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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
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (14 reviews)
“seafood platter” (15 reviews)
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Grill, Sri Lankan, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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 346 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Srilankan curry is awesome. very nice food and great ambience. would definitely recommend as on of the places to visit in Bentota

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

Hello Miss.Zaheeda, Thank you very much for your 5 stars comments on TripAdvisor,Wish you a nice holiday in srilanka and hope to see you again. Greetings from Pier88 Team

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 1 February 2018

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 6 February 2018

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 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at the restaurant adjoining the Bentota river. Food was great. The food quantity was large with many varieties of food. There were vegetarian options too.

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

Dear Sir/madam, Thank you very much for your comments on TripAdvisor,we wish you nice holiday and hope to see you again. Greetings !!!Pier88 Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a relief to pop into Pier 88, the riverside restaurant and bar in Aluthgama, 60km south of Colombo, for a snack and drink at a decent price after a costly “happy hour” experience at a Colombo rooftop bar. With a gorgeous view of the...More

Thank editor2013
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir. we are highly appreciate your comments on TripAdvisor.wish you nice day and hope to see you again !!! lots of greetings from team, Pier88

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Went here 3 times in May. It just gets better every time, always little improvements. Would recommend it for the good food or just relax with a drink in a lovely setting. Jayasiri and the other waiters are very efficient, explaining any queries with the...More

Thank AlanH0mer
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Dear Alan, Thank you very much for your 5 stars comments on TripAdvisor. Hope you had a nice time in srilanka. Hope to see you again and Wish you nice day and Greetings from Team Pier88 Team

Reviewed 4 May 2018

I love this place. Fabulous coffee shop combined with a fine bar and restaurant overlooking the river. Staff are friendly and helpful. Great place to hide away when the rain starts.

Thank Jj601j
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you very much for your 5 stars comments on TripAdvisor.Wish you nice day and greetings from Team 88 !!!.

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

First the good stuff! Great location. Cool breeze and nicely designed open air bar. The not so good... Apathetic waiter with only 4 tables. Everyone was sitting looking at their empty glasses. No non smoking section and almost everyone smoking. Food quality dismal and looks...More

Thank Stephen L
thumbelina88, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Dear Stephen. Thank you very much for your comments,But I feel something has you not satisfied .please visit again and speak to Nishan and we will give you a good service , sure !!! wish you a nice day and greetings from Pier88 team

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal here, good quality and reasonably priced. The setting was lovely overlooking the river and restaurant had a good ambiance

Thank klh134
Nishan F, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear sir/madam Thank you very much for your comments on Google. Wish you a nice day and hope to see you again!Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic view of the river watching life go by. Relaxed atmosphere and tasty plentiful food. Lovely xxx

Thank LouA78
Nishan F, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Dear sir/madam Thank you very much for your comments on Google. Wish you a nice day and hope to see you again!!! Greetings from Pier88 Team

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Pier 88 is like a little oasis in a very busy little town. It is on the edge of the river and serves the best coffee we had in Sri Lanka

Thank herrod
Nishan F, Owner at Pier 88 Nebula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear sir/madam Thank you very much for your comments on Google. Wish you a nice day 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
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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