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Madilla Road | Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 71 710 3069
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

After a nice chat with a local and the son of the owner we booked a whale watching trip. We recorded everything, price, date, time. All was fine until we were outside of hotel at 5am and no tuktuk or taxi to be found. The hotel was still closed at this time. We ended up arranging it ourself, wit a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

This little Gem we found when other surrounding restaurants were no longer serving, staff were fun, obliging and nothing was a problem. Good food, good price, good music. Carly & Breyton Umina Beach Australia

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

One of the smaller beachfront places. Also a guesthouse. Very laid back and cosy interior and has a good vibe to it. Prices are cheaper than most surrounding places and food is ok.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2013

Very nice place, lovely people, but we have to wait 1+ hour for the lunch (even only 1 more guest) and 20 minutes for the bill and another...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2013

gems garden restaurant lovely food. The family is very nice, and The place in itself is lovely, nice and welcoming and it shows that it is run with love and care. Fresh Sea food (Fish,Prawns,Calamari,Lobster) .Fresh Fruit Juices, Lovely Sri Lankan Breakfast. The Service was excellent! The owner is very friendly! Highly Highly Recommend!!!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2013 via mobile

*Please note, we didn't stay here, only came for a meal* We were really excited to eat here after reading good reviews on the place, but were unfortunately disappointed. All five of us felt that our meals weren't that great ( rice & curry, prawn fried rice, deviled prawns). All the prawn dishes were distinctly lacking in prawns (only 4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madilla Road | Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 71 710 3069

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?