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SANKAREST Garden Restaurant

$$ - $$$Asian, , Seafood
Nape | Paratharkaya, Kosgoda 80570, Sri Lanka
+94 77 548 7054
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  • Excellent96%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
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CUISINES
Asian, Sri Lankan, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Nape | Paratharkaya, Kosgoda 80570, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for lunch after failing to find any decent vegetarian meals next to bentota beach. Did a search on Tripadvisor and this place had the best ratings for their curry. And they didn't fail. It's a small family run unit. Although we called...More

Thank Matrixmatrix
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

After calling the restaurant the day before our visit, we were received with great hospitality when we arrived. The first thing we noticed was the beautiful garden and the pool. Following some fresh fruit juices, which we enjoyed in the garden, dinner was served inside....More

Thank hbvwezel
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We spent fifteen days at Sankarest Villa and decided to have dinner at their garden restaurant every evening as we did during previous stays. Sunita and their staff are excellent cooks. Everything is freshly prepared - we were served more than half a dozen of...More

1  Thank BernieNDB
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We emailed Sankarest to ask if they could cook us some traditional Sri Lankian food. When we arrived we were very warmly welcomed into a beautiful house and seated on their verandah. The food was far beyond our expectations, so many different dishes, all so...More

1  Thank Carold1962
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Best in Sri Lanka!!! So many flavors and dishes. We especially loved the seafood and the fresh buffalo milk curd.

Thank LGorecki
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This was by far the best food we ate during our entire 2.5 week stay in Sri Lanka. We ate out for every meal during our stay and nothing came close to the meal we had at Sankarest in Kosgoda. Sunita's cooking is just... amazing!

Thank LEH1_11
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This is the sort of food that they should be serving in all the fancy hotels in this area. Legitimate traditional Sri Lankan cooking which was absolutely amazing. We dropped by not realising that they usually only take pre-existing bookings but they were still kind...More

1  Thank Sam N
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Probably the best Sri Lankan food on the planet. Home style cooking with the best of produce. A must if you are traveling the Sri Lankan west or south province. Definitely worth a detour or even a separate journey.

Thank Kanelmannen
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Tremendous food, great hospitality and excellent value for money in a beautiful garden setting First hand tsunami experience as well. Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Best food I ate during my stay in Sri Lanka healthy and perfect balanced authentic Sri Lankan home made cuisine ! A real sensoriel feast in the house of a family ! A place not to miss !

Thank Corinne L
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Atttia
16 June 2017|
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Response from Koni21 | Property representative |
Hi, Sankarest Villa and Sankarest Garden Restaurant belongs together. Our guests eat in the restaurant, but it is also open for guests from outside. Our half board is especially. For our guests in the villa we are preparing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nape | Paratharkaya, Kosgoda 80570, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Kosgoda
  • Phone Number: +94 77 548 7054
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