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WB Villa

Matara Road | Talpe, Habaraduwa 80650, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 282922
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (22 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Matara Road | Talpe, Habaraduwa 80650, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Lovely little villa/resort owned and managed by an italian with loads of good taste! This is a must for a fantastic lunch after relaxing by the beautiful pool. WB is located right on the beachfront too of one of the most beautiful stretches of beach...More

2  Thank Lee V
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

A gorgeous private villa with a lovely small restaurant, set in a beautiful garden area, directly at the beachfront. The restaurant with its italian cucina is one of the best we ever had. A perfect place for delicious food, served by superfriendly staff in a...More

3  Thank Julie A
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Stylish restaurant serving Italian food. Great cocktails, food and service. Beautiful setting next to pool.

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We spent Christmas Day relaxing here and made full use of the sun loungers overlooking the beach before having lunch with friends. The food was DELICIOUS especially the fresh home made pasta dishes we ordered which were cooked to perfection. The starters were excellent and...More

1  Thank vannairn
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I was in wb villa from 2nd November to 7th November 2016. It was an excellent place and excellent service. And the staffs are very friendly specially a person called SANJEEVA.

2  Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had read lovely reviews of this place so popped in this afternoon to book dinner this evening. We looked at the menu and the prices were the highest we had seen over our two week stay across most of Sri Lanka, but we felt...More

Thank Kathryn G Ellis
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We discovered WB when visiting Galle a few years ago, and have visited the restaurant almost overtime we visit Galle. This place is hands down the best Italian food in Sri Lanka, excellent service, beautiful ingredients paired with some nice Italian wines, and lovely ambience....More

1  Thank Aupert
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were staying nearby and looking for lunch somewhere on Talpe Beach. We went to WB and were amazed by the high quality Italian food. The seafood risotto was exquisite and the seafood ravioli was also just delicious. The service was first...More

1  Thank Brodders91
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

WE visit WB as a sea food and Italian Restaurent. If you call them in advance they will get sea food fresh out of the sea with delicious home made pasta. The Grilled Prawns are really good. Rs. 3,600 per plate, for gigantic prawns -...More

Thank SheranFernando
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We came here for lunch (superb) and spent part of the morning and afternoon on sunloungers in the garden overlooking the ocean, drinking perfect g&ts. There is a little gate giving access to the beach, and a marble foot bath and tap to wash the...More

1  Thank Fiona J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matara Road | Talpe, Habaraduwa 80650, Sri Lanka (Formerly Why Beach)
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Habaraduwa
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 282922
  • E-mail
A sensational 2 room boutique hotel and restaurant in the south Gold Coast of Sri Lanka. WB is a private house but also the essential location for food and sun-seekers; it’s a secluded and stylish retreat just minutes from Galle where you can relax by the sea and indulge in delicious Italian cuisine accompanied by a good choice of wines. Chill out in tropical lounging pavilions, go for a dip in the beautiful coral lagoon and dry off on sun drenched loungers whilst enjoying the beautiful panorama of the ocean. The Italian owner’s classic architectural styling has been cleverly combined with monochrome interiors and luxurious furnishings that invite you to do no more than relax and imbibe.Indulge in a daily-changing menu that includes homemade choice of sauce for pastas, freshly baked "ciabatta" bread and plenty of fresh seafood. Items such as Italian antipasti and real Extra Virgin Olive Oil are specially imported from Italy for authenticity. Evening menus can always be pre-arranged whilst our scenic location makes WB the ideal place to host private parties that can be tailor-made to meet your individual desires and needs. You are welcome and as the coral lagoon offers safe and secluded swimming year-round it is a comfortably reassuring choice.
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