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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“Negombo's busiest bar. It's not to my taste, but a number of our guests enjoy it.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Large amount of fish is being brought here and you are able to see how brought straightly from the sea (specific times). How Fishes are cut to different sizes. At this same place you are able to see dry fish industry. Amazing experience. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“The Angurukaramulla Temple is a very cool place to visit if you're in Negombo. It's best known for its epic statue of the Buddha, and its dragon-entrance - inside you find detailed murals that date back centuries. There is also a 300+ year old ruin of a historic library here, covered in moss.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Indian Chinese Restaurant
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“Good variety of sweet & savoury bakery food. Tea, coffee. Good for breakfast, snacks, lunch.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Church
“Negombo is dominated by shrines and picturesque churches. The biggest and impressive church built in 1874 is candy-colored St Mary’s, church which is famous for its amazing ceiling paintings.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Negombo Lagoon is a large estuarine lagoon in Negombo, south-west Sri Lanka. The lagoon is fed by a number of small rivers and a canal. It is linked to the sea by a narrow channel to the north, near Negombo city. It is surrounded by a densely populated region containing rice paddies, coconut plantations and grassland”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Inhaber geführtes Restaurant eines Belgiers mit Sri Lankanischer Frau, sehr leckere Jumbo Prawns und anders Seafood.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Really good selection of local cuisine for an affordable price and just 300m from the villa.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Amusement Park
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Clothing Store
“尼甘布的一个购物中心,周围有很多差不多的商场,超市,服装店,都极具在这里,当地人的购物中心您可以在这里或者周围的其他商场购买沙丽,明码实价放心购买,斯里兰卡的果汁都很不错,鲜榨的味道超赞,但是当地人喜欢甜食,所以你如果接受不了他们的甜,一定要在做之前告诉少放糖,还有快餐厅汉堡王,KFC,必胜客,都很近,走累了不妨找个地方吃点喝点小休一下做个调整!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“The best supermarket in town! Although any 'Keels' in the area is pretty good.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Negombo's busiest bar. It's not to my taste, but a number of our guests enjoy it.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Indian Chinese Restaurant
“Good variety of sweet & savoury bakery food. Tea, coffee. Good for breakfast, snacks, lunch.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Inhaber geführtes Restaurant eines Belgiers mit Sri Lankanischer Frau, sehr leckere Jumbo Prawns und anders Seafood.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Really good selection of local cuisine for an affordable price and just 300m from the villa.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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