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Momotarou Restaurant

Pokhara-6 | Lake Side, Kathmandu 00977, Nepal
+977 61-464134
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (11 reviews)
“miso soup” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Pokhara-6 | Lake Side, Kathmandu 00977, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to this restaurant after wandering about the Thamel looking for some Japanese cuisine for my dad, and we were not disappointed. There was a good selection of food from several cuisines, mostly southeast Asian and local. The food was flavourful and the portions...More

Thank Amir G
Reviewed September 16, 2018

At Momo Tarou they serve great japanese food. the staff is welcoming and freindly. The house tea is great. They have a wide variety on the menu, tried the soups, the veggie sushi and other great dishes.

Thank Douwe K
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The best Japanese restaurant in town. Healthy food clean place. Staff welcoming and service top notch. I've tried udon, cutlet maki, salmon sushi, bento box, veg tempura, chicken teriyaki, kabha don , these food were all amazing. The chef was amazing. Owner was friendly and...More

Thank rukm123
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

The ambience looks dull but the food taste really great. I ordered some salmon sushi , tried veg tempura, had some maki cutlet every dish tasted perfect. Cooked well and presented well. Prices are reasonable too.I would defintely recommend this restaurant to everyone.

Thank Wander757068
Reviewed February 7, 2018

This is one of my favourite Thamel restaurants. They are obviously popular as they are working on enlarging the seating area. The food here is consistently good, mostly Japanese with a few Nepalese dishes. I usually go for the big bowls of soup that are...More

Thank KathmanduMazza
Reviewed August 4, 2017

I ate at this restaurant in Kathmandu for 5 days, usually a bowl of noodles, saba no nitsuke and some tofu. Inclusive of tax this works out to be like 18 sgd/1350 rupees, which is what i spend on average. The food is okay, but...More

Thank websolutions83
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Really yummy food that really hit the spot for my craving for Japanese food. I'm from the USA so I can't speak to authenticity, but the udon was the best udon I've personally had. Very good value as well.

1  Thank emilys0uth
Reviewed June 20, 2017

We found this restaurant by coincidence because we got lost in trying to find a specific nepali restaurant in Thamel area. We were not disappointed at all, due they have nepali set menu and also delicious momo. Even tough it was Japanese restaurant, finally we...More

Thank 63kei
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We stumbled on this restaurant as it was close to our hotel in the Thamel area of Kathmandu. After 2 weeks of Nepalese food while trekking, we were looking for something different and this place offered Japanese and Chinese as well as local fare. We...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed May 12, 2017

we went here many times during we stay in Kathmandu, good food,big potion and reasonable price. Nice welcome drink. vibe in restaurant is cozy.

1  Thank dawisiyap
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pokhara-6 | Lake Side, Kathmandu 00977, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 61-464134
Momotarou specialises in typical Japanese cuisines well known for their taste and nutritional values. Momotarou serves a comprehensive menu which includes different flavours of Sushi, soups, noodles and other Japanese dishes and beverages. Every order includes a complimentary cup of herbal tea and at least one special pickle
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