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Road side stalls that sell curd and honey.

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Wirawila - Tissa road., Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka
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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The southern Sri Lankan buffalo curd is famous all over the island. One can see fields of buffalo grazing peacefully and their milk is made into this wonderful 'sour' curd that is sold in clay pots on roadside stalls. Traditionally it is served with sweet treacle. It is most definitely worth trying and is not expensive if bought at the... More 

Thank profjoypc
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You have to try this: yoghurt made from buffalo milk. It has a very distinct taste and add a bit of kithul treacle you are in haven. We even bought two clay pots of these to keep in our room fridge eat in our hotel. So delicious.

Thank Dude_IN_LosAngeles
Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth the try - its local and fresh and good for your health. Eating 1/2 litres in one go was not a problem for me :)

Thank mmm5858
Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had better curd and treacle at our hotel Saraii. What we had the hotel was fresh and creamy. Need improvement.

Thank miroslavganchev
Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at the roadside where a family had set up many clay pots for curd. Not to worry, the stuff rests in an old, battered but still working fridge inside. The honey is sweet and palm sugar honey is the best choice. Curd is a buffalo yoghurt, a bit strong but nice and healthy. We paid 220 rupies for... More 

Thank Andreas C
Bengaluru, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

There are a large number of curd vendors on heroadside. You can stop by and sample some. These are tasty and help you get a feel for the region.

Thank RajivRamanjani
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We were returning from the Yala National Park and stopped near Tissamaharama to buy some curd from one of the many stalls in that area that sell it as their main product. The best curd in Sri Lanka is made there and transported around the island.

Thank Maioha
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

There are many places that sell buffalo curs along this road, prices are quite reasonable. Curd is very cooling this dry season, never miss this when I travel

Thank Sudheera W
Solna, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Stop and relax. Enjoy some curd with honey, it's great. Even the kids loved it. It tastes a bit like turkish yoghurt.

Thank Michael H
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Stopped on the way to Unawatuna at a roadside stall and bought I pot of curd and some honey for the family to share. Everyone loved it and quite safe to try - no one got sick after eating this. Nice quick snack.

Thank lindyoli

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast food
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wirawila - Tissa road., Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tissamaharama
These Road side stalls sell Unique buffalo milk curd served with treacle or honey. This is probiotic. It is so delicious that I would like to introduce it to all fellow tourists travelling to Sri Lanka. The curd is prepared in earthern pots . I have some lovely pictures of these that I can post.

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