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“Thank goodness”
Review of The Stupa

The Stupa
Ranked #1,763 of 2,479 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Price range: US$8 - US$16
Cuisines: Nepalese
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Thank goodness”
Reviewed 9 August 2012

This place is now closed.

Its saved anyone else being put off Himalayan food.

Only stayed open for a few months and I suppose that says it all.

  • Visited June 2012
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English first
Edinburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“No frills, tasty homecooked food”
Reviewed 28 April 2012

I had a takeaway from here. To start I had momos, which are like chinese dumplings with a meat filling. They were pretty good, I could tell a lot of care had gone into the filling. For a main I had a pork-spinach curry. Again this was lovely - rich but not oily and heavy like an Indian version.

The staff here are extremely friendly, and along with the great value of its dishes, The Stupa deserves to do well.

  • Visited April 2012
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“no customers on a saturday night,bad sign.”
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Situated in leith walk this tibetan nepalese restaurant looked worth a go.Only a small place half take away with about six tables set up for dining .Starters mixed platter cold in the middle with small pieces of frankfurters cut in a novel shape not what i expected .Mains were better stupa basket curry and a mixed curry very nice. Staff friendly but as we were the only ones ,she wasn,t hard pushed.All in all we,ve been and were a little disapointed won,t rush back.

  • Visited February 2012
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“Very nice restaurant”
Reviewed 11 January 2012

Very tasty food.Mo Mo, Chiken chilly was bset.Staf were very polite and freindly.and also price is good.i would like to visit again.

  • Visited December 2011
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Thank sanjit s
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Slough, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“a real Nepalese restaurant with great food!”
Reviewed 30 December 2011

We saw this on our way back to the hotel, and so wanted to check it out. The Nepalese staff were very warm and welcoming. The prices were also very reasonable. The Momos, in particular, were great. I would highly recommend them.

Visited December 2011
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Thank Digantam G
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