Indulge the senses and your taste buds at one of the best restaurants in Dambulla, the Samara Restaurant at Amaya Lake. From delicious and spicy local cuisine to delectable international cuisine – we serve it all so you can have a dining experience unlike any other. This outdoor restaurant provides a perfect morning view of the vast gardens and the glistening waters of the Kandalama Lake. At night, you can dine while traditional Sri Lankan music is played live for your entertainment and the beautiful night sky provides a serenity you cannot find anywhere else other than at Amaya Lake.

Opening Hours

  • Breakfast07:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Lunch12:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Dinner7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Special comments:

Interactive food stations / Longest buffet spread in Dambulla / Wine menu


International / Sri Lankan

Quick References

  • LocationGround floor
  • Seating Type Indoor & outdoor seating for 170 guests
  • AttireCasual resort wear (footwear required)