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Serendipity Arts Cafe

) #54 of 111 Restaurants in Galle $$ - $$$ Cafe, Asian,
100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 952 5602
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“egg hoppers” (6 reviews)
“fish curry” (5 reviews)
“okra” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 19 February 2014 via mobile

Average food and average service. Nothing special, really... They use the same curry sauce for fish or chicken and it's pretty bland.

Thank Startoz
Reviewed 8 February 2014

My wife and I had breakfast and lunch while in Galle Fort, the food is really good! I had the Sri Lankan breakfast of hoppers, dahl, curry and sambal, it also come out with a beautiful fish curry, it was probally the nicest local breakfast...More

Thank Max274967
Reviewed 4 February 2014

Great food, great service, great art. Tables and chairs are not comfortable(stools too high for tables).

Thank DbbNewOrleans
Reviewed 31 January 2014 via mobile

Really good breakfast hoppers but unfortunately we had really bad service both days we visited. The first day we were charged for the coffee that was included in the breakfast, and the banana and fruit hoppers arrived with no fruit. The second day we visited...More

Thank TomWollongong
Reviewed 20 January 2014

I recent visited Galle with my family and an afternoon at the Serendipity Cafe was one of the highlights of our trip. We signed up for one of the cooking classes, learning how to make from scratch, 4 different curries (including fish, beetroot, dahl), sambal...More

1  Thank wavesBondi
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Very nice place and the food was delicious. The place where you can not only get a snack or a cup of coffee, see the paintings also. Just put on an exhibition of paintings of the Russian artist Anastasia. In this place you have a...More

Thank Julia_Bari
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Been here a couple times. Good tea, chill atmosphere and yummy dinner. I had the roasted veggies and my partner had a curry dish. Both were very good.

Thank Deanna D
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

Never had any bad service or bad quality food at Serendipity Arts Cafe. The coffee, rice and curry and even the mexican wraps here are always fresh and tasty!! I often come back here.

1  Thank Niels B
Reviewed 15 January 2014

So I decided to visit the amazing Galle Fort this "long weekend" to learn about its history, interact with its locals and meet Ms. Juliet Coombe (award winning author and owner of the Serendipity Arts Cafe). I arrived at the cafe after a long drive...More

Thank DDiaz88
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Had high hopes but was sadly disappointed. Lacklustre service and food that wasn't as good as it should have been left us feeling that the whole place was a bit of a sham. Expected an established arts cafe to be friendly, with good food and...More

Thank Tetleyteabag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pedlar Street, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 952 5602
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