When it comes to wining and dining in Ella, there is an array of popular local and international cuisine hotspots to explore. Those on the lookout for a quick bite to eat or a midday snack will find that Café Chill is the perfect place to dig into some delectable local treats in a captivating location. The Dream Cafe coffee shop is equally impressive with its coffee concoctions, exciting breakfast menu options and relaxing outdoor seating.

Travellers on the hunt for Ella’s take on classic Sri Lankan rice and curry should look no further than Matey Hut, a small but albeit renowned dining hub which serves a delectable plate of local fare every day of the week.

Tea lovers will find no venue beats the iced tea selection available at the Ceylon Tea Factory which boasts quirky interiors resembling the design concepts of a tea factory. Sri Lankan and international meals are also served at the venue while Italian food enthusiasts must try the pasta and classic dishes whipped up at AK Ristoro. Finish off the perfect meal in Ella with a stopover at The Curd Shop to sample the preferred hill country dessert which is served with delicious treacle.

When it comes to enjoying an afternoon cuppa and a slice of cake, there’s no location which fits the bill quite like the Little Folly Restaurant which is revered for its pastries and cakes.