 10pm meanwhile the bar is closes at 12:30am.
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