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Garden of Dreams

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Kaiser Mahal, Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1 4425340
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there before on 1/1/17 for the afternoon. The setting made me want to sit for a cup of fabulous Nepali Masala Tea! I sat in the tea salon part in one of the pavilions - there are 3 or 4 seating areas with different styles all serving the same menu. I also had the apple pie - delicious... More 

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Thank Helen B
Jammu and Kashmir, India
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155 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful place to relax and give pleasure to eyes by looking at beautiful flowers. Very beautiful restaurant inside it. Just go and relax around the beauty of this place.

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Thank Ashima T
Kathmandu, Nepal
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373 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is established in an old Durbar (palace) and was a private garden of Kaiser Sumsher. A examples of transforming history into modern touristic attraction. The place has full of unique architect and varieties of flowers and fauna brought from the different countries. The restaurant set up and decor is great and provides a peaceful environment to enjoy foods... More 

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Thank Mukesh S
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3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really expensive for Nepalese standards. I only came for a drink, and I felt like the staff was not pleased with my small and simple order, which did not make me feel at ease. The garden is nice but relatively small, and requires a 200 RS entrance fee. If you need some rest, go find a cheap... More 

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Thank maartmaart
Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Garden of Dreams, Kaiser Mahal is truly the garden of dreams. What an absolutely peaceful spot. To take a breathe, smell a symphony of flora and fauna, have a delightful meal. It is a five minute walk from my favorite hotel - the Annapuna - in one direction and in the other one enters into a busy market environment.... More 

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Thank eebyardie
Bradford, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Every afternoon after pounding the streets of Kathmandu I came here to regain my peace of mind. Some of the buildings have been damaged by the earthquake but it is still a lovely place to be. The display about the development of the garden is interesting and it's a great place to people watch: the local families and lovers finding... More 

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Thank travellercarol_13
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Seriously no words for this place ! It's a piece of heaven in this chaotic city with Victorian architecture and flora ! Magnificently well maintained waterbody and park . Lots of tiny sweet squirrel are really cute things to feed and be sure you are with your loved one or with book . Kaiser cafe inside the garden is little... More 

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Thank anusa g
Ullapool
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

The Garden of Dreams is a lovely peaceful place in the heart of Kathmandu. The Kaiser Restaurant is OK but not exceptional. Service is quite slow.

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Thank Highlands332
Slovakia
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Peaceful, calm place in the centre of chaotic and dirty city.. It was funny to see all those little squirrels running around but there were also too many flies and that was not as nice. . Waiters were kind and fast and the coffee really good.

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Thank U3922CBdaniela
Adelaide
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160 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

One of those special places that is deserving of a visit each time I come to Kathmandu. They have created a very special atmosphere and one can sit in peace with a range of most delicious foods in the surrounding cafes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Nepalese, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaiser Mahal, Tridevi Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1 4425340

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