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Rampart Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Seafood, Sri Lankan
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Rampart St, Galle, Sri Lanka
091 074 380103
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we had lunch here.. ok food, great view.. but service is extremely slow. a bit costly as well.. may be charging for the view.

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Hove, UK
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277 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I came here to watch the sunset and have a beer. It's a huge, vast space - reminiscent of an Australian outback pub, with a large gallery/balcony space open to the outdoors. It's quite basic, but it will do the trick for a cheap beer.

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Guernsey
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quaint colonial type restaurant on the west side of Galle Fort which makes it ideal to watch the sunset over the ramparts while enjoying a cold beer, glass of wine or a meal. Quite reasonably priced for the position and ambience too. The food is decent and the staff are pleasent. I have used it at irregular I tervals... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not impressed because grilled seafood was served cold and grilling lacked the BBQ aroma. I had cuttle fish, prawns and pastas. We could do better than this restaurant.

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Thank Linda H
Manama, Bahrain
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at Rampart Restaurant after a hectic day in Hikkaduwa and Galle. We ordered devilled chicken and chicken fried rice along with Ice Tea. The devilled chicken was good but the fried rice tasteless. Location is not bad. Food delivery took a while.

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Terrigal, Australia
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172 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here on advice from our guide/driver. It was so busy with all the tourist buses and buffet!! Not a place we would have picked. We asked for menu and ordered Sri Lankan curry- would take 30 minutes and the lobster 100g Salad. The curry was nothing to write about and watery with pre- frozen vegetables. The grilled lobster-... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We had our lunch here and the food is just great! The service is quick and prices are okay. Not cheap but not very costly either. Above all, the 1st fllor place offers great views to the sea and its a marvelous experience there.

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Had a late lunch whilst on tour of Galle sights. It was a little mediocre & not that tasty. The service was good & fairly prompt. The view was very pleasant & enhanced the meal.

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London
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We have eaten at some great places in Galle so when we saw the Rampart Hotel/ Restaurant we thought the building and location was perfect for a lovely lunch. How disappointed were we. We were visiting with our Sri Lankan friends and we all had a different dish and all were very disappointed. How can you get a club sandwich... More 

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Campana, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We went to this restaurant while visiting the city of Galle. The seaview was pretty amazing. The food was very good. I tried the sri lankan prawn curry, which was a little spicy but soften with coconut milk, It was great! I also ate a dish with lentils which was also great. I recommend this restaurant when visiting Galle.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Sri Lankan
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rampart St, Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: 091 074 380103
Description
Mixed Western and Sri Lankan cuisine, with excellent seafood

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?