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COi By Vichalya

Union Place | 505, 4th Floor, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 77 012 2222
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken wings” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
“temaki” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Union Place | 505, 4th Floor, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you want to experience good food that tastes amazing this is the place to go. The food simply melts in your mouth. The ambiance of this place is great as well

Thank NeelikaT
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The food is pretty good and the space is quirky and lovely . Personally I find the flavours can sometimes be a bit overpowering (interesting, but quite intense )- but that's just me. It makes eating out an adventure! :) They may sound strange but...More

Thank Thilani2016
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Best place in Colombo for a glass of wine and sushi!!!!! Vichalya (chef) has a variety of dishes for non sushi lovers too! make sure you stop by at COi by vichalya 🖖🏾

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A wonderful ambience, pleasant service and some outstanding food. The best Katsu Don I have ever had. Great place for a quiet lunch.

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I visited Coi. All in all it was a good experience. It was nice to see a menu much smaller than my first visit. The menu was mouth watering and the food was great. This place has a lot of...More

Thank Ruwantha F
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Was disappointed when we heard they were still serving a Xmas menu and not serving anything from their usual menu..urgh! Came here to celebrate our anniversary because heard lot of good things of the Coi. We started by sharing a chick pea soup which tasted...More

Thank TravelPM81
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have visited the restaurant quite a few times and the consistency of the food still remains. The meal is good value for money and oozes if flavour.

Thank Satyajit M
Reviewed 2 January 2017

When it comes to creative twists on food, Chef Vichalya never fails to deliver the goods. We visited just before Christmas and were pleasantly surprised to see a seasonal menu featuring classic holiday fare with his signature fusion of flavours. As always the food and...More

Thank MandG_DeSilva
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely arty cafe type ambience. A diverse menu catering to diverse tastes. Lovely twist to create something unexpected of the expected. Our group loved each of the dishes we were served. Beautiful plated. Sufficient parking. Great staff with a good knowledge of the menu. Only...More

Thank ImalF F
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

COi was a pleasant surprise located in the heart of Colombo. I've found that whenever I come to Sri Lanka I either get good food and terrible service or great service and terrible food. I'm happy to say that COi offers both. The menu is...More

Thank Mel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Place | 505, 4th Floor, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 77 012 2222
COi's cuisine draws inspiration from Asian street hawker style specialties and provides a refreshing modern asian perspective.
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