Authentic Sri Lankan Cuisine

Kandy is a paradise for food enthusiasts eager to savour authentic Sri Lankan dishes. Start your culinary adventure with the quintessential Sri Lankan meal, rice, and curry. The city’s eateries serve a variety of curries, from fiery fish to creamy dhal curry, each bursting with fragrant spices. Enjoy these dishes at the best restaurants in Kandy in properties such as Hotel Topaz.

Spices and Markets

No visit to Kandy is complete without a trip to its bustling markets. The Kandy Municipal Central Market is a treasure trove of spices, herbs, and fresh produce. Engage your senses as you browse through vibrant spice stalls and sample exotic flavours.

Sweet Treats

Sweet Treat
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Kandy is renowned for its sweet delicacies. Don’t miss out on trying Kiri Bath (milk rice), Kokis (crispy deep-fried snacks), and the delectable Watalappam (a creamy custardy dessert).

Street Food Adventures

Kandy’s streets come alive with food vendors selling an array of snacks. Relish hot, spicy samosas, the most sought-after kottu roti, and isso wade (deep-fried prawn cakes made of lentils). You can also find other deep-fried snacks such as rolls and patties at roadside shops, and make sure you eat them hot and fresh.