Dining

Curry Pot Restaurant comes to Colombo 4

Views - 25 Friday, 12 July 2019 00:00

Curry Pot Restaurant which has earned a reputation among gourmands in the city by creating a revolution in the indigenous food tradition opened its third branch restaurant at No. 25, Milagiriya Avenue, Colombo 4 recently. Curry Pot Restaurants Managi


Full moon vegetarian lunch buffet at Ramada Colombo

Views - 21 Friday, 12 July 2019 00:00

All you veggie lovers out there, head over to Ramada Colombo this Poya day, as they introduce a very special vegetarian buffet. The sumptuous all vegetarian menu has a fresh juice counter featuring lovi, guava and narang juice. A salad bar and a choi


Delightful dining experiences at Cinnamon Lakeside

Views - 50 Friday, 12 July 2019 00:00

Cinnamon Lakeside has introduced several new food and beverage promotions full of colour and flavour that will have diners enticed.


‘I Love Summerlicious’ at Harpo’s Cafes & Restaurants

Views - 18 Friday, 12 July 2019 00:00

Surprise your taste buds and enjoy the ‘Summerlicious’ promotion at Harpo’s Cafes & Restaurants, now on for the sixth consecutive year. With the hot and steamy weather the Summerlicious program offers long cool drinks, light salads and summer d


Spice it up at Hilton Colombo

Views - 9 Friday, 12 July 2019 00:00

Hilton Colombo is all out to spice up your taste-buds with its flavour of the month, chili! A series of innovative dishes and drinks are up for grabs at Café Kai, Graze Kitchen, Curry Leaf and L.A.B. On the menu at Graze Kitchen – Chili Pan Pizza,


Subway opens two more restaurants in Sri Lanka

Views - 26 Friday, 5 July 2019 00:10

Subway, the world’s largest submarine sandwich restaurant chain inaugurated its fifth and sixth restaurant together on Side A and B of Canowin Arcade – Southern Expressway in partnership with Canowin Hotels & Spas on 1 June. Subway is a purveyor


Chinese Dragon Café commences Loyalty Program and Free Delivery Service

Views - 23 Friday, 5 July 2019 00:02

Chinese Dragon Cafe, Colombo’s favourite Chinese restaurant, has introduced a new program to recognise its faithful and loyal customers by rewarding them with a 10% discount when placing a repeat order within 30 days through all channels. Their pi


Eclectic dining experiences at Cinnamon Grand

Views - 16 Friday, 5 July 2019 00:00

As the year heads into its second half, Cinnamon Grand guests can look forward to enjoying a range of Food and Beverage promotions that will suit different palates and cater to friends and families, as well as to groups


Flavours of Hyderabadi biryani at Cinnamon Red

Views - 14 Friday, 5 July 2019 00:00

Be it a special occasion or a casual meal with friends or family, a serving of biryani never fails to satisfy one’s hunger. While it has its roots in India and Persia, biryani is a favourite among rice-loving Sri Lankans as well. The next time you


Sri Lankan food at its best with Elevate

Views - 18 Friday, 5 July 2019 00:00

Indulge in Sri Lankan favourites at Elevate, Colombo’s highest bar and restaurant where a mouth-watering spread of traditional Sri Lankan food will be served on Friday, 5 July from 7.30 p.m onwards.  Whether in the mood for hot hoppers with a shar


Ultimate ‘Teppanyaki’ promotion at KOBE, Waters Edge

Views - 39 Friday, 28 June 2019 00:00

Renowned for its mouth-watering food and calming ambience, Waters Edge is offering its loyal and privileged customers the chance to experience the ultimate teppanyaki promotion, offered at the hotel’s authentic Japanese restaurant, KOBE. This must-


AYU Sunday Lunch buffet back at Mövenpick Hotel Colombo

Views - 29 Friday, 28 June 2019 00:00

Loosen that belt and pile up your plate. The AYU Sunday lunch buffet is back at the Mövenpick Hotel Colombo and this time, it’s all about “live cooking”. That’s not all, it’s priced at 2,900/= nett with free access to our rooftop infinity


WorldSpice Food Festival at Kandy City Centre

Views - 71 Friday, 28 June 2019 00:00

It’s going to be an eventful weekend at the Kandy City Centre where the second edition of WorldSpice Food Festival will be happening on 28, 29 and 30 June parallel to the last three days of Kandy Book Fair 2019. WorldSpice – the KCC owned in-hou


Jetwing Colombo Seven unveils exquisite new menu

Views - 28 Friday, 28 June 2019 00:00

Restaurant 57, the main restaurant of Jetwing Colombo Seven, recently unveiled a new menu to highlight its fusion of diverse and signature flavours, to its globally-inspired cuisine. Headed by Chef Indika, the restaurant invites guests to set off on


Echo at Cinnamon Grand: Next level Italian cuisine

Views - 42 Friday, 14 June 2019 00:00

Echo at Cinnamon Grand has always been a firm favourite for diners who love their Italian cuisine. As of this January, the restaurant has a new chef on board, who has taken an already divine dining experience to another level with delectable new addi


Kava brings the juju to Colombo’s rooftop scene

Views - 1490 Friday, 14 June 2019 00:00

There are only a few things Colombo loves more than a rooftop bar, so it’s no surprise that yet another one has popped up with its own unique vibe and ambience. At Kava, located on the rooftop terrace at No. 41 Maitland Crescent (the same building


