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“Nice home cooked food”
Review of The Angler

The Angler
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: European, Chinese, International, Sri Lankan
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed April 18, 2014

We ate here a couple of times having read the good reviews on trip advisor and weren't disappointed.
It's very much a family run business and the owners are really chatty and friendly.
We had a delicious devilled prawns one night and sri lankan curry another night.
Whilst the food is very nice we were the only ones in the place both nights, and it lacked atmosphere and felt like eating in someone's from room.
Overall though I would recommend this place if it's good home cooking in basic surroundings you're looking for.

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Thank Delfusilage
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Reviewed April 6, 2014

After spending 11 nights travelling around Sri Lanka and eating in the hotels, it was lovely to be able to go out and eat authentic Sri Lankan cuisine. The food was lovely, service was excellent and the price was very good for what we had. … is run by a husband and wife team, with the husband doing the waiter service and the wife cooking the lovely food. They are both lovely people and love chatting to their guests. We found it a truly lovely experience and the food was truly brilliant. If we ever return to Mount Lavinia, we’ll certainly be eating here again!

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Thank dsion_cardiff
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Reviewed March 28, 2014

This restaurant is a husband and wife operation. She cooks and he serves. Great combination. The food is the best we had in Sri Lanka, the flavours in the curry and side dishes were amazing. My husband loves the Nazi goring dish which is on every menu. He can attest to also being the best ever. Pleas go. I can promise you it's well worth the visit.

Thank Wendy F
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Reviewed March 23, 2014

Lovely little Sri Lankan place but during the main holiday season they get very busy with western tourists and consequently prices have risen to take advantage. Our food was fine but on a par with many of the great meals we have had in Sri Lanka, though it was one of our more expensive meals, $18 a head

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Thank andrew f
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Reviewed March 22, 2014

Lovely Husband & Wife run restaurant serving delicious traditional Sri Lankan cuisine. Very friendly, nothing too much trouble.
Try the prawn curry.

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Thank mikejackson333
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