Best Restaurants in Pokhara

10 BEST RESTAURANTS IN POKHARA

Pokhara is quite a popular tourist destination; therefore it is full of numerous restaurants, bars and Café’s. One can relish all types of cuisines in Pokhara – Italian, Chinese, Indian, Western, Asian, Korean, Japanese, authentic Nepali dishes etc. Below are the 10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara, lakeside that you can consider for eating, while you are there in Pokhara. Even though there are numerous options for dining in Pokhara but these 10 restaurants are amongst the best- very famous, good service and great ambience.

10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara

1. FRESH ELEMENTS

An amazingly good choice for fresh and healthy food options. Not too pricy and a huge variety of cuisines offered – Italian, Chinese, Asian and European etc. It also has options for Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free dishes. Décor of the restaurant is also admirable.

  • Address: Middle Path St, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 10:30 AM to 10:30 PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $10 – $15 for 2 people
Fresh Elements Pokhara
Fresh Elements Pokhara

2. BYANJAN RESTAURANT 

It is a good choice of restaurant if looking forward for mouth watering Indian food. It also offers Western, Asian and authentic Nepali Dishes. Some of the must try dishes at this restaurant are Momo’s, Daal Bhaat, Tibetan Soup, Indian Curry etc. This restaurant also offers a variety of vegetarian dishes. Interiors and lake side view from this restaurant is spell bound.

  • Address:Lakeside Rd 15, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 07:00 AM to 11:00 PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $10 – $25 for 2 people
Byanjan Restaurant - Pokhara
Byanjan Restaurant – Pokhara

3. THE COFFEE SHOP AT DAHLIA BOUTIQUE HOTEL

Named as Coffee Shop but in actual they offer a huge variety of dishes. Even though it is not as popular & commercialised as other restaurants, but trust me, it is one of the best places to eat in Pokhara. It has beautiful artistic interiors and offers splendid lakeside view. Food and services are excellent. Definitely must try are their Nepali Thali and Momo’s.

  • Address: Lakeside, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 6:30 AM to 10:00PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $10 – $15 for 2 people
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
Dahlia Hotel Coffee Shop – Pokhara
Amazing Nepali Thali at Dahlia Hotel Coffee Shop - Pokhara
Amazing Nepali Thali at Dahlia Hotel Coffee Shop – Pokhara

4. METRO COFFE CRÊPES SLUSH

This is the best place for having dessertsin Pokhara. They offer excellent crepe’s, pancakes, milk shakes, coffees, slushes, ice-creams etc. It is a very reasonably priced friendly Café, which I am sure everyone will enjoy. You can even visit this place for breakfast.

  • Address: Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 07:30 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $5 – $15 for 2 people
Metro Coffee Crépe and Slush - Pokhara
Metro Coffee Crépe and Slush – Pokhara
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
Nutella Crepe – Metro – Pokhara

4. OR2K RESTAURANT

One of the top choices of restaurants in Pokhara. Good price range, great portions, delicious food, huge vegetarian options etc. with an amazing set up overlooking Lake Phewa. It is a multi cuisine restaurant offering Asian, Lebanese, Italian, Fusion, Nepali cuisines etc. OR2K also has a branch in Kathmandu.

  • Address: Baidam 6, Centerpoint Complex, Hallan Chok, Lakeside,Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings:08:00AM to 11:00PM
  • Price Range: $5 to $15 for 2 people
OR2K Restaurant - Pokhara
OR2K Restaurant – Pokhara
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
Lebanese Platter OR2K – Pokhara

5. ROSEMARY KITCHEN

It is a small cosy restaurant at the lakeside. The seating arrangements in the garden area are totally mesmerising. If looking forward for tasting the best authentic Nepali food in Pokhara, then this restaurant should bethe 1stchoice. They offer other cuisines as well. It also hasgood vegetarianoptions. Rosemary also has a branch in Kathmandu.

  • Address:Baidam Rd, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 07:00 AM to 10:00PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $10 – $25 for 2 people
Rosemary Kitchen - Pokhara
Rosemary Kitchen – Pokhara

6. KRAZY GECKO 

Located slightly away from the main market area is this amazing wooden restaurant right at the lakeside. If craving for yummy fast food, specially burgers, then this is the perfect place. Enjoy a peaceful meal with mesmerising view of the lake at this restaurant.

  • Address: Baidam Road, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings:09:00AM to 09:00PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $10 – $15 for 2 people
Krazy Gecko - Pokhara
Krazy Gecko – Pokhara

Below are some of the best choices of restaurants to enjoy, specially at the evening at lakeside, Pokhara 

7. CAFFÉ CONCERTO 

If craving for delicious Italian food in Pokhara then go to Café Concerto. Apart from its amazing food, it is the vibe of the place, which attracts a lot of people. It is very well located – right in the main street market, playing nice Jazz music with beautiful wooden interiors. This is a nice place to enjoy drinks and food in the evening. They also offer Happy Hours – buy one and get one free drinks for specific time of the day.

  • Address: Lakeside, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 07:00 AM to 11:00PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $20 – $45 for 2 people
Caffe Concerto - Pokhara
Caffe Concerto – Pokhara
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
Lasagna – Caffe Concerto – Pokhara

8. MOONDANCE RESTAURANT & BAR 

It is one of the best places to enjoy the evening by the lakeside with good music, delicious food and excellent services. They serve Asian, Western and European Cuisines. They also have a huge range for Vegans and Vegetarians.

  • Address: Lakeside Road, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings:07:00AM to 10:30 PM
  • Price Range:Approx. $15 – $25 for 2 people
Moondance Restaurant - Pokhara
Moondance Restaurant – Pokhara

9 ROADHOUSE CAFÉ

This is another place to enjoy music, good food and drinks in Pokhara. They also offer Happy Hours services – buy one get one free, at specific time of the day. They specialise in Italian cuisine and their Pizza’s are their guest’s favourite.

  • Address – Hallan Chowk, Lakeside, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 11:00AM to 10:00PM
  • Price Range: Approx. $15 – $25 for 2 people
Roadhouse Cafe - Pokhara
Roadhouse Cafe – Pokhara
10 Best Restaurants in Pokhara
Pizza – Roadhouse Cafe, Pokhara

10 ROLLING STONE ROCK BAR 

Looking forward toenjoying a live rock band performance and good food, then this is the place. Even though quite expensive compared to all other restaurants in Pokhara, the ambience, fun and enjoyment is incomparable.

  • Address:LakesideRoad, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
  • Timings: 12:00PM to 01:00AM
  • Price Range: $26 – $50 for 2 people
Rolling Stone Rock Bar - Pokhara
Rolling Stone Rock Bar – Pokhara

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2 comments

  1. Dealt with a bona fide description of the indegenous cuisines ! One can turn foodie after having relished such lip smacking eatables ….
    Wonderful eateries around the world have always been the attraction of the travellers 👍👍

    1. Thank you so much

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