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Dobhan

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2110 Atwood Ave., Madison, WI
608.242.4448
Today
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Don't forget to have a Mojito...

The ambiance, service, food, and mojitos were all great! I have eaten here many times and have never had a bad meal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 26, 2014
dawnomj
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Madison, Wisconsin
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English first
Madison, WI
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We took our kids here last Friday for dinner after having walked by on another night. We were not disappointed. The staff was very friendly. The owner came over and chatted with us, brought crayons and paper for our three year olds. My husband had a mojito and the lamb tagine, I had the sangria and the tandoori chicken. The... More 

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Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I can' recommend this restaurant. There was a shortage of staff on the Saturday we went for lunch. The wait staff was working hard but she fans herself while she is taking our order. There was no price listed for the special and was I surprised when I saw the bill. It was way over priced. The meat was not... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I've been coming to Dohban for a while now - bringing family and friends to experience some ethnic flavours of Nepal (think Indian with a more earthy / less spiced feel) with an international interpretation. Using locally-grown, grass-fed meats and organic vegetables, the food is punctuated with delightful flavours that tease the palate. Today, I had brunch. Finding an interpretation... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This is one of our family's favorite ethic restaurants in Madison! I can't speak to all the entrees on the menu, because my husband and I always order the same dish: the Chicken Tagine for him and the Coconut Chicken for me- absolutely perfect! There are several dishes on the menu for our vegetarian daughter and the appetizers are delicious,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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98 reviews 98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The ambiance, service, food, and mojitos were all great! I have eaten here many times and have never had a bad meal.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

If you like Nepalese food with a mix of other cultures, this is place to be. The food was good with normal human portions. The only downside is that it took a while to get our meals.

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SoloAdventuress
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My visit was a spur-of-the-moment decision and I was not disappointed. I began with iced tea infused with mint and cinnamon...yum! I wasn't sure whether to have a green salad or dal with my entree, but chose the salad as I thought the dal would be too heavy. My waitress brought my salad--displayed beautifully on the plate with a light... More 

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Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I was at Dobhan for what was essentially a group event where we were served many dishes family-style. The service was very friendly and accommodating, which wasn't easy given our large group. The Vegetable fritters, Flatbread with Dips, Samosas, Jasmine Rice and Coconut Chicken were my personal favorites, but others enjoyed the Lamb dish as well. I found the Tilapia... More 

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Michigan City, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This restaurant pleases everyone in our family-not an easy thing to do. The food is always excellent. The main stay is Nepalese food, but there are often nights with Mexican or other ethnic food. The Dal, a lentil soup, is delicious. The side vegetables are fresh and never over cooked. My husband loves the veggie Saag--cooked black beans and spinach... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Dobhan is an ethnic restaurant that serves food with a Nepalese twist. I have been here on a number of occasions and have never been disappointed. The food is tasty, freshly cooked to order, and served with a smile. The dahl soup is exceptional and there is a great range of teas. The restaurant is small and cozy with an... More 

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Additional Information about Dobhan

Address: 2110 Atwood Ave., Madison, WI
Phone Number: 608.242.4448
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Nepali

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2110 Atwood Ave., Madison, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608.242.4448

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Nepali
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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