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286 Lewis Pl | Ethukala, Negombo, Sri Lanka
+94 77 454 4620
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09:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

we love the food in this resturent. service is swift, polite and efficient. great setting on the beachfront, lovely atmisphere and very welcoming hosts, thoroughly recommend it.

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Thank Nur A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ammahula is conveniently located opposite the Camelot Beach Hotel. The manager of Ammahula has a amusing click with the Netherlands. The quality of food exceeded my expectations. Sometimes typical Dutch dishes are being served. Such as Kroketten, bitterballen and tosties. A place to return to.

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Thank nassetter
Oslo, Norway
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33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the vegetarian curry and it was really tasty! Also, unlike many places in Sri Lanka, the ambience is great and the staff are friendly! There's also a library and the owner lets you borrow books! We loved this feature as it's hard to find books here in Negombo!

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Thank Siri V
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Owner greeted me and had a nice chat while waiting for my curry. Chicken curry, pineapple curry both lovely. Huge portions including the rice, coconut sambal, pineapple and chicken curry. Including my two soft drinks, this was my cheapest meal in Negombo too. Would return.

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Thank thebeerlover
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place , Nice staff , great food and juice , Good food & great Service , best restaurant in Negombo

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Thank peterkassis
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place, you may choose book👆🏼 to read and take it away with you) tasty food, pretty women waitress ) mango juice is better😍

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Thank Вера Г
Bedfordshire
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I was pleased to find as a vegetarian I could get a traditional Sri Lankan vegetable curry and was asked how spicy I would like it. I went for spicy and it was fantastic. The staff are very friendly and helpful. It was so good I went back again with a friend. The price was also very good.

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Thank Jane C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This was my first meal in sri lanka and i was blown away with the flavours and friendliness of the owner and what appeared to be her family. Really good pricing for the size of the meal recieved and brought to you with a smile. Really good family style restaurant that would be very easy to walk straight past but... More 

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Thank Colin M
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great guy. Food was good. The scene is very nice. The owners is a funny man who will do his best to make your stay great. Would recommend this place.

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Thank Ekmaf
Oosterhout, The Netherlands
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19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

On arrival in Sri Lanka we had a nice lunch at Ammehula. Prices are reasonable and food is certainly not bad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 12
Cuisine
Chinese, Seafood, Middle Eastern, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 Lewis Pl | Ethukala, Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 77 454 4620
Description
Arabic, Sri Lankan and Western foods

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