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“Just Amazing!!!!!”

The Old Railway Cafe
Ranked #32 of 159 Restaurants in Galle
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Reviewed November 11, 2012

This place is a must see!!! beautiful staff, Rasika (the shop owner) is the most amazing guy.....!!! So helpful and took pride in the store... the food was to die for and well worth the price! fresh and cooked pretty much in front of you! i will be telling everyone to visit! it will make your visit to Galle just that little bit more special! these guys will go so far.
. good work and thank you for such a pleasant experience!!! :))))

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2  Thank lovetheworld123
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Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

Dropped into this cosy little store after my partner wanted to browse at some of the amazing clothes they had in store and little did we know, there was an even cosier cafe upstairs. The food served there was simple and very tasty. A decent variety for a quick bite. The owners Rasika and Catherine were very comforting, polite and efficient.
Definitely a place to go for a relaxing coffee and snack if you're in Galle, but even if you want some boutique and exclusive clothing!

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Thank CinematicConcepts
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

...and do they do it in style...a passionate store....a passionate cafe...when the rest of the world imports the owners of The Old Railway...hand make in galle and they are made well...

great food....great shakes...you should try the clothes...a woman's paradise...and ask Catherine she plans your weddings too at galle...

you could browse over a newspaper 50 years old...or rummage through the shop...at your own pace and time...

visit this place for the experience...

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Thank Manoj A M
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Reviewed September 29, 2012

This cool café has a wide array of western dishes with a Sri Lankan twist to them A must try is the Jumbo prawn cocktail salad with toast As reflected in another review I concur it simply has the best fruit juice and ice coffee I've had in Sri Lanka …

The ambiance was great the staff attentive; a great place to check out for a quick serious snack or meal and drinks.

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Thank alan l
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Reviewed September 5, 2012

This cafe is located near the railway station. Read that it is #2 on tripadvisor so went to try the food. The cafe is brightly coloured and has comfortable couches. There are also many magazines that you can browse through while waiting for your food. However, the food is simple and nothing special (would have expected more because of the pricing). Surprised that others find the portion very generous. I ordered a chicken salad sandwich and the sandwich is about 4 inches x 2 inches. The amount of chicken is also quite pathetic (to their defense, I think chicken is really expensive in Sri Lanka). I will say that essentially you are paying for the couch and the magazine more than the food.

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1  Thank ruo
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