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Jojolapa Nepalese Bar & Kitchen

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59 Newhall Street, Birmingham B3 3RB, England
+44 121 212 2511
18:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Knowle, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It would be easy to walk past this amazing restaurant and miss it as there are no signs visible until you are level with the front entrance. Once inside, the food and service were fabulous today, tasty and plenty for a lunch. We will definitely return!

Thank Jayney53
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend Jojolapa to anyone curious about trying a new food culture, anyone who loves Indian/Nepalese or just love good food. Great service and absolutely amazing food.

Thank Arash J
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i went there last night the owner greeted me and showed me to table there was hospitable waitress there who was attentive i had lamb, saag, paneer. dahl .and beer the food was amazing im Indian this was the best Indian restaurant i have ever been too and i have been to many across the world this was authentic indian... More 

Thank justtravel1
Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went there for dinner last week, hoping to try some Nepalese dishes. Perhaps it was ignorance on our part but the menu consisted 99% of Indian dishes. Also, the restaurant had a strong smell when we walked in but luckily, this either disappeared or we went noseblind. Ordered Chatamari for starters which was nice and we... More 

Thank Ajitha R
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Excellent service from all staff, food was delicious, fresh, tender and the flavours fantastic. Really interesting blends of herbs and spices. Surroundings were lovely and very calm and comfortable for a quiet meal. However, we were early and the restaurant was certainly filling up as we left so best to book. We will return as soon as we can and... More 

Thank Theoneandonlymr... A
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I went with a couple of friends for my birthday. I appreciate it was a busy night near Christmas (Thurs) but I felt we had to wait a long time for our main meal - about half an hour. The meal was tasty but disappointed with the service.

Thank Carol P
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We visited here last week and there were four of us and we all had different dishes and everything was cooked perfectly so we all enjoyed our meals. We booked a table but didn't need to as there was no-one in there. It was a Friday evening and the Birmingham markets were on so it was full everywhere. Couldn't understand... More 

Thank palane52
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Lively and busy restaurant with friendly,efficient service and deliciously authentic Nepali food - fresh ingredients interestingly combined - price very reasonable too. Good for vegetarians - Specially enjoyed the fresh okra and also the fresh paneer and the momos.

1 Thank Julia C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

One of the best Currys I've ever had, we ordered a lamb saag and a chicken in garlic and chilli, it was absolutely perfect. The service was great, we were only in the area on business but would definitely return. Thank you

1 Thank Sophie Louise K
Wigan, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here and enjoyed when working previously in Birmingham so it was an obvious choice for my first night. Food and service were excellent, second night was a Friday and my intention was to eat early in a pub, as packed I abandoned that idea. Decided that I enjoyed the previous meal sufficiently to return. The first night... More 

1 Thank Alan B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$31
Asian, Nepalese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Digital Payments, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Newhall Street, Birmingham B3 3RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 212 2511
Hungry Brummies looking for a cosy-chic space for stylish cocktail parties and dinner parties need look no further than Jojolapa on Newhall Street. This Nepalese restaurant has a sleek interior decorated with dark wood, a black and red colour scheme, intricately carved Buddhas and an abundance of fresh flowers. Jojolapa which means 'welcome' in Nepalese has a family-run feel and the attentive staff and killer menu will have you coming back for more. Signature dishes include the Momo soup a chicken dim sum broth with seasonal vegetables and noodles; the nariwal jal turay curry with spiced cod, coconut milk and cream; and everyone's favourite the chicken tikka masala.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?