Best places in Mahaulpatha

Discover the best places in Mahaulpatha, curated using our unique algorithm blending 'Top Rated' and 'Most Reviewed' establishments. Uncover the city's gems and must-visit locales for an unforgettable experience. Please note that certain places categories are intentionally excluded to ensure a refined selection. Ratings are based from 475 places in the village.

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Cafe Samsara
πŸ‘ Had a really good experience here. The staff were very friendly and helpful (giving us tips to explore the local area) especially Chamith - thank you! Lovely decor and a nice vibe. I had the rice with 5 curries which tasted quite good, I did struggle with the spice level but I’m not the best at deal...
4.90 (722 reviews) (~8.17 km from centre)
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Bees Honey Cookery & Restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ AMAZING. The true definition of a hidden gem. We stumbled upon here whilst in Ella and enjoyed the beautiful views and incredible hospitality. We came back the following day to a truly authentic cooking class, cooking over open flames. We ate some of the best food we had in Sri Lanka. The couple are...
4.90 (503 reviews) (~6.7 km from centre)
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Shashika viewpoint juice bar
Juice shop
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Lovely fresh juices on the way to Ella rock. The passion fruit lime juice is delicious! You can enjoy the breathtaking view while enjoying one of the juices.
5.00 (317 reviews) (~7.29 km from centre)
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Little restaurant, Ella
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Great food, home made. Really kind owner! Make sure you order the lump rice 2 hours in advance, must try when you’re in Ella.
$ $$$
4.90 (411 reviews) (~8.12 km from centre)
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La Mensa
πŸ‘πŸ‘ I had a delightful time at La Mensa restaurant in Ella! The Cheese and Chicken Kottu was a standout dish – it was incredibly flavorful and perfectly spiced, leaving my taste buds satisfied. The Devilled Chicken was equally delicious, with just the right amount of heat, but do be cautious of the bo...
4.80 (707 reviews) (~8.13 km from centre)
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Nine Arches Bridge
Historical landmark
πŸ‘πŸ‘ It’s the most popular attraction in Ella. The stone bridge stands upto a height of 80 feet surrounded by forests and beautiful scenery. The best time to visit the bridge is in morning or evening. You will get some amazing opportunities to see train passes. If you are lucky you will get to see some t...
4.70 (2.8K reviews) (~9.4 km from centre)
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Mint of The Mist
πŸ‘πŸ‘ A fantastic, affordable and authentic Sri Lankan dining experience set on the side of the top of the hill in Haputale with spectacular panoramic views of the valleys below. The owners were accomodating and very friendly and the food was divine! As an added bonus the restaurant is also plastic free....
4.90 (360 reviews) (~8.13 km from centre)
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Ella Spice Garden Cooking Lessons
Cooking class
Tours of a garden growing spices like cloves & chili, plus lessons on how to cook a local curry.
4.80 (595 reviews) (~8.25 km from centre)
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Ravana Waterfall
Tourist attraction
πŸ‘πŸ‘ No payment or tickets need to visit here. You can reach easily to waterfall when you travel to Ella from Ella Wallawaya Road .One of the best place to visit in Ella area. This is one of the highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and easily reach when you drive through the road . watching deck near the road...
4.70 (1.9K reviews) (~7.03 km from centre)
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The Barn by Starbeans
πŸ‘πŸ‘ This is a beautiful cafe located in Main Street, Ella, very close to the Railway station and the latest place to get renovated with modern ambience. We had an awesome experience at this place. The menu had choices of soups/pastas/salads and cereals. The quality and the taste was excellent. Reasonabl...
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4.70 (1.9K reviews) (~8.18 km from centre)
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The White Rabbit - Ella
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Amazing Restaurant with high quality food and service!!! And the staff is sooo friendly :-) It also has a super cozy tropical backyard area where you can eat, drink Tea, cocktails or coffee and just relax. This place is also amazing because it is a bit outside the busy touristy center of Ella. I wi...
4.80 (552 reviews) (~7.97 km from centre)
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Matey Hut Ella Sri Lanka
πŸ‘πŸ‘ I loved this cooking class SO MUCH ! Dial the owner and chef was so nice and funny! The food was delicious. I usually at not into too touristy things so I did this very spontaneously and had the best night! Worth every Roupie!! And we only did veggie because we requested. Don’t know if he does it w...
$ $$$
4.70 (1.3K reviews) (~7.99 km from centre)
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Vantage hills Haputale
Low-key rooms featuring balconies in a casual hillside hotel offering a restaurant with a terrace.
4.80 (501 reviews) (~7.48 km from centre)
Polished rooms, some with balconies & valley views, in an upmarket hotel offering an outdoor pool.
4.80 (491 reviews) (~7.87 km from centre)
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Cafe Eden
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Super delicious rice and curry! And the parata was one of the best we had on the island! Would recommend 100%! Also the Juice and Lassis are great. The view from the cafe is also really nice!
4.80 (453 reviews) (~8.71 km from centre)
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Rocky Ella Cafe - Sri Lanka
πŸ‘πŸ‘ The best coffee we found in Ella (Lavazza)! The best guard dog in Ella (he kept all the trucks away)! Only two breakfast options but the breakfast tray was delicious; the dahl had so much flavour, the spicy tomato nothing had a good amount of heat and the coconut roti and milk rice were both great....
4.80 (438 reviews) (~8.15 km from centre)
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golden cabin restaurant
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Amazing experience. Food was really delicious, service very pleasant and helpful as well as the climate in this place. I recommend especially tom-yum soup and mixed fried rice that I had an opportunity to try. I'll be back here again for sure in the nearest future.
4.90 (284 reviews) (~7.98 km from centre)
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Rainbow Cafe
πŸ‘πŸ‘ Wow what a place! Totally exceeded my expectations with more than 3/4 of the menu offering vegan choice...I kept going back for breakfast, lunch and dinner as the food was so delicious! Personal favorites...nachos, Avocado toast (take it to the next level with their homemade gluten free seeded brea...
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4.70 (943 reviews) (~8.16 km from centre)
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Nine Arches Bridge Path
Hiking area
πŸ‘πŸ‘ A beautiful place. Lots of local tourists come for the long vacation. You should go on a less touristy day to take a better picture.
4.70 (925 reviews) (~8.72 km from centre)
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Superfine Tea Centre
πŸ‘πŸ‘ My friend Harald told me about this lovely place. An overall amazing experience, highly recommended for a pit-stop on the way through amazing tea plantations, south of Ella.
4.90 (272 reviews) (~7.94 km from centre)
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