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DiyaSisila Restaurant

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” (119 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Elpitiya Road | Bentota - Adaganthota, Bentota 50800, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Romantic place with nice view and delicious food but the prices high a little bit مكان رائع جدا ويستحق الزياره

Thank abalnofal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our table was right on the edge of the lake under a small gazebo so it was a lovely experience. The owners are lovely and enthusiastic people and the lobster was terrific. We really enjoyed the experience. You need to take a tuk tuk out...More

Thank Robbie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quality, Value, Excellent. This is my description of this small family run restaurant. Only a few table, only a limited menu, but what they do, they do very well. We had one portion of lobster and one of prawns. My plate of lobster consisted of...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would give it a higher rating if I could. Best meal in Sri Lanka. Service is exceptional and the site outstandingly clean. Despite being in the low season, the seafood was fresh and cooked to perfection. It is worth the small detour from all...More

Thank Live_to_Dive_1977
Reviewed 28 April 2018

By far the best restaurant we tried. Not only was the food fabulous but the view over the lagoon was just spectacular. Lobster and prawns cooked in a delicious Sri Lankan curry (no coconut milk) just a lovely spicy tomato based sauce. Authentic as it...More

Thank MistryMistry
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We really loved our visit here, the garden is like a magical oasis lit by candles and with only 6 tables all positioned away from each other it feels really private. The food is delicious and fresh and the owners are just so lovely, we...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We had a fabulous meal here ,starting with the fried cuttlefish ( less price as a starter) ,lovely prawns Sri Lanka style and a delicious surprise of a dessert included.We sat by the river watching the lightening flash ,which inevitably turned to torrential rain and...More

1  Thank saraharing
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner based off the great reviews and we were not disappointed. The staff were exceptional and so lovely. The food was amazing (we had prawns) and we payed 1500 rupees to go around the river while we were eating - such a...More

Thank hmb24
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I arrived at the restaurant just before sunset and for 1000 rupees, they will take you on a lovely trip on the raft around the river. It's a stunning setting with delicious food and fantastic, friendly service. I'd recommend the fresh lobster with Sri Lankan...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic! We had 3 courses all of which were delicious. Not being a huge fan of shellfish we opted for the fish dish which did not disappoint!

Thank Sarah M
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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, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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 Deduwa lake .from the beach we are 2,5 km . We have the best seefood dish .and seefood .our Manu evry limited option. One day you try .next day you will come Again. We do have pary to cros the lacke.with lunch or dinner . (max. 4 persons.) on on the river, with candles. Our boat man will take you around Dedduwa lake and lagoon. We organize business parties and birthday parties . This not very big resturent . We have 7 table .no big staf. No big croud . My Idiya for relax life and good food. For every one who come to bentota. Fast day you can try my main manu.and next day you can do your reqwest like .expl. you like rice and cury or nice readsnapper.. I am the person to do that as a best a friesh.
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