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The Zone

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Chang Lam | Gpo 415, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
+975 2 331 441
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21 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Portrays itself as a diner-style hangout. Generally dingy with very average food and a strong smell of stale grease. The only thing in its favour is it stocks Red Panda beer, a tastier alternative to the ubiquitous Druk family. Wouldn't go back.

Thank glenclova
Hyderabad, India
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The zone was our find for this trip. We couldn't complain about anything here. We went here on 2 days and it was awesome both times Garlic bread - light and easy to eat. The best we had in bhutan. Pork ribs with rice - excellent. The meat was tender and flavoursome with a lot of gravy. Egg club sandwich... More 

Thank Sandeepbala
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

each time we are back in thimphu, our first meal has to be at the zone. pork ribs, beef ribs, pork chilly, house burgers topped by their apple strudel. the ambience provides cosy comfort and the staff is swift, friendly, attentive.

Thank Mita K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place for lunch, had some crispy juicy burgers. The outside seating area is cool place, next day ordered for some drinks in the night and had a relaxed time. Though a bit costly good place to visit.

Thank Suganthi M
Bogra, Bangladesh
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is very good and the ambiance is very relaxed. Would recommend the cheese burger over the yak burger but both are delicious. Also has momos and a cake of the day so there's something for everyone.

Thank Barrettviper
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great music and nice warm ambience sets this place apart..I felt the place had an american touch both in the menu and the ambience..tried burgers and fries and must confess that the burgers were really good and juicy yet crispy..I the liked the sitout ..it is facing the road but the cool evening breeze helps to ignore the traffic( hardly... More 

Thank Travsian2016
Siliguri, India
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Great Food with highest quality & freshness. Portion is sufficient for one person. Nice meeting and very quiet with ever smiley owner Mr. Namgay.

Thank biplabbirpara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

hardly meet anyone who did not like the veg burger its different and a must try its better than the non veg option

1 Thank Xe10
Thimphu, Bhutan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The Zone is good for eating out. Decent mix of Foreigners and Locals dining here. Must admit that they serve the best Pizza in Thimphu. Burgers are ok. Will recommend !!!

Thank Tenzbar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Best pork ribs I have ever had. I don't know how they do it but they do it right. Best place for any kind of tourist.

1 Thank Davidsubba

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Bar, International, Pub, Fusion
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chang Lam | Gpo 415, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu
  • Phone Number: +975 2 331 441

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