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Black & White Restaurant

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Parangiya Waththe 275, Pillagoda, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 77 137 9960
08:00 - 22:00
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had two evenings here as we enjoyed it so much on the first visit. Second time around a week later we were greeted by the waiter who rather impressively remembered our drinks order from the previous visit! Nice menu with interesting starter. Service was good without lengthy waits between courses. Worth a visit.

Thank beachbabe063
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was very good although we went a bit early so they weren't exactly overrun with customers. Great location on Unawatuna beach. The food was outstanding for what you are paying. We had calamari, mixed vegetable curry and prawn curry. There are cheaper places to eat on the beach but we didn't find anywhere with food as good as this.

Thank Matthew L
Berg bei Rohrbach, Austria
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we spent most of our evenings in Unawatuna at the "Black and White", and the meals have been marvelous! The staff was very friendly an courteous, and it was very funny to converse with the guys! Unfortunately thr meals had not been as spicy I would have had liked them, but I'm sure, this will be rectified when we are... More 

1 Thank Pauli1968
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited unawatuna with my girlfriend for 5 days. We tried various restaurants highly rated on trip advisor, however, we had to come back to Black and White 3 times as it was amazing. I got the full curry and my girlfriend the Deviled prawns. I've seen other reviews saying it's slow, but the service is great it is worth... More 

1 Thank Matthew M
Dublin, Ireland
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this place, we went based on reviews on TA and we're not dissapointed. I chose the red snapper and at 400rps per 100g it was great value. The fish came out cooked perfectly, crispy and tasty skin with juicy meat. Well worth the money. The drinks were also good value especially for a place on the beach -... More 

1 Thank Mark L
Oslo, Norway
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and good service :-) Try them and you will not be dissapointed. Varoius dishes on the meny and good pasta

Thank 877ella
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, fresh tuna and prawns. Very friendly staff, nice chat with one of the waiters. Nice place to visit!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very fresh and delicious food, friendly staff and perfect place to relax! Thanks for amazing time with you :)

Thank Gabrielė U
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place on the beach. We had fresh seafood with chips and beer. Not very special. The waiter was a bitter murky.

Thank WJF1507
London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh grilled fish on the beach with the sun setting. Can it get any better? Good deserts and drinks.

1 Thank Kaninen100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$35
Seafood, European, Grill, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parangiya Waththe 275, Pillagoda, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 77 137 9960
Welcome to Black & White restaurant.
The best culinary experience of Unawatuna beach. Famous for outstanding food and great ambiance in a charming restaurant. Perfect dining experience on the beach with a usual casual flair.
We are proud to serve only the freshest food. Our seafood always a fresh catch of the day, fruits and vegetables come from local markets, we prepare our food to reflect the freshness and original taste with special attention to each and every dish.
Our menu offers a selection of fresh seafood, international cuisine, and Sri Lankan traditional rice and curry which are all prepared & cooked to very high standard by our chefs.
Our kitchen is open 7.30 a.m. to 9.30 p.m. and our bar is open until our last customer leaves.
We are closed during the full moon.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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