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Bijou

Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 274710
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (31 reviews)
“rosti” (4 reviews)
“king prawns” (6 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Swiss, European, International, Sri Lankan
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a Swiss family living in Sri Lanka, we were searching a Swiss food restaurant. We ate two suppers (pork fillet, beef fillet, children menus (sausages, chips, pasta), spaghetti bolognese, potatoes gratin (gratin dauphinois), salads). We enjoyed each plates which are like in Switzerland! Good...More

Thank sev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there again recently with my entire family -- mom, dad, wife, brother, niece, everyone. The parking is still tough, although, if available, you could arrange to park off-street in a little nook right next to the restaurant. There were several staff hanging around...More

Thank Madhawa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very very friendly People, Nice food , eat at this place Several times...none of our family became sick.. Recommend

Thank sanjeevanie
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The first night we ate at Bijou, we had one of the tastiest beefsteaks.we have eaten in quite a while. Unfortunately, on a return visit, the meat.was much blander and pretty dry. Upon further reflection, especially after realizing the color of the meat was whitish...More

Thank Robbie521
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I recently had dinner at the Bijou restaurant in Negombo, and now wondered why I have never eaten at this restaurant before today. It serves excellent food at reasonable prices. I was cautious about eating meat in Sr Lanka, as I have been disappointed before,...More

1  Thank cygnetboy69
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Bijou (Dolly's) has just reopened after being closed for a month and my wife and I went back there again for another dinner of King prawns with garlic butter. We have been there perhaps ten times during the last two years and each meal...More

1  Thank Maioha
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It is hard to give up a sea view in Negombo but it is worth crossing the road to this restaurant which is run by Swiss Dolly and you can be confident that everything is to Swiss standards of excellence. More expensive than other nearby...More

1  Thank Phil C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

With two German friends, my wife and I enjoyed another excellent dinner at 'Dolly's'. We chose King prawns again, while our friends chose a mixed grill and a pork chop. What made the evening an excellent evening rather than just a very good evening was...More

1  Thank Maioha
Reviewed 4 February 2017

my husband and i ate here during our breif visit to negombo - food was average, decent portion sizes but service was very slow.

1  Thank Charlee B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A truly delightful, unpretentious restaurant that is still standing after 26 years of trading in Negombo. This in itself, is testament to consistency in delivery of food and service standards. Disregard any silly comments from past diners referring to limited vegan options, come here for...More

1  Thank Non-blogger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Swiss, European, International, Sri Lankan
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porutota Rd | Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Negombo
  • Phone Number: +94 31 2 274710
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