Our Dinner Menu

simply delicious


Yala Special Grilled Chicken

Grilled chicken served with seasonal vegetables & creamy mashed potatoes in lemon sauce

Char Grilled Pork Chop

Grilled pork chop served with seasonal grilled vegetables, potatoes & a wonderful red sauce

Tofu Chilli & Garlic

Locally made tofu doused with chilli & garlic served with rice & a seasonal salad


Nepali Appetizers

Papad Masala: Sun dried papadum prepared & presented in Nepali style with assorted condiments

Chicken Sadeko: A light savory salad with grilled chicken & mustard oil

Chicken Satay: Fresh chicken strips marinated in a peanut sauce

Vegetable Pakora: Fried mixed vegetables in a butter patty with a blend of Nepali spices 


Nepali & International Cuisine

Dal Bhat

Fresh meat or vegetable curry, fresh seasonal vegetables, lentil soup, potato in Nepali Spices, achar & rice

Grilled chicken with mozzarella & spinach


Grilled chicken fillet stuffed with mozzarella & spinach. Served with mashed potato, fresh vegetables & a white wine sauce

Teriyaki Noodles

Pan fried noodles with locally made tofu, oriental mushrooms & a light teriyaki sauce

Seasonal fresh juice, Yala style pancake, eggs any style, hash brown potatoes, grilled tomato and a banana

Yala Steak

Beef steak cooked to your liking served with seasonal vegetables, lyonnaise potatoes & a wonderful peppercorn sauce from the Terai region of Nepal

Mongolian Barbecue

Boneless chicken or beef pan fried with soya sauce, ginger, garlic, onion & pepper served with rice

More meals to please you

Our extensive in house menu has many more choices for you to enjoy including momos, soups, curries, burgers & a range of vegetarian dishes. 

Our lunch & breakfast menus are also available to all our customers in the evening. For those who would like dessert or a coffee / tea after their meal do see our coffee, tea & dessert menu.

More Dinner Choices

Yala Cafe

only fresh ingredients

At Yala Cafe all our meals, including dinner, are freshly made in our kitchen. Each and every morning and afternoon our kitchen staff visit the local markets nearby our cafe where we select only the finest ingredients. 

We pride ourself on our fresh produce, helpful staff and making sure you enjoy your meal!

people love our food

see what they say

Delicious food

Great place to have your lunch / dinner. The staff are extremely attentive, very friendly, and the food is delicious. 
Highly recommended!


Best new restaurant in Kathmandu for you!

A cozy cafe that’s high on atmosphere, low on price and great on taste. Yala Cafe might be the best new restaurant in Kathmandu for you!

David Ways – Author – Best dinner restaurants in Kathmandu

Amazing, Quiet Cafe in Thamel

Great restaurant (and BnB attached) run by a young group of local Nepalis. Amazing, fresh ingredients and a quiet getaway right down an alley from the busy streets of Thamel. Went twice during our stay for both breakfast and coffee. Highly recommended!



Hours of Operation

7:00am – 10:00pm

8:00am – 10:30pm

Come & have a great meal with us!

Yala Cafe
Kawabahal Street

+977 980-1169212