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The Different corner

Wellawaya Road | Ella Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 765 4350
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (20 reviews)
“curry” (21 reviews)
“poppadom” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Wellawaya Road | Ella Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service were very nice. The restaurant and manu are simple bit offer good options, good prices. Chicken kottu + french fries + salad for 1000rp

Thank Josefina S
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We was waiting one hour for a meal and it really wasnt good... The worst rise and curry i have eaten at Sri Lanka, grilled chicken was funny small and totally overdryed. I cannot recomended this restaurant.

Thank Vítek L
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This place features the best rice and curry we ever had. And we had many rice and currys so far. We ended up eating there three times in three days. Staff is very kind, local food great as mentioned. In the end, they even arranged...More

Thank Gotopik
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Small simple restaurant at the main street in Ella, easy to overlook but worth going - IF you are up for a traditional Rice&Curry. That was really really good, nothing to complain about. But it‘s the same like with most local restaurants: If you choose...More

Thank NicolaTraveling
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Although I feel bad for the owners, I will not lie you. To start, it took about 1 and a half hours, just for the food to come and then when we got the food, we were disgusted by what we got. I had pasta...More

Thank samuelbenjamin789
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

After a long hike to Ellas rock we were hungry. It takes them ages to get drinks. Ages to cook the food. Ages to bring the bill. Go here only if you have at least 1.5 hours (lunch).

Thank Richard727626
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

If you want to chill with the locals Lee is your man. He is the main waiter/chef/bar tender (not owner) of the restaurant. The owner was nice too. The food was authentic and very cheap. You can’t get more hospitable than this place. Lee even...More

Thank tattylisa78
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch and when we arrived there were only 2 other people in the restaurant. They only ordered chicken fried rice, but despite this our food took over an hour to arrive! If they were busy I could understand but with only...More

Thank nicolaj848
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We decided to try here for dinner upon reading the reviews of the curry taster plate. The place is fairly simple and on the Main Street with less than ten tables. The menu has loads of different curries but it’s the taster which has a...More

Thank Polo_and_Marco
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Had Dinner at Different corner and ordered several different curries and lumped chicken rice. All dishes were very tasty and packed with flavour. Best food we've had in Sri Lanka so far!

Thank Alex v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wellawaya Road | Ella Srianka, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 77 765 4350
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