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US$10 - US$100
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Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Sri Lankan
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Vegetarian Friendly
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We happened to visit the mangrove cave restaurant as we did a river safari by them. The servers are rude and not at all polite, we were first not alowed to enter their AC part of the restaurant to order but had to order standing...under the sun. Next after completing the river safari when we finally entered the restaurant although we have orderd our food prior to starting the safari ( 90 mins) but still had to wait for good 30 mins. Once the food came the cutleries took another 5-7 mins to arrive while we kept staring at the food. The manager of the place was using his hands all he while to merrily eat his lunch by the next table ( the restaurant had only us as the guests at lunch). The chefs ( as it was an open kitchen) appeared pretty naive and seemed to be confused even to cook a simple white sauce spaghettis pasta. Finally, when we tasted the food it wsa Horrible!! Overall avoid this place in all possibilities.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 26 September 2020

We stopped by today for lunch, food and drinks were excellent and the service super, Anandr was so friendly and helpful that we will definitely come back. Thanks guys!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020

We had a nice time there. Excellent food and fantastic service. Thanks a lot Ananda and his colleague. Highly appreciate!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 August 2020

it was a wonderful boat trip and a wonderful service. must try! highly recommended!! and nice and pleasant staff.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 February 2020

Good and very fresh food excellent service I like the tour the cinnamon visit For sure I will do it again

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 28 January 2020

Worst Staff!! I’ll never ever recommend this to any foreigner travelling to bentota. Never visit this place!!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 23 December 2019

The restaurant is next to mangrove trees & good atmosphere. The food is good. The service is good. The whole family enjoys the food & atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 24 November 2019

This restaurant is located right opposite the boat ride for the Mangrove. After a 2 hour boat ride, we were looking for a comfortable place to have meal. The restaurant is AC, provided us with a delicious, hot Indian Non Veg buffet at a reasonable...rate at a short notice. With a good seating and helpful staff, the restaurant is a good place to have a meal comfortablyMore

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 30 September 2019 via mobile

Nice place to visit, the food was delicious I loved my lunch @ enjoyed it very much. All the staff r gud. Thanks a lot to Mr.Ananda because the way he treats me . I can't forgot my sweet memories. Hope to see u all...again in December 2019More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 28 September 2019

We had very nice food and very fast service. Clean and tidy place. Loved it. Best fried rice had in a while.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Mangrove Cave Seafood Restaurant

Yes, Mangrove Cave Seafood Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Mangrove Cave Seafood Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 3
  • Atmosphere: 3.5