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Sigiri Nirwana Restaurant

No 186 Kayamwala Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
+94 71 133 6616
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“kothu” (3 reviews)
“fruit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
No 186 Kayamwala Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Thanks for the delicious chicken curry and refreshing smoothies! Stumbled across this place as it was close to our hotel, glad we did.

Thank Krystal D
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This was our first proper meal in Sri Lanka and also the best. The curries were full of fresh ingredients, tasty, spicy, really excellent. Koththu was delicious as well as the fruit juices. The portians are big. The prices were well below what was expected...More

Thank Goof6969
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Travelling with my 14 year old son, it can be hard to find a place that suits us both. However we returned to Nirwana Restaurant twice as the food was fabulous and great value. We particularly enjoyed the Koththu which was the best we tasted...More

Thank jalexcarr
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

After arriving in Sigirya today we looked for a good place to eat. We ended up eating next to our guesthouse and were completely surprised for the better. Up until now our experiemce with sri lankan food hasnt been good. To say the least. This...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Stayed in Sigiria 2 nights recently. Came here the first night because of trip advisor and the second because the food was so good. Veg curry is ridiculous.value , rice ,Dahl and 4 vegetable dishes.Kothu also excellent as was the chicken curry.A small menu but...More

Thank Pickers474
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We had a kothu for dinner which was very nice however that atmosphere was a bit gloomy. The staff was friendly and the bill quite cheap.

Thank Anais D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were served, by the nicest man in the world, one of the best curries and kothu we had during our three weeks in Sri Lanka. It's a very unassuming restaurant, but don't let that put you off - it's well worth it for the...More

Thank anth0nys72
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place does the best vegetable curry we've had in Sri Lanka! They do huge portions and free fruit for desert, all for a ridiculously low price (Our meal came to 1250 Rs for a vegetable curry, egg kottu, coke and beer). We ended up...More

Thank Pedronious
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Nirwana restaurant run by a family in an amazing location near Lion's Rock is the best place to grab lunch or dinner. Staff is friendly and I highly recommend their Koththu! My friend and I went back to their restaurant 4 times during our stay...More

Thank PaddingtonBear9995
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great, easy going restaurant, Good value for money. Owner(s) are very friendly. We stayed in the Lion Lodge and this restaurant is around the corner. We have been here 4 times

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 186 Kayamwala Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Sigiriya
  • Phone Number: +94 71 133 6616
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