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Refresh Restaurant

# 384 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
+94 91 5 058108
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (101 reviews)
“mussels” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (27 reviews)
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07:00 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
# 384 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We asked our driver (George from My Odyssey Tours) to always take us to a non-tourist food place that served local food. He never missed .. while most times I think his selections were focused on the tourist the food served up was always terrific...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing :( Came here as a recommendation from my driver who said the seafood was really good. Seafood was fresh but problem is they don't know how to cook it properly! It's also very expensive for what you get. I orders the jumbo prawns and...More

Thank Lily B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We taste the Refresh Restaurant and two times we get the same problems : - not cool - very expensive - the food is not very good for the price - the staff forgot you It's not a restaurant but a CANTEEN

Thank auricheb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has one of the most extensive menus you will ever see. We ate here twice & both times it was very good.

Thank Bearscage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food Price - reasonable. Great sea view.. Nice place..me n my wife loved it... They got seafoods as well as other variations.. Price obviously i will say reasonable... U can choose ur own crabs/lobsters and anyother seafoods.. And they will cook it for u.....More

1  Thank WraTh J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Part way through a rather hectic touring day, we paused here for lunch. It turned out to be an excellent choice: great setting by the beach, friendly service, fresh and tasty seafood and a wide range of alternatives besides. All in our party were happy,...More

Thank Tista C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Been to refresh a few times now. Hands down the best dish on the menu has to be the Sri Lankan curry. You get some much food and it can definitely be shared between two people. I have been back many times for this meal!...More

Thank Annabel J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had dinner right by the beach, with a special seafood collection that included lots of the area's signature giant prawns. Great food, attentive and friendly service. Highly recommended!

Thank Steve41130
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We have been to the restaurant twice. We took the foreigners who came to visit us. They loved the food and we too enjoyed. It takes a bit of time to get the food on the table, but you can enjoy the sea breeze until...More

Thank salujajayasena
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My wife had devilled cuttle fish and despite my tuna being delicious I had severe food envy. Staff were lovely. We were hesitant given the reviews but it was a great spot. Insist on sitting as close to the beach as possible as the front...More

Thank sargieb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: # 384 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Hikkaduwa
  • Phone Number: +94 91 5 058108
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