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Royal Bar & Hotel Restaurant

€€ - €€€, European,
No. 44 King's Street, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 224449
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (12 reviews)
“fish cakes” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Pub, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
No. 44 King's Street, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for some post-dinner drinks, but wished we had eaten there. The menu sounded very tasty and the food being eaten by tables around us looked and smelled amazing. The bar and restaurant is situated on the first floor of a British colonial themed...More

Thank Mdoobri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is like walking into an old fashioned hotel anywhere in the English countryside without atmosphere and unpleasant food

Thank Tracylena S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The 2 rating reflects dubious treatment from staff, not the food/drink/environment - the drinks are great, much more palatable on the ground floor! There is a much cheaper bar with bar food downstairs but we were directed immediatly to the upstairs restaurant- when when we...More

2  Thank aimes29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice evening meal choices seemed limited in Kandy so we opted for dinner here - wish we hadn’t bothered. Fancied some white wine and they appeared to have lots on the menu they gave us, only tell us after ordering a bottle there was actually...More

2  Thank KAYmarie16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So nice people. Mostly tourists, but nevertheless. The nice and welcoming people serving us were there for us, all the time. Great interior, back to the colonial time. Verandas both inside and outside. And it was calm, away from the heavy traffic in the Main...More

Thank Elin B
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Food OK, Waiteresses and waiters super nice, dining area super dark but a bill of expected 3350 LRP turns out 4237,75 due service charge 10% and "TAX Amount" (????) 552,75 = 26,5 %

Thank Nino H
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Went for breakfast here in the morning which was devine... Great service, not bad food and a fantastic atmosphere whilst sitting on the court yard veranda. On the back of this we decided to return for supper. This time we sat on roadside veranda. Menu...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner as there wasnt much in the area. The place itself is very nice (old pub type) but the service and food was absolutely horrible. One of us ordered hummus as the menu did not look great and that took 45 minutes...More

Thank Katelyn R
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

+ Beautiful colonial house Great service Great atmosphere - Expensive Food was good but could certainly be improved.

Thank Jonas H
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Great location being tucked away in the courtyard away from the busy streets. Had after dinner drinks as wasn't convinced by previous reviews that food would be worthwhile. Service was slow and the three members that we saw were not as attentive as they could...More

Thank weeblondee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Pub, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 44 King's Street, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 224449
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