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Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 233415
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

What a find! A beautiful setting in the evening with candles, lanterns and twinkly lights decorating the courtyard. Cocktail menu is great while you look at the food menu and agonise over what to choose. I had seated tuna starter, the chicken burger (which is...More

Thank Pumpkinny
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We found this place by luck on our search for a cold beer. The place has a good selection of delicious food and the courtyard is cosy.

Thank Vero F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Enjoyed a lovely evening meal here in the atmospheric courtyard. It's on the pricey side as many places in the fort. However, both the food and service were excellent.

Thank Cazzatats
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We stayed in the Library Room, a quality room with excellent air con and the essential mosquito net. A plus point is it's position in Galle Fort, however, there was some noise from the surrounding rooms, restaurant and road. Not too bothersome though. For those...More

Thank suzemj2015
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for your contribution and feedback. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here. We are sorry if you may have felt some disturbance from the surrounding area, this is never normally a comment we receive. Although some of...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The hotel room was beautifully decorated and the service was top! The breakfast was also very good in the restaurant from the same owner in a building nearby.

Thank Dirk G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had breakfast twice and it was good. They have a good variety of fresh fruits, juice, cornflakes and bacon and eggs etc..

Thank manique-fernando
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner here one evening and had a good experience. The food was well cooked and the service was sharp. Overall an enjoyable night was had by all.

Thank colinlisamatthews
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Our group of six just walked in off the street while looking for lunch and we were not disappointed. The waiter told us that restaurant is in a 400 year old former spice warehouse, and the aged patina of the walls has been preserved as...More

Thank 341claire
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went there today for dinner with my hubby and the food was delicious. The waiter was really kind and helpful. On the menu it said they had shrimps spaghetti and I don't eat sea food so I told him I don't eat sea food so...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I went here for dinner with my friends.The atmosphere was nice and cozy.The menu lacks variety!I ordered chicken burger,it was pricey and I thought it's not worth the money.Dessert was no exception,the cheese cake was definitely the worst cheese cake I've had in my life.But...More

Thank Rusiru R
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback. I m very sorry to hear that we did not meet your expectations, unfortunately we are left with little option other than to apologize. If we were made aware at the time it would have been very easily...More

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Suzanne S
5 December 2016|
Response from Ethan S | Property representative |
Hi Suzanne Thank you for your inquiry. We will be offering our regular A La Carte menu plus a few Xmas specials on the board which are yet to be confirmed. Please get back to us next week via email to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Galle
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 233415
  • E-mail
Fortaleza is a courtyard Restaurant with a Bar. We serve Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Our menu is Western with an Asian influence. We have a specials board which changes almost every day.
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