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Newa Chhen Restaurant

Tachupal Tole, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“no frills” (2 reviews)
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Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Tachupal Tole, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am always looking for some food experience... and is quiet difficult to find something different, it looks like everybody have the same menu... But here was a BIG SURPRISE!!! Food is great!!! And UNIQUE!!! I wish I could have come and tried everything!!! And...More

Thank fabioh2
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It took us nearly a month of hanging in the ancient city of Bhaktapur to discover this gem and it was right under our noses. Definitely recommend going straight to the page of local specialties on the menu. The Newari live here, a culture that...More

Thank rhondarecreates
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Trying out our first newari foods in this restaurant. The staff / owner really nice and explaining to us about the food. We end up trying our 3 dishes. Peanut sandheko, samay baji and forgot the last one - like a pizza thing. The samay...More

Thank pyutrii
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

It took me a bit to find because it doesn't look as a restaurant. Once you go upstairs things go better. Staff is nice and helpful, and menu is cleared with pics. Portion are huge, food is tasty and price is good.

Thank Alicia L
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Had trouble finding good places to eat in bhaktapur and was recommended to Newa Chhen by the owners of Peacock Guest House (which is only a stone's throw away). The interior kind of turned us off but the food compensated for that. The portions were...More

Thank 25zenanh
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant at the first floor of an old building. I had chatamari bara (a sort of rice flour pancake with a crispy bottom and a veg or meat topping) - it was great!

Thank VivInWonderland
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I both had the non veg Newari set (dhal bhat) and it was very nice indeed. We were the only people in but the staff were very attentive and friendly. The food did take time however we were in no rush with...More

Thank Pea24601
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I have taken a photograph of this restaurant which clearly shows that the second floor has completely gone. I assume that this damage occurred during the big earthquake of 2015. Access to the first floor restaurant area is by a steep wooden staircase. Watch how...More

1  Thank BobbyJimF
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Seems this restaurant was pretty badly rocked by the earthquake.. It certainly looks nothing like the tripadvisor photos that have been uploaded. The tables and chairs look much more.. Simple. And there are no more third floor views as the main photo seems to suggest....More

Thank Anton M
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I stopped here for a quick bite after trekking to Changu Narayan and Telkot earlier in the day. I just had the Newari soup and it's delicious! It's kinda sour with all kinds of veggies, soy beans, potatoes etc. def hit the spot on a...More

Thank xiach
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  • Address: Tachupal Tole, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Bhaktapur
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