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The Waterside Bentota

€€ - €€€Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
Yathramulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 270080
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
16 Feb 2017
“Wonderful place”
27 Feb 2016
“Excellent food”
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Seafood, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Yathramulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 5 January 2015

Didn't stay here, but visited for lunch. The Sri-Lankan food is quite good and the restaurant ambience is nice.

2  Thank ajitkommini
Reviewed 29 September 2014

The fish was the freshest fish and perfectly cooked. They bought the whole, uncooked fish to our room to check that it met with our approval. Wonderfully delicious.

2  Thank M M
Reviewed 12 January 2014

We were staying in the village of Bodhimaluwa, Cycling along the quiet roads when we came across the signpost for the Waterside and decided to have a look. We were so happy we did, a stunning little hotel and restaurant. The staff are fantastic and...More

2  Thank rayztravelz
Reviewed 19 December 2013 via mobile

Wanted a proper Sri Lankan curry and this is the place to go! Amazing views and sunset was equal to an African sunset! Seafood is fresh and the service great. Very friendly with a nice selection of meals. Our tuk-tuk driver (Lucky) from Avani Hotel...More

1  Thank Peter_R_O_13
Reviewed 23 July 2013

The three of us were travelling, off season, and staying in a wonderful place in Bentota. "Let's look for somewhere different for dinner," we said. So, after much google research, we decided to go to The Waterside. A tuk-tuk ride was organised, and suddenly, we...More

1  Thank Bubstr
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Lovely location. Great for a sunset and early dinner. We did a boat trip around the lagoon (not a lot to see at 4pm to be honest but quite fun), and asked to be dropped off at The Waterside instead of back at the pier....More

1  Thank Julius A
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Awesome srilankan cuisine with very friendly staff , who take efforts to suggest you the best according to your taste. Located overlooking a small lake.

3  Thank nirajmantri
Reviewed 4 February 2013

I have dined at Waterside Bentota many times and have never been disapointed. The menu is just right , with a choice of both Sri Lankan and Western dishes and the most mouth watering seafood. The food is well cooked and beautifully presented and extremely...More

2  Thank Grummy
Reviewed 7 August 2012

shame the all inclusive Club Bendover was so bad that we had to dine out - but such a lovely place xx thanks Mum

2  Thank Fruitbat0784
Reviewed 4 May 2012

We had dinner in The Waterside during our holidays in Sri Lanka. The reviews were encouraging, but our personal experience was awful. Maybe it was a bad day for the cook... The meat we had was impossible to chew. We returned two of our dishes....More

1  Thank crammarc
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: Yathramulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 270080
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