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Dunya Restaurant

100 Beijing Dong Lu, Lhasa, China
0891-6333374
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Ranked #7 of 82 Restaurants in Lhasa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: International
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The Dunya is one of the best Restaurant in old Lhasa. Great Momos, "man size" dishes and always friendly staff. My recommodation when you are hungry.

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City of San Marino, San Marino
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Our last night we came for chicken breast sandwich+fries and roast chicken+fries. Fries were good a crispy (pay extra for ketchup), chicken was a bit tough (not a big thing for locals). Heard the apple pie was good but didn't try it. English menu, waiters speak English, good service, upstairs balcony overlooking the street is fun, good place for a... More

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I concur with other reviews of the food. It was good to mediocre at most, and overpriced. Having said that, the reality is that Tibet is not like the part of the world most of us come from. I believe the owners have put forth an enormous effort to train and teach the staff to make westerners feel at home.... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

we stayed at the Yak Hotel and this restaurant is at the back of the hotel. The food is not very good and way over priced as are the drinks. They do a pretty good gin and tonic but it's rather pricey, I'd recommend a beer there but eat somewhere else.

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Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Compared to other restaurants in Lhasa, this was way overpriced. Serves decent western food if your looking for the comforts of home, otherwise there are better, and cheaper, places around.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Good service, some fine dishes on the menu, powerfoods (and teas) like spinach and garlic highly recommended at this altitude.

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Lhasa, China
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

It has very good location which is only couple of minutes walk to the Jokhang temple - center of the Lhasa old town, food is good and fast enough, but it is little expensive than the other restaurants around it.

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Oliver, BC,
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

It was clean, the food was great. We discovered a special tea: hot tea made with ginger, honey and lemon - and with colds coming on, this beverage was soothing and most comforting

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Los Angeles
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139 reviews 139 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Now here is one restaurant in Lhasa that for all its good review I just don’t get. Nowhere near as special as the atmospheric House of Shambala, not nearly as varied a menu as centrally located Snowlands and, despite the vaulted “Western” hospitality, we found little of that. There was nothing really wrong with the restaurant, but the menu was... More

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Valencia, Spain
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at the Yak Hotel next door and dropped into the Dunya upstairs bar for a quick drink one night: very confortable and great music, colourful Dutchman owner was a great character and the Napalese manager was very helpful and made truly GOOD margaritas...not something easy to find. Had dinner in the restaurant one night, and upstairs in the... More

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