Restaurants

Spanish in Bodhnath (Boudha)

La Casita de Boudhanath

For something a bit different, climb the narrow stairs at this tiny place and grab a romantic perch for wine and tapas overlooking the stupa. The authentic gazpacho, paella (for two) and toast with imported chorizo …
Chinese in Bodhnath (Boudha)

White Dzambala Tibetan Restaurant

It’s hard not to feel a twinge of guilt eating Chinese food in Tibetan Bodhnath, but this doesn’t seem to deter the local Tibetan businessmen and monks who come here to tuck into authentic Sichuanese gongbao jiding …
Tibetan in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Double Dorjee Restaurant

On the lane north of the stupa, this borderline dingy Tibetan-run old-timer caters to backpackers and the dharma crowd with rock-bottom prices, tasty Tibetan and Western food, and soft sofas that you'll have to pris…
International in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Stupa View Restaurant

The stupa views are as good as they claim at this superior traveller-oriented vegetarian place, so come early to nab one of the coveted top-floor seats. The meze and sampler platters are excellent, with fresh and ta…
International in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Flavors Café

There's something for everyone here, from baked mushroom and spinach to Thai curries, pizzas and steak. There are no views from the pleasant interior courtyard just off the stupa, but it's a quiet, secluded place an…
Vietnamese in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Pho 99

This new place is a stylish take on light and fresh Vietnamese dishes such as summer spring rolls, a spicy green papaya salad and plenty of pho noodles. There are also good cakes, coffee and, unexpectedly, French ch…
International in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Rabsel Garden Cafe

This restaurant in the Shechen Guest House offers espresso coffee and cooks up excellent vegetarian food in a peaceful garden.
International in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Garden Kitchen

A partly open-air place serving the usual globe-trotting menu in a quiet and pleasant garden. Reasonable prices attract many long-term dharma students.
International in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Café du Temple

Run by the same people as the Café du Temple in Patan, this smart and efficient place targets tour groups with a variety of Indian, Chinese and Tibetan dishes, plus unbeatable rooftop views that shine in the afterno…