Sights & Sounds

Ely, a quaint city in Cambridgeshire, is not just known for its stunning cathedral and charming riverside views. It is also home to The Swan, a culinary haven that brings a taste of the world to your plate. One of the standout dishes at this esteemed establishment is the legendary Sri Lankan street food, Kothu Roti. Let’s delve into the delectable world of Kothu Roti and discover why it has become a favourite among locals and visitors alike.

Discovering Kothu Roti:

Kothu Roti is more than just a dish; it’s an experience that combines the sights, sounds, and scents of Sri Lankan street food culture. Originating from the bustling streets of Sri Lanka, this delectable dish has captured the hearts and taste buds of people worldwide. And now, you can savour its authentic taste right here in Ely, thanks to The Swan.

At The Swan, we believe in using the freshest and finest ingredients to recreate the magic of Kothu Roti. Our skilled chefs source the best quality roti, a type of flatbread, and combine it with a medley of vegetables, choice cuts of meat or seafood, and a blend of aromatic spices. The result is a harmonious symphony of flavours that will transport you straight to the streets of Colombo.

One of the unique aspects of Kothu Roti is its preparation. Watch in awe as our expert chefs chop and mix the ingredients on a sizzling griddle, using metal blades. The rhythmic clanging of blades against the griddle is not just a cooking technique; it’s a performance that adds to the overall experience.

At The Swan, we understand that diversity is key to an unforgettable dining experience. That’s why we offer a variety of Kothu Roti options to cater to different tastes. Whether you’re a vegetarian or a chicken enthusiast our menu has something for everyone. And for those who like it spicy, we’ve got you covered too!

A Taste of Sri Lanka in Ely:

At The Swan, our goal is to bring the world to your plate, and Kothu Roti is a prime example of our commitment to this mission. We take pride in offering you an authentic taste of Sri Lanka right here in Ely, Cambridgeshire.

If you’re ready to embark on a culinary journey like no other, join us at The Swan and savour the deliciousness of Kothu Roti, the Sri Lankan street food legend that has found its home in Ely. Our dedication to quality, authenticity, and flavour ensures that every bite is a celebration of culture and cuisine. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience – come to The Swan, where every meal is a passport to new flavours and unforgettable memories.