Dining

Colombo’s newest dessert sensation ‘Love Bites’ opens at Urban Kitchen

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

   Primarily a family concern, Love Bites, has been gaining popularity via social media since the commencement of their operatio...


Sri Lanka hosts 2016 Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf World Barista Competition

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

Judges’ Panel (from left): Mohamed Lamzara from Gruppo La Cimbali, Roman Scott, Managing Director of International Brands Ceylon, Te...


Exotic Australian bushmeat promotion at Cinnamon Grand

/ Friday, 22 July 2016 00:00

The London Grill   Premier five-star city hotel Cinnamon Grand is offering their distinctive clientele a chance to ta...


Colombo Academy of Hospitality Management welcomes Celebrity Chef Adam D’Sylva

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

  Providing local and international students with a 100% Australian qualification, the Colombo Academy of Hospitality Management (CA...


Create your own lunch set menu at Royal Thai

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

For just Rs. 1,955, you can now enjoy a delicious three-course set menu at Cinnamon Lakeside’s Royal Thai restaurant. The menu offers over 10...


Beat the ‘rush hour’ lunch time at Il Ponte

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

If you are looking for a quick lunch option with fresh ingredients and flavour, look no more, as Hilton Colombo’s authentic...


Nihonbashi launches ‘Best of Nihonbashi’ menu for 21st anniversary

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

Ten Sabi Temaki   En Sashimi On 28 June, Nihonbashi celebrated 21 years of serving diners with inspired fine ...


Australian celebrity chef Adam D’Sylva visits Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

Australian High Commissioner Bryce Hutchesson addressing the gathering at the ‘A Taste of Australia’, food and wine promotion ...


Summertime favourite, succulent freshwater eel promotion at IkoiTei

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

Eel is a type of fish which lives mostly in shallow waters. It could be prepared in many ways, but the Japanese preparation is one of the ...


It’s “Summer’licious” at Harpo’s Café’s & Restaurants

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

Bayleaf  commons  pineapple espresso    Mews salmon starter    ...


Mathura moves to Melbourne Avenue

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

The popular Indian vegetarian restaurant Mathura moved into its new spacious location at Melbourne Avenue, Galle Road, Colombo 4. Chief Guest was I...


Sugar Bistro launches Gourmet Burger Feast

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

Sugar Bistro, located in the up-market Crescat Boulevard Shopping Mall in the heart of Colombo’s shopping district, is home to a rel...


French Gourmet Week to celebrate Bastille Day at Galle Face Hotel

/ Friday, 8 July 2016 00:00

Daniel Gaskin French-beignets   French-chicken-recipe-coq-au-vin   French-crepe...


Sunquick joins hands with National Bartenders Competition 2016

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

  The hospitality industry of Sri Lanka is getting ready to experience and enjoy the creativeness and innovations of bartende...


Colombo gets fantastical new twist with Flamingo House

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

  By Shannine Daniel For those who wish to escape their mundane everyday lives and experience fine dinin...


53 new reasons to visit Manhattan Fish Market

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

  Award winning seafood restaurant, The Manhattan Fish Market recently fished out a wide range of 53 new dishes that was made...


Galle Face Hotel re-opens quintessential ‘Sea Spray Restaurant’

/ Friday, 24 June 2016 00:00

  A timeless paean to South Asian sensuality, the Sea Spray Restaurant re-opens with a promise to take you on a magical jour...


Celebrate Ramadan with Barista’s special Ifthar offers

/ Friday, 17 June 2016 00:00

  Colombo’s favourite coffee house chain Barista Lavazza is introducing a variety of special offers for Ifthar during t...


Regent Caterers launches Havelock City Banquet Halls

/ Friday, 17 June 2016 00:00

Regent Caterers, the fully-fledged catering arm of LAHRC Banqueting and Resorts, launched Havelock City Banquet Halls recently, situated within the...


Italy’s Osteria Francescana named world’s best restaurant

/ Friday, 17 June 2016 00:00

  NEW YORK (Reuters): Osteria Francescana ascended to the top of the annual ranking of world’s best restaurants for its...


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The Development (Special Provisions) Bill and the Coalition Government

28 July 2016

“The proposal made by Hon. Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, in his capacity as the Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs, to publish the Sri Lanka Sustainable Development Bill in a gazette and present the same in Parliament...


“Jana Satana Pada Yathra will be the largest protest march in Sri Lanka’s political history”

28 July 2016

The ‘Jana Satana Pada Yathra’ will be the largest protest march in Sri Lanka’s political history, said Joint Opposition strongman Bandula Gunawardena, in an interview with the Daily FT, adding that over one million protestors are...


Media and its impact on governance

28 July 2016

If the media are to function in the public interest, governments have to protect the independent functioning of the media and allow various viewpoints to flourish in society   A current issue in many countries is the ...


Sustainability now: The waste challenge

27 July 2016

Shifting waste from one place to another is no solution; nor is burning it in the backyard. The moment waste is understood as resource, a multitude of solutions are already available to develop a waste free Sri Lanka   ...


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