The menu is native style and all meals are completely freshly made, vegetarian and village based Sri Lankan food.
Typically breakfast is served 7.30am - 8am before or after a morning walk
Lunch is served early afternoon about 1.30pm and Dinner: between 8.00 - 9.00 pm.
It's all flexible and depending on walking tours and adapted according to the individual preferences of the guests.
The lodge is small in operation providing a service for few guests only. All food is prepared from fresh ingredients and there is a set menu is available. Meals are 'negotiable'. Feel free to tell us how…
Fresh brewed Ceylon tea.
Choice of tea varieties, including organic. Or go for organic highland grown Sri Lankan coffee made the French press style
Traditional flat bread baked on wood fire
'Dhal' curry (lentil soup)
Sambol' (grinded coconut salad)
Eggs as you like
Selection of fruit
Delicious water buffalo curd with kitul syrup palm
The buffalo yogurt is homemade first quality, produced by a villager who is the owner of the herd of water buffaloes often roaming the bush outside the lodge. If the hot dishes are too much for breakfast, there is a selection of bread, fruit and delicious water-buffalo yoghurt which goes very well with kitul-palm syrup.
LUNCH AND DINNER
The Tree Top cooks prepare delicious traditional Sri Lankan vegetable curries over a wood fire using exotic ingredients such as banana flower, manioc, green bananas, jack nut and fruits, with curry leaves found in the jungle.
You might be inspired by the alternative ways of cooking well known vegetables such as potato, carrots, beetroot, pumpkin, and leeks from the cooler mountains, prepared Sri Lankan curry-style.
Tasty, fried freshwater fish from nearby lakes optional.
The lodge team arrange colorful displays of the variety of fruit vegetables used so that you can see the raw version of the curries you eat.
For the less committed vegetarians, chicken or beef/filet will be prepared on request.
Drinking water, tea/coffee, fruit, coconuts are available and included in the total quote.
Around 6.30 pm the lodge will offer a sun downer and with the drink local bites such as salted cucumber and fried cashew nuts are served.
Beer: Local beer (chilled on ice)
The drinks card:
Jungle cocktail (arrack/fruit)
Gin/limejuice a'la Tree Tops
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