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Crab Restaurant Chaaya Tranz Hotel

) #30 of 98 Restaurants in Hikkaduwa $$ - $$$ Seafood,
Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 278000
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab” (28 reviews)
“kingfish” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Sri Lankan
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Quality food and great accommodating staff! Def worth eating here if staying at this hotel. Great for after lunch!

Thank Narriso
Reviewed 19 February 2017

While staying at Hikkaduwa and Hotel Tranz Hikka in a rainy evening we decided to eat our dinner at the hotel. It was not a disapointment at all. Very tasty crab bisquit and big prawns for the main course were both very good. Along with...More

Thank Heidi R
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

First time you go there, you're thinking "wow, looks like an expensive place!" Then you get the bill and tell the waiter you wanted to pay for the whole table, not just yourself. He's confused because that's the whole bill. My favorites here: lobster curry,...More

Thank Marc P
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The menu choice, meal quality and service all add up to a very good experience. However, you do pay for that pleasure. The value is OK although the absolute price may cause you a small intake of breath.

Thank fedupphil
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here 10 adults and 6 kids, the food was so good and we did get outstanding service from the waiter Samantha.

Thank Fridatulum
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited The Crab, which is part of the 4 Star Hikka Tranz hotel, as an alternative to the usual buffet style lunch offered at the main hotel. The restaurant is 10m from the beach and has no walls, which offers a...More

2  Thank Errol70
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The Crab Restaurant is part of the Hikka Tranz hotel and although we were not staying there, we decided to go there for a slightly more expensive Sri Lanka meal. The ambience and atmosphere of the restaurant is wonderful- the lights are dimmed, the sounds...More

Thank BirchTravels
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We had a nice dinner in The Crab. Staff was very nice and the restaurant was very clean and attractive. We had sushi and sashimi as starters which was very nice and we took backed crab and King fish, prawns & red as our main...More

Thank Yasas D
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stopped by for lunch on the way back to Colombo as we had been craving crab and were pretty pleased to see the sign ... pretty enough restaurant, open sided with a view of the beach... , but first we had to find someone...More

Thank Misky L
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Many thanks to Samantha who organised dinner on the beach for me and girlfriend (now fiancé) He really went the extra mile writing our names in the sand and flowers on the table. He even organised some fireworks for the big moment. Worth every penny...More

Thank Daniel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Cuisine
Seafood, Sri Lankan
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Hikkaduwa
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 278000
Description
Crab Restaurant located at the Lobby level, north wing of the Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa & open air restaurant with option of dining outdoor.
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