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Cafe Chill

Wellawaya Road | Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 77 180 4020
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (187 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 yesterday

Very nice place, great atmosphere amazing food and drinks. Better to have reservation as it could be crowded in the evening.

Thank kubuthor
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you need a break from local food, need a fix of western food and chill music and don't mind three floors chuck full of fellow tourists then it could have been a cool place. But it's not. The food is simply average, substandard meat...More

Thank davidhogsholt
Reviewed 2 days ago

Busy restaurant aimed at the tourists (as are a lot of places in Ella) and correspondingly a bit pricey for Sri Lanka. Food good but took a while to arrive. Mostly western/western-style Asian food. Some Sri Lankan food available. Not sure Chill is the right...More

Thank Katrina L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited a few times with my 1 year old daughter & with my sister & her friend. Food is good, cocktails are good, service is good. The stairs to the upstairs area are pretty slippy & uneven... I fell 🤦🏼‍♀️ so be careful! They...More

Thank FyshyD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just take coffee break there. Very nice restaurant with terrace. Free wifi. Staff was very friendly. Recommend this place

Thank Tomáš T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was ok. Everyone seems to head there but we preferred the dream cafe next door to actually eat nice food.

Thank njw83
Reviewed 3 days ago

Little disappointed with the food, and mostly serves western food so if you need a break can be good. Bar on the top floor looks awesome, but we found better restaurants nearby

Thank AdamandNaoko
Reviewed 3 days ago

Steered by reviews from other customers, we headed to Cafe Chill for our first dinner in Ella. And we were not disappointed at all! We love the food and atmosphere and went back on the second night. Strongly recommend trying their Beef Burger, Lamprais and...More

Thank YXQ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We’ve been here in the evening and it was very crowded, but we could get a table on the top of the restaurant. It’s a very nice and interesting place where you can meet a lot of travelers. Nice food and drinks, maybe a bit...More

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sometimes I need the familiar and Cafe Chill provided this. It had a great atmosphere with bean bags to lounge in on the top floor while sipping our drinks. Place was packed with tourists both times we went there, which was two nights in a...More

Thank GastonDonald
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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
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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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