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Turtle Landing Restaurant

No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 71 684 0283
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (41 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place we ate in Sri Lanka. Great service and location. Food was delicious and very fresh. Highly recommend.

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect spot on the beach. We chose the king fish fillets fried with garlic and ginger served with rice and salad. Mmmm it was great. Together with the ice cold lion beer and the lovely owner and his sister who is the cook, this place...More

Thank JacqME
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have just been for the best meal we've had in Sri Lanka at Turtle Landing we had the cuttlefish and rice it was cooked perfectly, you could taste the fish was very fresh. The family that run it are extremely welcoming...More

Thank twostar101
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A different kind of experience just like you are out in the boondock. How can you beat eating out overlooking a swampy water with a live alligator as a back drop. You don't have to pay just like in the zoo to be able to...More

Thank C6211ULmelissa
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner with sea food. Very authentic. And very kind family runs the place. There are two restaurants beside each other. Don't get confused.

Thank 566karimz
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there. It's on the beach, ocean waves are your music. Prawns were very tasty. Noodles were good. We asked for ice cream as dessert, the owner went to buy it and after 5 minutes we had our dessert on the table. The...More

Thank Alvise C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Very good and fresh seafood with homemade Alices right at the Beach! Nice people and good service! Reasonabe price

Thank Ulli S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I walked trough the whole city to get to this restaurant only to discover it was closed!!! There was a 3 day old review for this restaurant stating it was just great. The restaurant looked closed for months. I don't know which...More

Thank Jj R
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

A great restaurant just by the sea. We came after dark and spent an hour here, enjoying the sound of waves against the beach and a nice meal. The tomato soup was superb. Well worth a visit.

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Just had lovely meal of Devilled Fish which was a type of sweet and sour. Also chef made of a special dish of calamari with chilli and ginger as i couldn't eat garlic. It was very tender. Also a lovely salad and veg rice ....More

Thank kazfang
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4 April 2017|
Response from Milan S | Reviewed this property |
No, they are serving every day fresh seafood.
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24 February 2015|
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Response from Niels R | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't count on it. But you may be able to in Tangalle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
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Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 71 684 0283
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