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Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1-4430170
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“rice wine” (11 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
“yogurt” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

After my first full day in Nepal, I had a great dining experience at Utsav. This restaurant specializes in Nepali cuisine and provides music & dance vignettes during dinner. I was fortunate enough to have a seat close to the stage which really provided the...More

Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A typical Nepali dinner was arranged for us along with folk dance and music. This was organised by Travelsmith Nepal Pvt Ltd. The persons helping our group were Bibek and Soojan. Both of them did a very good job in showing us Nepal and its...More

Thank Zarin S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Went for dinner here during our visit to Kathmandu. The food was served in traditional metal thalis. However, the fork and spoon were not very clean. Food was nice, though a bit on the less spicy side. Fish was marvelous. They have a fixed menu...More

Thank Happy2Help247
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The dinner is arranged by our guide and we had a group of 11 people. We were greeted by every staff with a great smile who brought us good appetite at the first pace. The dinner included a good variety of food including a taste...More

Thank Virginia F
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Were brought here by our guide. By the arrangement of tables it clearly caters to busloads. It would not be easy to find for a visitor. The food was excellent the rice wine is really a rice based baijiu at 40+% alcohol. The waiter was...More

Thank sealrocker
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We went there on our last evening in Nepal. Not knowing what awaits us because our guide organised this. We were surprised by the friendly, attending staff, the very good food (even when the restaurant itself is very tourist oriented), the authentic drinks and the...More

Thank hauro-no
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I have dinner with all my friends from 6 different countries. This restaurant is very great. When we arrived, the doorman would give us "butu". For muslim like me, this restaurant is fine. Don't hesitate to ask the waiters that you are vegetarian or muslim....More

Thank Sultoni D
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Different experience. Authentic Nepalese Food with live performance of traditional dancing. The staff is really good and service too is quick. They have a set menu for dinner and serve both vegetarian and non vegetarian dishes. The performances were good but they could make them...More

Thank Milind-Kawade
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Great experience & a great way to try Nepalese food. Our tour guide recommended this place and we were rapt to arrive and find they had Nepalese dancing to watch as well.

Thank nittymane
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Even though our party arrived very late due to horrible traffic congestion, the restaurant was still very accommodating. We were served a lovely meal and enjoyed a fun dance show. It was great fun for our large group of teenagers.

Thank Tanya T
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4430170
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