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TCK 6685

| Heritance Tea Factory, Kandapola, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 52 5 555000
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“six courses” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
| Heritance Tea Factory, Kandapola, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Have an exquisite dining experience on-board an old train carriage, complete with motion and sound simulations, traveling around the colonial era of Sri Lanka. Complements to Chef Shammu on a great meal selection to choose from to complete an 8-course meal (including taster dishes). Experience...More

1  Thank Yen Sheng C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Compared to some other tasting menu experiences this isn't the best but it makes a nice change to the buffets offered at many places with some good quality ingredients. The 'train manager' is a fantastic character and does his best to ensure all customers have...More

1  Thank CarannaW
Reviewed 13 February 2017

From the moment you are whistled on board by the 'captain', you are sure to have a memorable evening. The 'captain' even rocks the train carriage to imitate the movement of a train from time to time! Service was faultless and the five or six...More

1  Thank Helen S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Great idea to use an old tea factory. Sympathetically and tastefully in style and with good materials. Rooms, on their own admission, are pokey. Justified on the grounds of not altering the structure. Your call whether that cuts it for you. Pastiche factory motor is...More

1  Thank jtwoodfield
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I touched on this in my review of the Tea Factory hotel and other reviewers have described the concept and experience. I would just add that for us it added to what was already a very enjoyable stay at a unique hotel and was an...More

Thank StephenR58
Reviewed 6 November 2016

What a magical evening. When the Conductor told us at check-in there was only one spot left (the train car is small) we jumped on it! When we arrived the Conductor blue a whistle and ushered us on board. The whole experience is tongue-in-cheek, with...More

Thank JDSC319
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Food could be from a supermarket, at best. Soup from a pack, asked for meat medium-rare but it came very overcooked. Whiskey cocktail sauce with the bread from a bottle etc.. Skip this experience!

Thank marc08080808
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Booked this upon our arrival at the Heritance Tea Factory hotel (they do not let you book in advance). Thought we would treat ourselves on our honeymoon and for my wifes birthday. We were not disappointed. The food was amazing and we were looked after...More

1  Thank Jason P
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is magical. The waiter welcomes you on board by blowing a whistle and waving a green flag. The carriage is quaint, practical and well designed. There can be a maximum of four guests per table but, with only 16 guests in total, you must...More

1  Thank frannyd07
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This was one of the most amazing dinner I had in Sri Lanka. Railway carriage with a unique serving experience. Rich menu and nice sound effects while having dinner. It has to be booked earlier as it has only 4 tables.

1  Thank Mohamed A
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 22:30
Monday
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Heritance Tea Factory, Kandapola, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka (Formerly Railway Carriage Restaurant)
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: +94 52 5 555000
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