Gaming is legal in Colombo, but for foreign passport-holders only. Bets at most tables start at Rs500. Despite bearing an identical...
Barefoot Garden Cafe
Located in the courtyard of the splendid Barefoot gallery, this casual but stylish cafe serves sandwiches, salads and daily specials...
704 Galle Rd · interesting places nearby
Designer Barbara Sansoni’s beautifully laid-out shop, located in an old villa, is justly popular for its bright hand-loomed textiles, which are fashioned into bedspreads, cushions, serviettes and other household items (or sold by the metre). You’ll also find textile-covered notebooks, lampshades and albums, and a large selection of stylish, simple clothing.
Within the much-lauded designer shop is an excellent book department. This is where you’ll find a carefully selected range of locally published books, the full range of Michael Ondaatje’s works and much more. The courtyard cafe is a lovely stop for something refreshing.