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Krishnarpan Restaurant

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Pashupatinath, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1-4470770
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Bergamo, Italy
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must-visit restaurant in Kathmandu! Amazing Nepalese interior, authentic food and attentive service! Highly recommended!!!

1 Thank Alima A
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While Krishnarpan's price is signifcantly higher than virtually all restaurants I have seen in Nepal, it's worth every penny. Service is and food were outstanding.

1 Thank Thiago M
Long Neck, Delaware, United States
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229 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Krishnarpan is the Napali specialty restaurant in Dwarkas Hotel. It is truly a dining experience. Lots of Nepali food to try. You will not leave here hungry.

Thank Linda K
Singapore, Singapore
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Krishnarpan is based in Dwarika's hotel. Dwarika's has a history its own, and if you are not the hotel's guest, it's a great opportunity to visit this unique and stylish place. The restaurant is based in a quiet corner within the hotel complex, on the lower ground floor. You will be welcome by traditionally clad staff, asked to take off... More 

Thank OandP_nomads
Hong Kong, China
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

My husband and I were only in Nepal for a long weekend so the 12 course menu at Krishnarpan was an excellent choice to try a wide variety of local food. We booked in advance by email and chose from a selection of set menus. From start to finish the service was excellent. Loved the rituals that were associated with... More 

1 Thank Tamar S
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100 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I went alone one night, having reserved with the maximum 22 courses in advance. It was a totally amazing experience, with a true abundance of food types, including meats of chicken, mutton, buffalo, duck, wild boar and quail - plus variations on dahl, bhat as well as fish and many exquisite tarkari's. Juicy fish and crisp quail were my favorites.... More 

Thank MobileDane
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This was my first dinner in Kathmandu. Arriving in the rain, taking our shoes off , the hand washing ritual, sitting on our softy cushions. An apron was tied around our back, The menu had our name and the date in the Nepali calendar. Sharing the food with Krishna, pouring rice wine as they do tea in the Middle East.... More 

Thank 7Flo
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

The hotel is in Dwarika Hotels and is one of the best Nepali restaurant in my opinion. It needs reservation in advance and has a set Nepali menu, so make sure you ask about the menu in advance if you are a picky eater. The menu is customized with your name on it and you depart with a lovely Nepalese... More 

1 Thank Supriya B
Kuala Lumpur
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Krishnarpan Restaurant is located within Hotel Dwarika and serves wonderful Newari (cuisine of the indigenous people of the Kathmandu valley) as well as Nepal dishes. Table setting is fairly low; with some cushions for your back. We had the 6 course dinner menu - portions are generally small - with the exception of the 5th dish which is thaali meal... More 

Thank Anselm D
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is a must do dinner for all foodies and history and culture lovers. The menu is set, so you'll have to book ahead; allergies were easily catered for. Wear something that is loose: you'll be sitting on a low bench and you'll need the expanding space! It was special to get a personalised menu, a lovely keepsake. The dinner... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pashupatinath, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4470770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?