Who doesn’t like to indulge in some mouthwatering street food? Colombo’s take on scrumptious street food can blow your mind and treat you to a gastronomical adventure like no other. Here are some must-try varieties and where to find them.
Kottu at Pilawoos and Plaza
What’s a trip to Colombo without dropping by at the most famous kottu joints in town? Hotel de New Pilawoos and Hotel de Plaza dominate the Colombo kottu game, with a delectable range of vegetable, cheese, and chicken kottu, almost as good as or even better than at any of the hotel restaurants in Colombo. Walk down the street from your stay at Mandarina Colombo to find these joints!
Munches from Aluthkadé
If you’re looking for street-style grilled sandwiches, BBQ, isso wade, and badam milk, then look no further. Head over to Aluthkadé where the latest street food market is buzzing at night and treat yourself to unlimited munches to satisfy your cravings.
Isso Wade from Galle Face
Galle Face Green is not just popular for sunsets and kites, but also for the mini food stalls that serve you piping hot isso wade packed with an insane amount of flavour, topped with gravy, and onions. One bite will take you to a foodie’s heaven! Don’t forget to try some cassava chips or butter naan while you’re at it!