Time Out says
The striking and gamorous setting of red and beige opens out to a dramatic skyline of Colombo and the Indian Ocean. CÉ LA VI Colombo located at the rooftop of the Kingsbury Hotel has added a novel dimension to the bustling city's nightlife. Complete with an exotic lounge and elegant restaurant, this is the latest iconic rooftop venue of the international brand CÉ LA VI.
A convergence of style, adventurous cuisine as well as specially selected music, the lounge fosters a feel of an oasis in the sky. It has an ambience that transforms with the moods of nature; leisurely at dusk and exciting at night. A mix of classic and modern tunes fill the air as specially handpicked DJs bring to life the unique 'CÉ LA VI atmosphere'.
There are daily 'Sunset Sessions' while live DJ sessions commence at 5pm. To maintain a diverse vibe, the lounge hosts a variety of theme nights such as 'Social Funktion', 'Sky High Groove' and 'Classic Past and Present'.
Fanned by the ocean breeze,CÉ LA VI Colombo is the ideal place to relax while enjoying refreshing beverages crated by the region's finest mixologists. Inspired by the island's tropical ingredients, the signature cocktails have been specially curated for Sri Lanka and are perfectly suited for the balmy weather. The tapas menu features skewers, an array of maki and tempura that all take their cue from modern Asian cuisine.
A glittering corridor embellished with a bamboo feature leads to the CÉ LA VI restaurant, where a formal dining setting awaits. The chic and voguish interior imbued with stunning vistas of Colombo, complements the sophisticated dining experience the restaurant presents.
The menu curated specially by CÉ LA VI master chefs features a tempting selection of innovative dishes paying tribute to modern Japanese cuisine. The mouthwatering flavours prepared with authentic ingredients from Sri Lanka and around the world, takes the diner on a culinary adventure. The tepanyanki grill is located on a higher elevation, adding to the theatre of the fine tepanyaki experience at CÉ LA VI. The dress code after 6.30pm is stylish chic.
CÉ LA VI Colombo truly presents a multi-sensory experience that perfectly exemplifies the spirit of Asia and adds a new element to nightlife in the city.