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Dilena Beach Inn Sea Food Restaurant

No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 77 617 2756
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
“prawns” (15 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Fast food, Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The breakfast was great, you could choose from a western style breakfast or a traditional Sri Lankan breakfast.

Thank udayangatravel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yes, we arrived with high expectations but when he strolled out with 5 fresh prawns big enough to be mistakes for lobsters... We knew what we were having for dinner. Flavor was bursting from ever angle with the roar of the ocean waves crashing at...More

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the nasigoreng for lunch. It was delicious, we had great service and it's right on the beach. What more could you want!

Thank NATD01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this restaurant one evening walking around and since then, we went there every day until the end of our stay! The food was really good, tasty and the waiters were really friendly. They even responded to all our special culinary requests ! We...More

Thank Jovana R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We were searching for another restaurant but it was closed, so the staff recommended us Dilena Beach. Despite being the only ones having lunch at that moment, the food came pretty late and the portion was too little, comparing to the restaurants we visited before.

Thank Juan Miguel H
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Service was superb as well as the view - right on the beach front listening to the waves. Shared the jumbo prawns with my boyfriend and they were some of the best I've ever tasted. Will more than likely be heading back before our time...More

Thank abigailspragg
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here the other night was amazing and the service was brilliant!! Really nice place right on the beach I would definitely recommend the jumbo prawns 👌🏾

Thank John T
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I visited Dilena Beach restaurant with my family on 13th August and enjoyed a great lunch of devilled prawns. My wife had the devilled squid while my children had toasted sandwiches. The food was fresh and well prepared. It was very spicy as I'd hoped...More

Thank AWanderingMinstrel
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon here when looking for dinner and loved the yellow chairs on the sea front. The staff were very helpful and the food some of the nicest we've had in Tangalle, with a lovely vibe. Staff helped organise a tuk-tuk to and from...More

Thank Lydia M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has an amazing atmosphere , especially in the evening ! Next to the sea you can eat typical sri lankan food while watching the sunset. Different currys, fresh seafood and delicious fruitshakes for fair prices will make dinner to a nice experience in...More

Thank MarliesKathrin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$120
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 617 2756
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