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Salty Swamis Cafe & Surf Shop - CLOSED

542 Galle Road, Wewala | Opposite Vibration hotel, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
+94 77 729 1722
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“poached eggs” (10 reviews)
“tacos” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Contemporary, Fusion
542 Galle Road, Wewala | Opposite Vibration hotel, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Best place in Hikkaduwa, Swami Bowl is the best healthy food there, Peruvian juice superb, coffee insane, only downside: too much super super friendliness by the staff - everything super cool - come on, that is maybe impressing to some teenagers

Thank PrinzausZamunda
Reviewed 16 April 2018

If you stop in Hikkaduwa you MUST go to this place for brunch or lunch! Its menu is really healthy and wholesome with amazing food choices and incredible drinks. The setting is amazing tucked in just off the main road and the beach. Amazing music...More

Thank Teresa F
Reviewed 7 April 2018

What a exceptional place! Beautiful hidden world from the busy main road with lovely atmosphere & great staff and great menu. We accidentally ended up here for a breakfast and you could say that it did save our a bit poor visit in Hikkaduwa by...More

Thank EmmaV1652
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Try the smoothie bowl. Awesome. great coffee. An all round good place to hang out for a leisurely lunch. Superb staff

Thank whiteheadallan
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This place offers a relaxed atmosphere with western dishes with a local touch such as smoothie bowls, burgers and salads. Juices are great, and the service is good. Prices are a little to steep for Sri Lanka, but it was worth it.

Thank StianHovda
Reviewed 26 March 2018

A place with good vibes. All the staff were very positive, joking around, but made ther job well. We had breakfast twice there and food was delicious - both omlette and smoothy. You must try juice mix "rejuvinator". It is a pity that it closes...More

Thank Pavel P
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Visited Hikkaduwa in march 2018 and we found this gem of a restaurant! Enjoyed two different types of breakfast meals and a bowl later that day. Salty Swamis derives a lot from Australia and it shows in a good way. The staff is friendly, music...More

Thank Juho R
Reviewed 25 March 2018

A real new and innovative place for Hikkaduwa. Excellent food, excellent location, waiters very kind and prepared. I would recommend it to my friends and I will be back next time I will be in Hikka.

Thank Virg0lina
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Been to lots of places in Sri Lanka along the coast. This place makes Hikkaduwa a place to visit ;) no offense, but this place is just awesome. High music, really good food, coffee menu! Worth a visit for so many things!

Thank Giovanna L
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my friends came here everyday when staying in Hikkaduwa because the coffee was fantastic and food was delicious! A little on the pricey side but it was completely worth it. So Great atmosphere and lovely staff. Super encouraging to see they are making...More

Thank claudia b
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Restaurant Details

Cafe, Contemporary, Fusion
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Galle Road, Wewala | Opposite Vibration hotel, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Hikkaduwa
  • Phone Number: +94 77 729 1722
  • E-mail
CLOSED TILL NOVEMBER 2018 - Salty Swamis promises speciality coffee, superfood-packed smoothies, and fresh tropical juices served with a constantly changing contemporary breakfast and lunch menu in addition to a unique brand of service and attention to detail. In addition to the cafe we offer a comprehensive surf shop as well as a carefully curated retail space for all travellers.
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