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Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant

No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
+94 34 2 270055
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“seafood platter” (16 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Grill, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant
1. Best Sea foods in Srilanka!
"Arguably the best seafood restaurant in Bentota."
Suman B
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2. Star Steak in Srilanka
" Steak was perfectly cooked, and Tuna steak was very tasty."
geaves123
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3. Great Location
"What a fabulous place to eat our first meal out in Sri Lanka."
lesleyg1232017
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1 - 10 of 324 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We visited here after being recommended. The position by the river is very nice. We only had a drink and were seated next to the bar. from where my husband was sat he could see the dinners brought our from the kitchen and unfortunately some...More

Thank Marshmim
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant several times when we come to Sri Lanka. Food is always of good quality and there is a good selection to choose from. Love the spaghetti Bolognaise, mixed grill and especially the steak in red wine sauce. Good value for...More

Thank Claire C
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Claire,Thank you very much for your comments on TripAdvisor.Wish you nice holiday in srilanka and hope to see you again , greetings from Pier88 Team .

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had cocktails and dessert at this restaurant and enjoyed it. The location is lovely and you can look over the river as you enjoy your meal. We enjoyed watching the cats playing nearby and were particularly surprised to enjoy green ice cream, which was...More

Thank Rebecca S
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for given us comments on TripAdvisor.wish you nice day and hope to see you again !!! Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Authgama, the nearest big town from us for some shopping and coffee.It is a short tuk-tuk ride from the Taru Villas in Bentota. This is where our tuk-tuk driver finally brought us. Up front of the Pier 88 restaurant is a modern...More

Thank Ashok S
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for given us comments on TripAdvisor.wish you nice day and hope to see you again !!! Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clearly this restaurant is set up for the tourist market. The food was okay but nothing special Mr Grumpy our waiter didn't get a tip. not much more to say really just wished I had listened to the tuk tuk driver who wanted to...More

Thank pensioner115
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for given us comments on TripAdvisor. Sorry for the waiter. wish you nice day and hope to see you again !!! Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the location, the river view, the view of the temple across the river. The food was always good. I have tried their Beef Burger was amazing, I have tried their Steak was nice with great sauce and I have tried their Prawns Devilled...More

Thank Krisna D
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5 stars comments on TripAdvisor.Wish you nice day and hope to see you again. Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is right beside the river and the entrance is through the Barista outlet on the main road. The staff is very friendly and service is quick. We ordered the grilled seer fish and the grilled tuna fish. Both were delicious and of good...More

Thank Supriya K
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great comments on TripAdvisor,Wish you nice day and Hope to see you again. Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited to enjoy a seafood platter - after many good seafood experiences in Sri Lanka - but although the ambience was very nice, the seafood platter turned out to be covered in raw garlic and swimming in oil - fish and shellfish...More

Thank Tj0955
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Sir/Madam I am very sorry to read your comments,which you mentioned food is oily and on... What i can do is we can return the price of that menu or we can offer you a new one.But Anyway i apologise the food. Wish you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff and good service. Quite a broad menu with European and Sri Lankan dishes. Well worth a visit.

Thank Andy B
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great comments on TripAdvisor,Wish you nice day and Hope to see you again. Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

River bar and restaurant , with good Italian coffee , provides you multiple expirience : solid bar , average restaurant , very good place to drink an hang around..Moderately priced , moderately service , nice music , good wibe. There is no too many places...More

Thank Mirko L
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mirko We are highly Appreciate for your your 5 stars Review on TripAdvisor. Wish you nice holiday in srilanka and hope to see you again,Greetings from Pier88 Team

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Vidhya I
2 June 2017|
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Response from thumbelina88 | Property representative |
Hi,yes we have rice and curry.for rice and curry need about 30 minutes to freshly prepare.
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GeoffandSandra
22 February 2017|
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Response from thumbelina88 | Property representative |
Yes, sorry for late reply.
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thumbelina88
26 August 2016|
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Response from MiddlePark_Traveller | Reviewed this property |
Hi, your coffee is absolutely fantastic. Your meal we did not enjoy that much. However, it might have been just one of those evenings, where things do not work out. All the best. middlepark traveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 88 Welipenna Road | River Entrance, Benthota River. Bentota, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Aluthgama
  • Phone Number: +94 34 2 270055
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Description
The Nebula Pier 88 Restaurant is located on the Bentota River next to the Nebula Supermarket in Aluthgama. The Restaurant specialises in sea food and asian cuisine and has a fantastic view.
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