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Hotel Elephant View Restaurant

$$ - $$$, Indian, Asian
Rambukkana, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
4 weeks ago
“Terrible overpriced food, good location for elephants viewing”
4 Oct 2017
“Good food, but the best was the elephants”
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Sri Lankan, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rambukkana, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

From this hotel you get the wonderful view of chained and beaten elephants! Do not go here!!! Go and see elephants in the wild happy and free!!!

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had food that was cold and overpriced. Suggest going for a drink if you are there to watch the elephants bathe. It is a great sight seeing over 30 elephants lumbering to the river for their shower and this is a great place to watch...More

Thank Clairin
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It's not every day you can eat while watching elephants get bathed in the river near you! The food was good, but the elephants and their "show" made me not really interested in my food. Service was attentive and the prices were reasonable.

Thank Felicia D
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My family went to the otel elephnant view restaurant for a buffet lunch with elephant watching view.The view was good but the buffet food seriously needs to be reviewed for foreigners.The buffet spred was limited and can see flies at many places.As it was a...More

1  Thank krissafe
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The location shown in the map on tripadvisor is not correct. It is not close to the city centre, ut it is 30km by tuktuk.

1  Thank ellouisevr
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The view is better than the food! Having said that the food is not bad though the service could have been a whole lot better. Watching the elephants go about their business makes up for it though.

Thank Nithya G
Reviewed 4 April 2017

What a way to watch orphaned elephants being given some time to bathe in a river. The hotel staff are wonderfully polite and well mannered.

Thank petenashy
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This restaurant has a very good view of river. And you can see lots of elephantscome to bathing in this river. They organize a buffetlunch with resonable price with standard quality of food.

Thank Chatt215
Reviewed 3 December 2016

If it were not for having some type of view of the the elephants bathing, we would not have gone to this hotel restaurant. Our private guide took my husband and I there for lunch. It was extremely packed, and it was buffet. (not sure...More

Thank 2travel4fun007
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Had breakfast in this restaurant watching Elephants take bath in River. People were selling Banana's (Rupees 200) to feed the Elephants. Kids enjoyed watching elephants taking a dip in water and baby elephants playing with each other. Food was average.

Thank Marwah_Neetu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rambukkana, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
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