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Thaproban Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
Yaddehimulla Road | Welle Dewalaya Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 91 4 381722
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (44 reviews)
“prawns” (28 reviews)
“tuna” (16 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Yaddehimulla Road | Welle Dewalaya Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

We ate dinner several times at Thaproban Restaurant during our stay in Unawatuna. It is located directly on the beach. Between my wife and I we had an opportunity to sample their fresh offerings of Calamari, King Prawns and Whole Fish, but it was the...More

Thank bigmac1us
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for giving us such high marks.we are constantly hard at work to deliver the best possible products and experiences, Our goal after all; is to provide customers with superior services that exceed their expectations. We believe the only way for us to deliver...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday night. Beautiful atmosphere, food was really average. Myself and a friend shared the seafood platter for 30000RPS. We were initially offered one each, but decided we would share it and order more if required. Thank goodness we did, it came with...More

Thank Ranga_ginger
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It seems we have failed to serve you the way you deserve. That is unacceptable.We can only address problems if we are aware of how our interactions are affecting the customer experience.What you experienced is not acceptable and we are working to correct it ASAP....More

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the beach house and ate my breakfast and dinner at the hotels restaurant on the first day I arrived. Breakfast was fine but the dinner ! I ordered Sri Lankan prawn curry and was delightfully surprised when it was served along with...More

Thank Lazyboho
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are extremely grateful for your review .From the start we have made it our goal to hire individuals who are passionate about service and willing to go the extra mile.We train and coach around a culture of empowerment, kindness and quality, and want everyone...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This hotel is right in the beach, the restaurant serves good Continental cuisine and they serve local cuisine too. Cons: We tried the fried chicken breast along with fries and pasta. The fried chicken was avg, pasta could have been better too. Pro's: The Location...More

Thank Manoj K
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

reviews like yours ranks among our favorite things!We could not ask for a better compliment. Knowing that your selection was exactly what you needed reminds us of the importance of considering our customer's preferences first in everything that we do. We love what we do,...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We went several times during our stay, as it just was the best food and service, with a rational price and a nice location. We did not find something better in the bay..More

Thank Andreas D
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Getting reviews like yours ranks among our favorite things!We could not ask for a better compliment, Knowing that your selection was exactly what you needed reminds us of the importance of considering our customer's preferences first in everything that we do.It is good to hear...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We dine two nights in this restaurant on the beach and we really enjoyed our dinner. We met the owner which lived in Italy and attended a chef course there. The food is very good prepared, the service is quick and professional, fish was deliciuos...More

Thank Valentina T
Thaproban, Guest Relations Manager at Thaproban Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful Surprise! Your words of encouragement, make us feel proud of what we do.Businesses are mainly about people connecting to people and knowing that our team is on the ball makes us proud.It is great to know that we were able to provide...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We came here twice as the quality of the fish is amazing ! They serve a pepper tuna which is fresh and delicious! I also ordered calamari and shrimp and they also were super good. However, if you don't like fish you're not in luck....More

Thank lborghese
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Great food and great atmosphere! Eat the seafood medley !!! Really enjoyed the tuna steak in the medley- perfectly cooked. Best seafood we had in a long time

Thank Eline' E
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest restaurants on the beach in Unawatuna. Food was really good, friendly service and nice atmosphere. Highly recommended

Thank Luc S
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and i came to this restaurant with high hopes, due to it's good reviews and the lovely setting. We were shown to our table, and told to wait, so thats what we did for a full 20 minutes, without any sign of our...More

Thank Nahrt
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Kier13
12 March 2017|
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Response from mary5711 | Reviewed this property |
I was there at Poya recently and they served beer as do the other restaurants on that stretch of beer. Be discreet about it and you'll be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yaddehimulla Road | Welle Dewalaya Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 91 4 381722
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