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Tea Factory Hotel Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 52 2 223600
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Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had dinner and breakfast there. Dinner offers both ala carte and a generous spread of local and western cuisines. Chef Shammu is ever present to introduce and go into individual details of the buffet spread offered, while being entertained by live background piano playing music. You will also notice some old tea factory tools or parts of machinery creatively... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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294 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a well maintained cozy restaurant. The pastry shop is good to have after a mountain terrain drive and they give hot hot tasty complimentary tea which is really good

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Thank mythili_rm19
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We dined in the Hotel restaurant during our 1 night stay in Septmeber 2016. It was a buffet Restaurant which served numerous dishes. I tried most of these and found the food to be beautiful. We also enjoyed our breakfast the following morning.

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Thank georginathornton
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view is amazing, the building is beautiful, you feel as an old english guy coming for dealing with tea, 2 centuries before. But, the rooms are a bit old and need a bit a fresh up, the food is a bit too "world wide" and the bill a bit heavy. However, superb place to stay to discover tea fields.... More 

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Thank gdrara
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A buffet to meet any taste and dietary need. Curries were delicious, desserts were not so, but it's a genuine thing across all Sri Lankan restaurants.

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Thank Jurgita K
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

When you need a place for relax this is the best place to be. very close to nature and very friendly staff.

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Thank donsurendrajayas2017
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The choice was between a Sri Lankan buffet and a five course meal. We went ahead with the latter. The food was very good and the price quite reasonable. Presentation was nice. Service superb! The restaurant and the surroundings were wonderfully calm and relaxing and had the true feel of Nuwaraeliya. Would loved to have come for the dinner buffet,... More 

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Thank Upekkha M
Southampton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Rest in one of the Lounges, have a gin and tonic and enjoy the log fires in the evenings before dinner. Make sure you don't nod off to sleep though

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Thank bstevns
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Recently I Visited Tea Factory Hotel To Calibrate My Moms Birthday. I’m so delighted with Service and Their Welcome, That I Have Ever Experienced Especially on My Mom's Birthday, It Was Memorable Wonderful Dinner Out with My Family with Spectacular View. Delicious Food Treated Us At Their Finest. Best For All Friendly Staff, They Make No Mistake Provided Top Notch... More 

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Thank Piuminisha
Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This restaurant is in the Heritance Tea Factory hotel. The buffet lunch we had was great. Lots of western style meats, roast lamb, barbecue chicken, plenty of local curries, salads, cheese selection and a broad range of desserts. The room has a really high quality feel in the refurbished old Tea Factory. It's quirky, but quality. The food was all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: +94 52 2 223600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?