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Turtle Landing Restaurant

No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 71 684 0283
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (41 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly
No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we had the privilege of dining here in this romantic setting. The decor is simple however presented with pride and everything is very clean. We kicked off our shoes and sat with our feet on the sand while looking out over the water...More

Thank Sally G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The food was really amazing. We had the fish of the day and the taste was unreal. View from the restaurant is also pretty nice (straight next to the beach), and the owner is a super friendly guy.

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Went here on 2 october ! Had an awesome meal with very tasty fresh fish ! 😃 The view was awesome, you're directly sitting at sea where you can see turtles when they are laying eggs ! The owner was very nice for us !...More

Thank Nanique C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Best place we ate in Sri Lanka. Great service and location. Food was delicious and very fresh. Highly recommend.

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect spot on the beach. We chose the king fish fillets fried with garlic and ginger served with rice and salad. Mmmm it was great. Together with the ice cold lion beer and the lovely owner and his sister who is the cook, this place...More

Thank JacqME
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I have just been for the best meal we've had in Sri Lanka at Turtle Landing we had the cuttlefish and rice it was cooked perfectly, you could taste the fish was very fresh. The family that run it are extremely welcoming...More

Thank twostar101
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A different kind of experience just like you are out in the boondock. How can you beat eating out overlooking a swampy water with a live alligator as a back drop. You don't have to pay just like in the zoo to be able to...More

Thank C6211ULmelissa
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner with sea food. Very authentic. And very kind family runs the place. There are two restaurants beside each other. Don't get confused.

Thank 566karimz
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there. It's on the beach, ocean waves are your music. Prawns were very tasty. Noodles were good. We asked for ice cream as dessert, the owner went to buy it and after 5 minutes we had our dessert on the table. The...More

Thank Alvise C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Very good and fresh seafood with homemade Alices right at the Beach! Nice people and good service! Reasonabe price

Thank Ulli S
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4 April 2017|
Response from Milan S | Reviewed this property |
No, they are serving every day fresh seafood.
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Neville D
24 February 2015|
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Response from Niels R | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't count on it. But you may be able to in Tangalle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 443/3 Matara Road. | Pallikkudawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 71 684 0283
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