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Serendib Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
Porutota Road | Ethukala, Negombo 00094, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 279129
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (47 reviews)
“prawns” (17 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Porutota Road | Ethukala, Negombo 00094, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here because it was in our neighborhood and it showed a good tripadvisor rating. We didn't like it, however, the curries were far too spicy, although we had indicated that we didn't want it spicy. A bit spicy would have been fine, but...More

Thank eelco2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, only the view to the beach was good. The sandwich was really bad due to mold on the outside. No recommendations for lunch, sorry.

Thank Schna P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dinner. I ordered crab curry but too hot for me the waiter recommended a prawn dish. Delicious came with rice vegetable dish bread & a chutney, waiter was attentive funny & helpful. An enjoyable evening.

Thank janet c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found Good liveliness in the restaurant, live music some times, Good Food, Food items being served up to kitchen closing, while they serving from bar menu upto late night, Negombo road is also very safe, late night lots of local auto (tuktuk) u can get....More

Thank ViralKParikh
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We’d been here a few late evenings, a few gins watching the world with a G&T. I’d seen food pass by and it all looked. After a few poor meals I thought we should give it a go. I have to say all our meals...More

Thank Robness
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Seafood is awesome ..nice friendly staff..beach view is fantastic when the sun goes down ..music is really good ..u can enjoy for ur own music ..u can have more than 100 of cocktails.Best Place in the town ..specially for friday and saturday they have disco...More

Thank Rukmal A
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

For an enjoyable evening with a sea breeze Serendib Restaurant is the place to be The staff were friendly and obliging Really enjoyed the Chicken Corn Soup and Spicy Devilled Fish

Thank Ken2720
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Great location, service and ambience. Word of warning though if you order the tempura prawns with Sri Lankan bread... they weren’t what I was expecting. These were more like devilled prawns with no batter in sight. They were very delicious but Lordy they were spicy!...More

Thank jonnyfarg
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great place to watch the sunset and enjoy a few drinks. This was one of the few places in Negombo that had some local food on the menu instead of pizza, pasta etc. Don't understand why you come to Sri Lanka to eat Italian or...More

Thank Brad L
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

It’s offers the basic facilities that most beach restaurants in Negombo offer. If you are looking for a posh experience, this is not the place for you. But if you are OK with the usual small beach resort offering, you should visit. The food is...More

Thank Geedes
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5 April 2015|
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Response from Angela T | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your message. Our restaurant is open to everyone and we welcome all nationalities. I believe at the time you wanted to enter, the restaurant was closed according to the local law. I am sorry you were... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porutota Road | Ethukala, Negombo 00094, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 31 2 279129
  • E-mail
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