Kathmandu offers dining varieties that range fromthe exotica of five-star menus to roadside café  experience. The bestpart about it is that the price range is easily affordable for mosttourists. Restaurants in Kathmandu and around the Valley have improveda great deal in the last several years.

Indian,Chinese, continental and enough other varieties are available tosatisfy the palate of a food connoisseur. Visitors, also enjoyauthentic taste of indigenous cuisines in the ethnic ambience of Nepalirestaurants. Restaurants and food joints in the nooks and corners ofThamel are very popular among Western visitors. In some restaurants ofKathmandu and Pokhara, traditional songs and dances are performed bylocal artists during meals.