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Peacock Seafood Restaurant

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Seafood, Sri Lankan
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Peellegoda, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
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Prague, Czech Republic
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012

O.k., how to say this politely... The service was o.k., drinks were o.k., but we had the grilled fish (overpriced - but this is probably the problem of whole Unawatuna) which I doubt was grilled. I could not separate the meet from the bones so the fish was good only for a dog. Maybe it was an exception but we... More 

1 Thank Vendy007
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2012

We ate here a couple of nights ago and loved it. We grabbed a table right on the sand and ordered a tonne of food and drinks. The waiter was very attentive and the food came out pretty quick! Had entrees main and dessert and all was delicious. Overall everything was great and would recommend the crumbed calamari for an... More 

2 Thank Bexta33
Atlanta, Georgia
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96 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2012

Maybe I just ordered the wrong thing but we couldn't even finish our pizza, it was so bad. The service was terrible as well. The owners has a bad attitude.

Thank Angie H
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2012 via mobile

They had sea fishes that they would grill, as their daily special. After we selected the fish, they did a great job grilling it. One of us got the Chopsuey, which is actually a Stir Fry, but it was really good. The waitor was very nice and attended us very well. Their have tables on the sand and in their... More 

1 Thank Poribrajokbd
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2012

I can't share the other reviewers experiences : We had a nice barbequed jumbo prawn with the ubiquous salad&pommes frites you get everywhere on the beach. The prawn were fresh and delicious (look and smell at them before you order!) and the beer was icecold.

1 Thank hehoberg
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2012

If it's warm beer and lousy curry your looking for, then go no further than the Peacock. Ate there once and never again in 2 weeks on the beach. A serious disappointment

Thank Maui-Miller
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2012

Awful awful food. My husband and I ordered a chicken curry, which was full of bones and skin and tasted bad. The location is lovely, an would reccommend for a drink.

Thank TulipMeadow
West Hartford, Connecticut
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101 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2011

We went to Peacock for lunch on the day we arrived and got a really warm welcome from the staff. We ordered some local rice and curry and though it took awhile (I like to think they cooked it fresh from scratch so the delay!!) the food was well worth the wait. Great place with the waves literally lapping up... More 

Thank harrrypot
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2011

This hotel,s location is awesome .very kind staff.also frendly.foods are ok.drinks are not enoughe quility. Now the best part of the story..the owner he,s like edi amin(hitler is much peaceful than hotel owner.) this guy allways punish his staff by using foot. That makes me sick :('. Another person who met me in unawatuna (uk guy) he says that owner... More 

Thank Rockey88
Oslo, Norway
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167 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2011

It is right in the beach. It is cheap and the food is ok. Perfect for lunch or the afternoon beer.

Thank mylidberg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Sri Lankan
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peellegoda, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle  >  Unawatuna

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?