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Sharon Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, , Vegetarian Friendly
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 222416
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“aubergine curry” (13 reviews)
“curries” (23 reviews)
“fruit salad” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Reviews (187)
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot skip this one when you are visiting Kandy! The food is absolutely fantastic, I could nog stop eating. Very defined taste and many dishes to taste from. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Lifeofamagpie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great for veggies (8 of the 9 curries were plant based), very tasty and unbelievable quality for the price (only 1,200 Rs each!). The staff were all very welcoming, there's a nice relaxed vibe (up and away from the busy city) and we loved the...More

Thank frtow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a buffet, you have to arrive at 7.30pm for dinner and the menu is fixed. What you get though is a soup starter, a dessert, and for the main a choice of 10+ curry dishes and all you can eat. All of...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good meal. Place quirky. Up five sets of stairs then a three course meal for a fiver and the food , which was lovely, was so cheap. Two cans of Lion and two glasses of red brought total to 4800 Alt. Bargain! Tuk tuk back....More

Thank Jonner1970
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The food was just delicious and the people couldn't have been more friendly! To get to the restaurant is up a bit of a hill on the south side of the lake and the short walk up is totally worth it. We started with a...More

Thank caiter19
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely evening at the Sharon Inn. We reserved a table for the buffet at 7.30, however wanted to go a bit earlier to see if we could catch the sunset/early evening light over Kandy's lake. They were very hospitable when we turned...More

Thank Boutterside
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We discovered this place for food from the Rough Guide. It was well worthwhile booking in advance to taste freshly made, home-cooked food eaten from a terrific roof-top view. The range of curries was perfect and the service was friendly and personal. Good value and...More

Thank markandsuedavies
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had heard that this was one of the best places to eat in Kandy. When we arrived, we were a bit surprised because it did not look special. But it was like eating at someone's home, with a family cooking for us. I used...More

Thank Alisco
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Sharon's inn completely lived up to expectations. Incredible buffet-style spread of food, mainly vegetarian (with an optional chicken dish). Very nice setting too. Only downside was that the alcohol seemed disproportionately expensive, which put a slight dampener on the evening.

Thank Ollie D
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Great food selection, lovely soup to start, and fruit to finish. Very enjoyable evening. Also served alcohol which can be hard to find!

Thank Libby W
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 222416
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