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Hot Rock

Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (27 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was OK, but nothing special. Large portions, but not that tasty. I ask for spicy, but got the standard meal with a bowl of chili paste. No service charge and cheap beer, so good value for a beach restaurant.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We visited Hot Rock 3 years ago and were happy with the food so we went back this time. What a mistake!! Food was not at the same standard and the prices were high for what you got. My daughter ordered a Burger which you...More

Thank DubaiWhite
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Spent quite a few days here and had a great experience. Good food, cheap beer but the best part was the service. All the staff were really friendly and treated my son and I really well, especially Akith who looked after us all week, he's...More

Thank buccaz
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Like this beach restaurant its easy going. Nice people and helpfull and maybe to much choice. Jaffles are great and the juices too. And the ice on the beach awesome

Thank photoned
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

The “old style prawn curry” reminded me of my childhood curry experiences so much I was expecting a power cut and miners strike to happen at any second. Really bland. Smoothies are good however. Added bonus getting to watch assorted sweaty tourists shower off right...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

The Hot Rock restaurant is a lovely place to visit it's on the beach in Unawatuna it has a very good menu with fresh home cooked food cooked to perfection every dish is superb with good portions and very tasty a lovely place to visit

Thank Ashdavenport
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

I loved this quite place on the beach as it is almost towards the end of the beach. The food is above average and the prices are not too high for a beach restaurant. The service could be definitely improved but that’s the norm here...More

Thank Devika W
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed quick meal of burger (took 2 because one was not enough). Competitive prices and nice stuff.

Thank Rokas D
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place with reasonable price. But shrimps are not tasty, little bit grilled without souce and sidings.

Thank Vladimir V
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Eat here when unexpectedly, the nearby Pink Elephant was closed. Food was better than expected albeit the place could do with sprucing up a bit

Thank Drummond200
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: 224-2685
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