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Kaiser Cafe

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As featured in Best Food in Kathmandu
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Thamel, Kathmandu 459, Nepal
+977 1-4479488
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vienna
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186 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Being Viennese by origin, I very much wondered about serving our famos Sachertorte or Gluehwein far away from home. This is the city's kind of appriciation to the Austrian government who helped to refurbish the GARDEN OF DREAMS wherein the cafe is located at. Even though it didn't exactly taste like home it was very delicious und nothing can't beat... More 

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Thank psymaggs
Kathmandu, Nepal
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff and management of Kaiser Cafe are absolutely top notch. We had planned a birthday party for a staff member at the Garden of Dreams, but were stopped at the entrance because we had a cake. The ticket taker was a real jerk. We had to leave, but went to the back door of Kaiser Cafe. They intervened (ticket... More 

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Thank Jan_BKathmandu
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Just when you need to remember what its like to have a western style coffee or meal and can't afford a 5 star hotel, this is your best bet. Not cheap, but worth the experience

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Thank Namdapha
Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
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79 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant provides you a sort of peace in between hustle and bustle of thamel. Beautiful! The food is good...i wouldn't say the best in Kathmandu. The staff however compensate it, they are very attentive and nice. I was there for my husband's birthday. I would definetly recommend this place to my fiends. The price is on the higher end... More 

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Thank Barsha P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Great cafe for lunch and hangout with friends. I enjoyed the vibe i received from the people there too. Just slightly over-priced :)

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Thank Mehek L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Overpriced and need to pay 200 rupees just to enter the door. The food was delicious but they had small serving sizes.

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Thank travelling_456
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Kaiser Cafe is based in the Garden of Dreams, ab. 20mins drive from Dwarika's. We were there for a dinner, but it looks like a better lunch/ cafe option instead. First things first - the garden is charmingly lit at night, but it probably looks more impressive during the day. At evening time, it becomes the town's high class romantic... More 

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Thank OandP_nomads
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great respite from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu to sit in this cafe and enjoy the view of the garden!

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Thank RogerPua
Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

A great and most beautiful restaurant in Kathmandu city. Located inside the garden of dreams, which is a restored historical and old palace. The restaurant set up, lighting and decors are great. Provide superb food and range of drinks to choose from. However this is bit expensive than other many restaurants in city. Still a most recommended and peaceful place... More 

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Mount Vernon, Washington, USA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We had sandwiches that would pass for good pub food in the US. However, prices were higher even than US. The location in the Garden of Dreams is unique, but given the great food you can find in Kathmandu for much lower prices, I'd skip lunch here and simply visit the garden for a stroll or a couple of hours... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Cafe, International, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thamel, Kathmandu 459, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Kathmandu
  • Phone Number: +977 1-4479488

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?