Dining

Kuuraku Japanese Restaurant to roll out home delivery

Views - 7 Thursday, 24 May 2018 00:00

The ​Directors of Hirohama Ceylon Ltd., ​the ​owning company of Kuuraku Japanese Restaurant ​in ​Colombo, held a Board of Directors meeting in Tokyo​,​ Japan​,​ at Kuuraku’s prestigious​ ​Higashi Ginaza ​location. They strat


Ifthar with a difference at The Hilton Colombo!

Views - 12 Thursday, 24 May 2018 00:00

This Ramadan, break fast with delightful flavours from the Ottoman era with a specially prepared Turkish menu by our own Turkish Chef Erkan Bostanci at the Curry Leaf restaurant from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Savour the delectable range of Turkish cuisine fro


Ifthar at the Galadari

Views - 10 Thursday, 24 May 2018 00:00

The Galadari Hotel is the most sought out venue with regards to “Ifthar” during Ramadan. The hotel has an entire lineup of “Ifthar” offerings to celebrate the festive Ramadan season. Ringing in the Ramadan celebrations is the ever popular “


‘Free pizza when you pay with Visa’ from Pizza Hut

Views - 22 Thursday, 24 May 2018 00:00

Pizza Hut is a household name that brings customers fantastic offers throughout the year, enticing them not only with its world-famous pan pizza, but also through the incredible value-for-money offers that customers can enjoy. Once again, Pizza Hut


Nestlé to cut more sugar and salt in products

Views - 19 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

Vevey, Switzerland (Reuters): Nestlé will make further cuts to the amount of sugar, salt and saturated fats in its products as it tries to improve


Galle Face Hotel serves up delicious Ifthar offerings for Ramazan 2018

Views - 26 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

South Asia’s Grande Dame welcomes Ramazan 2018 with an array of Ifthar offerings during the holy month.


Kaema Sutra of Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo successfully hosts first pop-up restaurant in London

Views - 26 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

Kaema Sutra of Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo teamed up with its sister property Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London


Iftar from Paan Paan

Views - 23 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

Paan Paan offers convenient Iftar packs for busy executives. Each Iftar pack contains three savories, one sweet, chicken


Kids rustle up some tasty treats at Ma’s Kitchen

Views - 17 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

Children donned their aprons at the Ma’s Kitchen food studio Mulutange and whipped up some sweet and savoury treats


Hunger Busters with HSBC Credit Cards gets you your next meal on HSBC

Views - 49 Friday, 18 May 2018 00:00

HSBC launched its newest campaign for new credit cardholders where first time users who apply for the bank’s latest VISA


Ma’s Kitchen introduces a single serving of delicious rasam, a spicy, sour soup for the soul

Views - 12 Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:00

Ma’s Kitchen, one of Sri Lanka’s leading food manufacturers, recently launched a convenient quick use sachet pack of rasam soup. It is the perfect blend of herbs and spices, enough for one large cup of fiery soup. Sold as an individual sachet or


The Cauldron continues to innovate

Views - 18 Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:00

The Cauldron is a cozy café for the dreamers and the big thinkers, hidden in a corner of Stratford Avenue of Kirulapone fondly known as Dian Gomez’s Gandhara Street. In operation for more than six months the café introduced to Colombo an interes


Relish the finest Ifthar delights with Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo, this Ramazan season

Views - 19 Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:00

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo celebrates the tradition of Ramazan with thoughtful offerings during this holy month. Table One – As the sun sets, spend blessed time with family and friends at Table One, the all day dining restaurant at Shangri-La Hotel,


Mövenpick Hotel Colombo introduces Ramazan buffet deal in Colombo

Views - 17 Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:00

Ramazan is the most sacred month of the year in Islamic culture and Muslims observe the month of Ramazan which is also a time for sacrifice, renunciation and spiritual growth. During Ramazan, observant Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset and they bre


Siam House to celebrate 25th anniversary in style with week-long Thai Food Festival

Views - 14 Thursday, 17 May 2018 00:00

Colombo’s favourite Thai food restaurant, Siam House is set to celebrate 25 years of authentic Thai food in grand style this month. The momentous occasion will be marked with a week-long Thai food festival from 24 to 31 May, featuring delicacies fr


Eat less saturated, trans fats to curb heart disease: WHO

Views - 14 Friday, 11 May 2018 00:00

Geneva (Reuters): Adults and children should consume a maximum of 10% of their daily calories in the form of saturated fat such


