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Cafe Chill

Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 180 4020
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (266 reviews)
“curry” (155 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
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American, Cafe, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed today via mobile

The waiter was first class, the food was good, the clientele are there because they heard it was cool, and they thought it would make them cool. There were some great people there, but too much pretence.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the place to be when you stay in Ella. We were there 3 times and we must recommand it to everyone who likes really good food in a comfortable and well styled surrounding. The staff and the cooks are so friendly and professional...I...More

Thank JayLizzard
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had dinner with friends at Cafe Chill. It feels as if you are in Bali or Thailand. Lots of western food options and an open kitchen. Always busy at night time.

Thank Marjolein V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the owner of our hotel. When we arrived the restaurant was full. But after only few minutes wait we got a table at the terrace. We ordered western food. Hamburger was good, pizza not so special. But the appetizer (bruschettes)...More

Thank Willeke A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to chill and eat. Good variation of western and local food. Eating and drinking with a positive vibe. Very touristic, but that's okay.

Thank DannyvanderSluys
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place with open kitchen and Nice wooden interior. great staff we lover it say hello to the Nice waiter Sudesh

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a really cool restaurant with lots of travellers from all over... atmosphere great Food great (especially the lamprais which I would say you’d be silly not to try) Only 4stars as it’s not an authentic Sri Lankan restaurant

Thank Chrisb131084
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Place is amazing for an evening drink after sunset. Make sure to go upstairs to sit on bean pillows ... very relaxing, chilled place to enjoy the evening. Good selection of drinks but if you want traditional food there isn’t much choice. It’s rather backpacker...More

Thank Agata C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They have got the mix of music, ambience, decor, drinks, food and friendly staff spot on here. Cool vibes, chill out on bean bags in the bar and watch the world go by you on the streets below. We went here each night we stayed...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well, as they say a friendly 'vibe. The food is good, and good value, recommend their sandwiches, as well as the devolved fish HOT! Also highly recommend their monitors and passion fruit drinks, fabulous. We were they at 7pm, and the place was very full,...More

Thank Roger B
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29 December 2016|
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Response from LizeCapeTown | Reviewed this property |
We have moved on from Ella so I don't know what they are planning in terms of music but I would say that this is a great place in Ella to celebrate New Years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 77 180 4020
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Cafe Chill is nestled in the heart of Ella and offers declicious international cuisine, while chill music is enjoyed day and night, this restaurant presents an ambience that mellows the soul and even offers a chill out space on the third floor to relax and take in positive Ella vibes. Cafe Chill is open for breakfast from 10am, lunch and dinner. The kitchen closes at 10pm meanwhile the bar is closes at 12:30am.
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