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The Kathmandu

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
3142 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3044
+1 801-466-3504
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (10 reviews)
“naan” (10 reviews)
“korma” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3142 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3044
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch Buffett is good value. Variety of food, including naan, vegetable curry, butter chicken, tandoori chicken and dessert choices - mango pudding and rice pudding - when we visited. Tibetan, Nepali and Indian options. Dinner -a la carte menu. Mango lassies are a delicious way...More

Thank AnninSLC
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We just enjoyed a great buffet lunch at The Kathmandu. My husband usually doesn't like to go to buffets, but after some initial grumbling about not wanting to go to a buffet, he admitted that the buffet was great because you got to try so...More

1  Thank Bears78
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant could possibly the worst food that I have ever had at a restaurant. The food tasted like dog food and it took like a half an hour to get our food. Overrated.

Thank froggy45632
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had the chicken coconut korma and chicken momo with garlic naan, mango chutney and raita on the side. It all tasted great! We were initially going to be seated on the far side of the restaurant, behind a glass divide, but we asked if...More

1  Thank Lansbergen
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Visited on a Friday night. The vegetable appetizer was nice but a little too much breading. Tried two Nepalese specialty dishes. The waitress was great in terms of discussing how spicy the food should be. They use a 1-7 spice scale. We defaulted to a...More

Thank TStan91
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Service was really slow had to wait a while to be greeted by our server. Also took too long for 1 drink refill. Food was good not great. It may be what we ordered because I've had friends rave about this place.

1  Thank Ben A
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

A most pleasnt dining experience. A homespun restaurant with an authentic and varied lunch buffet. Not crazy about fried veg, except the cauliflower.....everything else.....super delish! Friendly staff.

1  Thank Suzette N
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

A warm atmosphere, nicely decorated, very nice waiters. The food was good in general. I recommend the lamb dish, as well as the momos. The Kalo dal was too salty and I wish there was another dal on the menu. I had fantastic dals in...More

1  Thank Windycitier2
Reviewed 9 December 2016

An excellent lunch buffet. Great variety of flavorful foods, including several vegetarian options. I tried many different selections, and everything I put into my mouth was delicious. The chicken was particularly tender. Nice atmosphere, felt very much welcome. Price was extremely reasonable given the quality...More

1  Thank zuckmeister
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Consistently wonderful delectable wide variety of Nepali/Indian dishes with captivating decorative backdrop and striking visuals (photos and slide show) of the Himalaya's, villages, rivers and life in Nepal. All of the above coupled with the genuine friendliness of Rabi & Sapkota, the owners, as well...More

1  Thank globalpaddler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3142 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3044
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-466-3504
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