Best Restaurant Franklin Gungahlin Canberra

Bringing authentic Sri Lankan Cuisine to our Canberran backyard

Lunch: Tuesday To Sunday 11:30AM – 2:30PM

Dinner: Tuesday To Sunday 5PM – 9PM

Who are we?

Welcome to Little Lanka, the best Sri Lankan restaurant in Canberra, where the love and hospitality of Sri Lankan cuisine converge. With Chef Nelson’s three decades of culinary expertise, savour the nuanced flavours of authentic dishes that transport you to the vibrant streets of the Island with every bite. 

Nestled in the heart of Franklin, Gungahlin, our family-run establishment is a cherished gem that seamlessly blends traditional recipes with modern flair. Discover a symphony of tastes crafted with passion and precision, ensuring a memorable dining experience. Whether you crave a hearty meal, a light snack, or an exotic culinary journey, Little Lanka is your destination for a celebration of taste, tradition, and family warmth.

Our Mission

At Little Lanka, our dedication to providing a diverse culinary experience in Canberra extends to catering for various dietary preferences. We take pride in offering a menu where every dish is halal, ensuring that our patrons who adhere to halal practices can indulge in the rich tapestry of Sri Lankan flavours with confidence. For our vegetarian and vegan patrons in Gungahlin and across Canberra, our carefully curated selection of plant-based delights ensures a rich exploration of flavours without compromising taste.

We believe in making the authentic taste of Sri Lanka accessible to all, fostering a sense of community through our diverse menu. Join us at Little Lanka for a dining experience that transcends boundaries and celebrates the vibrant multiculturalism of Gungahlin – Canberra, one delectable dish at a time.

Find Us

Shop: 82/2 Manning Clark Cres, Franklin
Phone: 02 6181 8650
Email: [email protected]

Our Hours

Tuesday to Sunday

Lunch: 11:30 – 2:30 pm
Dinner: 5:00 – 9:00 pm