Delectable new range of cakes at Goodies

Views - 26 Friday, 14 June 2019 00:00

Everything you’ve loved about the signature cakes at Cinnamon Lakeside’s Goodies has got even more tempting. Goodies has launched a new range of cakes, adding to the lineup of sweet, savoury and baked goods on offer. The new additions boast a new


Enjoy an incredible weekend with Colombo City Centre

Views - 17 Friday, 14 June 2019 00:00

This weekend, Colombo City Centre will be offering awesome activations that will provide excitement for the whole family. On Saturday, 15 June, you can experience that awesome cricket feeling with Colombo City Centre’s ‘Pitch and Win’ promotio


Enjoy Cinnamon Grand’s Restaurants #BackAtCG

Views - 56 Friday, 31 May 2019 00:00

Cinnamon Grand patrons can once again enjoy the finest fare at the popular fine dining restaurant, the London Grill and poolside hangout, the Breeze Bar as they open their doors on 1 June. The hotel, known for its range of restaurants, is a popular d


Prima KottuMee to spice up the cricket season

Views - 51 Friday, 31 May 2019 00:00

Prima KottuMee launches the ‘Hot N Spicy Kricket’ promotion once again for the sixth consecutive year, extending it to not one, but two whole months. Beginning on 1 June and ending on 31 July, the promotion brings with it the chance for fans to w


Increased demand for Finagle products across the globe

Views - 27 Friday, 31 May 2019 00:00

Finagle Lanka Ltd. Founder and Managing Director Mahinda Ranasinghe and the Board of Directors of the company consisting of family members claimed another achievement in the export sector, with the increased demand for Finagle products across the glo


Calorie Counter upgrades menu with more healthy options

Views - 25 Friday, 31 May 2019 00:00

Calorie Counter being a pioneer in the health food industry in Sri Lanka recently upgraded its menu with a range of new healthy options. A variety of salads and grills created by Calorie Counter’s Founder Duaine Peiris himself have been added to an


Asian Cuisine Festival in Guangzhou

Views - 27 Friday, 31 May 2019 00:00

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Guangzhou participated in the Asian Cuisine Festival which was held from 19-23 May in Guangzhou as a part of the Conference of Dialogue among Asian Civilisations that was held in Beijing from 15-22 May. The Consu


Ministry of Crab, Next Innings and PickMe announce unique partnership to customers

Views - 448 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

PickMe, Sri Lanka’s own and popular mobility technology solutions provider has teamed up with restaurants Ministry of Crab and Next Innings to offer their customers some great deals for dining out. In an effort to offer parking solutions to diners


Free pizza with Visa at Pizza Hut

Views - 118 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

Pizza Hut, the favourite name amongst Sri Lankans for its delicious pan pizza and year-round value-for-money offers, once again teams up with Visa, the global leader in payments technology, to bring back the ever so popular joint promotion ‘Free Pi


BRAGG Live Foods marks three years in Sri Lanka

Views - 57 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

If you are a health food fan, it is likely that your pantry contains a bottle of BRAGG Apple Cider Vinegar (BRAGG ACV) – the iconic unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar with the vivid red-and-yellow labels. This year, BRAGG Live Foods Sri Lanka celebrate


Pyramid Wilmar’s Masterline Bakery Advisory Services to add value to Sri Lankan bakery industry

Views - 48 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

Pyramid Wilmar launched Masterline Bakery Advisory Services, a specialised state-of-the-art baking learning centre that is focused on adding value to the country’s bakery industry by enhancing knowledge within the industry. Pyramid Wilmar’s Maste


Armpit bacteria cheese, ‘talking plant’ on show at London food exhibition

Views - 33 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

London (Reuters): Cheeses made with bacteria taken from celebrities’ ears, toes and armpits, a ceramic toilet cooked up from cow manure, edible water bottles and a “talking plant” may not be your usual exhibits at an art and design museum. But


Fadna Ezy tea is easier now

Views - 30 Friday, 24 May 2019 00:00

Fadna Ezy tea is the natural remedy for ladies having difficulties in their menstrual periods, which now comes in a handy packet for an affordable price. The product is solely for women and it is a tasty tea product which is formulated according to o


Latest draw at Park Street Mews

Views - 43 Friday, 17 May 2019 00:00

Park Street Mews is buzzing again with a unique ‘Gin afternoon on Sunday’ with Minesh Dissanayake’s unplugged sounds on the street and Pradeep off the record from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. – Pix by Lasantha Kumara


Today's Columnists

Difference between a woman and a man (yin and yang) and finding solutions to violence in society

Thursday, 18 July 2019

This is not at all a philosophical discourse on gender differences, or the complementary roles of yin and yang (women and men) in social or biological formation. This is also not to speak about who is superior among the two. This is just an observati


I wish Sajith Premadasa had taken up a challenging ministry to showcase his prowess

Thursday, 18 July 2019

Expectations, father and son Sajith Premadasa has put his hands up for leadership in the party and for nomination by the United National Party in the forthcoming presidential elections. I wish Sajith had tested himself, and had given the public a cha


Foreign Affairs and Defence to be one portfolio?

Thursday, 18 July 2019

Unless we are all suffering from dementia, the last experience with a foreign military on our soil should be very clear in our heads. The Indian Peace Keeping Force landed in Sri Lanka to supposedly bring peace to the war-torn country when the LTTE t


Federer lessons for Sri Lanka tourism

Thursday, 18 July 2019

The Wimbledon Men’s Final in 2008 was termed as the best match the world has seen between the two arch rivals Federer and Nadal. But, what we saw last Sunday between the two of them after 11 years sure shocked the world. Many just asked the questio


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