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Yak Restaurant

Thamel | Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4259318
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“palak paneer” (5 reviews)
“soups” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Thamel | Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After spending 16 days trekking the Annapurna Circuit, I developed a fondness for dal bhat. I had it every day because each tea house on the circuit prepared it differently. On my last day in Nepal I went to the Yak Restaurant because it was...More

Thank EyeTravel11
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This restaurant is tucked right in the busy tangle of streets in Thamel. It had a good selection of foods, with almost everything gluten free (which matters to me). I chose some dishes that I generally can't find gluten free - battered fried prawns, egg...More

Thank Jeanene P
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

In seven visits to Nepal this is the worst meal I have had. I ordered fish curry and askef for it to be spicy. When it eventually arrived, only after a considerable wait and my asking if it was on its way, it was nothing...More

Thank ToneG49
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

A average place in the heart of Thamel. Momos were ok. Biryani did not taste like Biryani but more like a nasi goreng. Also the plain sweet lassi tasted very off. Taking into account their medium prices and plain staff and you got a just...More

Thank T-gerrit
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Had some delicious veg khotay momos here, and also got to try the tee-momo for the first time (good, but one is enough since they're huge!). Friendly staff, you can chose between open tables and secluded ones if you want some privacy. Nice prices and...More

Thank Guri H
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my family, as it was located on the Main Street, Waiter looked confused and dint know what was in the dishes so we went for the simple menu & dint want to experiment. We had chicken curry, egg curry, Dal,...More

Thank Prachi H
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Great spot for traditional Thongba (fermented millet drink). The mushroom Ema Dachi was BRUTALLY, WONDERFULLY spicy- real bhutanese dish, though there wasn't much cheese in the dish...

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner and ordered the Nepali set menu. All of the curries were spoiled. They didn't even change it. Not even apologetic. Avoid. Tons of alternatives in Thamel.

Thank Tanvir H
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I'm not sure food here is Tibetan. I ordered a dish of salad and to my shocks, there is no dressing. I asked the staff for it, and they said no rudely. Will never come back again.

Thank VinhLu
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The main thing to highlight about this place is that the staff are amazingly rude. In terms of food, I ordered a sweet lassi and a vegetarian soup. I have been drinking lassis for the last 7 months, but I couldn’t drink this one! It...More

Thank thattravelchick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Tibetan, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thamel | Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4259318
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