St Peter’s Church
Reached along the arcade on the north side of the Grand Oriental Hotel, this converted Dutch governor’s banquet hall was first used as a...
Sir Baron Jayatilaka Mawatha has the grandly restored Lloyd’s Buildings. Several other imposing colonial piles on the street are also...
Cargills Main Store
Local retail giant Cargills once had its main store on York St. The now mostly empty ornate 1906 red building still shows its faded...
Somewhat cramped, this club draws a mixed crowd of locals, sailors and lost visitors who take to the dance floor to thump the night away...
Pagoda Tea Room
Hungry like the wolf? Duran Duran filmed its classic 1980s video for that very song in this venerable establishment opened in 1884...
2 York St · interesting places nearby
Harbour Room information
Overlooking the city harbour from the 4th floor of Grand Oriental Hotel, this blandly decorated hotel dining room is worth visiting for its superb views. It has breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets, as well as an à la carte menu.