Best Places to Eat in Thamel, Kathmandu
1. OR2K Restaurant
Israeli – Vegetarian – Vegan - Gluten Free.
The best atmosphere and food in Nepal. OR2K is very peaceful and relaxing. Leave your shoes at the door and enjoy eating your food on low lying private tables all while sitting on big comfy cushions. Try the OR2K Combo Platter or their vegetable sizzler. Top it all off with a banana lassi. Absolutely awesome place!! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/or2krestaurants/
2. Himalayan Java Coffee
No matter what country you are from, or how particular you are about your coffee, Himalayan Java Coffee will not disappoint. This café has a New York downtown local vibe about it. Grab a warm cup, find a spot on their long tales or couch and snuggle into the many warm heaters. Help yourself to one of the many books on the bookshelf or hook into their free wifi and catch up on work or emails. You will find yourself here longer than you anticipated. Light food options are available too. Web: http://himalayanjava.com/
3. Fire and Ice Pizzeria
If you don’t visit Fire and Ice while in Thamel, you will be very disappointed. Settle in to this popular restaurant and choose one of their pizzas, spaghetti or Dal Forno. The menu options are endless and we guarantee you will want to go back for more. Either get your individual pizza (the offer half and half options) or try a big enough pizza to share. You cannot go past the original “Fire and Ice” flavoured Pizza. Avocado Lassi is on the menu, the only place we have tried this flavour, and it is delicious! Web: http://www.fireandicepizzeria.com/index.html
4. Roadhouse Cafe
Step off the hustle and bustle of the streets of Thamel and find yourself in a setting where you will feel like you are in a south mediterranean garden. Try their wood fire pizzas or settle for one of the better Dal Bhat dishes Nepal can offer. This food is Food is great, good variety of café style food on the menu.
Best burgers in Nepal! If you are craving a western feed then do not go past Friends!
6. Third Eye Restaurant
Indian – curries and continental cuisine. The service is always excellent – everywhere you go to eat or just buy something.