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Kathmandu Kitchen

90 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3034
+1 828-252-1080
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3034
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch there again today - one of our favorite places to eat in Asheville. The buffet is great - so many interesting tastes and textures. The staff is always very welcoming and attentive, too. Beautiful decor makes me feel like I'm not so near...More

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Tasteless slop. Don’t. Came late lunch, buffet almost empty. No definitive flavors in cold chai, rice pudding, carrot pudding, curries. Slop. Pass this one by.More

Thank Jegsavnerdeg
himalayaninepal, Owner at Kathmandu Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Namaste, we are very sorry as the dishes on the buffet did not satisfy your taste bud. If you were hoping to be a bit spicier for next time please ask for spicy sauces on the side. And may be if you could give us...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017

I hadn't been to the Kathmandu Kitchen in months and since I was in the area, I was eager to have the lunch buffet again. I have never been disappointed in the buffet. There is a good variety of dishes and each one is delicious....More

Thank Levannah
Reviewed 14 August 2017

They serve the best chai I have had out side of Nepal. Everything is delicious. My husband enjoys being able to practice his Nepali.

Thank namaste1995
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

North Indian cuisine made to American requirements Never have the Dosa. They are bad Other food is good service is good

Thank SrivatsanNarayanan
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something a little different. This buffet was a very tasty lunch. It was $10 all you can eat. We were able to sample a wide variety of options this way.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Just because it calls itself Kathmandu and claims to be Nepali / Tibetan does not mean it is not an Indian restaurant. And like almost all Indian restaurants in the USA, this too is pseudo since it does not believe in serving authentic cuisine from...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Delicious, with interesting ambiance. Authentic cuisine. The cuisine shares many dishes with Indian dishes, but with some differences. It is a mellow experience.

Thank caweav
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Maybe the service was an outlier. They seemed understaffed. We waited a while for everything (being seated, food, check). Food was pretty good though! We both got chicken dishes.

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We love this place and eat here whenever we visit. The lunch buffet is a bargain while dinner is simple elegance. Mustdu Candu Kathmandu!

Thank Mike H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3034
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-1080
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