Pancetta, featuring bacon dishes, opens in Cinnamon Gardens, Colombo

PUBLISHED Jan 12, 2023

Inside Pancetta

Pancetta (No:95, Wijerama Road, Colombo 07), a restaurant specializing in bacon dishes, opened in the Cinnamon Gardens neighborhood of Colombo on December 23.

The restaurant bills itself as the Bacon Master. The interior features white and charcoal gray, with plenty of wood used for the floors and tables. In addition to indoor and terrace seating, it has a private room for a party.

The food menu is a fusion style based on Sri Lankan, Mexican, English, Italian, and Chinese cuisine with bacon. The menu includes bacon-wrapped crispy prawns (2,900 rupees), spicy fried rice with bacon (1,700 rupees), bacon and cheese burger with crispy chicken (2,450 rupees), and chocolate-dipped bacon (4,000 rupees). A bacon-free menu is also available, including Thai Basil Rice with prawns (2,000 rupees), Pesto Pizza topped with chicken (3,400 rupees), and Dang Dang Noodles with pork (2,400 rupees). Vegetarian dishes are available upon request.

Drinks include three non-alcoholic mocktails and a variety of shakes, including strawberry and brownie flavors. For dessert, the restaurant offers brownies with ice cream, tiramisu, and “Sex in a box.”

Opening hours: 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. Deliveries via Uber Eats are also available.

  • Indoor seating of Pancetta

  • Bacon-wrapped crispy prawns from Pancetta

  • Thai Basil Rice from Pancetta

  • Example of a dish featuring bacon