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Clock Tower Square, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Ranked #43 of 67 Restaurants in Thimphu
Cuisines: Asian, Coffee Shop
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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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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We had our lunch from this restaurant. I need not call it a restaurant it is more like a mess. The food was not bad however the place is little untidy and staffs are not that friendly. Unless you have no other option you dont need stop by this restaurant. Near to Musk there are couple of good Indian restaurants... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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127 reviews 127 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 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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306 reviews 306 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 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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Bangkok, Thailand
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78 reviews 78 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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
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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
13 helpful votes 13 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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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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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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Address: Clock Tower Square, Thimphu, Bhutan
Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu
Cuisine: Asian, Coffee Shop

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