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Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€European, Asian,
30 Rajaphila Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 224833
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good21%
  • Average25%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“nice view” (20 reviews)
“kandy view” (4 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
30 Rajaphila Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here after our driver for the day brought us mainly for the view. You can see the whole of Kandy city and it is stunning. The food is not cheap in comparison to Sri Lankan food but the portions are huge (we ordered...More

Thank Zoe_JL
Manager_OakRayHotels, F&B Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear ZOE-jL Thank you for your positive comments. We do take pride and happy in catering to our customers' needs the best way we can. We are very pleased to hear that our staff made your time pleasant. And we highly appreciated your Comments &...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was excellent. The view is good and the live music also. The prices are not very low..More

Thank Vladimir V
Manager_OakRayHotels, F&B Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Vladimir I would like to thank you for staying with us @ Senani by oak ray in Kandy during your recent visit our restaurant & for taking the time to send us your valuable comments. We were more than pleased to hear that you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It took 1 hour for them to bring food. We ordered special rice. It was more vegitable than meat. But the food was very expensive. You can get a lot better package for almost half the price from somewhere else. Not going there again and...More

Thank umanga s
Dushantha W, Food & Beverage manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Firstly I would like to thank you for taking time to advise of your recent visit at Senani by oak ray in Kandy, it is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed where necessary improve upon the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there few days ago,even though we haven't planned to have dinner at Kandy.It was bit late when we checked into Senani & we never thought we will get seat as we didn't make any reservation for dinner but this fine helpful gentleman Dushantha(Restaurant...More

1  Thank Pubudu K
Dushantha W, Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Pubuduk Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and ongoing upgrades to the property. Our staff members & managers take their roles...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best location ever, simply beautiful! This is the best place in Kandy to relax and unwind. Service is perfect, faultless, very nice staff especially the service received from Manjula. He was very attentive. Food is delicious. For sure, we will choose again this awesome place....More

1  Thank sharmenh7r
Dushantha W, Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sharmenh Thank you for taking time to share your impressions with us.... We appreciate your input as this allows us to make improvements and provide the best service and finest Food & beverages. Our staff is also elated to learn that we have exceeded...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Senani by Oak Ray Restaurant commands wonderful views over Kandy. It is fairly difficult to reach, having to drive through a maze of twisting roads, all on a steep gradient. We ordered a large plate of noodles and a further dish of beef in...More

Thank Peter T
Dushantha W, Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Peter Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your experience with our property. I would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate service delayed that you experienced during your stay with us. We continually try to do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here as a family of five. Nice view over nearby lake at night. Menu and food all ok. Service average. Prices reasonable.More

Thank Michael C
Dushantha W, Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michael C I would like to thank you for staying with us @ Senani by oak ray in Kandy during your recent visit our restaurant and for taking the time to send us your valuable comments. We were more than pleased to hear that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for dinner one evening, and were lucky enough to get a table over looking the lake, musicians playing and singing whilst diners ate, very pleasant. The food was delicious and plentiful. We did rather find it a bit expensive.More

Thank Lainey J
Dushantha W, F&B Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr.Lainey Thank you for your positive comments. We do take pride and happy in catering to our customers' needs the best way we can. We are very pleased to hear that our staff made your time pleasant. And we highly appreciated your CANDID review...More

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Used the Senani by oak ray for family dinner very good choice, the atmosphere in the restaurant was perfect, the attention to detail from the staff top notch, specially well coming and greeting. Reasonable prices.am very happy to come back again and again..More

Thank Madura R
Dushantha W, Manager at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Mr.Madura Thank you for your positive comments. We do take pride and happy in catering to our customers' needs the best way we can. We are very pleased to hear that our staff made your time pleasant. And we highly appreciated your suggestion for...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Where to start? The view is great. The service was slow due to an understaffing issue. The food was mediocre at best and presumably doused in what I’m guessing was monosodium glutamate (I know because I had a reaction after getting back to my hotel)....More

Thank Wanderlust7342
Dushantha W, FOOD & BEVERAGE MANAGER at Senani BY Oak ray Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear Mr.wanderlust . Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent VISITED TO OUR RESTAURANT. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments about aspects of the MENU...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Television
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Rajaphila Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 224833
  • E-mail
Description
Senani Restaurant is one of the best in Kandy and also one of the most popular among local and foreign visitors. It offers visitors a sweeping view of its peaceful surroundings of lush greenery, hills and the City of Kandy from all points in the restaurant. What do you wish for? Chinese, Eastern and Western cuisine, Indian and Sri Lankan rice and curry?. We have it all. Your choice menu is varied. We prepare your dishes the way you like them and our staff will tell you of the many secrets of our traditional dishes.
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