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Dilena Beach Inn Sea Food Restaurant

No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 77 617 2756
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
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Fast food, Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were searching for another restaurant but it was closed, so the staff recommended us Dilena Beach. Despite being the only ones having lunch at that moment, the food came pretty late and the portion was too little, comparing to the restaurants we visited before.

Thank Juan Miguel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was superb as well as the view - right on the beach front listening to the waves. Shared the jumbo prawns with my boyfriend and they were some of the best I've ever tasted. Will more than likely be heading back before our time...More

Thank abigailspragg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here the other night was amazing and the service was brilliant!! Really nice place right on the beach I would definitely recommend the jumbo prawns 👌🏾

Thank John T
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I visited Dilena Beach restaurant with my family on 13th August and enjoyed a great lunch of devilled prawns. My wife had the devilled squid while my children had toasted sandwiches. The food was fresh and well prepared. It was very spicy as I'd hoped...More

Thank AWanderingMinstrel
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon here when looking for dinner and loved the yellow chairs on the sea front. The staff were very helpful and the food some of the nicest we've had in Tangalle, with a lovely vibe. Staff helped organise a tuk-tuk to and from...More

Thank Lydia M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has an amazing atmosphere , especially in the evening ! Next to the sea you can eat typical sri lankan food while watching the sunset. Different currys, fresh seafood and delicious fruitshakes for fair prices will make dinner to a nice experience in...More

Thank MarliesKathrin
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing time at this restaurant. The food was delicious and the staff were amazing. I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Rawa A
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Dilena Beach Inn several times: beautiful location at the beach side! Lovely food and very friendly, good service!

Thank margarethaaa
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Not only did we eat here most meals for our time in tangalle, we stayed here for two nights too. All of the staff were fantastic and would go the extra mile to help you plan your trip and assist you in any way they...More

Thank Glen L
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I was dreaming of a perfect seafood dish were I could actually taste the freshness of the ingredients and there I finally had it!!! I had 1/2 portion calamari and prawns, both came with garlic and onions but without butter, respecting my request! They were...More

Thank Aureliebubu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$120
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 617 2756
  • E-mail
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