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Mansion Cafe

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Opposite Mansion Museum | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 435 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2015

**** Trip Advisor can you please amalgamate the double listing of this establishment **** OK we entered prior to visiting the historical museum opposite. Some of the reviews are rather unkind. Sri Lanka is not the fast service centre of the world.. Food comes when they are ready to serve it but when it does, the results are usually worth... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

During my stay in Galle I visited Mansion Cafe several times for diner. It serves a variety of some excellent local dishes. The Chilly Fish is likely one of the best you can get in Sri Lanka and is highly recommended. It can be spicy but ask the cook to make it to your taste. I liked also the curries... More 

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Galle, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

Just try some dishes to view the best different taste also some choice of food with the best taste also pizza top up with different menus for your own Taste to feel the real spice. An a place to relax an spend some time on internet with free wifi access..

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Thank MOHAMED YOOSUF S
Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

They serve great pizza, a large one was enough for the two of us. It was the best pizza we had in Sri Lanka, everything is made freshly.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

See my review of the same place conveniently called 'the mansion cafe' on TA. A short recap of that review: too pricey, nothing special, tourist trap!

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Thank LKren
Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

It's place witch made during the Dutch peridot . With traditional painting on walls. Also hand made light shade covers, as well old wood works , and owner live on classic made house on same

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Thank New W
Wigan, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2014

During our week in Galle we ate almost everywhere. I am 56, no gourmet and have never yet tipped a Chef in my life. This was a first. His Cream of Tomato soup was the best I have ever had and I was very pleased. The dish that followed which I remember as 'Chicken a l'orange' and was the first... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2012

Delicious cheesecake with caramelised bananas is yummy! The menu is simple but good value. Extensive mixed drinks selection. For a starting business venture, this place has potential. It is across a narrow street from museum, same owner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opposite Mansion Museum | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?