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Seafood Cove

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
(011) 271 5221 7
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (26 reviews)
“red mullet” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (25 reviews)
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Seafood, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place indeed is for sea food lovers and a must if in Colombo. The setting is boosted by the fact that its by the sea and of course the famous Mt.lavinia hotel. The variety of fish is amazing and so so fresh made to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

During our stay at the Mount Lavinia hotel we eat here twice. The first time was on the day we arrived at Mount Lavinia. We had not read any reviews and knew nothing about the restaurant. The hotel booked us a table and we arrived...More

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 1 week ago

No fresh fish at lunchtime?? Only available for dinner - very dissapointing when I was looking forward to a lobster lunch.

Thank sooziebar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shockingly bad practices. I asked for a steamed live crab. Was shown one but a miserable crab filled with water and little meat was served up. I know my crab and that was a frozen one (badly frozen at that). It turned out to be...More

Thank RThomas00
Reviewed 1 week ago

Candle lit dinner on the beach and being serenaded by a two piece Calypso band. The chef was ever so gracious with his recommendations and could not do enough.

Thank Sellappa P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved eating on the beach and choosing the fish and way it was to be cooked. You can choose from various of ways of cooking and different sauces and vegetables. The chips were delicious too.

Thank janewhyman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The choice of fresh Lobsters,King prawns,Squid,Tuna,Spanish mackerel,Yellow fin,Sardines,sprats,Crabs,Rock Mullet. The most difficult job is to make up your mind,because you determine the quantity(Grams)and choice of dinner.I just felt the fresh sea food had come to me.To top it off, you enjoy the dinner under a...More

Thank Errol V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I read the reviews and long before we even got to the airport in London , I knew, we would be eating here . Well it doesn’t disappoint . There is a happy hour between 6-7 which is 241 on selected beers and cocktails...More

Thank Goldlittlefishie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner here! The seafood was fresh and delicious! The candlelight, beach setting and live music made this a romantic experience for us. I loved it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 November 2017

What better place to enjoy fresh sea food cooked to your pallet. The ambience lit up by candles on the table and flares lining the beach. The rumbling of waves of the ocean and sea sand at your feet. The seas food was as ordered...More

Thank Sriantha D
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Questions & Answers
21 February 2015|
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Response from Sallylb | Reviewed this property |
Hiya yes there are vegetarian options not extensive but I'm sure you will be able to choose something
1 February 2015|
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Response from Shyana212 | Reviewed this property |
If I remeber right there is a ramp that you can use instead of the steps. My only concern would be that the restaurant could be a long walk for your 92 year old grandma. However I would suggest you speak with the front desk... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Hotel Rd | Mt Lavinia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: (011) 271 5221 7
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