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Sharon Inn

) #10 of 137 Restaurants in Kandy $$ - $$$ Asian, , Vegetarian Friendly
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 222416
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“curries” (23 reviews)
“fruit salad” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to have dinner at Sharon Inn following a lonely planet recommendation, keen to find a peaceful spot as a change from Kandy centre. We were warmly welcomed by the friendly and jovial owner who immediately put us at ease and fitted us in...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on the recommendations of our Lonely Planet guide book. Our guest house rang and reserved a table for us. A very long climb of steps to the roof top restaurant was worth it for the view and ambience. The first course was delivered to...More

Thank Tuck33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying nearby at the OZO so I popped round in the morning to make a reservation as recommended by the other reviews. That worked fine and I was advised that they were starting earlier that evening due to the Perahera. When we arrived...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful 8 beautiful vegetable curries and a chicken curry served up on the rooftop of Sharon Inn. I went back for seconds easily, served with rice, flat bread, papadums, and banana chips. Each veggie curry was distinctive, fresh, and tasty. Loved the aubergine, pumpkin,...More

Thank Lynn99999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a Sri Lankan buffet. Up the top of this guest house on the fifth floor we were treated to the greatest aubergine curry, lentil Dahl, chicken curry and so many sambals and side dishes. The service was great and cold beers definitely...More

Thank Chelle1111
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is up a long side road then 5 flights of stairs. Two men at the ground floor take your booking and your money. Two women upstairs do all the cooking and waitressing and gave us a good welcome A good tastey spread of...More

Thank sitdeus
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Sharon Inn buffet was extremely good with a three courses which were all enjoyable. Table soup, buffet curry selection- veegetarian- and fruit salad for desert. Dinner starts at 7.30pm so no need to be early and the rooftop setting has great views. Price for...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We found Sharon's Inn in our guide book and booked a table for 3 people through our hotel. We had a very warm welcome on arrival. The service was great and we had our drinks right away while waiting for the buffet to start at...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Probably my favourite meal in Sri Lanka. I stayed here for three nights and decided to try this buffet dinner since it was recommended not only my Lonely Planet, but by the guy at the front desk who kindly let me know that I had...More

Thank Lily L
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The best food we had whilst here in Kandy. Delightful view too. I am usually put off by buffet style restaurants but it really didn't matter, everything tastes fresh. The aubergine curry and mango curry were especially good. I was however completely livid when they...More

Thank Rob F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 222416
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