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Happy Banana

) #76 of 87 Restaurants in Unawatuna $$ - $$$ , Seafood, Asian
Wella Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“friday night” (7 reviews)
“great beach” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Wella Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My favourite place in Unawatuna. Great atmosphere, really good service, food is really nice and fresh, lovely cocktails, good prices and amazing beach parties on Fridays. We were staying here for the second time in the last 2 years and every time rooms were clean...More

Thank Angelina G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Happy Banana for a discotheque session and indeed, I left the place feeling very happy. It is a fun place, lots of dancing, lots of fun and lots of alcohol too. The seafood looks tantalising but I did not eat them as...More

Thank Concierge3725
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After traveling with locals the tourists prices can wow but this place seems to offer good value for money. Service was friendly and attentive. We used the change room for a swim as well. Next time try the crab!

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is perfect with candle lit tables right on the beach. However the food was disappointing. The menu has lots of options from Western style food to Sri Lankan. And the Sri Lankan food that we ordered was super bland. I should have known...More

Thank MenStyleFashion
Reviewed 10 June 2017

You will notice the difference in service and the people in Unawattuna compared to other places in Sri Lanka. Here they are used to tourists and dont exactly make an effort or even pretend to be happy you are here. This restaurant was a standard...More

Thank ManchesterTonytiger
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The place is best suited for evening or late night, although it closes at 11 PM but its a nice feeling to drink and eat with open sky and hearing the sound of waves

Thank Mohit G
Reviewed 21 May 2017

visited in May 2017 for lunch , food was over priced and very small portion and quantity , one of the worst places to go to eat ,

Thank solotravel2017
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner and I ordered the garlic prawns with rice and my husband ordered devilled prawns with rice. The rice had obviously been sitting for a while. (I know my rice). We mentioned this to the waiter and he shrugged it off...More

Thank Sony N
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Ate here a couple of times when staying at Unawatuna beach. Very nice and friendly staff. Good food, but not the most delicious.

Thank anncederwall
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It was fine, nothing special. The portions were bit small. I think my chicken had to have been the smallest one on the island for the amount of meat on the bones.

Thank Dan N
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Shamali d | Reviewed this property |
Best to call them direct. They might open but will not serve liquor as 8th is a Buddhist holiday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wella Dewala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
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