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Koto Restaurant

Lal Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1-4256449
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good57%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (23 reviews)
“tempura” (5 reviews)
“bento box” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lal Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Durbar Marg, which is walking distance from the tourist hub Thamel. Very good location. The food is very authentic and good. Not a very fancy restaurant. It looks very basic but the food is lovely. The have a Japanese chef. I highly recommend this...More

Thank Franccesco88
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We recently went to koto (lalitpur) for lunch. We had 1 sushi bento, 1 salmon teriyaki bento, 1 Coke, 1 mineral water which totalled to approx 2100rs. The sushi bento was a great deal with 5 types of nigiri & maki. Both bentos had stir...More

Thank zazzy01
Reviewed 18 March 2017

this is the first time i had bad experience here.... had ordered udon and teriyaki chicken .... the service was very late and when the udon arrived it had strand of hair in it ...later we saw that the chefs did not have head cap...More

Thank Shahita S
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

who would have thought you could get authentic Japanese in the heart of Kathmandu. Do yourself a favour and come here at least once

Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I love the traditional Japanese food and it might come as a surprise that there are several Japanese restaurants in Kathmandu. Koto is clearly my favourite. It is not even very expensive and serve a good selection of sushi amongst many other things. It is...More

Thank Elias V
Reviewed 22 February 2017

when you need real rice this is place. if you stayed at hotel yak and yeti, this place is near. they have 2 times of open, they not open everyday. they open 2 times. best rice, best sushi. best food. best service. the location is...More

Thank amazinggirls
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I know looking for sushi in a landlock country is almost impossible and unrecommended, but when my cravings for sushi or Japanese curry pop up, I always get my fix at Koto. Not the cheapest place to eat, but worth the splurge.

Thank JemK_ima
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a casual dinner here one evening, stumbling upon the restaurant quite by accident and were surprisingly impressed.The service was excellent, the food was quiet good and looked healthy fresh. They have a Brilliant Menu!!The soup and sushi were delicious. The prawns were also...More

Thank Pujan L
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Best place to have Japanese food in Nepal at Heart of Kathmandu, Durbarmarg. Great customer service with warm ambience gives you a feeling of Japanese culture. World class food served with perfection. Pocket friendly menu prices with tasty and quality food.

Thank Hoobangantama
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Although the Restaurant is a little out of the way on the first floor, it is quite pleasant inside. Staff were very helpful and friendly and there was a large selection on the menu. I found that the prices were good value compared to my...More

Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lal Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4256449
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