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Ella Rocks

# 36 Waterfall Road | Tunnel End, Uptown, Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
+94 71 756 8049
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We had a lot of fun!

We really enjoyed our small cooking class today, had an opportunity to learn to cook amazing Sri... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Aleksandra O
via mobile
10☆ experience.... could taste the passion

This was my best meal of many fantastic meals in Sri Lanka.... It is not only educational, fun and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
marlipotas
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7 Dishes at 5 pm in an hour & half. Dessert, Soup, Salad, Vege. & Meat Curries to Eat with Roti & Rice. "Go beyond" sauteing to temper. "Chase away" the devil at sundown. Balance & Blend 7 basic tastes with numerous flavors and aroma, flatten purple bread and toast without fat.
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“a lot of fun” (2 reviews)
“curries” (2 reviews)
“cooking class” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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# 36 Waterfall Road | Tunnel End, Uptown, Ella, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
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+94 71 756 8049
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our small cooking class today, had an opportunity to learn to cook amazing Sri Lankan dishes, we were really amazed by the sago (dessert). Definitely recommend it! You’ll be amazed how amazing this cuisine is and the amount of spices they use...More

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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

.... Yeah it was fun working with you to dish out the 'Health Food' using fresh herbs & spices. Thank you for your compliment. Good to know that some of you can in fact share your experiences with other travelers. Travel Safe ..... Bon Voyages...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was my best meal of many fantastic meals in Sri Lanka.... It is not only educational, fun and super informative.... it is prepared right there from scratch and it's beyond devine! Thanx for the receipes, we have made 2 of your curries here in...More

Thank marlipotas
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ecospace, Guest Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

..... Excellent ! ...... Great to hear that some of us can reach certain wavelengths where not too many others wanna tread such paths .... or lack the synchronizing abilities, authenticity & genuine spontaneity to be themSELVES in human interactions, potential & endurance ......Cheers !...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner performed the class with aid from a colleague. My husband and I had a great time. He was very friendly, prepared with education about cooking and flavors and had us doing just the right amount of hands on mixed with just the right...More

1  Thank nobleabby
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Certainly not the Owner of the restaurant but the Chef whose idea to conduct a Cookery Class at that former location. Thank you for your rating & blowing review. I moved the Class to a 'Quieter Place' on Waterfall Road near the Rail Tract on...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Myself and three friends booked the day before to take part in the cooking class. We were promised no more than 8 people would be taking the class at any one time in order to ensure everyone was involved, unfortunately we were mislead and were...More

1  Thank Zoe B
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I Lank, as the Chef, beg a 1000 apologies for the inconvenience caused by having had to work with 13 participants. I couldn't make a scene of refusing to conduct the class either, as the owner had overbooked the Class & it was a 'High...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Lank was our guide for the hike up to Ella Rock. We enjoyed every second of it and it was such a pleasure to talk to him and learn from his wide knowledge. We enjoyed it so much, that we decided to attend his cooking...More

1  Thank Sheryl F
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You Two ! ... Bon Voyages ! ... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock'...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Attended the cooking class with my husband and it was interesting. Chef Lanka explained the receipes clearly and we cooked rice, pumpkin curry, chicken, Dhal, Sambol, and dessert. He also sent us the receipes via email which was nice. Price was 2000 LKR for chicken/meat...More

1  Thank Yumna E
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You, Bon Voyages ! ... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock' where my class...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Rain or Shine in Ella, certainly an Evening thing to do, create your own Roti (flat bread), get 'hands on' skills to prepare a dessert, a soup, a salad, Curries with Veges or Meat to eat with rice and roti using fresh herbs, spices, aroma...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

It was great to share in a little taste of Sri Lankan culture via the food with the chef. There was a lot of tongue in cheek conversation about the basis for many of the ingredients and why they are used. We cooked a lot...More

1  Thank boatle
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You, Bon Voyages ! ... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock' where my class...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We took the 2 hour cooking class with Chef Lanka, which was a lot of fun. Nothing too complicated for anyone’s skill, a dash of philosophy and a ton of taste. Who knew a coconut could be so versatile. Miraculously at the end the food...More

2  Thank Adam W
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You, Guten Reizen ! .... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock' where my class...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We had a great class of Sri Lanka’s kitchen combined with cooking tips, culture background, funny stories and even singing ;-) Chef of the kitchen occured to be very inspiring person, with a great knowledge and global experience in gastronomy. His very good English allowed...More

2  Thank sprawny m
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ecospace, Public Relations Manager at Ella Rocks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You, Bon Voyages ! ..... By the way kindly let your friends know that I 'moved' from that Location due to it's Noise to a more resplendent location on Waterfall Road near the Rail tracts on the trail to 'Ella Rock' where my class...More

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