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41A, Kurana, Katunayake, Katunayake, Negombo 11420, Sri Lanka
+94 77 263 5161
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41A, Kurana, Katunayake, Katunayake, Negombo 11420, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably good for dinner too but you must book as it's small. Quick service and nice seafood at a very reasonable price

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

We came to Sri Lanka for 2 weeks, and the last day of the holiday we stayed in Katunayake. In a hotel the staff told us to come to this restaurant. It was an excellent choice :) They were just starting the barbecue, and they...More

1  Thank alex0225
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch enroute to Kandy. I was the only customer at 2pm. The waiter was attentive. I ordered their large signature dish, the seafood combo. It was expensive by Sri Lanka prices. However, it had a variety of seafood and it was satisfying. A...More

Thank Hemant M
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

First to the positive things: You have a very nice few to the Negombo Lagoon. That's it! I ordered the rice dish with seafood but seafood was not really fresh. It was the worst dish so far what I had on Sri Lanka. Never again!

Thank Juergen P
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place next to the lake. Nice food. Good staff. Loved the starter menue. Try the garlic cuttle fish. Dinner time would be ideal on the side of the lake.

Thank dilshan_annaraj
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Went there for lunch sometime back and place looked okay for me. Especially the view towards the sea adds extra color to the place. Food was good and clean. Cannot complain about the service either ...

Thank TharinduKande
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Great service! A great waiter that knows his job. Great food! We took the big seafood platter: a lot of crabs, prawns, some jumbo prawns, fish, cuttlefish, with rice, French fries and a little salad. Sauces were on a side and not put on top...More

1  Thank Ambradinuzzo
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Staying in a hotel close to the airport and needed something for dinner. Was recommended by lady on reception to try here and well it was amazing! Food was brilliant, waiter was welcoming and view was fabulous!

1  Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a bit off the beaten track but worth a visit. Like most places I found in Sri Lanka they have a menu but don't have everything available. They didn't have my first choice of the Jumbo pawns and I settled for the...More

Thank Akirakev
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It was a pleasure to had dinner in this great place and i recommend seafood platter..That was delicious and enjoyed the most.

1  Thank suwanna v
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23 November 2017|
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They do not serve alcohol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41A, Kurana, Katunayake, Katunayake, Negombo 11420, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo  >  Katunayake
  • Phone Number: +94 77 263 5161
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With Seating For Some 55 Pax, Mermaid Family restaurant , Is the Newest Seafood Restaurant In katunayake.With A view Of the lagoon,Mermaid restaurant is a specialist in all type of seafood. including delicious and authentic sea and lagoon Crabs. At mermaid restaurant everybody can enjoy the finest Seafood, freshly prepared by the talented Chefs. For the enjoyment Breakfast/ Lunch / Dinner.
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