Indian in Thimphu

Hotel New Grand

A simple but good-quality pure vegetarian restaurant with Indian delicacies, such as dosas and tomato-stuffed kofta.
Indian in Thimphu

NT Hotel

Don’t bother checking out the rooms, but the restaurant in this local inn is a recommended, basic, inexpensive, hot-curry and cold-beer haunt. Don’t inspect under the tables but do enjoy the liquid Tuesday special.
Chinese in Thimphu

Rice Bowl

Decent dishes such as chilli pork, Sichuan chicken and spare ribs are made to be shared here, though the service is slow and some dishes like the Singapore noodles occasionally miss the mark.
Indian in Thimphu

Hotel Ghasel

This simple local hotel offers excellent-value Indian food for those on a budget. There are no set opening hours but it's open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Indian in Thimphu


Chula gets our vote for the best Indian food in town. The chicken tikka masala, dal Lakhnavi and palak paneer are all great, as are the good-value set lunch thalis (Nu 300). The dishes are tuned to tourist tastes, s…
Indian in Thimphu

Hotel Jumolhari

This delightful restaurant in one of Thimphu's more appealing hotels is notable for its delicious curries, delicate naans, cold beer and relaxed atmosphere.
Thai in Thimphu

Baan Thai

The Thai food here is authentically spicy, and the tasty curries are big enough for two (single diners can order half portions). The bubbly Thai owner is happy to offer recommendations, or try the delicious tom kha …
Thai in Thimphu

Lemongrass Thai

The portions are made for sharing at Thimphu's best and most stylish Thai restaurant, with excellent dishes like Thai basil chicken or chicken panaeng curry prepared by a Thai chef. Groups of four or more can preord…