Peaceful Garden Café
Char Dham Temples
Standing at the western end of Durbar Sq, the four Char Dham temples were constructed to provide spiritual merit for pilgrims who were...
The square is flanked by a series of ornate brick-and-timber buildings that were originally used as maths (Hindu priests’ houses). The...
At the east end of the square, the eye-catching Dattatreya Temple was originally built in 1427, supposedly using the timber from a...
Staffed by enthusiastic local students, this small coffeehouse serves decent espressos, lattes etc. It’s a handy retreat from Tachupal...
Newa Chhen Restaurant
Slightly rundown and dingy, the food however is cheap and tasty. It gets points for excellent Newari dishes and a corner table with...
Lonely Planet review
This sleepy outdoor eatery, in a courtyard behind the souvenir shops on the south side of the square, does the usual menu, but at good prices.