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Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 250312
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (82 reviews)
“thai curry” (14 reviews)
“tuna” (53 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Most delicious food we had in Unawatuna (and we ate almost everywhere.) Expect the prices to be higher but that's for the quality you get. Everything is made fresh to order, it's great for vegetarians too as you can ask for a dish with a...More

Thank Kyraaaaa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kingfisher bar offers great food , great beer and great location . Staff are very friendly and attentive, also there is a beach party that goes on till very late.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a delicious lunch here, especially recommend the yellow fin tuna. The waiters are very friendly and the restaurant/hotel is in good condition with loungers in the beach which they kindly let us use after lunch to relax in.

Thank Cherie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very expencive and terrible! We really don't untherstand why people are rating positive about this restaurant. We had the tuna tatar and a wrap. It was very bad. If you like to eat the best tuna in the world you have to go...More

Thank Sharon d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner at Kingfisher restaurant. It is located on Unawatuna beach. They serve mixed cuisine and we had some pasta and their curry. The food was of decent quality, but a tad expensive by Srilankan standards. The better part was the low-down beds...More

Thank vinay k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my family recently. Price is little bit high but The food is tasty. We took a liquor bottle and they charge a resonable cockage price of (2000lkr). Good place to vist

Thank Anurada W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed with my husband there for 3 days. We have stopped at Unawatuna without booking anything before arrival. First stop was Kingfisher which had the best reviews at the area, so we decided to check it first! First impression awful! The receptionist guy...More

Thank eua_xenopoulou
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Known place in the beach area, loads of tourists coming here. Great food at reasonable prices. Trendy and loungy setting at night. Correct service.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We checked out the rooms which were really nice but a little too expensive for us so we stayed nearby (much better value). Luckily we didn't stay as every Saturday they have a beach party with very loud music until 4am. Not ideal if you...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

we came here for lunch because of different positive reviews and because we were expecting an interesting choise of fishes. not at all. only one catch of the day. the food is good but way too expensive in relation to the portions and the average...More

Thank raffaella i
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Questions & Answers
Danusha D
8 May 2017|
Response from Roshif2015 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel has a restaurant so there is most probably and outside toilet you can get changed in. However I am not sure if there are showering facilities.
12 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be
25 March 2017|
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Response from kingfisherunawatuna | Property representative |
Hello Dear shanelemphers, I inform you that we charge 2000rs after 11pm because it's the high season of tourists people. Sorry for this misunderstanding, you should ask the manager to talk about it. We're here to help and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 250312
Kingfisher is a hotel and restaurant beautifully located on the crescent-shaped beach of Unawatuna in the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka. It’s origins run back to late 90’s. We have a designed lounge bar where you can relax and sip a cocktail and we offer a western and eastern menu at the restaurent. All our products are fresh and from the market everyday. We also have daily and weekly events: Every saturday night, we organise a party with dj's, music in live.
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