Didn't stay here, but visited for lunch. The Sri-Lankan food is quite good and the restaurant ambience is nice.
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The fish was the freshest fish and perfectly cooked. They bought the whole, uncooked fish to our room to check that it met with our approval. Wonderfully delicious.
We were staying in the village of Bodhimaluwa, Cycling along the quiet roads when we came across the signpost for the Waterside and decided to have a look. We were so happy we did, a stunning little hotel and restaurant. The staff are fantastic and...More
Wanted a proper Sri Lankan curry and this is the place to go! Amazing views and sunset was equal to an African sunset! Seafood is fresh and the service great. Very friendly with a nice selection of meals. Our tuk-tuk driver (Lucky) from Avani Hotel...More
The three of us were travelling, off season, and staying in a wonderful place in Bentota. "Let's look for somewhere different for dinner," we said. So, after much google research, we decided to go to The Waterside. A tuk-tuk ride was organised, and suddenly, we...More
Lovely location. Great for a sunset and early dinner. We did a boat trip around the lagoon (not a lot to see at 4pm to be honest but quite fun), and asked to be dropped off at The Waterside instead of back at the pier....More
Awesome srilankan cuisine with very friendly staff , who take efforts to suggest you the best according to your taste. Located overlooking a small lake.
I have dined at Waterside Bentota many times and have never been disapointed. The menu is just right , with a choice of both Sri Lankan and Western dishes and the most mouth watering seafood. The food is well cooked and beautifully presented and extremely...More
We had dinner in The Waterside during our holidays in Sri Lanka. The reviews were encouraging, but our personal experience was awful. Maybe it was a bad day for the cook... The meat we had was impossible to chew. We returned two of our dishes....More