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Sharon Inn

59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 222416
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“aubergine curry” (14 reviews)
“curries” (26 reviews)
“fruit salad” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The view from Sharon Inn overlooks the lake and the big Buddha. The restaurant itself is very basic, don't be alarmed by the masses of bees flying around or lying on the ground. Their were curry buffet was delicious, make sure you get there slightly...More

Thank travelbug608
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Really nice food and great staff. Not very clean but this is one if the few places in kandy you can get good sri lankan

Thank Methsiri W
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

The food was great and the view was lovely. Cute ans quirky place but the food was definitely the highlight. It's a great place to get a good range of tastings and some proper Sri Lankan food.

Thank thainson
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We stayed close to this place and the Lonely Planet guide said it was a great place for local food. On the short walk up we met another couple who had heard similar. Once we arrived it was quite a hike to the top floor...More

1  Thank Pete2306
Reviewed April 2, 2018

We were very happy with our accommodation at Sharon Inn. It is up a hill but is a good location and was walking distance to main town centre and to the walk around the lake which was very nice. Easy to catch a tuk tuk...More

Thank Peggy356
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Our guide book sold this as the best rice and curry in town and the Sharon Inn certainly didn’t disappoint! The view of Kandy from the top of the hotel is fantastic, and the curries, both meat and vegetarian, were intensely flavoured and delicious! I...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I was staying at a hotel nearby but read that this was the place to dine at. Delicious vegetable dishes with some chicken too. A real retreat after a busy day at the town. My 5 star stamp of approval.

Thank Puhuvamajava
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

After a day of roaming around Kandy, we went for dinner in this hotel/restaurant, after raccomandation from our hotel. Where only 8.30 pm and the owner told us that they serve dinner from 7.30 pm but was still possible eat. The dinner was a buffet...More

1  Thank Helen P
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

For 1,300 rupees per person you can have an excellent buffet (as much as you can eat) of Sri Lankan vegetarian curries and rice, plus soup to start, a chicken curry, bread and fruit salad for desert. All on a lovely roof top terrace overlooking...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We went to this restaurant for dinner. Just a simple curry buffet and nothing that special. All vegetarian dishes to start and we thought that was it so filled up on this. Then after we had finished they came around and offered us some rather...More

Thank Murray M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 222416
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