Colombo’s Street Food

Colombo’s Street Food

Highlights & Features

  • Great for adventurous travelers who want to discover Colombo’s authentic street food
  • Explore a variety of dishes, snacks and drinks influenced by different cultures
  • Complete your journey with a satisfying plate of Kottu at famous Galle Face Green
  • Includes: Host, water
  • Times: 6:00pm – 8:30pm (2.5 hrs)
  • Children: 16+ years
  • Wear/bring: Conservative dress
The Full Experience

As your host guides you through lesser-known parts of Colombo, discover how a beguiling range of street food and its culture connect the city’s people.

Wander through Colombo as evening draws in, where food, often in unusual guises, is everywhere. Begin with a shot of local Arrack in a well-worn local bar and wander past enticing higgledy-piggledy streets peeking between buildings. On thriving Hulfsdorp Street indulge in traditional sweet treats and pots of bubbling curry with packed dinner-time crowds. Grab a tuk tuk to the evening buzz of Galle Face to join families, friends and your final food vendors for a main meal. You will never be pressured to try food or drink and we cannot guarantee hygiene standards but this is the perfect opportunity to learn about the city’s sights and aromas.

Hosted by Raconteur

Born and bred in Colombo, your host began developing his walk in the city to share his passion for developing authentic and soulful experiences after working for a jungle eco resort in Yala. With a passion for giving back to the community and travel, when not curating experiences for visitors he volunteers at the National Institute of Mental Health conducting art therapy, or hops on his motorbike to a secluded spot to camp and read.

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