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Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 274710
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (37 reviews)
“fondue” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:30 Hours
Swiss, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small restaurant is run by an European lady. It is clean and simple and the food really good. We had wonderful grilled mullet. The ambiance was really cool, something unique.

Thank SriyaniT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bijou restaurant is a real gem if you’re looking at taking a break from the curries. We went there because we saw they were serving Swiss fondues and even after noticing that the owner, who was onsite, was Swiss German, I still had little hopes...More

Thank LittleJasmine05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked passed this restaraunt many times before decided to give it a try. Once we'd tried it we wished we had found it earlier. The food is astonishingly good! I had a flambe fillet on my first visit and grilled prawns on my second...More

Thank planetosee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here with my grandma and ordered their salad for starter. I don’t usually eat salad but it was too nice to resist! We then ordered their chicken and chips, their chicken wasn’t dry and was so tasty. We had their ice cream coated with...More

Thank OnlyDavies17
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to have lunch on the way back from Kalpitiya. I had read reviews about this place, but the food exceeded my expectations. We had the cheese fondue and the seafood platter- amazing and totally addictive!! The fondue melted in our mouths and...More

Thank malathyknight
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is a nice, laid back restaurant right on the main street. We came there to have a break from the many rice and curries we had had, after two weeks in Sri Lanka. So we treated ourselves to steaks with mashed potatoes. The mash...More

Thank Janandtheworld
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Recommended by fellow hotel guests, I ventured to Bijou and was not disappointed. My choice was their vegetarian bake which was faultless for freshness and flavour - a real tasty treat. I have since recommended the restaurant to others, whose subsequent verdict on the steaks...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We live here and haven't found steaks as good as this anywhere else! They're consistently tender and succulent. Staff is friendly and efficient. The place is own and run by a Swiss woman.

Thank Janet v
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

This very busy restaurant is top class. The staff are friendly and helpful and made me - a single female traveller - feel comfortable and safe. I had the most delicious grilled king prawns, salad, mashed potatoes and garlic butter. A strange choice for some...More

Thank MaggieMM
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I went back recently to Bijou and I must say this restaurant is consistently good, especially for steak. The staff are very friendly and the service excellent. Definitely worth a visit

Thank cygnetboy69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 31 2 274710
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