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Ice Bear Guest House Restaurant

103/2 Lewis Pl | Ethukala, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 233862
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Sri Lankan, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
103/2 Lewis Pl | Ethukala, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Ice Bear for 2 nights after arrival in Sri Lanka and another night before we departed. What a great place to recover from a long flight and prepare for another back to Canada. Cristi and his staff were so welcoming, friendly and...More

Thank anicca2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again we stayed at Ice Bear at the beginning and end of our trip around Sri Lanka. It is comfortable and stylish. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, all managed very calmly and efficiently by Cristi. Food in the restaurant is delicious. Returning to...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

A delightful place to spend our last two nights before leaving Sri Lanka. Next to the beach, lovely room and comfortable bed. Restaurant dining for breakfast with buffalo curd and special muesli on the menu. Captains table for dinner with daily new menu and also...More

Thank YvonneCR2014
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We arrived in the middle of the night, checked in and ready for bed, in the morning woke to the most peaceful of settings. Attentive staff made us breakfast followed by a walk on the beach, lots of rubbish on the beach, but Ice Bear...More

Thank melaniehF4948VS
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Lovely meals served at this restaurant. Swiss/ German style. Highly recommend. Do try the home mase wines!!

Thank Zango L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We enjoyed a cold (giant) Lion beer looking out at the ocean from Ice Bear's very picturesque, garden-like setting. A nice spot to while away the heat of the afternoon.

Thank carolcR4463QK
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The location of this restaurant/ Guest House is fantastic. In a secluded walled garden fronting the beach, you can seat at the lovely rustic tables and chairs and while away the hours. I visited the Ice Bear three times, once for an evening drink with...More

Thank Dave_from_the_UK
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We only went here a couple of times for drinks in the garden but it was an intriguing place and we would have been happy to stay there. It is Swiss owned and has good ethics

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 16 March 2017

They have quite good meal options at this guesthouse restaurant, including typically Swiss meals (Roesti and Muesli) as well as coconut juice from their trees in the garden. Don't offer any local food options which is a pity as all the chefs in the kitchen...More

1  Thank Nicholas M
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Been here for a quick drink. Very nice location on the beach, really polite waiters. But after a quick glimpse at the menu, I saw they serve shark meat. Since it's a western owned place I was shocked. Sharks are endangered spieces , and even...More

1  Thank Palitoscuba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103/2 Lewis Pl | Ethukala, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 31 2 233862
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