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Dream Cafe

) #12 of 69 Restaurants in Ella $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
Main Street | Ella,Uva Pravince, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 57 2 228950
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (153 reviews)
“tuna steak” (7 reviews)
“wraps” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Ella,Uva Pravince, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is oké. However my food came about 15 minutes before my girlfriend her food came. We waited about 20 minutes for the check to arrive

Thank Kai521
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had seen this place recommended in Lonely Planet. Nice drinks and quick service. Panini was good but the beef in the burger was indescribable, tough, cardboard like etc. Not sure how much beef was used in the pattie but it wasn't good.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food at decent (albeit certainly not cheap!) prices; outdoor veranda and relaxing vibe an extra plus!

Thank Carlos Scott L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first place we visited just after getting off the bus. It started to rain so we dived in here until it stopped. We ordered a simple pot of tea for two people which was small, average and expensive. It was at that...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by Rough Guide although the restaurant was fairly empty (this is not peak season) and the welcome was very friendly so we thought we were on to a good thing. The menu promised us that the curries in Ella were the best in Sri...More

Thank Carvemup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch before leaving Ella and with many choices we were all happy! Food was lovely and so were the staff! Free wifi too!

Thank Em_Add180
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This is the feeling we got as we entered the restaurant. The waiters were all looks good at the street. Took their time taking the order. The food was very good, I have to say. But portions were small. The were reluctant to take credit...More

Thank roshan w
Reviewed 17 May 2017

As the common westerner i am, i chose to try their Pizza. Can definetly be recommended! Good breakfast as well, with pancakes and curd.

Thank NikolajOlesen
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered some food it was not good as some body told. However tea is good. I can't recommend highly. But I can't suggest you to go there .some of staff is do not care of us.More

Thank smgsamasundara131
ajpalitha, Manager at Dream Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you very much for your review and your comments are well taken. We have already addressed your comments with our team and thank you very much for bringing it to our attention. We are happy that you have enjoyed the service & facilities at...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We had the chicken pizza and the short eats. The pizza was surprisingly good. The crust was thin and crispy. We tried the short eats as we keep seeing them advertised. They were ok, a selection of 3 different pastries, 2 were really good and...More

Thank Abigail C
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29 December 2016|
Response from noushymoo | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dream Cafe has alot of space so I'm sure they will put on a good new years party, I loved the food there but I'm not sure what it's like at night but Ella is such a town for travellers I'm sure the whole town will be alot... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$7
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Ella,Uva Pravince, Sri Lanka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 57 2 228950
  • E-mail
Oder your creative and flavorsome dishes of the finest international and local menus. Complete your meal with tempting homemade desserts, fresh fruit drinks and ice creams. You will find the perfect taste and blend of every item. All dishes are prepared as original and authentic by our well experienced and specialized cooks. All friends and families feel welcome at our restaurant, as well as giving them every opportunity to mix and make new friends.
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