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Fortaleza

) #9 of 112 Restaurants in Galle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, European, Asian
Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 233415
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Number 9 Church Cross Street | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and very much enjoyed our stay. We were in the Cross Church rooms. There are only 4 rooms and the upstairs rooms were much better value, bigger and not costing much more. So if you can, ask for those....More

Thank Veronicacalling
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Fabulous review ! Thank you for sharing with us, it gives us a great sense of achievement to read such kind words, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels and we hope to...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

You are not going to sample any traditional Sri Lankan food here but this classy courtyard restaurant does serve up quality international dishes in a very attractive setting. There are a couple of half decent bottles of wine available as well! The seared tuna and...More

Thank GlobalVagrants
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you for sharing the great review ! Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Located on a quiet street in Galle Fort, this restaurant served delicious food suitable for all of the family including children. The service was friendly and they had a good range of dishes

Thank Murray C
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you for your great review ! Great to hear you and the family enjoyed it. Please come again. Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Nice, open air restaurant in the middle, courtyard area of the hotel. Service at night was great and food was superb. Keep in mind the restaurant does not have AC, so be prepared.

Thank B002013
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for the great review. We hope to welcome you back again. Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fantastic food and ambiance. Must try their cocktails and mock-tails. Great people working here and the food quality and service is excellent. Highly recommended for dinner.

Thank indusman248
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for the high recommendations. The team will be overjoyed when i pass it along. Please come and see us again. Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 20 October 2016

A great spot in the wonderful and unique Galle Fort! We had dinner here twice as our young children really enjoyed the meals (so did we). Modern international cuisine - a break from rice and curry (not that we wanted a break)! Great drinks and...More

1  Thank MabelJane
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share this great review ! Really a sense of achievement to read such from one of our guests. Trevor the princess is sitting here in her usual spot. Shall give her a pat on the back for you...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had the teriyaki burger and chicken wrap (we shared the garlic bread and it was the best!!). We'd give a 5 if the staff were more attentive. We'd still recommend though!More

Thank KO03
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for your comments and feedback. Great to hear you enjoyed the food ! On the other hand it is saddening to read you were let down by the service. We shall take it on board to develop our team further. We hope you...More

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

excellent menu, excellent service and great ambience. Can't fault this place! We ate at several places in Galle but Fortaleza was our number one choice.More

Thank Muscat-Makora
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

The title says it all ! Thank you for the brilliant review ! We have been receiving some great feedback from our guests in the past month and were really pushing hard to maintain the consistency. Thank you for your support and we hope you...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely meal with the family... the ambiance was lovely and the western menu had a couple specials in line w/ a lovely seafood curry! The sesame crusted tuna over a salad of greens w/ a ginger / spy dressing was most definitely a hit as...More

Thank jastreboff
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you for your fantastic review ! It is a great reward for everybody's hard work. I shall pass this along to the entire team. Thank you again and we hope we can welcome you back some day. Warm regards Ethan

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Nice venue sitting outside at the patio. We ordered prawns spaghetti and were very tasty with a homemade pesto sauce :)

Thank Gilotto
Ethan S, Manager at Fortaleza, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Love the title ! I shall pass this along to the team. We hope you return again for more. Warm regards Ethan

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Suzanne S
5 December 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 30
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
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
Description
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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