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The Mansion Cafe

) #54 of 113 Restaurants in Galle $$ - $$$ , Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
34 Leyn Baan Street | Dutch Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 4 943456
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
9 May 2017
“quite good,,”
3 Feb 2017
“good for take the break & taste coffee”
Open Now
08:30 - 21:00All hours
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
34 Leyn Baan Street | Dutch Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Came across this reataurant while wandering in the galle fort. Food was delicious. Friendly staff. Cheap. Fully satisfied with their service. Recommend this to anyone who is visiting galle fort

Thank yasiru m
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I went the cafe last week for breakfast.Quick Service.Good Staff.Tasty Foods and Drink.Very calm place.HigFort.Best of Luck.

Thank mohamed f
Reviewed 10 May 2017

we visited historical mansion museum and feel tasty moved front of that place we found this cafe. ordered juice was little late but tasty. nice place with terrace. staff ok.

Thank Rif A
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We stopped by at this place after spending the morning walking around the fort, so we ordered some cold drinks to quench the thirst. We sat down right in front of the window thinking we would be served straight away....strangely we were ignored for about...More

Thank GaryOmniverse
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Sat there for 15-20 mins to no one checking up on us. We were not handed any menus. Until we spoke to the manager as to why we were getting ignored when the other table were being attended to every few mins. He asked us...More

1  Thank Yousufabusaly
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Only serves forefingers, we were sober (poya day), well behaved and extremely nice. Owner 'We don't have to serve you, go somewhere else' after inquiring as to why we weren't being served after 20 mins.

4  Thank Mayun K
Reviewed 4 February 2017

price ok, free wifi, quiet & building also elegance. good for escape from noisy street and take the break + taste coffee in galle.

Thank iamface
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Nice quiet location to start the day and the coffee is good. Not for the early risers though, as Slowly opens from 8am though the omlettes and smoothies are worth hanging around for

Thank Les F
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We be there after 16 days roundtrip in Sri Lanka. After that was Galle old town very refreshing like Cafe Mansion. It is located very well, everyone can find it. Near is free museum. We got there excellent breakfast and very good expresso. Service was...More

Thank Firehand
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

It's a lovely building with great decor on a quiet street in the fort. They make good fresh juices and the pizza we had was ok. I'd say go if you want a bit of peace and aren't fussed about trying local cuisine. Very Western...More

1  Thank Beth H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Leyn Baan Street | Dutch Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 91 4 943456
The restaurant is situated in a Historical Mansion, it is a part of the Historical Museum in Galle Fort, Sri Lanka, Functioning as a dine in restaurant, with Sri Lankan cuisine. Apart from it we have our own special menus to accommodate the international food lovers with homemade Ice Cream & Desserts.
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