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Musk

Clock Tower Square, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Ranked #32 of 54 restaurants in Thimphu
Cuisines: Asian, Coffee Shop
Description: I'd like to post a review as this was another restaurant in Thimphu that deserves mention in a country not known for its food.
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Description: I'd like to post a review as this was another restaurant in Thimphu that deserves mention in a country not known for its food.
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  • English first
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English first
Gurgaon, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

We visited this place on 26th December 2012 and ordered Pork Manchow and Tee Momo set. Tee Momo was ok but the gravy was not hot and didn't taste upto the mark.We found strand of hair in pork manchow. The same was replaced after the complaint and we requested for Pork Thukpa, I must say have had the disastrous Pork... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Food was pretty decent, but the best part of the evening was listening in on the conversations the locals were having. Worth stopping in, even if just for a few drinks.

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Amsterdam, Holland
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119 reviews 119 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Located on the clock tower square, a small and intimate place which serves Bhutanese, Nepali and Indian food.The portions were good, preparation done fast and the fod very tasty. Prices good.I recommend this nice place highly.

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Asia
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233 reviews 233 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

This is your average Bhutanese restaurant complete with the chicken chopped up with bones. You bite into it because it is all chopped up and you think you will encounter soft meat. But no, you get bits of bone. I was there on Thursday where they had the Nepali thali: a big round polished metal plate with pickled vegetable, papadarm,... More

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Trashigang, Bhutan
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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Got a recommendation from friend. The food serving here are not much variety but amazingly taste really good. The price is also reasonable. They do serve Bhutan, small western, Nepali, Indian and Thali on selected day.

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Its a great place...if you are lonely and new in town...nothing to look out for but the MUSK near the clock Square!! You will be home...the owner (both Wife and husband are very friendly and the wife....great cook)

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011

They have all cuisines, and have very friendly environment. I think the owner has many friends and they all come there only, which makes it appear like many groups there and all know one another. The football lovers always prefers Zone over this, and cricket lovers comes to Musk. Isnt that great how sports have found its own identity in... More

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Manchester
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

Had musk soup and veg chowmein - latter was a bit greasy, former was interesting. Nice place to hang out and watch the world go by if you get an outside table. Don't expect "Hi, I'm Tad and I will be your server for tonite"-type service - it's Bhutanese with all its charms and oddities.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2011

Musk is in a great location at the clock tower with a couple of tables in front for outdoor dining. The interior is nice and the service is good. They had a number of specials available and also a standard menu with the typical Bhutanese, Indian and a few Chinese dishes. I ordered an Indian dish and found it very... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

This is a run-of-the-mill Bhutanese restaurant, i.e., bad-to-mediocre Bhutanese, "Chinese" and "Indian" food, but it has one thing going for it: location, location, location, in the middle of Clock Tower Square. The service is, as expected, erratic at best. Food depends on whether you're lucky and there is someone reasonable is at the kitchen. You're usually better off at the... More

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