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El Mediterraneo

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Jhamshikhel | Jhamshikhel Chowk, Patan (Lalitpur) 44700, Nepal
+977 1-5527059
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, great ambient, very professional. I have been there five or six times and the food was excellent every time. If you are going to visit nepal, you have to go there! Really great spanish and mediterranean food!

Thank Marina G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

El mediterraneo restaurant is one of my favorite restaurants in Katmandu. The dishes are based on the mediterranean cuisine. Spanish style tapas and delicios dishes are served with tons of taste and love! We went there several times during our katmandu stay and for us it was like eating at home. The place is very warm and for sure I... More 

Thank María C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant must be undoubtedly the best place in town. The service is pretty good and I liked the dessert the most! If you happen to come by, you wouldn't want to miss Paella!

Thank Philip J
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Yesterday we went to elmediterraneo and we order "paella mix" it was very tasty and the service of this restaurant was also fast and good.

Thank Daniel S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

day before yesterday on my birthday i went to elmediterraneo with my friends and we order spanish dish called paella it was so good and we like visit.again..

Thank Bikram G
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I had been to El Mediterraneo a month ago with my family to try something new. I had heard alot about this restaurant and i gave a try to those mouth watering tapas. The food was at its best and the environment was mind blowing. After the best course of tapas we tried the desserts and I can say that... More 

Thank you-guessJha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were blown away with the variation of exclusive tapas which were served one after jamon...manchego cheese...chorizo..tortilla..to name the few and the best collection of subtle desserts invited by the warm owner

Thank Sushil T
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I frequently visit here and i find this place mesmerising. food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing. We especially enjoyed the special dessert, natija(even took photos so we could try to replicate at home).

Thank asna t
Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been living in Nepal for two years but first heard about this restaurant from a colleague, who highly recommended it. Tried the seafood paella and fish stew, both of which were delicious. The fish stew had a variety of seafood, such as calamari, prawns, mussels - which is hard to find in Nepal - and the sauce was light but... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016

This restaurant came highly rated, but I have no idea why. First, my meal - Gambas al ajillo (miniature shrimp, not much garlic or other spice really), sopa de pollo (more water than stock with a little thyme added), and jamon con pan e tomato (thin tomato paste spread on bread and served next to some ham slices. My colleague... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jhamshikhel | Jhamshikhel Chowk, Patan (Lalitpur) 44700, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Patan (Lalitpur)
  • Phone Number: +977 1-5527059
First Spanish Restaurant in Kathmandu, Nepal with the experience of a fine dine along with variety of tapas and mediterranean cuisine.

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