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The Empire Café

  • Restaurants
  • Kandy
  1. Empire Café is a restaurant in Kandy
    © Empire Café
  2. Empire Café is a restaurant in Kandy
    © BT Images
  3. Empire Café is a restaurant in Kandy
    © Empire Café

Time Out says

Try the rice and curry platter to experience the authentic taste of Sri Lanka.

The Empire Café is in the parlour of the Olde Empire Hotel in the Dalada Veediya Street opposite the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy. The restaurant is renowned for its moderately priced local cuisine a mix of both East and West. The white interiors of the building are decorated by real posters from India and retro furniture. The restaurant’s Rice and Curry platter is a huge hit with its customers. 


21, Temple Street
Opening hours:
Daily 8.30am–8.30pm
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