Our Story

Sponge Pastry Shop is the creation of J.V.S. Pandithasekera (a.k.a: Akantha). Having been a top pastry chef for several years in the hotel industry, his passion to bring forth the rich and tasteful delights to the public drew him to start up his own restaurant. What started in 1985 as a small restaurant, “Sponge” is now an established and well known name among everyone.

With a dedicated and friendly staff of over 65 men and women, we strive to provide the best quality food and service always. Our menu currently consists of a diverse selection from sweets, cakes & savories to burgers, rice & noodles among many others.

Comprising of a skilled and artistic staff, we accept orders for wedding structures, design cakes, shape cakes and even customized & personalized sponge creations.

Our dynamic catering team is equipped and ready to server any occasion. With the flexibility to provide you with a customized menu, we ensure our service blends smoothly with any event.

We are located at No. 347, Galle Road, Colombo 3, Sri Lanka.
Open from 7:00am - 7:30pm Monday to Saturday and 8:00am to 3:00pm on Sunday and mercantile holidays.
Our phone lines 0112573321 and 0112574299 are open for orders and inquiries during operating hours.

Sponge. 30 years 1985-2015

Sponge Staff Group Photo