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Serendipity Arts Cafe

) #60 of 113 Restaurants in Galle $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Asian
100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 952 5602
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“egg hoppers” (6 reviews)
“fish curry” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This was quite a funky find for us. Located in the narrow streets of Galle Fort, Sri Lanka this cafe offers a good variety of local foods with a modern twist. The staff, mostly young guys with warm and welcoming smiles made us both feel...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 20 March 2017

What can I say that is positive about this place! Nothing. The list of negatives are easier to relay! 1. The service is slow, even by Sri Lankan standards 2. We ordered 2 bottles of a soft drink which were warm. 3. Both of our...More

Thank DaveM236
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I ordered roast beef sandwich and fries. the fries were fine - the beef was incredibly tough and the bread stale. Sprite was warm - service normal speed for sri lanka (slow) but friendly.

Thank shirley b
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely quirky place in a quieter location than Galle's busier streets like Pedlar and Lighthouse. We had really good sandwiches and and enjoyed looking at the art and murals as well as the various books and leaflets that were on display.

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We normally don't leave reviews but this one is a exception. My boyfriend asked our driver to book a restaurant to surprise me at the Fort and boy, he did not disappoint. When we got there the table was set up with flowers (they stuck...More

Thank Marian O
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at this place with a refreshing breakfast! Yummy pancakes and yummy fruits.... calm and quiet!

Thank udeshka23
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

French toast, fruit platter and sri lankan pancake were really good and tasty! And a very friendly employee gave us tips where to go.

Thank Iina Y
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I stop in Serendipity for a quick lunch ! I ordered a roast beef sandwich, expecting to get nice slices of roast beef in a lukewarm sandwich. After 45 minutes, just for a sandwich, I got toasted bread with few beef chewy chunks with chips...More

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Run by a popular writer Juliet Combe who is very knowledgeable about the Fort and its History. Worth having a chat with her to get a good knowledge about the galle fort

Thank lankagemandjewellery
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Tempted with several positive reviews (and being pretty hungry!) we stopped for a dinner. The first impression wasn't appealing ... deserted with intense feeling of chilliness (temperature was 26-27 degrees Centigrade!). A person without a trace of smile asked us what we wanted and brought...More

1  Thank Nen608707
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 952 5602
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