Dining

Ladies dine at 50% off this Valentines at Hilton Colombo Residences

Views - 34 Friday, 2 February 2018 00:00

Hilton Colombo Residences has announced its Valentine’s Day promotion ‘A Feast of Love’ at FLOW. All ladies who dine


Romance it up in the Hills

Views - 13 Friday, 2 February 2018 00:00

This Valentine’s Day take your romance to Amaya Hills Kandy for a special evening with your loved one. The F&B team


Boardwalk at Waters Edge launches exciting new menu

Views - 19 Friday, 2 February 2018 00:00

An evolving Colombo has many different dining options with cuisines from around the world. Just outside the city however


Celebrate Valentine’s at the Galadari

Views - 24 Friday, 2 February 2018 00:00

The Galadari Hotel is geared up to welcome in the month of love with much celebration. The hotel has a number of exciting promotions on board to make for an unforgettable Valentine’s.


Valentine’s celebrations at The Kingsbury

Views - 37 Friday, 2 February 2018 00:00

Think romantic, elegant, grand, vibrant, exciting and you will be able to sum up the plans The Kingsbury has for you on Valentine’s Day


Australia Day food promotion at premium Cargills Food City outlets in Colombo

Views - 18 Friday, 26 January 2018 00:00

The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) together with Cargills Ceylon Ltd. launched an Australia Day food promotion at premium Cargills Food City outlets in Colombo.


Arabic Food Festival at Heritance Negombo

Views - 15 Friday, 26 January 2018 00:00

Bringing authentic flavours of exotic Arabic cuisine to the town of Negombo, Aitken Spence Hotel’s five-star property


Colombo School of Arts & Sciences to hold Food Fest tomorrow to help differently abled

Views - 12 Friday, 26 January 2018 00:00

The kids of Colombo School of Arts and Sciences (CSA) have taken on an ambitious project this year to raise funds for a worthy cause


Endless crabs at Thuna Paha by Waters Edge

Views - 31 Friday, 26 January 2018 00:00

Surrounded by picturesque waterways on an island of its own lies Colombo’s most authentic Sri Lankan restaurant Thuna Paha by Waters Edge


New Knorr Biryani Mix adds lip-smacking flavour at grand finale of Knorr Biryani Challenge

Views - 13 Friday, 26 January 2018 00:00

Starting the year on an aromatic note, the grand finale of the Biryani Challenge organised by Knorr, in partnership with Keells Super


Browns Group launches 100Plus isotonic drink

Views - 31 Friday, 19 January 2018 00:00

Browns Pharmaceutical, a subsidiary of the Browns Group (BG), this week launched the popular 100Plus isotonic drink in Sri Lanka


YUMI presents novelty to the taste buds

Views - 24 Friday, 19 January 2018 00:00

Taj Samudra Colombo’s hip and happening Japanese Resto bar, YUMI, presents a new range of authentic Japanese cuisine,


Colombo Supper Club to feature The Table, one of India’s finest restaurants

Views - 70 Friday, 19 January 2018 00:00

Colombo Supper Club is well into its second year of operation, having featured an amazing variety of celebrity chefs throughout 2017.


Nestlé launches Maggi Pazzta

Views - 34 Friday, 19 January 2018 00:00

Nestlé Lanka recently launched its new product ‘Maggi Pazzta,’ a fresh way for consumers to cook tasty meals quickly.


Pelwatte Ice-Cream now at Sathosa

Views - 10 Friday, 19 January 2018 00:00

To kick start the New Year, 100% local dairy manufacturer Pelwatte Dairy Industries is ensuring that everyone has access to their delicious range of ice-creams by partnering with the Sathosa supermarkets network.


