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Nepalese Kitchen

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Laugavegur 60A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 517 7795
05:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 05:00 - 23:00
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

With so many restaurant some way out of our budget, we decided to try the Nepalese after reading about it in the Iceland Times. We were not disappointed. We got a warm welcome from Deepak, freshly cooked food which was beautiful. Would throughly recommend.

Thank Brightskies56
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic meal for two hungry vegetarians. Astounded to hear that previous diners had moaned e.g. about using wholewheat flour in naan bread. So much disrespect for a wonderful establishment. Support this superb restaurant next time you're in Reykjavik.

Thank Nicholas B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The owner/chef greets everyone and takes very obvious pride in the food and its authenticity. It is good value for really good food. No rushing, just a relaxed atmosphere where appreciating the food is valued. I had the Nepalese Masala with chicken and rice. The Chef told us it had taken him three years to perfect this recipe - well... More 

Thank patriciamcnamara1
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped in just before seeing a concert at the Harpa. The waitress was very helpful and told us which dishes took longer than others. The meal was good, we had a spicy curry and a grilled chicken, both of which were excellent. The seating is limited, but on a Saturday night, we were quickly seated and served.

Thank ruth w
County Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Found this gem by accident on our last evening in Reykjavik. Chef was obviously very passionate about his food, sourced his ingredients with care and this was evident in the quality of the dishes served. Staff were attentive and the atmosphere was great. All customers were greeted like family and I will definitely be back if I make it back... More 

Thank Damian C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here with my son. Had a tomato based curry and my son had the Naplese curry. Both are sweet which was incredibly good. Prices were a little high, but so is everything in Iceland. I ordered a second nan to wipe the bowl and plate clean. Yum.

Thank Gary L
Portland, OR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best dining experience we have had in our 5 nights in Reykjavik. Simple and good atmosphere. We had two different types of curry

Thank TheBurbys
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you've had enough of amazing seafood (are you mad?!) in Iceland then head here. Nepalese/Tibetan momos (wonton-type dumplings) are difficult to find in many cities but you wouldn't expect to find them in Iceland. They were great! You must order the lamb. It's absolutely amazing! Lovely friendly welcome. Expensive by London standards but cheap by Reykjavik standards.

Thank absgt
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner twice at this restaurant, the food is excellent and the staff have a very good knowledge of Gluten Free requirements. Brilliant menu would highly recommend.

Thank Patricia B
Reykjavik, Iceland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnificent food and service. The owner, Deepak, sources all of the spices and ingredients from Nepal and brings them home to Iceland directly. This hidden gem is one of Reykjavik's best kept secrets. Deepak's courteous and friendly staff provide service of the highest quality and the cuisine itself is quality from the first bite to the last.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Asian, Tibetan, Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
05:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 60A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 517 7795
Nepalese Kitchen restaurant offers a delicately spiced Nepalese and Indian Grill & Curry. Kitchen's Nepalese dishes originate predominantly in the Newari cuisine, praised for its rich taste as well as for its dietary benefits. All our food is glutein free. If you have any allergies, please let us know and we will adjust the food for you.

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