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Foodlands Restaurant

42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 232765
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (46 reviews)
“tikka masala” (9 reviews)
“cakes” (36 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
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42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

A little expensive but very tasty and well cooked food. Loved the historical atmosphere in the colonial style building. Good service!

Thank ojadventures
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The ambience and the food was great. Even my fussy kids liked the food. Great sri lankan taste and the service was excellent too

Thank Azhad de A
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We we're recommended by our tour guide to come here for dinner. Upstairs was beautiful, recommend the butter nann, vegetable curry (all curried coke presented on a candle to keep warm-very interesting), and lime soda. The restaurant is also very kid friendly and the atmosphere...More

1  Thank Alison W
Reviewed 14 December 2016

After arriving in Kandy we struggled to find a decent restaurant for lunch. We read about The White House and decided to try it out. Make sure you make it upstairs which is where the restaurant is. The decor is not bad actually and it's...More

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Ok....... with the crowded down stairs. But not like the past days. This restaurant had a reputation food was great and had a very good menu and great service.

Thank Iranga k
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Recommended to us by our guesthouse on a Saturday night. Arrived at what was the end of the service hours, and were the last ones to order (8.30pm). Like every restaurant we visited in Kandy, not many diners due to it being a holiday weekend....More

Thank rachelharris88
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We had a nice dinner here, butter chicken was tasty as well as the rest of what we ordered. The restaurant itself is a bit tired and needs renovation, however it's a good option given the lack of places to eat in Kandy, which is...More

Thank Chiara D
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

the food was delicious. The service was very good , my dish was too spicy so they made me a new one very quickly without questions.

Thank ShaniK114
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Really excellent food in the centre of Kandy. We had the butter chicken, daal, mixed fruit smoothie and some naan/rice - all 5/5. Staff friendly too- highly recommend

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Came here by recommendation of our host and didnt regret it - fine Butter Chicken & Tikka Masala, decent portion, friendly staff. Would come here again.

Thank Kristina G
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Michael D
26 January 2018|
Response from ShaQMnzr | Property representative |
No we do not serve liquor.
13 November 2016|
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Response from ShaQMnzr | Property representative |
We can custom make to serve you Jain Food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Sri Dalada Veediya | White House, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka (Formerly White House Restaurant)
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 232765
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White House has now moved to No 42, Dalada Veediya, Kandy. Please look for "Foodlands Restaurant" as we have rebranded with a new look. Foodlands celebrates 26 years of operation in the town Kandy and is part of local food scenario for over 2 decades and popular with the locals. Serving Sri Lankan, Indian & Chinese Cuisine, Foodlands also does a real Tandoor much to delight of all those who love their meats char grilled. What’s more, the fresh bakery & pastry products are a real treat to those who crave for indulgence.
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