Special Edition: Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea at Shangri-La Colombo

Price                   : LKR 2,800 nett (per person) Availability      : 15:00 – 17:00 daily, until 14th February 2022 Shangri-La Colombo has got their Valentine’s Day celebrations on with a specially curated Afternoon Tea, served at Sapphyr Lounge. The platter serves one, is priced at LKR 2,800, and is a riot of pink! Sapphyr Lounge’s chefs have rather…

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…

Western High Tea at Sapphyr Lounge @ Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 1 Galle Face, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 02 Nov, 2019 Price                   : LKR 3,220++ (serves 02) Availability         : Daily, 15:00 – 17:00 Their Afternoon High Tea platter was not available at the time we went, so we thought of trying out Sapphyr Lounge’s Western High Tea platter. The platter comprises: . Savouries…

Capital Bar & Grill @ Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 2, 1 Colombo, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 25 Sep, 2019 Capital Bar & Grill is located at the far end of Shangri-La Colombo’s ground floor and has an interesting set-up. Starting with a noisy and quirky bar area, through a well-lit short passage with a bit of seating, it opens up to…

Pastries by Sapphyr Lounge @ Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 2, 1 Colombo, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 07 Sep, 2019 Have y’all seen the sweet stuff at Sapphyr Lounge? Those pastries look spectacular! Tucked away at the far end of the lobby, their pastry display is definitely worth taking a look at. And once you do, you’re bound to fall for something…

Special Edition: Mooncake at Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 2, 1 Colombo, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 07 Sep, 2019 It’s the Chinese Mid-Autumn festival (which, in foodie language, translates to Mooncake Season) and Shangri-La Colombo has done the honours of introducing the island folk to the traditional cakes prepared for ‘lunar appreciation’. Although the festival originates in China, like most of…

Afternoon High Tea at Sapphyr Lounge @ Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 1 Galle Face, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 16 Mar, 2019 Price                   : LKR 3,900 (serves 02) Availability         : Daily, 15:00 – 17:00 I was keen on, yet slightly apprehensive about, trying out Shangri-La’s high tea as Table One and Shang Palace hadn’t quite impressed so far. I’m glad to say that their…

Shang Palace @ Shangri-La Colombo

Located at: 1 Galle Face, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on: 23 Oct, 2018 So far, I have, on more than one occasion, been rather unimpressed by the spread at Shangri-La’s Table One, so I was hoping (although I had heard otherwise) that Shang Palace might leave a better impression. The restaurant occupies a rather large…

Ten Buffets in Colombo

Colombo, Sri Lanka   Who doesn’t like a good buffet? My family, for one, enjoys spending a couple of hours at a good buffet every once in a while– special occasion or otherwise. Of course, given my small appetite, I always get told that I’m the sort of patron that buffets thrive on to make…