SL’s first revolving restaurant and tallest banquet hall in South Asia opening in Dec 2023
Colombo (LNW): Citrus Leisure PLC is set to elevate Colombo’s dining scene with the introduction of “Blue Orbit,” South Asia’s tallest restaurant and Sri Lanka’s first revolving restaurant, situated in the iconic Colombo Lotus Tower – the tallest self-supported structure in South Asia.
Scheduled for unveiling in early December, “Blue Orbit” promises a distinctive dining experience, redefining both ambiance and cuisine in the city.
As the exclusive operator of this revolving restaurant and the banquet hall at the Lotus Tower, Citrus Leisure aims to set a new standard in dining experiences.
“Blue Orbit” will accommodate 225 guests at any given time, offering an extraordinary culinary journey with an extensive international buffet for lunch and dinner, operating from 11 am to 11 pm.
For those marking special occasions, Citrus Leisure introduces the “Cosmic” banquet hall, the tallest of its kind in South Asia, with a seating capacity of 350 guests.
Citrus Leisure will curate special menus for weddings and corporate events at “Cosmic,” ensuring a unique and memorable experience. The unveiling of “Cosmic” is also scheduled for early December.
Major General Prasad Samarasinghe (Retd), CEO of the Colombo Lotus Tower Management Company Pvt Ltd, expressed enthusiasm about Citrus Leisure’s role in elevating hospitality services at the Lotus Tower.
He sees this collaboration not just as an advancement in dining but as a fusion of innovation and tradition, symbolising Sri Lanka’s progress.
CEO of Citrus Leisure Plc, Chandana Talwatte, emphasised that “Blue Orbit” and “Cosmic” underscore the company’s dedication to redefining dining and banqueting experiences in Sri Lanka.
The goal is to offer venues that create lasting memories through panoramic views, delectable cuisine, and impeccable service.
Discussing the design, Chartered Architect & Designer Kamilka Perera highlighted the thrilling challenge of crafting the interior of “Blue Orbit.” The design aims to capture sophistication, with celestial-inspired themes and a seamless blend of comfort and style, ensuring each visit is a sensory delight.