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Seafood Cove

) #13 of 467 Restaurants in Colombo $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Asian
100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
(011) 271 5221 7
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh seafood” (23 reviews)
“red mullet” (5 reviews)
“lobster” (16 reviews)
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Seafood, Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We atrived to seafood cove for dinner, the staff gave us a table in the front with the view of the ocean. Staff is well trained, service is quick and helpfull. We had tuna, prawns and calamari and everything was cooked perfectly, i just didn't...More

Thank poppylime
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a wonderful setting. Right on the beach in the Mt Lavinia hotel. The service was excellent, the cocktails well priced and food delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank Aisling F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed at the hotel before but not eaten at seafood cove I was determined to eat there this time and I was so glad we did. A lovely evening enhanced by attentive staff and excellent food.

Thank l0ve-t0-travel-m0re
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can chooce what you eat. 1st fish, how much of it, how to prepare it, what side orders and what sauces... so what you can hope, and reasonable prices. Great view to ocean. Can eat inside cove or in Beach. Go and enjoy! At...More

Thank Heikki H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Were taken there by a colleague. Freshly cooked once chosen. Extremely quick service. Very well prepared. Great service, but of course quite dear. The fried sprats for starters was easily the best.

Thank Dashers2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the seafood cove in April to celebrate one of our friends birthday. The service and food was top notch, at the end of the dinner the staff surprised us with a birthday cake which really made our friends day feel...More

Thank Yohan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is always fresh and well prepared. Tried the grilled Paraw fish with hot chillie sauce...excellent place to relax by the beach

Thank ambtj59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we entered the restaurant the hostess greeted us and escorted us to our table which was set on the beach. Being a girl who loves the beach I immediately loved the location and ambience of the restaurant. The food was to be ordered near...More

Thank Asangi S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

we were there to get our lunch and foods were really best .it's best with the view of beautyful ocean and wonderful place to relax .Good value for money and we will never think twice to get another meal from this wonderful place

Thank expertrooms
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Being located on the beach next to the Mount Lavinia Hotel, this is a very popular restaurant for drinks at sundown. The food is fresh and beautifully cooked. You choose your fish and way of being cooked - sit back and wait for amazingly delicious...More

Thank car0leshaw
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I am a vegetarian but would love to experience the atmosphere sitting on beach and watching the sunset. Does the restaurant have any fare for vegetarians?
22 February 2015|
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Response from Sallylb | Reviewed this property |
Hiya yes there are vegetarian options not extensive but I'm sure you will be able to choose something
I would like to bring my 92-year-old grandmother there. She can get up and down a few steps, but not flights of them. How accessible is Seafood Cove? How many steps to come in from the front of the hotel?
1 February 2015|
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Response from Shyana212 | Reviewed this property |
If I remeber right there is a ramp that you can use instead of the steps. My only concern would be that the restaurant could be a long walk for your 92 year old grandma. However I would suggest you speak with the front desk... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
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13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: (011) 271 5221 7
  • E-mail
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