All Places

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    Rasa Melayu

    With roots finding its way back to Malaysia, we are pretty particular about authenticity claims when it comes to restaurants and home bakers who prepare and promote Malay-inspired food. We’ve tried a few restaurants in Colombo and have had our qualms about presentation, taste and how certain ingredients are substituted Read more [...]

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    Grace & Glory

    If you have grown up watching Sesame Street like we did, then you have to be familiar with just how much Cookies Cookie Monster can chomp down on. We have the same “restraint” when it comes to indulging in cookies of every variety and are on the constant look out Read more [...]

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    Cooque.lk

    When in the food business one needs to be as innovative as possible to attract customers. With food delivery apps and home caterers being abundant, you actually need to think totally out of the box to get some attention. And that is how we discovered Cooque.lk   On one of Read more [...]

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    Mama Louie’s (Colombo 05)

    Hand-tossed, wood-fired pizza seems to be the in-thing in Colombo these days with so many pizzerias popping up in the city and suburbs. We’ve had the privilege of reviewing quite a few during our culinary journey and recently paid a visit to Mama Loui’s who have taken up residence at Read more [...]

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    My Little Peanut

    Peanut Butter has more than a century of history and has been a favourite breakfast accompaniment and snack the world over. Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwiches, Peanut Butter Cookies and goodies are simply mouth-watering and for additional benefit it is healthy for everyone as well.   Peanut Butter although widely Read more [...]

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    Café Noir (Pelawatte)

    Café Noir was one of the first establishments to move away from the Colombo city limits and set themselves up in the bustling, up-market suburb of Pelawatte. Housed in its own three-story building, the café is easily accessible for anyone coming out of Colombo or going in to the city. Read more [...]

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    360 by Coco

    During the recent lockdown most businesses were forced to rethink their operations model and find new ways of keeping afloat. Restaurants and cafes in particular who could not operate their outlets had to either shut down or come up with new ways to reaching their customers. The task was not Read more [...]

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    Margherita’s Pizzeria

      Stratford Avenue in Colombo 05/06 is quite an artsy street with art galleries, designer clothing stores, antique shops and plush cafes. Adding to the allure of the area, Colombo’s latest pizzeria cum coffee shop recently opened doors to the public. Margherita Pizzeria is quite a large restaurant that immediately Read more [...]

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    Coco Veranda (Ward Place)

    It’s certainly an achievement for a restaurant/café to survive for a decade in quite a saturated café culture that is present in Colombo. It’s certainly harder when you are a homegrown brand and not a part of a larger chain. Last year post-Easter and this year with the pandemic has Read more [...]

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    Li’s Culinary Kitchen

    A few weeks back a friend forwarded us a flyer about authentic Chinese dumplings and we got super excited. So excited that we placed an order immediately just to check if it was too good to be true, especially considering the price that was listed on the flyer. We were Read more [...]

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