Café Sociale creates new trend in café experience

Views - 219 Friday, 11 May 2018 00:00

Colombo’s constantly evolving café scene recently got a new lease of life with the opening of Café Sociale, a café cum working


Sri Lanka at SIAL Canada 2018 Food and Beverage Sector Intl. Exhibition in Montreal

Views - 15 Friday, 11 May 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka participated at the SIAL Canada 2018 – Food and Beverage Sector International Exhibition, which is one of world’s


Thalis Restaurant awarded Gold at Tourism Awards 2018

Views - 11 Friday, 11 May 2018 00:00

Acclaimed for serving exquisite Indian cuisine, Thalis Resturant in Colombo was honoured with a Gold award at the recent Tourism


Calorie disclosure rule takes effect for US food sellers

Views - 12 Friday, 11 May 2018 00:00

Reuters: Many restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores and movie theaters across the United States are required


Celebrate Mum this Mother’s Day at Cinnamon’s City Hotels

Views - 25 Friday, 4 May 2018 00:00

Every mother deserves to be celebrated and given the royal treatment on the special day dedicated to all mothers around the world


‘Mums’ the word at Hilton Colombo!

Views - 24 Friday, 4 May 2018 00:00

Reserve the second Sunday in May to shower mom with the love and attention she deserves. After all the meals she has prepared over the years


Colombo Supper Club, Shangri-La and SriLankan Airlines welcome Master Chef Kenjiro ‘Hatch’ Hashida

Views - 38 Friday, 4 May 2018 00:00

On 10 and 11 May, Chef Kenjiro ‘Hatch’ Hashida will host a most elegant and memorable evening of dining on Japanese delicacies


Team Waters Edge heads to China for Bocuse d’Or Asia

Views - 19 Friday, 4 May 2018 00:00

The most prestigious gastronomic competition in the world “Bocuse d’Or” brings together the crème de la crème of the culinary world for Bocuse d’ Or Asia 2018.


Trendsetter Standard Chartered launches ‘Dining Cashback’

Views - 18 Friday, 4 May 2018 00:00

Standard Chartered once again set a new trend by being the first bank in the country to give its clients 20% cash back


A month of waffles at Waters Edge

Views - 29 Friday, 27 April 2018 00:00

Come celebrate the joys of the holiday season this April at Waters Edge. Overlooking the tranquil waters of the Diyawanna, this will be the ideal location to spend the holidays.


Moët Hennessy India, Lanka Premium Beverages in strategic partnership

Views - 144 Friday, 27 April 2018 00:00

Moët Hennessy India and Lanka Premium Beverages yesterday (Thursday) announced their strategic partnership for growth in the luxury beverage market.


Culinary Art Food Expo 2018 to be held annually due to rise in tourism

Views - 38 Friday, 27 April 2018 00:00

The Chefs Guild of Lanka announced that the Culinary Art Food Expo, the most comprehensive food and beverage exhibition


A seafood love affair with Chef Massimo at Il Ponte, Hilton Colombo!

Views - 24 Friday, 27 April 2018 00:00

Swing by the Il Ponte and enjoy the seafood a la carte menu, freshly prepared by Chef Massimo Zampar from 3 to 10 May.


Heineken boosts beer sales

Views - 20 Friday, 27 April 2018 00:00

Brussels (Reuters): Heineken, the world’s second largest brewer, increased beer sales in the first three months of 2018


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Hype and haunt hovering over Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Thursday, 24 May 2018

There is a connection between the hype that is being built these days around Gotabaya Rajapaksa, former Defence Secretary and once-powerful brother of the once-powerful President, and the haunt that shadows him wherever he goes. The hype is loud and


Northern nonsense, SLPP slip-up

Thursday, 24 May 2018

The Tamil politicians and civil society movements are about to blow it—yet again. A week after the TNA’s Wigneswaran, Chief Minister of the Northern Provincial Council, presiding over a militant mobilisation at Mullivaikkal, greatly exceeded the


Overlooking systemic crises: Subjecting to neoliberalism and potential hegemon – Part 3

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Renegotiating a country’s position within the world-economy is only possible when the system and/or leaders are in trouble


Annuity-based PPP can expedite infrastructure developments

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Sri Lanka has primarily relied on public finance for the development of public goods and infrastructure. While running


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