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The Fort Printers
Ranked #20 of 181 Restaurants in Galle
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: The Fort Printers offers a fresh and vibrant menu that uses predominantly fresh seafood and organic local produce. The chiefs plan the menu for the day based on guests’ preferences, and lovingly create soups, mezzes, and mains comprising grilled fresh seafood, Mediterranean inspired specialties, and traditional Sri Lankan rice and curry (which includes several vegetable dishes and at least one fish or meat curry). As seafood and particularly yellow fin tuna is abundant in the area, you can expect to find dishes with sashimi, grilled or seared tuna, lobster, prawns and several kinds of fish. The meals are served in the frangipani courtyard overlooking the thin lap pool or in the grand dining room and at times to suit the whims of the guests.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We initially ventured in for relief from the heat, beautiful inviting building, and had a beer and a Margarita.We love Margarita's and have them everywhere, this is a good as they come , thank you Gayan, not just a wonderful waiter but a brilliant cocktail maker.
We had lunch, the curry was extraordinary, about 6 condiments attended a beautifully subtle fish curry.To die for.
Was so good we ventured back the next night for dinner, happily Gayan was on duty as was the Manager, totally charming and welcoming, so pleased to see return customers.
Food was brilliant.
This place is a must, but book if going for dinner, it is very popular.
Happily heading back at the end of our trip, so look forward to another drink.

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Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We ate here for our one night stay in Galle after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. We had the lobster curry and the fish curry. The food was really tasty. The service was fine. We booked a table on the terrace which added interest to the evening. The wine list was very good. Worth paying a little extra for a really nice dining experience.

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Thank Kayednz
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is amazing and has such a great vibe, the different sections of the place all have slightly different feels.. the food was fresh, tasty and well worth it. A nice drinks list with an OK wine list. Service was a bit slow, but good. The best food I have had in Sri Lanka.

Thank davidmF7309OJ
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We stayed here and the wine and food was excellent. Ambiance of the hotel was very good, service excellent and the staff put themselves out to ensure you were happy.

Thank Min4647
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We loved this gorgeous boutique hotel in the historic Galle Fort area. It has been beautifully restored and the extremely friendly and helpful staff made our stay very special. We look forward to coming back here for a short walk to the cricket ground and more very tasty meals.

Thank Sue C
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