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Northfield Cafe

) #103 of 686 Restaurants in Kathmandu $$ - $$$ Cafe, Asian,
Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
+977 1-4700884
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:30All hours
Cafe, Asian, Nepalese, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first experience in a Thamel restaurant. We were greeted nicely at the gate by the waiters and also the monkeys. I liked having the monkeys hanging around but other tourists were not impressed. Was a little dark under the cover but enjoyed...More

Thank 123456saskia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Northfield after arriving in Kathmandu. The menu was as wide as the gulf in class between Chelsea and Leyton Orient last season. There were lots of choices for all tastes. My companion and I had veg curry which was pretty fine. Would recommend....More

Thank DG1996
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tries to cater to all tastes and has a menu that covers a number of different cuisines. People speak highly of the mexican food but i havent tried it here. Otherwise, Generally ok but nothing special in my view. Mostly outdoors which is nice altough...More

Thank 797david
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice of western and eastern cuisine. Owner/Designer designed the place to make it feel cozy for all travelers. This place is highly recommend to visit after a long day of walking and shopping.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great restaurant serving one of the best ranges of continental food in Thamel and some Nepali/Indian food. The staff are really friendly and try really hard to help you. It has a lovely location. Is opposite the bazaar and set back in...More

Thank je55555
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We enjoyed our first dinner at Kathmandu at this restaurant just close to Arts Hotel. Enjoyed Live Nepalese Music along wit dinner.. Good Indian food supplemented with bar and efficient service.

Thank kkwalia
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The servers were good.. but drainage smell from the street was a big turn off. Food was good and price was reasonable. It would be great if the servers know what is on the menu as i asked about a few items and was given...More

Thank Sun Joy G
Candace K, Guest Relations Manager at Northfield Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Glad you enjoyed your meal. Sorry your visit has coincided with the installation of new sewer lines throughout the city. This week the lines on our street have been installed and the odor is gone. I hope you will come again. PS. We will work...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

We had dinner at this restaurant. Though the food was OK, the service was pathetic and terrible. The waiter was very rude and he did not have any courtesy. He also overcharged and did not produce bill. We manually verified again with menu card and...More

Thank Balaji R
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We were warmly greeted by the owner as soon as we stepped in who was happy to give recommendations and suggestions as requested. Lots of options and meal sizes meant we all found something good. Would absolutely return.

Thank Kristen777
Reviewed 20 May 2017

It is located near the heart of Thamel, and just at the end of Mandala Street, and yet every time I've passed the place it looked nearly empty. I was determined to give the place a try on my return from a trek, and while...More

Thank Nilleh
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Howard P
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Response from Marilyn W | Reviewed this property |
Friend in Nepal tells me that Northfield cafe Was part owned by Mike Frame from Northfield MN. He sold to a nepali family. Mike died in 2008. Northfield cafe is a great place to eat, good food, modestly priced. Hope this... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4700884
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