Review: WIP by Hilton (Alfresco-European and Asian Fusion)
Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Hospital Street, Fort, Colombo
Can any journey be complete without food? Not for me and in my lifelong quest to find that one place where my heart and soul finds absolute bliss I stumble upon new food hubs wherever I go, some of these hubs are good, some average or poor but some are those that simply make the entire journey worthwhile. The Dutch Hospital complex is one such haven in the heart of Sri Lanka’s capital city where my sojourn reached its summit.
For all those who have read my last travel post on Colombo would find my next few lines repetitive but i feel they are absolutely important to build a coherent premise to my review. So here goes, Our guide cum driver dropped us outside an Old Dutch building that had a line of fancy cars parked outside and from within the building came a low sound of some jazz music and the signboard at the entrance read “Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct”. At first our jaw lines dropped and we thought ‘oh we don’t wanna dine at a shopping mall food court’….