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Amal Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, Asian,
No. 135 Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
+94 34 3 942831
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“fish” (175 reviews)
“sea food” (75 reviews)
“crab” (61 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
No. 135 Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love the environment here, near to the beach and behind a railway tracks. First they serve us some roti and salads for starters which is quite yummy. The main course of Fried Fish, Lobster and Crabs is very good. A bit pricey but very...More

Thank plwh888
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amal came highly recommended. We were totally stung and it was a very ordinary experience. A very expensive, average meal . We paid over 8000 rupees, Nearly tripple any other meal we have had in Sri Lanka to date and we could not finish it...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such promise, but really a very expensive average meal. Received the warmest greeting yet in Sri Lanka, but I should’ve known. Btw, I don’t relish in giving a bad review, but . . . Don’t be fooled by the fish tank they take you to....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is nice, good food. Well taken care of and tasteful. The menu is having a lot of different meals. Not really cheap, but also not overrated. Staff very polite and friendly. Near the hotel/restaurant is the beach. Its a pitty that quite a...More

Thank FrancisMM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to have sea food, freshly prepared as you get to pick your own! Went twice, staff are not as attentive, however the food more than makes up for it.

Thank jaymeeni p
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had Nasi Goreng and asked for spicy which it certainly was! Phew! So be warned you get what you ask for but after the first few mouthfuls, I tucked in. Didn't eat it all because there was too much for me. I ordered the...More

Thank Megan-Cheltenham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. We love the food and ginger beer here. We have enjoyed using the beach facilities and the manager Silva is so very nice and friendly, he always makes time to welcome us and has interesting conversation. It is very important to...More

Thank eileen24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this place on 2 different occasions. A lovely restaurant with a choice of 3 dining areas - upstairs, downstairs (outside) and downstairs (covered). Seafood choice was out of this world, with a selection of live, fresh crab and lobster, but would recommend the...More

Thank Kieran395
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered Sri Lankan Jumbo Prawn Curry & I must say it was by far the best curry I’ve had in Bentota. The gravy was extraordinary & prawns very meaty & succulent. My wife & I spoke to Chef to know the secret recipe &...More

Thank Vimal J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy fresh seafood which is perfectly cooked look no further than Amal restaurant. We ate here twice during our recent visit to Bentota and were really pleased with our food on both occasions. In terms of local costs the place is a little...More

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Response from Carol210660 | Reviewed this property |
20 to 30 dollars without alcohol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 135 Galle Road | Robolgoda, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Bentota
  • Phone Number: +94 34 3 942831
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