Post-lockdown Afternoon High Tea @ Sapphyr Lounge, Shangri-La

Located at : 1 Galle Face, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on           : 11 Sep, 2020 Price                    : LKR 1,950++ (serves 01) Availability         : Daily, 15:00 – 17:00 We were quite looking forward to enjoying Sapphyr Lounge’s Afternoon High Tea platter after a long time and were a bit sceptical when, upon calling, we were…

Lagoon Kitchen Lamprais

Located at: 1B Pitipana Road, Sarakkuwa, Pamunugama, Negombo, Sri Lanka Visited on: 15 Aug, 2020 Here comes another lamprais review! This time it’s from Lagoon Kitchen, located in Pamunugama. Much to our delight, the food was delivered to our doorstep – something that’s not too common for us here in Ja-ela! Their chicken lamprais is priced…

Lansi’s Lamprais

Located at: 17 de Silva Lane, off Watarappola Road, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka Visited on: 12 Jul, 2020 I finally got to try out something that I’ve been looking forward to since hearing of it a few weeks ago. True to their quirky name (Lansi’s), they promise to deliver ‘authentic Dutch lamprais’. And true to their…

Pavlovas from Meringued

Instagram: @meringued.cmb (pre-order for delivery) Tried on: 16th June 2020 Kudos to Meringued Colombo for these delicious and innovative pavlovas! We tried out three of their flavours – Bonnie Ebony (chocolate pav topped with chocolate ganache), Golden Goddess (vanilla pav topped with fresh cream, strawberry and home-made passion fruit curd) and Latte Par-teh (coffee pav…

Percy & Bea Nutty Butters

Instagram: @percyandbea (pre-order for delivery) Percy & Bea is a cloud kitchen that specialises in peanut butter and cashew butter, and organises delivery of the same. I came across them on Instagram and (given my occasional fancy for PB) thought of trying out their Crunchy Peanut Butter (LKR 620) and Smooth Cashew Butter (LKR 950)….

Baguette French Bakery

Located at: 174 Galle Road, Dehiwala, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka (bakery items also available at Pho Vietnam Restaurant on Rosmead Place and on Havelock Road) Tasted on: 24 March, 2020 Curfew Delivery : Colombo 02-08; delivery fee LKR 200 (free for total of LKR 3,000 or more) We thought of trying out some of Baguette’s bakery…

The Dubai Diaries: Mr. Fluffy @ Deira City Center

Located at: 8th Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Visited on: 15 March, 2018 While this may not be the most refined or luxurious Japanese cheesecake that you might come across, it certainly is a happy little treat. And frankly, it delights by just being what it is supposed to be – fluffy, softly creamy, just right-ly…

High Tea Buffet @ Lobby Lounge, Cinnamon Lakeside

Located at: 15, Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 05 Mar, 2020 Price                   : LKR 1,800 nett per person Availability         : Thu, Fri, Sat 15:30 – 17:30 Special Offer   : 20% for all ladies till 08/03/2020 (for International Women’s Day) Cinnamon Lakeside’s high tea does not come in the form of…

Special Edition: Chinese Food Festival @ Cinnamon Lakeside

Located at: 115 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 26 Jan, 2020 What: Buffet of over 90 authentic Chinese dishes When: 7:00 – 11:00 pm, 23rd January – 02nd February, 2019 Price: LKR 3,100 per person Cinnamon Lakeside rolled out an extensive array of Chinese dishes as they joined in the…