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925 Cortland Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-5632
415-643-3881
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent!

One of the best Nepalese foods I have had in the states. Everything we ordered (chicken curry, lentils , fish and rayo ko saag) were delicious. HIghly recommended if you are in the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Lelin02472
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Watertown, Massachusetts
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  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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Watertown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

One of the best Nepalese foods I have had in the states. Everything we ordered (chicken curry, lentils , fish and rayo ko saag) were delicious. HIghly recommended if you are in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This little and cozy restaurant is located near the Bernal Heights. The staff is very friendly and the food was just delicious! Order the Combo and you get lentils, naan bread, basmati rice and vegetables as side dish! It is definitely worth to visit this place.

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San Francisco
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I'm wasn't amazed, but I wasn't disappointed. Food was fresh and tasty. Side dishes could have been a bit warmer, but entrees were quite good. Dining room is well appointed and bathroom is clean. Service was good. Street parking at 6pm was easy and safe.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This was such an amazing experience: from the service, to the flavors and my lamb.... tender and spiced perfectly, not at all fatty like I am used to. If I lived in San Francisco, I would come here weekly.

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We visited this place based on reviews read here and we were not disappointed! Food was amazing and owner/chef was a delight.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Cool place really good food. The food was really really good, service is friendly. Those are the main point, the location not so sure. It is not a bad neighborhood it's just not a popular place.

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Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

While visiting San Fran, my daughter recommended this place to us and we tried it. We had the traditional Nepal food for two and liked it very much. The service was also good and the price was surely reasonable. Will go back the next time I am in the area.

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

People who like Indian food will probably like Little Nepal as well. Nepalese cuisine is clearly South Asian. But it is also different enough from North Indian cuisine to make it distinct. There seems to be less heat in the spice, but at least as much flavor in the food. The variety of dishes is adequate, if not amazing. Everything... More 

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

After spending 4 months in actual Nepal, coming to Little Nepal was a truly wonderful experience. The food was absolutely delicious, and though it was much richer than most of the food I ate while there, and the restaurant much cleaner and calmer, it was quite authentic. My meal was certainly some of the best Nepali food I've had. My... More 

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

This small specialty restaurant is a most-dine experience. There are not many Nepal restaurants even in San Francisco, so this fills a culinary void. Plus - it is very good. If you doubt us, read the reviews and, more importantly, just try to drop in. It is usually packed and a line for people waiting. That alone is a great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 925 Cortland Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-5632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 415-643-3881

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?