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Golden Grill

$$ - $$$Indian, Seafood,
No. 45 National Holiday Resort | Bentota Bridge, National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 275455
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (31 reviews)
“curry” (42 reviews)
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Indian, Seafood, Sri Lankan, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
No. 45 National Holiday Resort | Bentota Bridge, National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 638 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited only once food was very neutral and wine was bad with acetone smell. It was accepted back without any problems but lunch was destroyed.

Thank alex m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here for lunch and dinner as well. During lunch they do have a buffet however we did opt for ala carte during our visit. We first tried this place for dinner and we ordered a grilled fish and prawn curry and rice. The grilled...More

Thank rahimistry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The noodles were more like angel hair and the chicken in it, was plain boiled. Not highly recommended. The meal for 2 at 1000 rupees was good. Worth the price. Water was priced at 170 for a small bottle!!

Thank cg2025
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Golden Grill which is across the Bentota Station. The food was great. They have many options including Vegetarian. The staff was very helpful too. Its few minutes walk from Avani Bentota Hotel.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there yesterday on Wed June for lunch and had lobster and prawns. Thoroughly enjoyed both. Went again today, on 24th June and had prawns and tuna. The meal was awesome and staff is very courteous. Definitely a top ranked and must visit restaurant of...More

Thank Vidhuchandola
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Nice location. Ordered Mix Grill which is a big plate to share. Taste was 6 out of 10. Had glass of red wine and regretted. Service was nice. Generally we got good enough impressions

Thank Nurzhan A
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a good vegetarian place which served authentic food. After searching a couple of places and getting disappointed we got to this place after searching trip advisor. Definitely a good place - we had Jaffna thali and one special thali and a...More

Thank anavenar
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had a lovely meal in this restaurant . And a good choice was available and it was hot when it arrived at our table

Thank Maryclare750
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the golden grill for lunch today (25th May, 2018) and came back satisfied. The food served is tasty. Worth mentioning are the stir fry prawns, grilled chicken and fish thali. Loved the location which is next to a small lake. Service too was...More

Thank aindi
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant. Ambiance is good. Lake front view. Variety of dishes. Indian dishes available. Recommended

Thank yogen k
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19 June 2018|
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Response from Wendy L | Reviewed this property |
Straight out of main entrance and get to the other side of the railway station ? It’s just on the left further up from the train station. You can see the lake from the main road we’re the restaurant sits.
10 February 2018|
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Response from JohnSpain | Reviewed this property |
Hi Approximately 5/8 minutes stroll
21 October 2017|
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Response from suzannedevlin1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. I would also strongly recommend Malis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 45 National Holiday Resort | Bentota Bridge, National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 275455
  • E-mail
The "Golden Grill", stands nestled within Sri Lanka's first National Holiday Resort in Bentota overlooking the scenic beauty of a small lake, has a history since 1970. A variety of cuisine is available to tantalize your taste buds at this unique restaurant. Dishes from around the world including traditional Sri Lankan specialties are served with a touch of class at an affordable price. The courteous staff and imaginative decor add to its ambience promising guests an unforgettable experience.
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