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Medoe Karphu

$$ - $$$
Asian, Tibetan
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Old Town, Lhasa, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

If you are not in the hurry the Meido Garbo is a must visit. Great location, amazing Tibetan food. Beware of the friendly cat. But the choko momos (potato dumplings) are a must.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2012

I have been coming here for a few years and the food is always amazing!!! The fried yak meat, curry potatoes, and shapahlay are amazing!!!! The food is delicious and the atmosphere is really cozy!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2009

Medoe Karphu is a tiny little place, hidden in an alleyway off the main walking street of the Barkhor shopping area of Lhasa's Old Town. It is really small, only about 4 tables, serving only Tibetan food, no English menus, no tourists. We had yak momos, vegetable soup, and a couple other specialties that I can't remember now - all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Tibetan
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Town, Lhasa, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Tibet  >  Lhasa

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