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“Excellent lunch”

Gaia Restaurant & Coffee Shop
Ranked #13 of 715 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Price range: $2 - $8
Cuisines: Indian, Cafe, International, European, Asian, Nepali, Healthy
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Gaia Restaurant & Coffee Shop is specialized in Eurasian cuisine. We offer various breakfast sets and a large choice for your lunch or dinner. Besides that, we offer fresh, organic coffee and various teas, salads and cakes. Inside & outside dining In the sun, in the shadow or inside. Alone, as a couple or with a group. We provide you plenty of seating options, both in- and outside. Various daily newspapers At Gaia you can catch up with the daily news from Nepal and the world. Next to a number of Nepali newspapers we offer three English dailies: The Kathmandu Post, The Himalayan Times and Republica. The Kathmandu Post The Himalayan Times Republica Free Wi-fi Check your e-mail, update your blog and keep track of your Facebook and other social media with our free wi-fi. Ask our staff for the password.
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Excellent lunch”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

Had lunch here on a friends recommendation. Wow. Although under renovations food was prompt, delicious and extremely well priced. Although a little difficult to find, this is an excellent establishment and well worth the extra effort to locate.

Visited January 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“We went three times in one day.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013 via mobile

This cafe/restaurant is lovely. It has a great atmosphere, yummy food and the service is superb. Free good wifi, so you can sit in the sun sip a lovely drink and contact home.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fresh food and real organic brewed coffee!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2013

After trekking in Nepal for 20 days this spot was an oasis. It's outside so bring a jacket for the chilly morning! Milk coffee was made from organic BREWED coffee (NO NESCAFE) and warmed milk. My breakfast had fresh tropical fruit and delicious yogurt. Very attentive staff, clean and beautiful outdoor patio area.

  • Visited January 2013
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
“Hard to find but well worth the effort”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2013

I had been looking for this restaurant when we had been in Kathmandu previously but had failed. We then came upon it quite by accident on our second spell in the city. I wish that we had found it the first time.

The menu was both extensive and varied and any amendments to certain meals were complied with gladly. The food when it arrived was excellent and obviously very fresh. The service was first class and the prices were very reasonable indeed for both food and drink. (It is important to note that many restaurants in Kathmandu add on 15% VAT and 10% service - the prices here were as shown on the menu - all inclusive.) Add in free WiFi, a delightful setting and ambience in the middle of the chaos of Kathmandu and this place would take some beating.

Seek it out - it's worth it.

  • Visited December 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great food and chilled out atmosphere”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2013

Went here for lunch and then again for coffee - its a great place to relax and meet other travellers. Food is good.

Visited November 2012
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