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The Explorer's Restaurant

Indian, International, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese
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Vajra Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Restaurant is set in the great setting of the Vajra Hotel, and serves a selection of meals to suit western palates. I ate pretty well exclusively Nepalese food which I found to be well prepared and slightly watered down versions to elsewhere, no doubt to suit western palates. Pretty good value. On the other hand, while breakfasts were more than... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

Although much of the mid-day and evening menu is dedicated to meat dishes some of the vegetarian meals are worth the detour. The Thali with the butter-fried dal is excellent and the vegetarian Indian dishes are also very good.

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

Kind recetionests , highly appreciated management of the hotel good appreance , clean environment , natural flowers on each table.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2008

Architecturally exquisite. Charmingly set within gorgeous grounds that provide organic fruit and veg for the meals. Simple, fresh cooking - from breakfast eggs to vegetable thalis to buff(alo) burgers :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, International, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vajra Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu

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