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South Ceylon Vegetarian Restaurant

Beach Access Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dosa” (23 reviews)
“onion baji” (2 reviews)
“gado gado” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Beach Access Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We stayed at South Ceylon Guest House for 2 days and had a wonderful time. Everyday we had amazing meals cooked by Ransi. Her 2 twin buys are just the cutest. What she cooks for you is also what she makes for her family so...More

Thank Kara T
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My husband and I ate at South Ceylon Vegetarian Restaurant a handful of times while staying in Unawatuna. The vegetarian rice and curry and gado gado they offered were quite tasty, and we ordered them every time we went. The owners, Phillip and his wife,...More

Thank webbcortney
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Vegetable curry is one of the best we've had in Sri-Lanka. Get the onion baji as a starter while waiting it is so good! Good price as well 500 rupees for veg curry and rice

Thank ryanearl92
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This place is clearly a family friendly place which encourages children. There are so many toys and things to keep the little people happy whilst the grown ups sit down to a delicious vegetarian meal. The English owner is a very plesant, gentle, calm, mild...More

Thank JohnPerkins
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

So glad to find this restaurant has reopened again after almost 3 years. Now in a much more modern building but still serving great food by the same couple who used to run it. The dosa's were amazing.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We just passed by and saw this newly refurbished place run by an english- sri lancan couple. The place offers simple, new and very clean rooms for a bargain price (that's why we took it as a walk-in guests). Its restaurant offers nice and their...More

Thank EmirM
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I have eaten here for a number of years and it is consistently good. The food is essentially Indian and is authentically so. The service is slower than might be expected but the meals are cooked from basic ingredients. They don't sell beer or any...More

Thank DaveStirling
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I'd eaten here several times on a previous visit and had enjoyed the experience despite recalling the incredibly slow service. When I found the place last night it looked like an abandoned building site. I made a few enquiries and discovered that is exactly what...More

2  Thank Dannyxb
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I arrived early in the evening here to have dinner and was given a nice welcome. Only one other table was occupied yet it took 20 minutes before being served for drinks. The drinks took an age to arrive and when they did I ordered...More

Thank Picasso1
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Lovely place with really tasty food. Everything came out fresh and really enjoyed the bits recommended by the owner. Ended up having dinner here quite a few nights. Would recommend

Thank Nina N
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Access Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
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