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“Informal and nice”

Gaia Restaurant & Coffee Shop
Ranked #12 of 747 Restaurants in Kathmandu
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $8
Cuisines: Asian, Healthy
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
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.
Florence, Italy
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11 reviews
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“Informal and nice”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

Had lunch here on our visit to Thamel (good shopping place). Informal atmosphere and service, but the staff are polite and the food come on time. Had a nepali fare, with lots of different small dishes and the usual staple of rice. Many costumers around testify of this being a popular restaurant.

Visited April 2013
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3 Thank Ron B
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Paris, France
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“a nice restaurant in kathmandu”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

We enjoyed so much this place, a peaceful place with garden in noisy Kathmandu, food is wonderful (momos are the best in Nepal) we have been there and returned and returned

  • Visited April 2013
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3 Thank marcetannie187147
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Presidente Prudente, São Paulo, Brazil
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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“I'm very happy with how I was received and all I found”
Reviewed April 28, 2013

I was very pleased with everything that I found it, are great, very good, good quality and very tasty, I intend to come back and stay in the same hotel, very very good

Visited April 2013
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3 Thank Sil S
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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“Relatively inexpensive western fare”
Reviewed April 27, 2013

Not much local fare here, mostly western fare like fries, nachos, pork chop, steak.
Most expensive thing on the menu was the pork chop at 450Rs if I did not remember wrongly. The steak was 350Rs.
Rather nice ambience overall but they seemed a tad shorthanded and food took a little while to come.

Visited April 2013
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3 Thank limsweekiat
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Try the ginger mint cooler!”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

My friends and I ate here several times when we were in Kathmandu, as we stayed just down the way at Peak Point Hotel. The atmosphere was relaxed, with airy garden seating, so it made for a pleasant respite during a busy stay. It makes for a very pretty, and even romantic, dinner destination with candlelight. I had the same dish each time - spinach with cheese and mushrooms - as I was eating on the lighter side. It had a very nice flavor and was satisfying. Their ginger mint cooler is EXCELLENT, and really helped to settle a touchy stomach.

  • Visited April 2013
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