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Serena Villa Restaurant - CLOSED

No. 27 Mangala Mawatha Pahurumulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 883 1585
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
5 Apr 2015
10 Nov 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, International, European, Asian, Sri Lankan
$$ - $$$
No. 27 Mangala Mawatha Pahurumulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is very nice view of bentota river. And nice food. . but now is closed . ..........................................................? ..

1  Thank Gayan S
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We visited this restaurant earlier in the year and enjoyed it, so deciding to visit again we were dismayed to find it almost demolished, bought up by neighbouring Aida.

1  Thank Ange_G0206
Reviewed 29 June 2014

I've been using Serena Villa for a few years now but was a little shocked at the prices on their new menu introduced last week (mid June 2014). Some items are now at UK prices and there are other restaurants who offer better value -...More

1  Thank Ianleatherhead
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I came to Serena Villa a few years ago but this time I visited in the early evening when the restaurant was already quite full and from stepping off the boat I was made very welcome and quite suprised to be remembered by the owner...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We ate lunch here, the setting is lovely right on the edge of the Bentota river with a small jetty, meaning that you can arrive here by boat or tuk tuk. The main problem was that the young waiter did not speak very much English...More

Thank sue147reethi
Reviewed 19 April 2014

I have eaten here several times over the years. It wouldn't be my first choice of restaurant in Bentota, but is is OK. The menu is much the same as most places here and the good is perfectly acceptable, the service is actually a bit...More

Thank Grummy
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Perfect windy place, where we used to go for a lunch or dinner very often during my six-month stay in Bentota. Friendly staff, which looked after about us always very well. My favorits here are "Lime chicken with cashew nuts" and "Deviled seafood", but other...More

Thank Martina M
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

If you love seafood and music this place is definitely for you. They got variety of freshly cooked fish and other seafood which goes well with chilled bear especially on a typically hot sunny day of bentota. I been hear a couple of times and...More

Thank MakA92
Reviewed 20 February 2014

We spent the last few dates of our holiday in Bentota and we really liked to have dinners and spend our evenings at Serena Villa Restaurant. Seafood is great and their curry is delicious! Staff is very friendly, great atmosphere and brilliant location! We will...More

Thank CreeRa J
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Based on tripadvisor reviews decided this was the restaurant to try when venturing out from my lovely hotel. Bad choice! Yes, the setting is pleasant and the young waiter was polite. I chose the seafood bisque to start with, and as a past reviewer has...More

2  Thank Brishelen
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$70
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 27 Mangala Mawatha Pahurumulla, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 77 883 1585
  • E-mail
You can sit in the beach sand bar on the bentota river with snaks for a few beers to enjoy the beautifull sunsets! What ever you fancy we will accommodate you. Please join us to the truly superb seafood,which we specialise in,and experiencesri lanken and interntional cusine at it s best the delightful setting of our river side restaurant..
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