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Balaji Dosai

No. 09 Peradeniya Road | Opposite to Temple of Tooth, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 208080
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“masala dosa” (106 reviews)
“cheese dish” (21 reviews)
“potatoes” (17 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
6:00 am - 12:00 am Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
No. 09 Peradeniya Road | Opposite to Temple of Tooth, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 811 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wife’s a veggie, I am not! That being said.. this was one of the best meals I’ve had! Order at the counter then they give you a number and you find a seat, then they bring it over as it’s ready. There was a reason...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chrisbL580QD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

That’s how good it is! We originally had a look at the food halls thinking they would have something... surely. Anyway, landed here and, my word, it was awesome. Grabbed some masala dosa (seems almost everyone does) and did not regret it. Went back for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dione276
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner one night . The place is packed. Food was good generally. The masala tea was fantastic.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mali66
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant should be on top of your list while in Kandy. Besides various types of dosa you can enjoy vegetarian meals, chapati and puri also which are of best quality. Expect to wait for the seat since it is frequent by locals and foreigners...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Niranjan D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been in Kandy only 2 & 1/2 days and already visited this place 4 times. My teenage kids can't get enough and it's proving difficult to get them to go anywhere else. Very tasty and extremely good value for money. The general family...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HamishB474
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner after walking around town. Busy with lots of locals, and some ordering takeaways- always a good sign! Service was prompt and friendly. Portions were generous - we had leftovers to take home! Paper dosai is recommended. Free table water but we also...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ayllim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on several occasions and everything we ate was fantastic, even right down to the sweets and masala chai to domains with. Always seemed a very popular choice with locals. It’s incredible how they produce such high standard of food in such a busy,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JakkiBJakkiB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Balaji Dosai for 2 out of 3 days during our stay in Kandy. Food is good...service is ok..u will not miss South Indian flavour in Kandy. A little spicy but that makes it much authentic... They open at 8am and close at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anish2902
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In Kandy, we located this place to have lunch. We had Indian meals with roti, rice, pickles, kheer, five or six vegetable items with dal. It was crowded, but the service was prompt. Food was good and staff were polite and helpful.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank UNR1806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First experience with dosa, and one that makes you want to come back for more !! We had the cheese & onion dosa and the paper (extra crispy) dosa, along with 2 types of fritters (for € 0,25 each), and as an extra we decided...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 264martijnr
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Thank you for your opinion but our review speaks for themselves. So, your opinion don't matter. Have a beautiful day sunshine.
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24 April 2018|
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Thank you for your opinion but our review speaks for themselves. So, your opinion don't matter. Have a beautiful day sunshine.
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Not sure sorry! We had lunch there so just ordered water
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 09 Peradeniya Road | Opposite to Temple of Tooth, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 208080
  • E-mail
Description
Balaji Dosai is a unique, concept restaurant in the heart of Kandy, a beautiful heritage in the city of the Central region of Sri Lanka. Balaji Dosai is a Indian vegetarian restaurant. The restaurant is modern and trendy and serves up a single cuisine menu including some of the best dosa's in town as the name speaks for itself. What's more than a dish cooked right in front of you.
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