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Kathmandu Bistro

727 Main St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2737
+1 605-343-5070
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“naan” (66 reviews)
“butter chicken” (21 reviews)
“curry” (17 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30 Hours
Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
727 Main St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2737
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Some of the best indian food i’ve ever had! Such kind people serving as well. Great service, food etc.

1  Thank ronald r
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The lunch buffet was amazing! Great quality food, friendly staff, intriguing decor, and even the bathroom had a homey feel to it. Highly recommend the Kathmandu Bistro.

1  Thank Jono1328
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Kathmandu Bistro" was just across our hotel, (on a stop-over visit to RAPID CITY), surprised at finding Nepali Cusine,we decided to try it out, and found the service very welcoming , pleasant and quick, the menu options very genuine and individual preferences were available and...More

2  Thank anantharambadr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town for business and came across this place. I’m and avid fan of cooking Indian food, and have sampled it everywhere from Los Angeles to New Orleans to Orlando. This is a fantastic restaurant. My first night I had the Pakoras, Saag...More

2  Thank Clay L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I live near Nemo (~30 minutes from Rapid) and have dined at Kathmandu countless times since it opened several years ago. Definitely one of our favorite local restaurants. The food is authentic and deliciuos. The mixed grill is such a good value...More

2  Thank Greg_Kerri
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We came here for dinner on a Saturday night. It was pretty busy when we came in at 7:15pm but only waited about 10 minutes for a table. The service was amazing. Everyone was extremely friendly. Our food came quick and it was fabulous! We...More

Thank CAB_0407
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We came upon the Kathmandu Bistro purely by chance, and I'm very happy that we did. Upon walking in the door, we were greeted kindly and seated immediately. Throughout our meal, the staff was very attentive. I felt as if I was special guest in...More

Thank TruiteAuBleu
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Ate here on 2 occasions whilst staying in RC as we enjoyed it so much on our 1st visit. The quality of the food was a surprise and was a lot better than we anticipated. We ordered different dishes on our 2 visits and all...More

Thank Wilton2
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

They serve a standard range of Nepalese/Indian dishes with a few more unusual items. Our food was reasonable in quality and we enjoyed what we had. Prices, including drinks, were OK for the USA. It wasn’t very full on a Saturday evening - I guess...More

Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 22 September 2018

My life partner Bruce and I were the first couple in the restaurant this evening. When we saw the description in the Restaurant Guide, we just had to check it out. The smells wafting from the kitchen were heavenly: complex curries and biryani, vindaloo, and...More

Thank Janet D
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Questions & Answers
12 May 2018|
Response from Sudarsan99 | Reviewed this property |
Lunch buffet start from Monday to Friday and they open at 11 am to 2 :30 pm and they open 7 days in a week
Jason B
27 July 2016|
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Response from Jusplair S | Reviewed this property |
Actually you can ask them to make the food spicy for you. It is depends on your choice sir :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 Main St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2737
    (Mt. Rushmore Road)
  • Public Transportation: In the summer a trolley car runs from the civic center to the historic downtown. Otherwise, there is parking along both sides of Main Street which is a one way heading west.
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-343-5070
  • E-mail
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