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Balaji Dosai

No. 09 Peradeniya Road | 09, D.S. Senanayake Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 242424
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dosai” (92 reviews)
“onion dosa” (16 reviews)
“cheese dish” (18 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
No. 09 Peradeniya Road | 09, D.S. Senanayake Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Simple menu, all vegetarian and almost all vegan. The restaurant was filled with locals, always a good sign! Simple decor, but amazing food

Thank Pien V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is okay. Not alot of choices but the food matches with the restaurant. Its a typical local placr were alot if locals Come to eat. If you dont like a dirty restaurant or a hygenic person i woudny recommend it. Staff who...More

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with my friends , and it was such a great, fresh and simple meal! also it's a nice and cozy place to eat Good service, accessible prices

Thank Lahiru R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a real local spot and fellow tourists were few and far between. We were welcomed in though and the staff, recognising that we didn't know what we were doing, helped us order. We ordered 2 different types of dosa. Both were freshly made...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stop deliberating. This is the best food you will eat in Kandy. Go there as many times as you can. Only order tea if you like sugar.

Thank Goose M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Completely delicious and flavourful lunch. The mushroom masala dosai was particularly tasty. Worth the small walk into town

Thank Gabi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always love Indian food and Balaj Dosai is one of the best places to have Indian meals. Quality & tasty food.

Thank KandyKap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice vegetarian food. We both got food and drinks for 800. Quick serving. Nothing to complain about at all!

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried a different dosa's, rice and chapati set and masala chai and everything were very delicious 🙂 clean, open kitchen and very friendly staff.

Thank Anastasia O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dosa and other items were good enough to satisfy anybody longing to eat Indian Food. The food was not authentically Indian but better than other eateries serving Indian food.

Thank chanda01
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30 January 2018|
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Response from susienvk | Reviewed this property |
Not sure sorry! We had lunch there so just ordered water
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 09 Peradeniya Road | 09, D.S. Senanayake Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 242424
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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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