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Cafe Chill

Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 180 4020
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (319 reviews)
“curry” (209 reviews)
“cakes” (32 reviews)
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American, Cafe, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed today via mobile

They kick out people based on there colour and language... People supporting this place by visiting are nothing more than advocates of racism. If any of you denounce the racism, any form of exploitation of racial deference for financial benefit or even for the very...More

Thank darshana B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is excellent, and the upstairs place is an excellent place to chill with wonderful food and beverages . There is a waiter called sampa who is extremely helpful and friendly

Thank Malak W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyable . Good food and great music . The place was totally packed and the sitting was really cozy and nice . Will be back soon.

Thank punyapanday
Reviewed 2 days ago

it is a very nice building and it looks very cool, beanbags and people chilling everywhere. Unfortunately it is almost too busy. The service is not great, the waiters take their time and are not very friendly. The food we found below average, we've had...More

Thank Pien V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and indeed very chill here. Not the typical Sri Lankan eateries you get and it's very 'Balinese' style. I came here with high expectation but I wasn't so impressed with the much raved about Lamprais. The rice wasn't fragrant enough and the dish...More

Thank Ying Kai O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Crammed with backpackers of all sorts. This place is a great meeting point. The food was also very tasty. I had their signature lump rice. I would recommend this to visitors or the region

Thank jonoutandabout
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rasika is a very attentive waiter, the food is fantastic, lovely decor, very good vibe and cheap beer. Overall a very good experience.

Thank Jennifer-Ann M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really loved the vibe and the pizza just put the cherry on top. Nice and friendly staff, great place for lunch, dinner or just a nice cold beer.

Thank marlipotas
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here for the two nights we were in Ella and it was hard to fault. Despite the fact we were twice as old as almost everyone there, particularly those on the very backpacker centric top floor, we were made to feel very welcome....More

Thank Gavin S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a light lunch, very tasty, and went back for evening drinks. Attentive service, good vibe with a nice mixed crowd and a lovely chill out deck

Thank GrandDedale
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29 December 2016|
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Response from LizeCapeTown | Reviewed this property |
We have moved on from Ella so I don't know what they are planning in terms of music but I would say that this is a great place in Ella to celebrate New Years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Uva Province  >  Ella
  • Phone Number: +94 77 180 4020
  • E-mail
Cafe Chill is nestled in the heart of Ella and offers declicious international cuisine, while chill music is enjoyed day and night, this restaurant presents an ambience that mellows the soul and even offers a chill out space on the third floor to relax and take in positive Ella vibes. Cafe Chill is open for breakfast from 10am, lunch and dinner. The kitchen closes at 10pm meanwhile the bar is closes at 12:30am.
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