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DiyaSisila Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
+94 77 740 2138
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chilli prawns” (27 reviews)
“lobster” (112 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super riverside spot, a little out in the country but worth the drive. Our table was literally over the water. Lovely salad to start and I enjoyed the Sri Lankan prawns while hubby was estatic with his chicken schnitzel. Limited menu and drinks, but super...More

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had probably one of our best dining experience in the whole Sri Lanka here. The service was very friendly, food very fresh but what makes it even more special is the location by the river... Cannot miss this place in a visit to Bentota

Thank Rodrigo R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is a very nice place, but the food takes a long time to come, I have been other places in Bentota, where the food are at the same level, and the price lower. I know that the settings is great but any how...

1  Thank Jimmi P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had read about this restaurant on trip advisor and thought we'd best pay a visit and we were happy that we did. We turned up late in the evening and were given a lovely table right on the lakes edge. The menu all looked...More

Thank Gaylord251
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and great setting down on the riverbank. We went in the evening which was even more special. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Duncan S
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a real gem. Set a little off the beaten track but well worth the short tuk tuk ride from Bentota. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was amazing and setting by the lake is idyllic.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Had a struggle to get there.,but worth it .We met by a very charming guy and shown to a lovely table ,the setting is beautiful.Do not expect fancy ,this is just simple food cooked well .Loved this place absolutely great service and very friendly .A...More

Thank heather b
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This restaurant deserves its rating as #1 in the Bentota area. It is in a typical 'tropic island' setting on the riverbank and the restaurant has been laid out to maximize the ambience of the location. It is well presented and is obviously tended to...More

Thank J0hnny1936
Reviewed 22 August 2017

After reading several good reviews thought we would take a trip by tuk tuk to see if it was good as the reviews, and I can say it was fantastic. The menu is very small, prawn, lobster or curry ( but this needs 2 hours...More

Thank michelesefton
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered the lobster meal it was not only cheaper than the other restaurant I saw near the beach, but it was also ver great. I recommend to dine at 5:30, having your meal and watching the sun set was amazing. The environment was also...More

Thank 賀伯 肥
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Rob B
31 March 2017|
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Response from Dave H | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any on the menus other than a salad thanks
7 February 2017|
Response from Nandana t | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 77 740 2138
  • E-mail
Romantic and clean place on river Bentota. We can arrange amazing dinner, lunch or tea party (max. 4 persons.) on catamaran on the river, with candles. Our boat man will take you around Dedduwa lake and lagoon. We organize business parties and birthday parties - maximum 20 pax. We prepare village tour - tour + lunch (the best Sri Lanka Rice and Curry) 20 € and bicycle riding.
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