At The Khukuri, a cozy curry house on West Maitland Street in Edinburgh’s Coates area, close to Haymarket, you can feast on authentic Nepalese cuisine in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. On The Khukuri’s expansive menu you will find a number of traditional Nepalese treats, from a wide range of curries, thali and biryani dishes, to exciting and lesser-known options such as momos – stuffed bite sized dumplings that are an extremely popular snack in Nepal.
Excellent food and very friendly staff. Super convenient for the Festival to have a meal before a show. Would recommend if you are in the area.
Great little restaurant with fabulous food and friendly professional staff. Great night and something for everyone even one. Won't be the last time I visit.
We have just had the best meal ever the service great the food was out of this worldI think we may have to go again before we go home
When it comes to food, Nepal may be slightly overshadowed by its larger neighbour India, but dine at The Khukuri on West Maitland Street in Edinburgh’s Coates district and you will soon discover the joy of authentic Nepalese cooking. Try some piroo piroo chicken or lamb – a famous dish from the capital Kathmandu seasoned with an exciting blend of Nepali spices, ginger, garlic, spring onion, coriander and green fenugreek, or go for the solukhumbu bhenda – a popular eastern Nepalese dish featuring long slices of lamb that are cooked alongside minced chicken, onions, ginger, garlic, tomato and special spices.
Also on the menu is a range of authentic Nepalese curries, sizzling tandoori and seafood dishes and vegetarian options, as well as a wide selection of breads and rices. Decorated in a traditional Nepalese style, this award-winning small restaurant on West Maitland Street in the Coates district of Edinburgh has a lot of charm. Its top quality food and warm atmosphere means that The Khukuri draws in a large crowd, especially considering its easy access to Haymarket, so be sure to book your table in advance to avoid disappointment!