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Sam's Bar

Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 981-9280538
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Best bar in thamel

As I am local people of Kathmandu . I frequently visit with friends to sam’s bar thamel . One of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dhiraj S
,
Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
via mobile
Decent enough little bar

a bit pricey but quite lively and full of both westerners and locals . No reason not to pop in for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
whenyoucantravel
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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LOCATION
Thamel, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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+977 981-9280538
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As I am local people of Kathmandu . I frequently visit with friends to sam’s bar thamel . One of the old and best bar of thamel . Many foreigners will visit here than local . Place cocktail and music is awesome. Every Saturday night...More

Thank Dhiraj S
Reviewed 1 week ago

a bit pricey but quite lively and full of both westerners and locals . No reason not to pop in for a beer or two.

Thank whenyoucantravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a solo traveler and I had a lot of fun in Sam's Bar, you can find people from all over the world there, it's easy to find a nice conversation. The beer is relatively cheap (well, the beer in Nepal is the only...More

Thank Dmitry P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place with friends and had worst experience ever in a bar. The servers firstly served us drinks which were not good, the alcohol was not real, probably added water to tequila. When we wanted to talk to someone about it they were so...More

Thank Saikiran9
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Sam's Bar is the place to visit while in Thamel and definitalely appreciated as international environment for a beer with partners. loads of flags available from different nations enjoy finding the colors and smiles of the staff while tasting Popcorn or chips. Resham Firiri...More

Thank frederic s
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Located in the heart of Thamel, this is a place where you can meet other travelers and have a great time with a few drinks and laughs. Staff is really helpful/friendly and service is fast. If you're going on a weekend then make sure you...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 21 August 2017

One of the go-to bars in K-town. Good for the value of money and great environment. I've a lot of memories with this bar. I've been visiting this place since years. Highly recommend this place to spend your evening with your friends.

Thank GodMode
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Small place but great bar frequented by both expats and locals, very laid back bar with great music. Only drinks are available, no food.

Thank Nirav D
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Sams bar is a good place to sit with friends, drink beer and listen to music. Servers are fast, friendly and efficient. Probably the most popular bar in Thamel among foreigners.

Thank GOHABSGO1984
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very friendly owners and staff, the Austrian wife is the bartender and the husband a Nepalese body builder. Ice cold beers, good sized shots, good canned music and a fun place to hang out. Tucked away on the second floor, and adventure to find but...More

Thank EdMarzec
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wEny1
24 April 2016|
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Response from Pema T | Reviewed this property |
They do not have an entry cost. Also, it would be weird if they had because usually pubs and bars around Kathmandu do not have this system. The prices for the drinks are pretty cheap in comparison to other places around... More
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