Pokhara is not just a beautiful lake city to visit but also where you can find amazingly good Nepali and non-Nepali foods to eat. Here are some of the Nepali foods and places you shouldn’t miss while in the Pokhara.
Thakali delicacies at Thakali Bhancha
‘Thakali Bhanchha’ located at Chipledhunga and Lakeside is the must-go place for Thakali khana and ethnic delicacies. Just don’t try typical Thakali khana set, also try other unique delicacies of Thakali such as aalangkhu (buckwheat dumpling soup), ghinti (blood sausage), phapar ko roti (buckwheat pancake), kanchemba (buckwheat-fries), sukuti (smoke-dried meat) etc. Thakali communities have very rich food culture!
More about the restaurant and varieties of ethnic dishes they serve, including other best Thakali restaurants in Pokhara: Best Thakali Restaurants in Pokhara
All about local fishes with Nepali spices at Duna Tapari Restaurant
If you are wondering about the best place to eat Nepali fish dishes prepared from locally sourced fresh fishes from Fewa lake, ‘DunaTapari Restaurant at Khapaudi (Pame) is the must-go place. Never had such varieties of tasty fish dishes. Try poleko machha (pan-cooked fish without oil), bhitte tareko (small variety of fishes fried) and saruwa (fish head soup).
More about the restaurant and varieties of dishes it serves: Best Nepali Fish Dishes in Pokhara- Duna Tapari Restaurant
Go around Pokhara hunting delicious Momo
Momo is the ultimate foods and Nepali people love to eat anytime, anyday and anywhere (especially in cities and towns).here are the places we have tried and recommend (Thanks to everyone for suggesting these places).
Recommended places for momo: Best places for Momo in Pokhara