‘A Taste of Sri Lanka’ Cooking Demonstrations (Polhena, near Matara)
Opening 30 November 2006
Learn about and taste traditional Sri Lankan food in this new community centre and restaurant in a Tsunami-impacted village, with demonstrations of traditional Sri Lankan cooking every Saturday from 11am (and for group bookings on request) combined with the opportunity to dine with the village community (open daily from 9am to 5pm) and enjoy traditional cultural entertainment.
Construction is now almost complete and the training programme is underway. Polhena is located close to Matara and is conveniently situated off the main Galle Road, close to the beach. This project has been generously funded by PATA UK Travel Aid 50. Please note, all guests are requested to refrain from smoking; alcohol and meat will be not be served.