Trekurious Plated at The Scarlet Room Last week we signed up for Trekurious Plated (2 July) which was an Italian menu at Colombo Courtyard’s Scarlet Room. We chose to have the non-vegetarian menu which was priced at Rs. 1,400nett per person for a three course meal which included an appetizer, mains and dessert. We started with Pan Seared Medium Lagoon Prawns. A delectable trio of prawns ...

New Menu at Clique Supper Club We got the opportunity to be part of the new menu tasting at Clique​ Supper Club last month. It was quite an experience. There was heaps to eat and every dish was carefully crafted for the occasion. We started off with a trio of oysters: Bloody Mary, Fusion Rockefeller with Spinach and Kangkung and Panko Fried with Special Soy Sauce. ...

Schákàsz Dessert Bar A valuable and welcome addition to the city located at No. 56 Stratford Avenue, Colombo 06. Lovely little dessert bar that’s run by a home-baker and her exuberant business partner. Excellent Créme Brûlée (Rs. 360), Chocolate Tart (Rs. 350) and Cheesecake (Rs. 450). Extremely reasonable prices and absolute value for money. The place has been well designed, it resembles a French ...

Colombo Pizza Index We apologize that it took us so long to publish this but here is the Pizza Index you’ve been waiting for. On the index we feature Oro1889, Giovanni’s, Harpo’s, Wijaya Beach and Rocco’s. This is in no particular order but we have rated them for authenticity, flavour, ingredients and value for money. In addition to this we give you the ...

The Good Chain A bunch of individuals have got together to do something about all the online and offline religious intolerance and hate that has been going around the country over the past year. They did not want to take to the streets with placards to show how they feel, instead they came up with The Good Chain. Their idea is basic and ...

The Good Chain A bunch of individuals have got together to do something about all the online and offline religious intolerance and hate that has been going around the country over the past year. They did not want to take to the streets with placards to show how they feel, instead they came up with The Good Chain. Their idea is basic and ...

The Havelock Place Bungalow Colombo’s first boutique hotel and also probably one of the city’s best kept secrets since they opened their doors in December 1999. Tucked away down Havelock Place in a fairly residential area this is one of my favourite spots in the city to enjoy a meal with close friends, catch up on some reading over the weekend or enjoy a ...

The Havelock Place Bungalow Colombo’s first boutique hotel and also probably one of the city’s best kept secrets since they opened their doors in December 1999. Tucked away down Havelock Place in a fairly residential area this is one of my favourite spots in the city to enjoy a meal with close friends, catch up on some reading over the weekend or enjoy a ...

The Havelock Place Bungalow Colombo’s first boutique hotel and also probably one of the city’s best kept secrets since they opened their doors in December 1999. Tucked away down Havelock Place in a fairly residential area this is one of my favourite spots in the city to enjoy a meal with close friends, catch up on some reading over the weekend or enjoy a ...

A Trip To Kerala, South India Having seen so many beautiful advertisements on cable TV for God’s Own Country, a trip to Kerala had always been on my bucket list. No sooner had it been suggested to me, I jumped on the Kerala Tourism website www.keralatourism.org which by the way is extremely well laid out and has a lot of useful information for tourists. Getting There ...

A Trip To Kerala, South India Having seen so many beautiful advertisements on cable TV for God’s Own Country, a trip to Kerala had always been on my bucket list. No sooner had it been suggested to me, I jumped on the Kerala Tourism website www.keralatourism.org which by the way is extremely well laid out and has a lot of useful information for tourists. Getting There ...

A Trip To Kerala, South India Having seen so many beautiful advertisements on cable TV for God’s Own Country, a trip to Kerala had always been on my bucket list. No sooner had it been suggested to me, I jumped on the Kerala Tourism website www.keralatourism.org which by the way is extremely well laid out and has a lot of useful information for tourists. Getting There ...

Ten Places to Grab Coffee in Colombo, Sri Lanka I have put together a list of my favourite places to grab a cuppa in the city. They have been rated for ambiance, service and value for money. I have been to every one of these cafes atleast three times and have personally called every place at the time of writing this article to ensure accuracy of pricing. This list ...

Ten Places to Grab Coffee in Colombo, Sri Lanka I have put together a list of my favourite places to grab a cuppa in the city. They have been rated for ambiance, service and value for money. I have been to every one of these cafes atleast three times and have personally called every place at the time of writing this article to ensure accuracy of pricing. This list ...

Ten Places to Grab Coffee in Colombo, Sri Lanka I have put together a list of my favourite places to grab a cuppa in the city. They have been rated for ambiance, service and value for money. I have been to every one of these cafes atleast three times and have personally called every place at the time of writing this article to ensure accuracy of pricing. This list ...

My Colombo Favourites Finding the perfect dish when dining out in the city is no easy task. You need to know what is available. More importantly, you need to know what is great. I’ve put together a list of my favourite dishes in the city. Next time you feel like dining out, these are definitely worth checking out. Here are some delicious choices ...

My Colombo Favourites Finding the perfect dish when dining out in the city is no easy task. You need to know what is available. More importantly, you need to know what is great. I’ve put together a list of my favourite dishes in the city. Next time you feel like dining out, these are definitely worth checking out. Here are some delicious choices ...

My Colombo Favourites Finding the perfect dish when dining out in the city is no easy task. You need to know what is available. More importantly, you need to know what is great. I’ve put together a list of my favourite dishes in the city. Next time you feel like dining out, these are definitely worth checking out. Here are some delicious choices ...

A Foodie Escape to the Southern Province I have been escaping to Galle and Thalpe for the day or the weekend several times over the past year and I am waiting for the novelty to wear off but it has not and therefore I thought it was something worthwhile to write about and introduce you to my foodie experiences in the Southern Province. Here are a few ...

A Foodie Escape to the Southern Province I have been escaping to Galle and Thalpe for the day or the weekend several times over the past year and I am waiting for the novelty to wear off but it has not and therefore I thought it was something worthwhile to write about and introduce you to my foodie experiences in the Southern Province. Here are a few ...

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