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Nepali Chulo

Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1-4002009
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“rice wine” (5 reviews)
“cultural show” (7 reviews)
“nepali food” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The worst service.... Serves your nepali thaali like some street side motel on the highway... People bringing you empty plates and serving dal bhat... No pre set plates... I am with my guests ordering my nepali thaali... And a bunch of confused waiters all over...More

Thank Gaurav S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The restaurant is located in Lazimpat but the entrance is little inconspicuous. We had to struggle little to find the entrance. But once you enter the parking and the area around the building is spacious. The ambience is lovely which tells a lot about Nepali...More

Thank rina_chhetri
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the primary tourist traps of Kathmandu. The food is alright; nothing special. The chicken curry is served with chunks of bones and a bone got lodged in my teeth ( very uncomfortable). They play very loud music on bad speakers which...More

Thank AnalogUe7
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic evening here with Nepali friends. The food was very tasty, the service was delightful and the entertainment was enjoyable. All set in a great building. Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Osprey2012
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Had heard a lot and was recommended this place by my holiday coordinator. The redeeming factor to this place was the cultural programme which was excellent. The food was average and the service was quite below par. I found the staff waiting on our table...More

Thank Parinjay
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The waiters are well misbehaved, They dont write the orders and if you are lucky and if they remember what was ordered it will be delivered . First time saw despite making complaint to incharge no action taken. Got great ambience, but got no decency...More

Thank sandeep s
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Try a typical nepalesian dinner, daal bhat, that you eat with your Right hand. While you eat, you Can enjoy lokal Dancers, and listen to lokal Music. I Can really recomend The food!

Thank InaMariaBarbara
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The settings are okay, in an old building historically important I guess. But food is overpriced and quality is worst than roadside cheap Dal Bhat stalls. I think roadside hotels in Mugling serve better food than Nepali Chulo. For a plate of low quality Dal...More

Thank SamTastikk
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Last year we went to a "typical Nepalese dinner" and were underwhelmed. This year we went to Nepali Chulo and could not have been more surprised. Great food, great dancing/music. Highly recommended

Thank Neil F
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Restaurant is housed in a 200 year old palace. Food was reasonable and was served on brass plates. Entertainment was interesting. Drinks on the expensive side.

Thank BronwenSydney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4002009
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Nepali Chulo offers the finest traditional Nepali and Newari cuisine with a lively Nepali cultural program every evening.Nepali Chulo is situated in one of the oldest palace of the Rana family.the beautifully restored building reveals more then two centuries of history.for the comfort of our guest we provide a choice of seating arrangements(floor,Low chair and high chair)recreating an atmosphere of bygone years of up to 250 peoples.
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