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Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 274710
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (31 reviews)
“rosti” (4 reviews)
“king prawns” (6 reviews)
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European, Swiss, International, Sri Lankan
$$ - $$$
Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had dinner at the Bijou restaurant in Negombo, and now wondered why I have never eaten at this restaurant before today. It serves excellent food at reasonable prices. I was cautious about eating meat in Sr Lanka, as I have been disappointed before,...More

1  Thank cygnetboy69
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Bijou (Dolly's) has just reopened after being closed for a month and my wife and I went back there again for another dinner of King prawns with garlic butter. We have been there perhaps ten times during the last two years and each meal...More

1  Thank Maioha
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It is hard to give up a sea view in Negombo but it is worth crossing the road to this restaurant which is run by Swiss Dolly and you can be confident that everything is to Swiss standards of excellence. More expensive than other nearby...More

1  Thank Phil C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

With two German friends, my wife and I enjoyed another excellent dinner at 'Dolly's'. We chose King prawns again, while our friends chose a mixed grill and a pork chop. What made the evening an excellent evening rather than just a very good evening was...More

1  Thank Maioha
Reviewed 4 February 2017

my husband and i ate here during our breif visit to negombo - food was average, decent portion sizes but service was very slow.

1  Thank Charlee B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A truly delightful, unpretentious restaurant that is still standing after 26 years of trading in Negombo. This in itself, is testament to consistency in delivery of food and service standards. Disregard any silly comments from past diners referring to limited vegan options, come here for...More

1  Thank Non-blogger
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

While staying at the Dickman resort, we were able to order home delivery from Bijou on recommendation from the staff. My wife said the filler was one of the best she's ever had. Perfectly tender, melt in the mouth and lovely Bernaise sauce. I am...More

2  Thank Max P
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

You can eat different salads in this place if you wish to break up with local cusine for a while. Suisse plates are available too. If you wish to make a difference.

1  Thank archetipo69
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great please to have some German food in the area The staff gave us a good service Food was excellent and really warm and fresh Great please to enjoy the dinner with the family

Thank Sajith W
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The place where u will get the same taste daily even after trying over & over. Specially the fillets r superb. Happy!!!

1  Thank Rakibul A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Swiss, International, Sri Lankan
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 31 2 274710
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