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PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$48
CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 8 March 2021

Delicious spread & consistent quality as always. Their mutton briyani & mutton poriyal is another favourite our us. Great service by Viggy, Sun & team!

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 27 January 2021

What an absolute disaster. Ordered for delivery early afternoon for a time slot between 6.30 and 7.30pm via their website. 7.30pm came around and no delivery to be seen. Called the restaurant and they said that its ready for picked up when we have already...paid for delivery. Said will call back. 15 min later, no call back. Called the restaurant, spoke to Nash and he says that he is contacting a Grab driver to send the items. They are blaming it on the UMAI site which was the site this restaurant uses. Not recommended at all and will not recommend to others. They have no inkling of what customer service is all about. Still sitting here writing this review, hungry and angry.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 22 December 2020

We had the negombo XXL crabs for RM170. Actually the size was not really big. The crabs were tasty and fresh. Also ordered the mutton bone marrow which many had recommended to try. The spices on it was nice. The brinjal on the other hand...was not too good. Their masala tea was lovely with fresh apom sprinkled with brown sugar. Must definitely come back next time just for tea time fix of tea and apom.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020

Stumble into this place by chance during one weekend morning. Have always known about the interesting restaurant lineup along the Kemuja street at Bangsar and decided to just try out this restaurant. A beautiful place indeed with very delicious Appam. Crispy on the edge and...Creamy in the centre. Paired with a cup of non sweetened Sri Lankan Milk Tea. A nice place to chill in the morning. They are known for their Sri Lankan crab recipes but decided to give it a try on another day. Will definitely back for the crabs.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 23 October 2020

Ordered in and enjoyed a shared lunch of chicken and mutton biryani! Everything was flavourful and balanced. Will definitely be coming back for more!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 18 October 2020 via mobile

Had lunch here today after reading about it in the Star paper today. No regrets at all. Food quality was very good. The crab dish was excellent. Texture n taste was superb. Will for sure recommended this restaurant to my friends. Will for sure return....Tq. Dato RadhaMore

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 14 August 2020

I would like to express my disappointment with the service of Lankan Crab. It was my first trip and will be the last. My family and I placed an order which included Lampris about 8.25. We had to wait for more than 45 minutes for...the Normal Lampris which my son ordered. I approached few waiters. The answer was - its coming, - there were few orders and mine is in the midst of cooking. One waiter had to ask my order twice to confirm the order. Another said will check and never came back till I had to stop and ask for the status again. I had to cancel the order. The manager was not apologetic and did not show any concern to find out the problem. Regret walking into Lankan Crab. I had to take my son to another restaurant where the food arrived within minutes. Expressing my dissatisfaction.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 11 July 2020 via mobile

We had lunch here and ordered the mutton varuval, plain briyani, brinjal moju, seeni sambal, two hot tea and two paal appam with brown sugar. We enjoyed our meal - full of flavor and portions were just right. The paal appam was a highlight with...wafer this crispy sides and a moist and creamy center. Would have preferred more options of vegetables but probably this is not the full menu considering we’re still under RMCO. Also liked the airy casual ambience near the porch. Excellent service - they were efficient and courteous. Prices are mid range - but I felt it was worth it. Will definitely come again.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Scenic16673406572, Owner at The Lankan Crabs, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2020

Thank you for dining with us, we are extremely glad that you enjoyed our food and hospitality. Other than these Sri Lankan dishes, the signature of our restaurant is our crabs prepared in authentic Sri Lankan crab recipes. Be sure to order some when you...More

Reviewed 29 June 2020

Restaurant is easy to find as it is right on the road. Many parking around so no problem if you drive. Food is amazing and you can choose from the menu or the buffet, but you can also have both. Everything is a must try...and if you are open to spicy food this is definitely your place.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Scenic16673406572, Owner at The Lankan Crabs, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thank you for the review Beatrice! We are extremely grateful for your patronage and positive feedback. We offer a variety of authentic Sri Lankan dishes so be sure to come back!

Reviewed 25 June 2020 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. Amazing food. Reasonable prices. Great service. Very responsive to WhatsApp messages. Mutton bone marrow definitely worth ordering! Brinjal moru also outstanding

Date of visit: June 2020
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Scenic16673406572, Owner at The Lankan Crabs, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thank you for your patronage and positive feedback. We hope to serve you again soon!

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