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Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 1-4430170
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“rice wine” (12 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
“fried potato” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nepal is a land where the Sanskrit saying " Athithi Devo Bhava" (Guest is God) is truly followed. We were welcomed in the traditional way with Thika. The patio is very tastefully decorated with traditional Kalash and Deep. The personnel took special care of me...More

Thank anu r
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We were in team of about 30, mostly foreign delegates attending a program in Kathmandu. All were made to sit in a big hall and preset course of appetizers , drinks and meal was served by waiters and waitresses in cultural Nepali attire. There was...More

Thank aloknbsm
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Went there to have the dinner. And the experience was excellent. Food, staff, service and cultural dance. Bit busy because I think everyone comes there to have best Nepali food in the Kathmandu. It's the best place to have Nepali food and the experience 👌

Thank Madusha G
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We were part of a tour group and the Nepali dinner and cultural show at Utsav was a tour option. Dancers performed various regional folk dances while we ate. There was a wide variety of food, including soup, fried potato sticks, popcorn, momos, vegetarian and...More

Thank jdc8mbc
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We solidly enjoyed dinner at Utsav, which was arranged for us by our tour company. It provided what we had been looking for: an authentic window into what Nepalese might actually eat. Other reviews describe the food perfectly, although I had the veg options and...More

Thank Nestor R
Reviewed 25 January 2018

One can not only experience tradition and culture through Nepali cultural program but also the authentic Nepali food which makes your experience to a different level. The restaurant will start from 6pm and the cultural program starts from 6:30-7pm, it will be truly a great...More

Thank sales61217
Reviewed 15 November 2017

After my first full day in Nepal, I had a great dining experience at Utsav. This restaurant specializes in Nepali cuisine and provides music & dance vignettes during dinner. I was fortunate enough to have a seat close to the stage which really provided the...More

Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A typical Nepali dinner was arranged for us along with folk dance and music. This was organised by Travelsmith Nepal Pvt Ltd. The persons helping our group were Bibek and Soojan. Both of them did a very good job in showing us Nepal and its...More

Thank Zarin S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Went for dinner here during our visit to Kathmandu. The food was served in traditional metal thalis. However, the fork and spoon were not very clean. Food was nice, though a bit on the less spicy side. Fish was marvelous. They have a fixed menu...More

Thank Happy2Help247
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The dinner is arranged by our guide and we had a group of 11 people. We were greeted by every staff with a great smile who brought us good appetite at the first pace. The dinner included a good variety of food including a taste...More

Thank Virginia F
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lal Durbar, Durbar Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4430170
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