Royal Thai certified as ‘Authentic Thai Cuisine’ by Thai Select, Thailand

Views - 24 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Colombo’s premium urban resort Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo has received the prestigious ‘Thai Select’ program certification from the Department of International Trade Promotion


Pakistan Food Festival opens in Colombo

Views - 26 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

With the aim to build around an idea of creating common platform for people who love food, the colorful Pakistan Food Festival


Chocolate blackout at Hilton Colombo

Views - 29 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

It’s hard not to fall in love with chocolates. With its luxurious form, luscious flavour, and the way it all melts in the mouth


Maggi noodles’ high quality standards recognised by SLSI

Views - 18 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Nestlé’s much-loved Maggi noodle range was recognised for their high quality standards by SLSI (Sri Lanka Standards Institution)


McDonald’s opens new restaurant in Mount Lavinia

Views - 43 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

McDonald’s, the world’s most iconic fast food chain, launched their latest restaurant in Mount Lavinia, just in time for the new year.


Food extravaganza at Waters Edge this January

Views - 17 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Colombo’s culinary hub Waters Edge is where every food lover needs to be this year. Kick-starting January the internationally


Thai Pongal celebrations at Chutneys at the Grand

Views - 18 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

On Sunday 14 January 2018, Chutneys at the Cinnamon Grand comes alive with a carefully curated South Indian Vegetarian buffet to celebrate the festival of the harvest – Thai Pongal.


Zion Holdings steps in to restaurant industry with all new franchise ‘Baguette’

Views - 107 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

Less than two years from its inception, Zion Holdings has managed to expand exponentially, making its mark on all industries the brand has tapped into


Mabroc Bubble Tea’s quest to infuse new relevance into a timeless favourite

Views - 12 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

Among the most famous alternative preparations of tea to rise to popularity both globally, and – more recently – locally,


Asia’s favourite restaurant Mainland China opens in Colombo

Views - 1016 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

South Asia’s leading Pan Asian restaurant chain Mainland China, opened in Colombo recently. With 42 restaurants in 16 cities across India, Bangladesh,


The Cauldron introduces a roast paan breakfast

Views - 24 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

What better way to start the day than with a hearty breakfast? But with the busy lifestyles that we city dwellers lead,


Crysbro Chicken unveils freshly packed chicken parts

Views - 9 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

More Sri Lankans consuming chicken is a ‘healthy’ sign as per experts because chicken is rich in proteins and vital nutrients that help citizens lead a healthy and active life through consuming a balanced diet.


London cafe unveils the ‘selfieccino’: Self portraits in froth

Views - 11 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

LONDON (Reuters): A cafe in London is taking barista art to a new level by giving customers the chance to sip on their own self-portraits.


Colombo Coffee Company brews for Shangri-La Colombo

Views - 36 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

The flag carrier for Lavazza Coffee and the only total coffee solutions provider in Sri Lanka, Colombo Coffee Company in


The quest for a well-resourced holiday meal

Views - 12 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

blogs.worldbank.org: Holidays for me have always been about family and food. A time to relax, catch-up with loved ones and eat good food


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Tamil actor Kamal Haasan stars in new role as political leader

Saturday, 24 February 2018

Srinivasan Kamal Haasan is one of India’s foremost film actors. Known popularly as Kamal, the talented and versatile thespian has not only excelled as an actor onscreen, but has successfully engaged in other cinematic spheres too. The multi-faceted


Yameen’s economic offensive to counter political adversity ahead of presidential poll

Saturday, 24 February 2018

The embattled Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen, who is facing intense political opposition both in and out of the country, hopes to win the September, 2018 presidential election using a combination of political belligerence and a strong economic pr


In the end, there was nothing

Saturday, 24 February 2018

Much more than a storm in a tea cup! To a non-discerning person, it all seemed like the final battle of the counter revolution. President Sirisena was up in smoke trying to oust Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe for no articulated reason. He asked


Shouldn’t Govt. prevent parliamentary system from decay and destruction?

Friday, 23 February 2018

The wrong people teach us the best lessons. As a clever nation, we had always used our ballot and chased the wrong people


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