There are some amazing restaurants in Sri Lanka, and in this blog post we showcase our opinion of the top 5, 5-star eateries.

In 2019 Sri Lanka was named in the top tourist destination the Asian region. The recognition is backed by a robust tourism strategic plan 2017-2020. The influx of tourists can also be attributed to marketing especially u online and on social media platforms.

The back bone of this great success in Sri Lanka tourism is the hotels and restaurants. There are 2,312 registered accommodation establishments of which 45 are classified as tourist hotels of these 23 are five-star hotels.

Here is an enviable line-up of the most luxurious 5-star hotels with restaurants in Sri Lanka for a supremely indulgent wining and dining experience

  1. The Verandah

The Verandah restaurant is domiciled in the iconic 5 star Galle Face Hotel located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The historic Galle Face Hotel’s Verandah is a full-fledged restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets with one of the most gorgeous views of the Indian ocean the Colombo city. The menu is a fusion of Indian, and Sri Lankan cuisine.

  1. California Grill

California Grill restaurant is located on the rooftop of the Galadari hotel a five-star hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The restaurant overlooks the great Sri Lanka landscapes like expanse Galle face green, Kingsbury, Port city and harbour.

The cuisine consists of the best grilled steaks in Colombo and a variety of grilled sea foods.

  1. Yumi Restaurant

Taj Samudra is a 5-star hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Yumi is Taj Samudra’s resident Japanese restaurant. The restaurant offers Japanese cuisines and delicacies. The menu includes sumptuous sushi, sashimi, teriyaki chicken and Teppanyaki.

The ambience of the restaurant is relaxing and their services are top notch.
  1. Harbour Court Restaurant 

Harbour court is one of two restaurants located at the majestic Kingsbury Colombo a 5-star hotel in the heart of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Easily accessible because of its prime location between the famous Galle Face Green and the World Trade Center in Colombo.

The restaurant offers dinner buffets all weekday long and amazing Sunday brunch, meals are freshly prepared in full view of patrons at special build mini kitchen station.

  1. Restaurant 57

Restaurant 57 is located on the ground floor of Jetwing Colombo Seven a 5-star hotel located in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Restaurant 57 is named after their address in the classy environs of Cinnamon Gardens. The Cuisine is merged with international delicacies and local Sri Lankan dishes. The hotel also serves tantalising cocktails and other alcoholic drinks at its roof top bar known as Ward 7.

If Sri Lanka is all about living life king-size, these 5-star restaurants in Sri Lanka best encapsulate that sentiment and deliver it to you in the most lavish ways possible. 

It’s hard to resist the charms of this award-winning Sri Lanka restaurants, with its rustic-chic style and eco-friendly ethos, its serene atmosphere and impeccable service. Sri-Lanka is lush with merged with ultra-modern buildings and tropical vegetation, fringed with coral sands and lapped by the ever blue scenic Indian ocean.