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Home restaurants in Sri Lanka

If you want to try out some real spicy dishes, you should definitely visit Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan cuisine is famous for its spiciness, combined with deep fried dishes, rice, coconut, fish and curry.

Instead of having a meal at the local tourist restaurant, Withlocals offers you the opportunity to join a local family for a real home based dinner experience. Try the ingredients of amazing home cooked food, and get an experience you will never forget! Keep an eye on this section and soon you will be able to read more about dinners with locals.

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Popular dishes in , Sri-lanka

  • Rice and Curry are one the most common dishes in Sri Lanka. Expect to get a plate full of rice, curry and additional fish, vegetables and spices
  • Walking around the streets of Sri Lanka, you will certainly come across street stalls selling Kottu. It is a stir fry and it depends on your taste what direction you would like this meal to take. Variations include meat or vegetarian, cheese, egg or beetroot
  • Hoppers are a very thin and crispy pancakes, served with chili condiment, egg or sweets on it. String Hoppers are long spirals, and made out of rice noodles. Both types can be eaten for breakfast or as an addition to an evening meal

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Restaurants in , Sri-lanka

  • Gallery Café in Colombo is located in one of Sri Lanka’s most historical buildings, once build by the famous architect Geoffrey Bawa.
  • Green Cabin in Colombo serves from 3 different countries at once! Both vegetable and meat platters are offered
  • in Crepe-ology in Galle, the crepes are prominent! Not to mention their mouth-watering drinks and fish platters
  • The New Slightly Chilled Bamboo Garden Lounge Great place to have a huge plate of food, combined with some excellent music