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Magnolia (All Day Dinning)

Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
+94 52 2 222881
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Reviews (97)
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2017

To dine in Grand Hotel, which is a relic of the past, is an experience. Magnolia is an economical option, and an added plus is that it's open till late, while other restaurants in Nuwara Eliya are closed by 9ish. Food was decent, decor is...More

Thank Sahilbanga
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I didn't like their food. Recommend to change the menu since it has not many options and the taste of the food was not that much good.

Thank amna_ismail
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great selection, friendly service and delicious food. Especially recommend the burgers. Reasonably priced also.

Thank jegallag
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We ordered Sri Lankan food and was very pleased with the spicy, tasty meal. The desserts were also very good. Service was courteous and nice and the dining room was lovely. Prices are high, but it is worth it.

Thank Eva J
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We were the only "browns" today in a room full of "white" guests. It was disappointing to see how preferential the wait staff was. 5 of them, hovering around the other tables, serving them or simply chatting. We didn't even get a bread basket served!...More

Thank Meira_GS
Reviewed 10 April 2017

LOCATION: The restaurant is located within the Grand Hotel. VENUE: The overall size of the restaurant is small. Seating is adequate and you are able to view the chef's preparing the dishes in the kitchen. Furniture and decor was in good shape and had an...More

Thank Prezzman
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

After almost 3 weeks in Sri Lanka we were ready for a more western dinner. We had a very nice dinner at Magnolia. My husband had rack of lamb and I had beef filet. They had good flavor and were large servings but were not...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is difficult to review as we found the lunch menu to be good and the service acceptable. However for a hotel of this standard the staff should be very well trained and turned out and this was not really the case with some staff...More

Thank Totnesdiners
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Had nasigoreng and chicken buriyani.both were delicious. That atmosphere was super. Pin drop silence with a very very light music. The arrangement of restaurant calms down our minds.

Thank vijeyprasanna
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We dined here for lunch and dinner during our 1 night stay at this hotel. The service was excellent and the food very good.

Thank Denise C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka (Formerly Grand Hotel Coffee Shop)
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Nuwara Eliya
  • Phone Number: +94 52 2 222881
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