‘Board Walk’ at Diyatha Uyana opens
Board Walk restaurant the newest addition to the Diyatha Uyana was
declared open by Secretary Defence and Urban Development Gotabhaya
Rajapaksa on Monday.
This two storied restaurant built in the banks of Diyawanna Oya will
provide a unique dining experience to the people who patronise the
Diyatha Uyana daily. The multi faceted Diyatha Uyana complex, a
brainchild of the Secretary Defence and Urban Development Gotabhaya
Rajapaksa has become a sensation among the diverse crowd which is drawn
towards it daily. The Diyatha Uyana comprises of many recreational
facilities including picturesque environment for photography, children's
play area, breath taking and peaceful environment for family outings,
waling path for the health conscious, various trade stalls and also a
fabulous water fountain which ads much colour to the whole setting.
The ‘Broad Walk Restaurant’ would be the perfect setting for visitors
who would like to wine and dine at leisure with family and friends.
Easy access from the city and the peaceful ambiance will no doubt
make Board Walk one of the most sought after restaurants in Colombo. The
restaurant can accommodate about 200 guests for weddings, corporate
events, get-togethers or other such events. The opening of the
restaurant coinciding with the New Year celebrations has added much
colour to the whole celebratory atmosphere.
With the food and beverages served in the finest Sri Lankan cuisine,
turns it to an elegant hotspot in the dusky hours. It is no surprise
that there are no such place which suits the taste and liking of the
people. A harmonious 31st eve musical show and cultural event replete
with elegant sky lighting pyrotechnics made the occasion a night to
The combined efforts of the Sri Lanka Land Reclamation and
Development Corporation, the Sri Lanka Army, Navy and Civil Security
Department transformed the banks of Diyawanna Lake into an eye-catching
Defence Ministry Officials, The Chief of Defence staff, tri forces
Commanders, Director General of the Civil Defence Force, Officials of
the Water's Edge, State officials and a large distinguished gathering
was present at the occasion.