National Birendra Art Gallery
The offbeat location of this gallery in a crumbling old Rana palace at the Nepal Academy of Fine Arts is probably more interesting than...
Narayanhiti Palace Museum
Few things speak clearer to the political changes that have transformed Nepal over the last decade than this walled palace at the...
It’s worth schlepping out to Lazimpat on a Wednesday and Saturday night (from 8pm) to catch the live jazz in this tiny upstairs bar,...
This authentic Vietnamese-run place in Lazimpat is bursting with the flavours of cilantro, lemongrass and fish sauce. The light and...
Panipokhari · interesting places nearby
It takes a brave person to order sushi in the Himalaya but raw-fish experts (afishionados?) generally rate Koketsu as the best Japanese place in town. The seafood is flown in fresh from Thailand. The focal point of the restaurant is definitely the central teppanyaki grill. It’s at the northern end of Lazimpat, right across from the Japanese embassy, which is no coincidence.