The best traditional dishes and food of Nepal

Updated: Oct 8, 2020

Nepal is a beautiful country situated between China and India and is home to the world-famous Himalayas. This country has a lot to offer to any kind of traveler, whether you are adrenaline junkie or just looking for a relaxing peaceful vacation. If you are planning a trip to Nepal make sure to try all the delicious dishes and food of this country.


Just keep in mind that generally, the food is pretty spicy here. Therefore if you are not used to eating such food, make sure to ask for non-spicy option when making an order.


Guest Blogger: Yana Maximova, Aware Impact


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Nepal is an ethnically and culturally diverse country. Because of this diversity, there is an impressive array of local cuisine. India, Tibet, and China have strongly influenced Nepalese cuisine. Very often people confuse Nepali food with Indian. While they definitely do share some similarities, each cuisine is unique in its own way. It's not an easy task to establish a group of dishes which is distinctly Nepalese. However, some of them are specifically popular across the country.  You should be able to find them in almost any restaurant. Do try the following dishes and food when visiting the culturally diverse Nepal.