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Sun and Sand Restaurant

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164 Galle Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 914 4742
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in here a couple of times for a cold beer and seafood on the way back to our hotel from the beach and it was great. The prawn curry was delicious and full fish left us rolling around on the floor we were so full. The guys play some good tunes, prices are reasonable, not as pushy as... More 

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Thank Jim P
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

There was only us and another couple in here, the food was fantastic - I had seer fish - there were definitely a few really memorable dinners in Bentota - this was one of them!!

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Thank beckyshaddock
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Lovely little venue on nice spot opposite beach Very good curry and yum dal Good music too Venue was quiet as low season but another couple dining the same time as us so that was good

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Thank Lynn1966
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

The location and sea view i.e. charming charming.. charming Also I enjoyed watching the train passes few meter from the restaurant every few minutes . The food is very good

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Thank Ali V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

If you are at bentota go there and have some dinner. The young owner is so nice. The restaurant is on the first floor. You can here the ocean while eating. The food and the wine are very good. Try the eggplants as appetizer

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Thank Aga H
Harvard, Ma.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

Excellent Giant Prawns with Garlic. Great service, Friendly Staff. wonderful beach restaurant right next to the railway.

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Thank Cheri F
Dubai
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

We popped in here for a cold drink after a really hot couple of hours on the beach. Didn't strike me as somewhere I necessarily wanted to eat (although other people were) but the view is great, and as it's an elevated bar the breeze was fabulous. The staff play Sri Lankan drums in the evening.

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Thank ShellyMcD
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2014

I went here on my own last night and I was the only person there. It's down a small road and is rather dark, so I felt uneasy being there alone. The menu is limited and the prices pretty good.

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Thank Kathy H
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is lovely-you can eat overlooking the ocean and away from the hubbub of Unawatuna's main sprawl. The pizzas are really delicious-and of course no one comes to Sri Lanka to eat pizza, but as a change it really does the job. The traditional food is also great quality and the restaurant has a peaceful, romantic atmosphere. Service was... More 

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Thank RdeSilva
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2014

The restaurant is set by the railway track and and the staff are friendly. Would recommend for a cheap and cheerful meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Galle Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 77 914 4742

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?