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Himali Kitchen

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Thamel, Kathmandu 19221, Nepal
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating

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Time and again we find ourselves back at Himali. Full of locals it is clear it is a favourite. Do yourself a favour and head on over.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
Cassie H
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English first
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Time and again we find ourselves back at Himali. Full of locals it is clear it is a favourite. Do yourself a favour and head on over.

Thank Cassie H
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Very good food, been here on my first day in Kathmandu and liked it. The food is well cooked and the place is nice.

Thank David F
Kathmandu, Nepal
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Probably best one around, good food, hygienic well prepared, tasty, for Nepali food this is best of mine, chicken momo, Mattoon, dal bhat set, and kabab are best.

Thank utta0012
Kathmandu, Nepal
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

No doubt, We were having often Nepali (Dal Bhat) set meals at Himali kitchen in Kathmandu.They always served us fresh and hygienic food. I highly recommend you Please please have a test at list once and you will feel it. Thank you.

Thank Boundlessadventure
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This place is located in Thamel area. It might be a bit tricky to find as it is located in a small street so you need tolook carefully for the sign or simply ask people . It is good place if you want to find good food and don't like to pay the higher prices by other nearby restaurants Try... More 

Thank Hessam S
Prague, Czech Republic
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Restaurant is hide from street noise in backyard. I can recommend you this fantastic meals, Chicken Chilly Boneless, Mixed Chow Mein and Mutton Masala are awesome.

Thank RomanF
Warsaw, Poland
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55 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Place : center of thamel Food : good and tasty Staff: excellent and smiles Cost: affordable Highly recommend for momo chowmin and typical nepali food

Thank Robert M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The local restaurant serves typical Nepali dishes. Nepali Thali set, Muton Kabab, Rajkhani, Choila are the one I like most here. Nice and fresh food with local taste. The Dal Bhat is nice. Fresh seasonable vegetable, snacks are really nice. Specially while we have friends gathering they can customize and prepare food as we wish. Nice place Highly Recommend

Thank Badri A
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

It was a while that I was looking for an affordable authentic Newari feast. Most were overpriced. in the middle of international Thamel, was a hidden gem, that offered just the right spread. They served lunch in a sturdy copper plate, that enhanced the taste of all that was on it. A wholesome spread of rice, veggies, spinach, chutneys, daal... More 

Thank Doyel K
Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

A little out of the way but worth seeking out for authentic Nepali food, inexpensive and very quick. Ran into some Nepali acquaintances who were a little shocked we’d managed to find their favourite lunch spot. “Now everyone will come…” they complained. Recommend you do!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Thamel, Kathmandu 19221, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: 00977-1-4700388

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian


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