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Shirani Home Made Rice & Curry

36 Kadabedda Gama, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
+94 77 920 6951
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (39 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
36 Kadabedda Gama, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place by chance and are really happy we did. The curry was amazing and really allowed you to sample some proper local food. Owner and his family are really friendly and gave us some insight into the different spices they use. Unfortunately...More

Thank AlexandraEJC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a very warm welcome we were treated like family by our host who was so kind and friendly. He told us all about the various dishes we were presented with (veggie curry, Sambal, aubergine, rice, dhal, jack fruit curry, popadoms). The food was by...More

Thank Sarahbean99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by chance and left it with full bellies and a smile on our faces. Their specialty is curries for dinner and normally you have to ring them up an hour in advance. But it seems we were lucky and there were...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered "Chicken Curry ", nothing else. In came almost 10 small fantastic side dishes. All of them just amazing. Well, to be honest, the main dish was not so good. But as a package, and also considering the homely environment and cheap prices, it...More

Thank danbR4849OI
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Lions Rest and near to the hotel we found Shirani. We pre ordered the day before so Shirani could go shopping and prepare the food for the following evening. We had several different types of curry including Dahl, chicken, aubergine, pumpkin...More

Thank FMC747
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I read about the place in a blog in the internet. When we arrived we weren't sure if the place was open but the owners immedietly told us to come inside and they cooked really great rice and curry completely fresh. They...More

Thank Florentine S
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Lovely family who will be expanding the restaurant business to included rooms. They were a week away from opening and I have to say, they looked fabulous.

Thank MargotDubai
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Amazing hospitality and excellent chicken curry with dal and rotis and rice..........Lala Left us back to the Hotel in his tuktuk...

Thank Manoj V
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

It is a very small family run restaurant. You should call in ahead and order curry as they make food on a order in basis (you can still get other condiments with a fish/prawn etc which still makes up for a nice dinner). Portion sizes...More

Thank kunal s
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Lala and his family will make sure you eat to your heart's content. Shirani is not exactly a restaurant, but rather a family house that's open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We went there twice over the course of two weeks and each time came...More

Thank Mariano V
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Kadabedda Gama, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Matara  >  Weligama
  • Phone Number: +94 77 920 6951
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