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The Lounge

Medilla Beach | right at the beach front, pass the IBIS hotel in about 100 meters on the beach side., Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 77 342 4723
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (24 reviews)
“wasabi tuna” (4 reviews)
“snapper” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Barbecue, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Medilla Beach | right at the beach front, pass the IBIS hotel in about 100 meters on the beach side., Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Went here twice after dinner and can really recommend this place. Lovely location by the beach. We tried a couple of drinks and all were superb, it's a shame that we didn't have time to eat there. Service is friendly and professional.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank toomanycatvideos
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a dinner on 16-01-2019. The meal was prepared so fast we could not finish the starter! Everything is cooked in front of your eyes. I noticed a personal of 6 cooks. The meal was incredible. The owner greeted us for farewell with drinks...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved our visits to Lounge! Such a gorgeous little spot at the end of the beach with incredible food, very fresh and tasty with a good range of drinks. Mostly we loved the atmosphere and the people - the owner is great and so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 502suzib
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for a drink and ended up coming back 3 times! Ingrid, the owner, and her husband were very sweet and put together an amazing place! Throughout our month long stay, we all decided that the lounge was our favorite meal we had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gabi g
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the lounge for cocktails before dinner. The cocktails are priced within the normal range in Sri Lanka. We had a mango daquiri and a granidilla daquiri - we would recommend the granadilla. It was delicous and the atmosphere is lovely and peaceful....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jessicateck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to The Lounge and it was very nice!! The food was and is very very good! Especially the fish is very fresh! Drinks and cocktails are delicious. We were very happy and we want to come back!! The owners are VERY VERY friendly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Moses_Sch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top service, top drinks and top food!! AMAZING!! It was for us the best organized spot we have found on our trip!! We had a pleasant stay and felt very confident! I ate the best Tuna and Mahi Mahi!! It was perfect! Yummy!! Well done!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank supermans1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Slightly unfriendly service, small portions for what you pay but a lovely setting and really delicious food

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank S2706SBflorencel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is brilliant! Not only did we end up having lunch here on our second day in Tangalle, we came back for dinner and we are so glad we did. A gorgeous, cool & comfortable setting with spectacular food. Some of the best food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JamieM3824
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to recommenations on tripadvsor and Lonely Planet this restaurant which we visited in January 19 was crowed with guests. No relaxed athmosphete at all. The waiters wete RUNNING ! Thru the restaurant... the service was really chaotic ! Food was nothing exceptional.. normal seafood...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lilian505
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$3
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Medilla Beach | right at the beach front, pass the IBIS hotel in about 100 meters on the beach side., Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Tangalle
  • Phone Number: +94 77 342 4723
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Description
The Lounge is located on some of the world's best sand & surf. We feature sophisticated cocktails made by our professional mixologists with all fresh tropical ingredients and an imaginative kitchen where seafood caught daily and grilled on the beach. Enjoy smart grooves, great food, a cozy atmosphere and interesting company. No shirt, No shoes & No problem......
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