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Kathmandu Kitchen

90 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3034
+1 828-252-1080
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • 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 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
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

After my first visit to Kathmandu Cafe a few years ago, it became my favorite restaurant. I can't speak to the authenticity of the Nepalese cuisine, but I can say the food is flavorful, subtle and delicious. We have always had a delightful meals, from...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday night and enjoyed our meal. We each ordered a meal. I ordered the Hyderbadi Biryani, a truly unique rice dish and my wife ordered the Chicken Tikka which was outstanding. The wait staff was only two gentlemen, so it was...More

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 1 May 2017

One of our favorite spots for a great meal after a day in Asheville of hiking or exploring breweries. It's on the same block as the Thirsty Monk so very hard to miss. Amazing Indian, Nepalese, Tibetan specialties and plenty of options for vegetarians. We...More

Thank justinballetta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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