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The Different corner

Wellawaya Road | Ella Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 765 4350
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (24 reviews)
“curry” (28 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Wellawaya Road | Ella Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a couple of times for lump rice (veggie) & both times been on point. Recommend this dish here. This dish won’t come immediately but you can see it being made fresh. The tastes are amazing. Also the veg & egg kotthu is the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rogers362362
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t know how people can complain about waiting for food...this isn’t McDonald’s this is traditional amazing curry (we have tried lots being in Sri Lanka for a long time) I would recommend the up country lump rice which is curries and steamed rice in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rachel_Natalia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had Kothu roti , fried rice and banana chocolate roti . Service was good and food was tasty . The waiter was very Friend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mali66
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

The food and service were very nice. The restaurant and manu are simple bit offer good options, good prices. Chicken kottu + french fries + salad for 1000rp

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Josefina S
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We was waiting one hour for a meal and it really wasnt good... The worst rise and curry i have eaten at Sri Lanka, grilled chicken was funny small and totally overdryed. I cannot recomended this restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Vítek L
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This place features the best rice and curry we ever had. And we had many rice and currys so far. We ended up eating there three times in three days. Staff is very kind, local food great as mentioned. In the end, they even arranged...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gotopik
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Small simple restaurant at the main street in Ella, easy to overlook but worth going - IF you are up for a traditional Rice&Curry. That was really really good, nothing to complain about. But it‘s the same like with most local restaurants: If you choose...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NicolaTraveling
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Although I feel bad for the owners, I will not lie you. To start, it took about 1 and a half hours, just for the food to come and then when we got the food, we were disgusted by what we got. I had pasta...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank samuelbenjamin789
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

After a long hike to Ellas rock we were hungry. It takes them ages to get drinks. Ages to cook the food. Ages to bring the bill. Go here only if you have at least 1.5 hours (lunch).

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Richard727626
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

If you want to chill with the locals Lee is your man. He is the main waiter/chef/bar tender (not owner) of the restaurant. The owner was nice too. The food was authentic and very cheap. You can’t get more hospitable than this place. Lee even...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tattylisa78
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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 Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 77 765 4350
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