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Dalada Vidiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 235164
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You enter in a canteen restaurant without atmosphere. The service is very bad, they are laughing at you. The food is really not good, you have pieces of bones in your beef chopsuey. I do not understand why it is recommended in tourist guides. ..

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Thank Martial et Céli... B
Sapa, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son lives in Thailand so he fancied an indian curry. We checked on Trip Advisor and went to the one with the best comments - we went in, looked at the menu, had a beer and walked out. It was dark and dingy and unwelcoming. SO, we went back to the Devon Restaurant (also known as the Captains Table)... More 

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Thank Jill C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waiter cleaned our table by wiping left-over food with a napkin and was pissed because we only ordered one curry to share for two. He made is feel unwelcome and urged us to pay while we were still eating. The curry was also dissapointing. Small portion, nothing compared to what we had in many other places.

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Thank Anja A
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the restaurant serve wider range of food for all there meals and even if you are looking for snacks. price is reasonable and there is plenty of space to sit.

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Thank MeeraMc7
Ragama, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Devon is my choice to dine whenever I visit Kandy. They have a good selection of menus for affordable prices and food is pretty good. A good place for a hurried lunch I'd say as the it is quite busy. Staff is also good, though one might complain about the lead time.

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aalborg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A recommendation from a local service manager made me go there first time and now I have been there 3 times and enjoyed the food and the atmosphere The concept of this local company is to provide everything from first class to budget under one roof even take away and all at a good price performance ratio and they are... More 

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The prices are affordable, good, tasty food. Friendly customer service. Place is clean. But it is always crowded.

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Thank Eshangi
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first meal in Kandy and honestly, this place can be quite intimidating for that! A flurry of activity and people, you'll find yourself feeling a lil lost. But don't shy away from looking around all the counters and asking what everything is and also for an explanation for things on the menu. The staff is reasonably helpful... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant seems to be full during lunch time, especially with Sri Lankan tourists. When we went there at 2 p.m., it was too late to have Sri lankan rice and curry, so they sent us to section where they served Chinese and Indian food. We had no other choice as it was a bit late for lunch. We had... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a meal here and despite wanting Sri Lanka food, recevied a tasty Indian meal. Nothing to complain about, no frills.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Indian, Asian, Soups, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dalada Vidiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 235164

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?