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The Pub

€€ - €€€, Asian, British
36 Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good42%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, Asian, British, Pub, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
36 Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice elevated bar area, lovely place to chill after a day exploring Kandy. Quite quirky and oldy worldy, feeling of an English pub but done well. Drinks menu extensive, including beers, cocktails and spirits. Inexpensive prices, especially beer on draft for around 200Rp. We liked...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in here for a drink. Despite, rather aggressive touts on the door, we were pleasantly surprised to find inexpensive beer on-tap, and an arty kind of atmosphere. There were projected images of early 70's music on the back wall, though frustratingly, the sound...More

Thank SimonDabbs
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there three nights for beee. We didn't order food. The terrace is nice and it is not expensive, not cheap either

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are here on our second night in Kandy. I had been feeling unwell all day and hadn’t really eaten much. We got pasta, mine veggie, my boyfriend’s carbonara. I really liked mine & my fella said his was okay. When we went to pay...More

Thank MeredithGibbs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found it difficult at first to find a place to stop for a beer after a long hot day of walking. Stumbled across The Pub by chance. The menu looked good, solid options for Sri Lankan food as well as Western tastes. Not many...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this place. Service was good, the food was great - try beef in a cave if you go. The music was lovely and they screened music documentaries on the wall - even if you didn't like the artist it still created a good...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to chill out on. The balcony was lovely. Many a great night here with friends and arak+pineapple.

Thank 113AnneM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In theory this is a good spot with an outside first floor balcony. However, the traffic noise and pollution ruins this and the interior is gloomy. All expect Carlsberg beers were unavailable and the bar closed at 2.00pm despite the restaurant remaining open. The food...More

Thank DougF45
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Never have we eaten in a place with such terrible service & food. After half an hour of ordering we were told item wasn’t available,so we ordered something else.Nearly an hour later when food hadn’t appeared we to,d the manager we we leaving ,food appeared....More

Thank jeyama2018
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I read many recommendations to go there, when we went there, it was soo noisy, I did leave before finishing my drink

Thank rikdjong
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9 December 2015|
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Response from ajofkandy | Reviewed this property |
If you are planning to Stay in Colombo, check out hotel OZO. Property was established recently, a budget friendly 3 star according to my rating. They are advertising a very pompous Christmas and new-year eve dinner buffets... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Asian, British, Pub, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: 0812234341-0814940805
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