The Fest to The Sawan- Six Places That Serves the Best Sawans

July 13, 2021 at 9:56 PM

Want to indulge and plunge into a sawan of delicious biriyani? Foodwire helps you find biriyani sawans for family, friends and celebrating anything with food.

Biryani originated among the Muslims of the Indian subcontinent. It is made with Indian spices, rice, and various meat and sometimes, in addition, eggs or vegetables such as potatoes in certain regional varieties.

This food is popular in the Indian subcontinent, as well as among its diaspora. Its prepared in other regions such as parts of Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq.

06 Galle Caterers

One of the oldest and well-known in the Dehiwela and Wellawatte community for its delicious biriyani sawans available, the chicken and mutton biriyanis are the most common orders.  And the watalappam is a must-try for the dessert delight.

Price: Rs 4,750 upwards

Location: Kadawatha Rd, Colombo

Telephone: 0114 949 222

05 Chola Indian Restaurant

One of the most popular Indian restaurants in Colombo, Chola Indian Restaurant different kinds of sawans, and during the festivals, it’s packed with orders. The chicken tikka, mutton and prawn. Each of these sawans is sharable among six to eight people and includes your preferred meat, Raita, Gravy, Green Salad, Gulab Jamun (6pc) and Eggs.

Price: Rs 5,500 upwards

Location: Lily Ave, Colombo 6.

Telephone :0114 363 118

04 Dindugal Thalappakatti 

Dindugal Thalappakatti a well known Indian Restaurant chain that specialises in uniquely prepared biryanis using a special blend of spices. Still a newbie amongst the others, but they have  successfully managed to capture all biryani lovers hearts. These sawans are accompanied by various delicacies for delight.  It can serve up to 6 – 8 people. They also have a vegetarian option.

Price: Rs 5,400 upwards

Location: De Fonseka Place, Colombo 4

Telephone: 0114 878 787

03 Sulthan Palace

An oldie but a goodie. The chicken sawan, and like other sawans is a must-try. Its served with one whole roast chicken, chicken Masala curry, raitha and also a big portion of watalappan. The sawans here are considered the best.

Price: Rs 4,000 upwards

Location: Dr C.W.W Kannangara Mawatha, Colombo 7

Telephone: 0115 639 919

02 Big Bite Biriyani

Another place that serves sawans, and has been doing the sawan serving is the Big Bite Biriyani. The biriyani here has flavours of Pakistan seeping through every bite. The mutton, chicken, beef & bbq chicken are the must-eats.

Price: Rs 4,200 upwards

Location: De S. Jayasinghe Mawatha, Nugegoda

Telephone: 075 022 2777

01 Kandoori Restaurant

Another Wellawatte and famous for its sawans, and this place has orders constantly. Be it any festival, the sawans served here are always in demand. From chicken biryani sawan to mutton and many other sawans to add to the list.

Price: Rs 5,500 upwards

Location: Charlemont Road, Colombo 6

Telephone: 077 751 1911

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