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Thamel House Restaurant

29 Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4410388
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (16 reviews)
“rice wine” (18 reviews)
“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
29 Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have visited thamel house on couple of occasions. I really like their nepali thali set. the lentils are delcious along with boar meat. Mutton was sumptous. I had an awesome time at thamel house. The restaurant is nepali themed with lovely traditional decors. Everyone...More

Thank Shreepak M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made two visits in a week - the first was for two of us, the second for thirteen!! The standard of food, both a la carte and set menu, was exceptional. Service was prompt and cheerful. I personally would recommend the veg set menu,...More

Thank Colin1421
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance of the place was really good. The staff were very nice and hospitable. The food was ok, I kinda expected more as I have enjoyed all other Nepalese resto I have been to around Thamel. I might come back and give it another...More

Thank iamninoace
Reviewed 5 September 2018

On our first stay in Kathmandu this was the first restaurant we ate at and was so good we voted to try it again on our return. Everyone except me took advantage of either the Vegetarian or Meat Set which is like a ten course...More

Thank jim f
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We had what is in effect their tasting menu, which is a good way to experience different types of Nepalese food. If we had gone back I'd have chosen for myself, but this was a good start. A wee bit touristy perhaps, but a nice...More

Thank JanetBrussels
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Whenever I come to Kathmandu, I always visit Thamel House. The food is superb. I always get the vegetarian dal bhat option and it is consistently delicious. The staff always comes by and offers to refill your plate so come hungry and ready to eat!...More

Thank mmmcneil
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This is the first meal we had while in Nepal, and I am appreciative of being referred there, by a local guide. We travelled a good way from the airport, after stopping here and there for sightseeing, I would say we were pretty hungry. We...More

Thank mirrabooka
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We went for dinner there. The location is central. The building is old traditional Nepalese house. The food is local Newari. When in Kathmandu one must experience the local Newari style food.

Thank FaruqFaisel
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I went to Thamel house recently in a group of 8 and had a delicious authentic Nepali meal in a peaceful and comfortable setting, great ambience: - The server served traditional Nepali rice wine in the traditional style, it was interesting to see - The...More

Thank Angela8toomuch
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

On our last night in Nepal we decided we wanted to enjoy one last meal of local food and Thamel House was well recommended. We both had the non veg set menu and it lived up to our expectations. The food was tasty and there...More

Thank RollingWithTheStones
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phil G
29 February 2016|
Response from wanderlust345654 | Reviewed this property |
There is a vegetarian option as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4410388
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