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Northfield Cafe

Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4700884
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Cafe, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 6 days ago

From the moment we walked in, I sensed the staff wasn't interested in taking any more customers. But we were tired after a long day sightseeing, and the place itself looked interesting, so I decided to ignore my initial thoughts about the staff, saying they're...More

Thank Noshtradamus_IN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve dined at the Northfield Café a few times and the food has always been good. The service is very friendly and fast, and they have a house band that plays local music. The restaurant is at the center of Thamel, only a few steps...More

1  Thank Taru L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Northfield Cafe is located in one of the most beatiful gardens in Thamel. The staff is friendly and kind but the quality of the food is bad. I just ordered a veg fried rice (one of the most easy plates you can find everywhere)...More

Thank diana r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were craving for some mexican food and we happen to find this place somehow. The place was quite spacious but the food and service was average. Enchilada looked okay but the taste was kind of meh and also the tortilla was a flour one...More

Thank Bikku G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and very friendly people. My waiter educated me on Nepali history, food came out fast and the ambience is great

Thank graysonmcreynolds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there once last November after a long trek out in the far west of Nepal and wanted to treat ourselves. What a disappointment! Having lived for more than 3 years in Nepal I have to say that it was the worst food experience...More

Thank bernde75
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch.. nice ambience.. Tasty food. Friendly staff...Not so expensive even.. Totally worth.. Must visit .

Thank shweta b
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We had lunch in this supposed to be nice garden and restful place. Even though it is a calm break in a crazy city like Katmandou, the service was not welcoming, not nice and very poor. Food was not except the burrito (Indian, sandwiches, fries...More

Thank Anne-sophie D
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Idyllic garden setting, great breakfast burritos and super welcoming staff. They're willing to help you with all of your Kathmandu needs. I've been back several times and never been disappointed.

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Great food, wonderful service, cold yum local beers and a wealth of local knowledge from the staff! A must visit in Kathmandu place! 👍🏼

Thank samanthadA4230VO
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Howard P
20 March 2015|
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Response from Marilyn W | Reviewed this property |
Friend in Nepal tells me that Northfield cafe Was part owned by Mike Frame from Northfield MN. He sold to a nepali family. Mike died in 2008. Northfield cafe is a great place to eat, good food, modestly priced. Hope this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4700884
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