Treats CMB

Instagram: @treatscmb (pre-order for delivery or takeaway from Malalasekara Place, Colombo 07, SriLanka) Tried on: 02nd September, 2022 Treats CMB has some pretty enticing Instagram content, so I thought they might be worth trying out to soothe my latest éclair cravings. While a few of the usual flavours have been taken off the menu due…

The Gallery Café

Located at: No. 2, Alfred House Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka Visited on: 14 June, 2022 Paradise Road The Gallery Café has always been a wonderful place to enjoy a meal – particularly in the evenings, when the subtly majestic candle chandelier and twinkle lights give the place a sparkly warmth. We started this particular evening…

Blue Lagoon @ Jetwing Lagoon

Located at: Pamunugama Road, Thalahena, Negombo, Sri Lanka Visited on: 07 January, 2022 An impromptu decision to have a bit of crab led us to the beautiful Jetwing Lagoon hotel on the first Friday afternoon of the year. The drive there is a scenic one dotted with several colonial-era churches, quiet, spaced-out houses, and sporadic views…

Mochi from t-Lounge by Dilmah

Direct delivery via : @teatimerocks / 0777720594 Tried on : 01 Sep, 2021 Mochi is back with a bang at t-Lounge by Dilmah, and this time they’ve got six varieties of the increasingly popular hand-made Japanese glutinous rice cakes. The best thing about these squishy cakes is that they are only mildly sweet, but highly…

Petit Four’s Éclairs

Instagram: @petitfour.cmb (pre-order for delivery or takeaway from Union Place) Tried on: 12th February, 2021 Petit Four’s éclairs have been teasing my tastebuds via my Instagram feed for a while now. After having a look at their comprehensive menu (which includes more than éclairs), I decided to order a box of 12 éclairs which would…

Jaggery Cake from D’zrt Bar

Instagram: @dzrt_bar_lk (pre-order for takeaway from Colombo 07) Tried on: 04th December 2020 TEL thought of checking out one of Colombo’s newest home bakers – D’zrt Bar, and what immediately popped out on their menu was the Jaggery Cake (LKR 1,850 for 500g). Neatly wrapped and presented in a box with a seasonal touch, the…

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…

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…