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Restaurant at Mermaid Hotel

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Mahawaskaduwa | Mermaid Hotel, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 237613
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

A terrific range of dishes covering western and eastern cuisine. And everything is so tasty Make sure to leave room for dessert

2 Thank cranburysquash
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

A beautiful hotel with a wonderful garden and beautifully structured. Its majorly a tourist spot and a decent hotel to stay. Room service to cleanliness to ambience, everything is well addressed.

Thank Sherlyn_Diaz
Durham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This was a meal to celebrate our golden wedding anniversary.It was a fabulous ,great service & presentation.A BIG THANKS to the management & staff for a life long memory

1 Thank 111ken
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We loved the food. You get quite a good choice of food there. There is always 5 mains to choose from and the deserts are to die for. The waiters can't do enough for you especially Cheeky chappie! You must ask for him...he's is so so funny with his Cockney slang. My 9 year old son who is the most... More 

Thank Carrie T
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

Great for those who like fresh salads, curries and lovely sweet courses, there is also an a la carte option.

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

The menu is varied every day and every meal. Breakfast includes Kola Kanda almost every day. This is an audverdic preparation of red rice, garlic and a different daily selection of local herbs cooked with liquid made from pounded Kola leaves. The colour is green and the taste is soon acquired. It is reputed to be good for all kind... More 

1 Thank traveladviser43
Bristol, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Firstly the waiting and kitchen staff are very attentive, mindful of your needs and will do everything within their power to make your eating experience enjoyable. The food is plentiful, varied and balanced. From previous reviews there are moans about the food. (Be aware that it is a tropical climate and food must be prepared fully and well cooked for... More 

1 Thank Redboysdad
Bolzano, Italy
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

The restaurant at Mermaid Hotel is very nice. Since we had an AI package, we ate 3 times a day in it. There is a starter section consisting in many kinds of vegetables and salad bar, an international cuisine one (steamed rice and red rice, fish, chicken, beef or pork, pasta in different ways, from Italian style to Chinese and... More 

1 Thank maria gloria z
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

we stayed two nights at the hotel, food at the hotel was Excellent, lots of selection and all presented really well.. Staff at the restaurant and bar are very friendly and helpful..lovely holiday..

1 Thank Roma Y
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Yes! Simply heavenly without exaggeration! The spread is a well thought out meal and not just random, which I thought was great. The selection of dishes was amazing and even the vast variety of food was all in harmony with each other. Coming back for more soon!

1 Thank Salome D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner
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Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Mahawaskaduwa | Mermaid Hotel, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Kalutara
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 237613

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?