Restaurants

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Riviera Resort

Dining here evokes memories of colonial times, as waiters fix you up with a drink (ideally a gin and tonic) on the veranda, take your order and beckon you into the dining room (or onto the terrace), then set you up …
Top Choice Sri Lankan in Batticaloa

Sun Shine Cafe

Sun Shine has quite a reputation, and it's easy to see why. This modern, clean and welcoming place covers all bases with an amazing display of biryanis, curries (try the mutton) and pilau rice, as well as burgers, c…
Sri Lankan in Batticaloa

RN Buffet & Take Away

A wonderful find, this hyper-busy little olive-coloured eatery, run by a delightful, industrious couple, has an excellent takeaway section (vegie/meat meals Rs 120/200) popular with office workers. Upstairs is a buf…
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Tomato Restaurant

When the tropical heat becomes too much, the sanctity of air-conditioned Tomato is refreshingly welcome. This refined restaurant has Western food (pasta, sandwiches, salads, seafood and grilled lamb chops) as well a…
Sri Lankan in Batticaloa

Euro Veg Restaurant

Eating here is a full sensory experience; the food has some spicy dash. There's excellent biryanis, noodles and kotthu (rotti chopped up and mixed with vegies) served in bright surrounds.
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Eat Me

If only they sold T-shirts! This cute little shopfront sells various types of rice and curry in shiny surrounds. The motto: 'I'm healthy and tasty'. Indeed.